CAASPP Testing is this week and next week! CAASPP testing is a measure of what you've learned at De Anza. The scores are also used by some colleges and universities to determine placement in English and Math college classes.
Congrats to all of the seniors who are finishing their "senior defenses" and planning their next steps! Every day we are celebrating as we learn of students next steps in life including: trade unions, community colleges, the armed forces and four year universities. We want every student to acheive at their highest possible level so that after graduation they can choose the best path for them! We would like to highlight that 17 of our seniors have been accepted at UC Berkeley!
Prom tickets are for sale. Reminder to all seniors that you must be in good academic standing to participate in senior events.
There will be another chip to China this summer. Students who participate will receive 10 college credits! The trip is from July 12th - July 27th. The cost goes up as the spring continues. Applications are now online at pccedu.org. The trip is a great chance to travel the world, interact with another culture, and learn some Mandarin!
Keynote speaker Gene Kerns, along with the literacy sessions that were hosted, provided in depth knowledge on the importance of literacy to educators, parents, and community partners.
“This isn’t my ‘You Make a Difference Award,’” El Cerrito High School classroom assistant Tanita King told the audience at Lovonya DeJean Middle School in Richmond. “It’s our ‘We Make a Difference Award.’ ” District honors 14 individuals/teams at annual awards celebration recognizing those who go above and beyond the call of duty in service to special education students.
For the third consecutive year, four District high schools qualified for the NCS's postseason tournament with De Anza, El Cerrito, Kennedy, and Pinole Valley high schools all earning a berth.
De Anza High School Football coach Tyree Reed named the Oakland Raiders High School Football Coach of the Week after a 22-7 win over Encinal
The start of the 2018-19 school year is less than three weeks away. Here are some important dates to remember.