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Ventura Park 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…

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Town Hall: Principal Schauer Talks about Equity at VP

This year, the David Douglas School District Equity Department is conducting Town Hall interviews with each of our David Douglas principals in alignment with our DDSD Equity Plan.  These interviews provide a platform for our principals to take a stance on equity and share their position in detail. Additionally, they have the…

Christmas Tree Recycling

Once again, the David Douglas Dads Club is conducting a Christmas tree recycling program to earn funds to benefit student activities. Please note the drop-off site has been relocated this year in support of the District’s Covid-19 guidelines. Many school clubs and organizations have participated in this project as a fundraiser for…

Multnomah County Student Health Centers

Multnomah County Student Health Centers are now open at David Douglas High School, Parkrose High School and Roosevelt High School! These health centers are available to all students grades K-12 who live in Multnomah County, with or without insurance. There is never an out-of-pocket cost. Locations, hours and contact information Services include:…

Land Acknowledgement

We want to acknowledge that we gather as a community on the traditional land of the Clackamas and Cowlitz people past and present, and we honor with gratitude the land itself and the people who have stewarded it throughout the generations. As educators, we recognize the special role that we can serve…

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We Miss You!

Ventura Park Vikings, we miss you, but we’ll see you online again soon! WHEN DO STUDENTS RETURN? The calendar for student return has been adjusted to accommodate CDL:  September 8-11: Planning/Family Orientations September 14th:  First Day of School for Students September 14-18: Soft start week–Students begin with a focus on building relationships…

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