News Stories

View a recording our Virtual Information Night!
Join us for more information regarding our Virtual Academy, as well as our existing hybrid and homeschool programs.
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Counselor Newsletter
Monthly counseling news
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Important Info & Dates at DSIS
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Homeschool Newsletter
What is happening at DSIS Homeschool
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2021 Commencement Ceremony Recording
The DSIS Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2021 was livestreamed during the ceremony at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, June 9, 2021.
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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

Last Call to Post a Peachjar Flyer for 2021-22 Year!
The final flyer review of the year will be Friday, May 27.
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Ribbon Cutting and Open House for New Multipurpose Room at Birch Lane Elementary
On Tuesday, May 10 at 5:00 p.m., DJUSD commemorated the new multipurpose room at Birch Lane Elementary with a celebratory ribbon cutting.
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Preview New History Social Science and Science Curriculum
DJUSD is excited to be recommending the adoption of new History Social Science and Science curriculum on May 19.
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New Board Agenda Portal
DJUSD Board of Education agendas can now be viewed in a new portal.
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Enroll your four-year-old in Universal TK today!
Open to kids turning 5 between Sept. 2, 2022 - Feb. 2, 2023
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Summer Enrichment 2022
Express your creativity, critical thinking, movement and play through our DJUSD Summer Enrichment offerings.
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Happy School Librarian Day!
On April 16 we celebrate the special and crucial roles that our librarians play.
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Davis Joint Unified School District Board to Approve Permanent Superintendent on April 21, 2022
The Board of Trustees announced that the DJUSD Superintendent finalist is Matt Best.
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Face Covering Roll Back on April 11
As we prepare to lift the indoor mask mandate, we expect our DJUSD community to continue to treat each other with respect.
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The Compassion Project
The Compassion Project is a parent workshop series on adolescent mental health and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT).
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DSHS Principal Hiring Process
Share your feedback via our online survey!
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Parents Can Opt-in for DJUSD Text Messages
Opt-in for DJUSD text messages to receive alerts during an urgent situation.
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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.