DV students win in Le Grand Concours

Dear Parents, It is my pleasure to announce that Da Vinci won Sweepstakes in French this school year. We attended the awards ceremony last Saturday where several of our students received their medals and trophies. Also, we had a Platinum Grand Prix Winner in the 2017 National French Contest, Luis Mora. A platinum winner is…
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Teacher to Teacher: Da Vinci and Data

Teacher to Teacher Mrs. Gonzalez, the superintendent, challenged Da Vinci teachers to answer one of the following questions with the expectation that a dialog concerning teacher procedures and protocols will set the tone and expectations that will lead to a multitude of student benefits. How can we use Data Carousels at Da Vinci? What do…
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Dragons receive a PTC Design Award

The Da Vinci FTC team did exceptionally well at the FTC Championship, which was held at UTEP’s Memorial Gym on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. There were 17 teams competing which were mostly made up of High School students. Our fearless Dragons which consisted of mostly 7th and 8th graders did not let that deter them….
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Congratulations to the DV Middle School UIL Team!

Twenty-seven Da Vinci 7th-8th grade students attended the middle school UIL competition in Van Horn. Da Vinci took second place overall. The following students placed in individual events: David Baca – 1st place 8th Grade Spelling Zach Cross – 4th place 8th Grade Chess Puzzles Chandni Garcia – 3rd place 8th Grade Art Chandni Garcia…
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Da Vinci Dragons Win Soccer Tournament

Da Vinci Middle School Dragons Win! On May 5, 2016 the Da Vinci Dragons, Middle School won the Father Yermo Indoor soccer tournament. With a record of 7 wins and 3 losses, the Dragons went into the playoffs in 2nd place. The Dragons made it to the championship game by winning their playoff game 6 to 2 against…
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2016 Braden Aboud Race

2016 Braden Aboud Race On Sunday May 15th the Da Vinci Student Council participated in the 10th Annual Braden Aboud Run/Walk. The Da Vinci team was one of the largest teams of the race with 83 participants. The race and foundation was formed in loving memory of 14 year old Braden who tragically passed away…
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Theatre Arts Company Proves to be True Professionals

Da Vinci Theatre Arts Company Proves to be True Professionals [slideshow_deploy id=’7042′] From novice to pros, Da Vinci Drama displayed their worth at the exhibition of this year’s Spring Play.  The production included presentations of “I Want It Now!” put on by the high school theatre arts class, followed by “The Love Confusion” by the…
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1st Annual Lynn Strelzin Pollock Drama & Poetry Competition

The top 10 finalists of the Lynn Strelzin Pollock Drama & Poetry Competition touched the hearts of judges, friends and family with their powerful displays of emotion.  The competition is held in honor of Ms. Lynn Pollock, former drama instructor for the Da Vinci School and Howard Burnham Elementary, whose love for performance and theatre…
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DV Student Council Adopts a Highway

DV Student Council Adopts a Highway The Da Vinci student council is honored to announce they have adopted a highway.  Student council is currently participating in the Adopt A Highway program which entails caring for a two mile stretch of highway on Doniphan Road for an entire year.  After a lengthy application process the state…
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