News Stories

DVCA Alumni Spotlight
The Da Vinci Alumni Network (DVAN) continues to grow and develop in support of the DVCA program and its graduates.
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DVJH Back to School Night
Emerson and Da Vinci Junior High School Virtual Back to School Night on Tuesday, September 14th begins at 6:00 p.m.
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Welcome Letter 2021-2022
On behalf of the staff of Da Vinci Charter Academy, we are pleased to welcome you to the 2021-22 school year. Registration is August 23rd.
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Summer Letter 2021
Both the DVJH and DVHS offices will be closed from July 2nd through August 9th. Most staff are now officially on summer break.
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Virtual Community Outreach Presentation for Solar Implementation at Da Vinci Junior High School
Online presentation available until Monday, June 7, at 5:00 p.m.
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Instructional Model Preference
In case you wish to change your student(s) instructional model for April 12, we are providing a form to indicate your preference for your student(s):
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Galapagos 2021: Virtual Museum Exhibit with Live Presentations
Our Biology signature event this year was held via zoom on February 25th 2021. The Da Vinci 9th grade class put on incredible presentations describing the predicted effect of human impact on the Galapagos islands and the creatures that live there.
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Program Planning for the 2021-2022 school year
Ms. Bowen has office hours for questions about next year's class selection or general registration questions. Drop in any time between 4-6 p.m.
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Galapagos Museum Night 2021
All are invited to the Virtual Galapagos Museum Night on Thursday, February 25th.
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DVHS Tech Hub Naming Opportunity
Please take a moment to read the over the communication below regarding the launch of the naming process for the Da Vinci Tech Hub. We are scheduled to break ground on our new Tech Hub building this summer.
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Da Vinci Junior High School Parent Information Night
Da Vinci Junior High School Parent Information Night is Tuesday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m. ​ This is your opportunity to learn about the small learning community that is Da Vinci Junior High School, and what is has to offer!
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DVCA Receives Highest WASC Accreditation
The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) is our regional Accrediting Commission for Schools. Going through the accreditation process is one important way that schools engage on a continual improvement cycle.
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District News

Secondary Bell Schedule Review
Senate Bill 328 mandates that all Senior High School students start school no earlier than 8:30 a.m. beginning Fall 2022.
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November is Native American Heritage Month
November is a time to honor and celebrate the vibrant culture, rich histories and important contributions of Native people and nations in the US.
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November 12 - DJUSD News and Updates
Catch up on the latest news and opportunities in DJUSD.
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DJUSD Redistricting Process and Public Forum
To ensure District Trustee Areas are in compliance with related laws, DJUSD must review and potentially adjust its electoral maps after each census (every 10 years).
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DJUSD Adopts Ethnic Studies
The DJUSD Board of Education unanimously approved our Ethnic Studies recommendation at the November 4 Board meeting
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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
In anticipation of Pfizer’s approval of the COVID-19 vaccine for 5-11 year olds, DJUSD will be hosting clinics in Nov/Dec
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October 29 - Message from Interim Superintendent Matt Best
As we look ahead to cooler weather and the holidays, we have a lot happening in DJUSD.
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Ribbon Cutting and Open House for Emerson and Da Vinci Junior High
On Monday, October 25 at 5:00 p.m., DJUSD celebrated the expansion of the Emerson and Da Vinci Junior High campus by commemorating the opening of four new science classrooms.
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The New Season Brings New Opportunities to DJUSD
Interim Superintendent Best shares the latest updates and opportunities with the DJUSD community.
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Ethnic Studies Community Update - October 12
Join us for an update on DJUSD's Ethnic Studies recommendation!
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i-Ready Assessment
To support student learning and growth, DJUSD is administering a diagnostic formative assessment known as i-Ready to all elementary and secondary students
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Parent Quarantine Liaisons Needed
The District is seeking part-time Parent Quarantine Liaisons at each Elementary campus.
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Our Mission

Da Vinci Charter Academy seeks to engender and elicit in students the characteristics, skills, and dispositions embodied in the Da Vinci Graduate Profile in order to prepare them for college, career, and life, in the rapidly changing 21st Century.