There are six school board meetings remaining in the 2017/2018 school year. Four of these will feature Front & Center programs. These are opportunities for the public residing in the cities served by Desert Sands Unified School District to come and learn more about some of the programs taking place in our schools. They take place during the 30 minutes just prior to the Desert Sands Unified School District board meeting.
Tuesday, March 20
Front & Center: Digital Story Telling
You are cordially invited to the world premiere of the Not So Undercover Sup series. This first episode features a behinds-the-scene look at the district nutrition services department as they are visited by “intern James Beard”, the not-so-very-disguised Superintendent Scott Bailey. A partnership between DIGICOM Learning and the IMPACT students of Indio High School. The red carpet premier begins at 6:30 pm.
Tuesday, April 17
Front & Center: Science Fair
Winners of the Desert Sands Unified School District Science Fair will line the halls of the administration building with their projects. From kindergarten through high school, our students will be on hand to talk to you about their innovations and experiments. The presentation opens at 6:30 pm.
Tuesday, May 15
Front & Center: International Baccalaureate
What is IB and how does it impact our students? Hear from students at Amelia Earhart and Benjamin Franklin elementary schools and John Glenn Middle School about how they learn in a global environment. Students from La Quinta High School’s International Baccalaureate Diploma program are also expected to attend the conversation that begins at 6:30 pm.
Tuesday, June 12
Front & Center: Graduation
Attending seven DSUSD graduations might be a bit difficult. This evening the valedictorians from our high schools will present portions of their graduation speeches. Plan on being inspired at the program that begins at 6:30 pm.
Desert Sands Unified School District’s administration building is located at 47-950 Dune Palms Road in La Quinta. For more information on these or any district program, please email Mary.Perry@DesertSands.us.