News Stories

Counselor Newsletter
Monthly counseling news
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Homeschool Newsletter
What is happening at DSIS Homeschool
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Important Info & Dates at DSIS
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DSIS Virtual Back to School Night!
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Welcome Back to DSIS!!!
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Canvas LMS is live!
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DSIS 2020 Virtual Graduation Ceremony!!
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100% Online/Virtual opportunities in development now for 20-21 school year!!
DSIS is hard at work developing 100% online/virtual instruction opportunities for the 2020-2021 school year!
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Distance Learning Resumes August 28
Visit the DJUSD website for our Family Guide to Distance Learning.
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District News

February 19 - Opening Campuses for Hybrid Learning / Vaccines for Educators / Fall 2021 Full Reopening
Read Superintendent Bowes’ latest message to the DJUSD community for an update on opening campuses for hybrid learning, vaccine opportunities for educators and more.
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Yolo County Expands COVID-19 Vaccines to Educators
On February 16, Yolo County announced that the County will expand COVID-19 vaccination efforts to include all frontline workers, which includes all DJUSD employees, in Phase 1b Tier 1 of the State of California’s vaccine prioritization framework.
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Kindergarten Information Nights
Find dates and Zoom links for Kindergarten Info Nights!
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February 5 - Governor’s Budget Update, Elementary Hybrid Model Approved
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community with an update on the Governor’s Budget, the new approved Elementary/Preschool Hybrid Models and more.
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Youth Truth Family Survey
Share your feedback and take the 2021 Youth Truth Survey by March 5!
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National School Counseling Week
This week we celebrate our school counselors, psychologists, speech pathologists and mental health therapists!
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Board-Approved Conditions for Hybrid Return
View our new infographic for a clear list of all the Board-approved conditions for a safe return to campus.
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Parent Feedback Needed on On-Campus Activities During Distance Learning- Deadline Jan 31
By completing this survey, you will help us better understand what types of extraccurricular activities and opportunities might best serve and support students at your child's school.
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January 22 - Conditions to Return to Campus- Other In-Person Activities
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community with information on the conditions for a hybrid return, hybrid models and more.
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January 8 - Violence at the Capitol, Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community addressing the January 6 violence at our nation’s Capitol Building and providing a Return to Campus update.
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Two Special Meetings of the DJUSD Board of Education
To continue discussions about Return to Campus, the Board of Education has scheduled two Special Board meetings. Watch via Zoom webinar.
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Welcome Back!
We hope everyone had a safe and restful winter break.
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Our Mission

Davis School for Independent Study is a small, innovative school for students in grades K-12 offering differentiated, high-quality curricular pathways to pursue educational and career goals. We combine independent study, home school, on-site classes, access to other high school and community college courses, and community learning experiences all incorporating individually tailored, challenging and engaging curriculum. We value and prioritize in personal attention and strong relationships among staff, families and students.