Back to School Day

DDOA Back to School Day Thursday, August 31st | 12-5pmNorth Powellhurst School (1400 SE 135th Ave) Please mark your calendars for DDOA Back to School Day! This is your opportunity to meet your teacher (Kinder-5th Grade), pick up a chromebook and school supplies, take your school photo, and get your School ID.…

Summer 2023 Resources

Portland Parks and Rec – Free for All – Lunch and Play Dates for families: *Complete schedule and list of of activities / programs: www.portland.gov/parks/freelunch  DDSD Food Pantries Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays *For the Oregon Food Bank Food Pantry Summer Schedule, visit the David Douglas Family Resource Webpage

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DDOA YouthTruth Highlights

Since 2018 David Douglas School District has partnered with the nonprofit organization YouthTruth to survey families and students regarding their experiences with our school. The survey explores topics such as Engagement, Academic Rigor, Instructional Methods, Relationships, Safety, Emotional and Mental Health, Culture, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Our school uses the data…

Spring Break | March 27-31

Enjoy your spring break students and teachers! DDOA office hours are by appointment only March 27-31. Please contact online_academy@ddsd40.org or (503) 389-0288 (call or text) to schedule an appointment. Grades 6-12: While attendance is not required and teachers will not be available, this could be a great time to catch up on…

Lunar New Year Celebration

Friday, January 20th5:30 pm – 7:30 pmDavid Douglas High School South Cafeteria Bring in the year of the cat/rabbit with your community! Join SUN and DDHS Asian Student Union to share and learn about Lunar New Years’ traditions, and meet community members and organizations. Fun crafts, lucky red envelopes, lion dance, photo…

Winter Break

We will return to school on Tuesday, January 3 (there is no school on Monday, January 2). Community Resources

Winter Weather Procedures

When the district determines that the winter weather causes danger for getting to and from school and closes school for the day, will that affect DD Online Academy? Yes! Our virtual school is included in a district-wide closure. However, if the district declares a 2-hour delay, we will start our virtual classes…

YouthTruth Survey

David Douglas Online Academy wants to hear from you! We are so excited to be partnering with YouthTruth, a nonprofit organization that supports hundreds of schools and districts across the county – to conduct an anonymous survey on our behalf to gather student and family feedback about their school experience. Student voice…

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Your Voice Matters Survey and Community Forums

The David Douglas School District is gathering feedback from our community about how we are doing, what we should be prioritizing, and how we can get better. We will be talking with you during upcoming community forums and the survey linked below. How are we doing? What can we do better? What…

Get Connected on ParentSquare

David Douglas families, We are excited to announce that we have transitioned to a new communication platform. We now are using ParentSquare for District and school level communications. ParentSquare is designed to keep parents informed and make communicating easy. It provides a safe method for principals, teachers, staff, and parents/guardians to communicate…