News Stories

What's Up Wednesday Dance Party
Students in our leadership group wanted to offer their peers a fun way to connect each week so they decided to host weekly zoom meetings called "What's Up Wednesday" from 12:30-1pm
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Scarecrow (Not) Breakfast
Thank you to the families that helped keep our Birch Lane tradition alive. Here is a short video of the wonderful scarecrow display for this year!
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Back to School Photo Montage
The PTA has put together a back to school photo montage!
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New Birch Lane Gardens Website
You can find resources and lessons on our new Birch Lane Gardens website!
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Birch Lane Elementary MPR
Birch Lane Elementary MPR
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Visit the Restart DJUSD website
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Virtual Community Outreach for New MPR at Birch Lane Elementary
Virtual Community Outreach Presentation Available- Community feedback period open until July 26, 2020
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Distance Learning Begins April 13
Visit the DJUSD website for our Family Guide to Distance Learning.
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New MPR Community Meetings- Jan 8
We invite parents, staff members, neighbors and other interested members of the City of Davis community to learn more about plans to construct a new multipurpose room on campus!
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BLE Earns Statewide Recognition for Our Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (PBIS) work!
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Learn About the Future BLE Multipurpose Room- 2 Public Outreach Meetings on Tuesday, October 29!
Share your voice and ideas! View the current schematic design for the future BLE Multipurpose room and ask your questions.
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District News

November 20 - Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community on Return to Campus progress and planning, survey results and more.
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Happy Thanksgiving
Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving Break!
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New Elementary Report Cards During Conference Week
New Elementary Report Cards will be shared during conferences and mailed home the week of December 1.
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November 10 - Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community on Return to Campus progress and planning.
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DJUSD Library Circulation during Distance Learning
During Distance Learning, a select number of DJUSD libraries will be checking out books to students.
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Return to Campus - Family Survey CLOSED
In preparation for our next steps, we want to hear from our staff and families about what is important to you now and for the rest of this school year.
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October 29 - New Superintendent’s Message
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community for info on our new Return to Campus Family Survey, ways to stay informed and more.
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Parents Can Opt-in for DJUSD Text Messages
Opt-in for DJUSD text message to receive alerts during an urgent situation and announcements during Distance Learning.
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Health and Safety, Steps to Return to Campus – Parent Training Videos
Learn about key factors to health and safety practices and what to expect when students return to campus.
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Fight the Flu with Yolo County
Fight the flu with a free flu shot - drive-thru event at Harper Junior High on October 17
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CalFresh Disaster Response- Food Benefits in Wake of Fires
In response to the wildfires burning across the state, Disaster CalFresh will be available to individuals and families who either lived or worked in Lake, Monterey, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Solano and Yolo counties and experienced a disaster related impact. Disaster CalFresh provides temporary food benefits to disaster victims who were not eligible for regular CalFresh benefits at the time of the disaster.
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DJUSD Receives $9 Million in Facilities Grant Funds to Improve CTE Facilities
We are proud to announce that Davis Joint Unified School District has received $9 million in facilities grant funds from the State of California
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