Students in grades 6-12 have been assigned devices for use in school and at home through the school year. After considering all options, we are excited to let you know that we will not collect the Chromebooks from students in grades 6-11 at the end of the school year! Read more here.
Arcadia Unified Doubles Taxpayers Savings to $80 Million
It was only a couple of months ago that the Arcadia Unified School District announced a bond refinance plan that would result in an estimated $40 million in savings to Arcadia taxpayers. With the refinancing process complete, that figure has more than doubled to over $80 million. Read more about Arcadia Unified's $80 million in savings to taxpayers in the full story here.
Arcadia Unified Gives Every Student a Chromebook
Each of the nearly 10,000 students in the Arcadia Unified School District now has their own Chromebook. All middle school and high school students can even bring their Chromebooks home to use. The 1:1 Student to Technology device program began three years and was fully implemented on the first day of school this year.
Back to School Night
Dana will be hosting its annual Back to School Night on Thursday, August 24 from 6:20 - 7:30 p.m. Please come and meet your students' new teachers and learn a bit about their classes. We hope to see you there!
Is your 7th grade student planning to attend Catalina Science Camp? There is a parent meeting on Thursday, August 24 in the Dana gym from 5:15 - 6:15 (right before Back to School Night) where you can learn more information about this awesome camp. There will be a presentation and an opportunity to ask questions, so please plan to attend!
Catalina will be from October 17-20. The deadline to sign up and pay is September 1!
Outdoor Science School
There will be a meeting for parents interested in learning more about the 6th grade science camp, Outdoor Science School, on Thursday August 24th in the Dana MPR. The meeting will take place from 5:15 - 6:15 (right before Back to School Night). This is your chance to have all of your OSS questions answered!