Dove Hill Newsroom

Posted 05/16/2019 11:13AM
This year's promotion celebration will be on Wednesday, June 12 from 9:00 to 10:00. Please look for a green letter sent home with students with details about dress code and expectations.
Posted 05/03/2019 03:28PM
Dear Parents of 5th and 6th Grade Students, On May 20, presenters from Alum Rock Counseling Center will be speaking with our students about the dangers of tobacco and other illegal substances. Alum Rock Counseling Center works in partnership with the Santa Clara County of Education to assist schools in providing students with information on the dangers of substance abuse. The topics covered will be: • Vaping • Relationship between tobacco and marijuana • THC products • Opioids For more information please click on the header.
Posted 04/17/2019 07:31AM
We are seeking new members for the Measure M Citizens' Oversight Committee. Measure M funds are designated to upgrade and construct classrooms and hands-on science and technology labs and restrooms, help increase campus security and improve overall energy efficiency. Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on June 28.
Posted 04/10/2019 08:52AM
Each year, students in grades three through eight and high school participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP). This year, your child will take the following test(s), depending on their grade level: • Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts/literacy and mathematics in grades three through eight and grade eleven • California Science Test (CAST) in grades five and eight and once in high school The Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments and the CAST are online tests that measure what your student knows and is able to do. The tests include many different types of questions that allow students to interact with the test questions. Results help identify gaps in knowledge or skills early on so your child can get the support needed to be successful in school. Testing Window begins May 6-May 24, 2019. For more information please click on the header.
Posted 03/13/2019 03:15PM
Incoming 7th and 8th grade applications for Bulldog Tech are now being accepted for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications are available at LeyVa Middle School or Bulldog Tech offices located at 1865 Monrovia Drive or click the headline to download the application. Application deadline is May 31.
Posted 02/26/2019 11:00AM
Parents of 6th graders - you will need to provide documentation that your child had a Tdap (whooping cough) booster shot given on or after 7 years old AND 2 doses of Varicella (Chickenpox) vaccine. Our goal is to have ALL 6th grade students provide this documentation before the end of May. If you haven't done so already, check your child's immunization record or call your physician to find out when they last had a Tdap vaccination and if they had 2nd does of Varicella vaccine. Once the shots are completed, bring in the immunization record to the school office so we can document that the requirement has been completed. DO NOT WAIT UNTIL SUMMER TO COMPLETE THIS REQUIREMENT. Your Child will not be able to attend the 1st day of school in August if these requirements are not met. Thank you.
Posted 02/16/2019 01:55PM
Calendars for 2019-2020 & 2020-2021 academic years are now available.
Posted 02/15/2019 02:10PM
Please register for Kindergarten if your child will be five years old on or before September 1, 2019. Please register your child for Transitional Kindergarten if your child will turn five years old between Sept. 2, 2019- Dec. 2, 2019. Completed registration packets will be accepted in the school office March 4, 2019 from 8:45 Am. -4:00 pm.
Posted 10/29/2018 03:32PM
We have received updated ESD food and nutritional guidelines. We have added our guidelines as a school as well. It is extremely important that all parents and teachers follow them to ensure the health of our children. Children with allergies and/or specific diets are placed at risk if we fail to do so. We are no longer allowing parents or other family members to bring birthday treats that they have purchased or made themselves that do not meet state nutritional guidelines such as cupcakes, cookie, etc. If it is important to you to send something on that special day, "birthday surprises" like stickers, pencils, erasers, etc. are more appropriate and useful. Special parties at school will need to go through our Child Nutritional Services (CNS) department if food is going to be present. Our teachers will notify you if such events will be taking place. Information on CNS and their nutritional guidelines can be found on the Evergreen School District website
Posted 12/05/2017 05:00AM
Safety is a priority at Dove Hill. While safety rules and procedures are in place and routinely reviewed with students and families to keep your children safe, their may ways to improve. The survey results will be used to update the comprehensive School Safety Plan at Dove Hill. All responses are anonymous. Paste this link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/dovehillparentsafetysurvey2017-2018 in your browser to begin the survey.
Posted 10/18/2017 10:40AM
Evergreen stakeholders have worked collaboratively to develop a profile of a learner.
Posted 04/24/2017 11:21AM
New STEM labs have been launched at Silver Oak and Evergreen schools, changing the way students learn.
Posted 03/21/2017 04:10PM
New Cycling Class Emphasizes Fitness And Fun Thanks to The Specialized Foundation and Silicon Valley Leadership Group
Posted 02/16/2017 06:12PM
As we reach mid way of the school year it is critical that emergency cards be updated with current information. The staff uses these cards to contact parents in the event of an emergency. Moreover, students will only be released to the people listed on the emergency card. If your phone number or addresses changes, please notify the office immediately. If you have already registered with "Parent portal" and have updated your contact information we thank you. We encourage all parents to register on Parent portal at www.eesd.org or on our school web page and click on parent portal.
Posted 02/02/2017 09:00AM
One of our communication tools just got better! You can now recieve important school messages by Text Messaging. Click on the headline to read how to and sign up.
Posted 01/25/2017 01:00PM
ABSENCES AND TARDIES Dove Hill conforms to state policies for excused and unexcused absences and tardies. Our district also has a Phone Call-Out system that will call a student's home when he or she is absent. Whether it is an excused or unexcused absence, the system calls to add another layer of accountability in the whereabouts of a student. However, it is still very important that you call us to let us know if your son or daughter is ill so we can mark him or her as an excused absence. TARDIES please do your very best to get your son or daughter to school on time. It is important for him or her to get off to a smooth start. It is also important to their classmates and teachers. Being to school ON TIME is respectful and needed when there are so many students to account for and so much to learn each day. Thank you to all the students who come to school on time every day except when ill.
Posted 09/08/2016 03:14PM
Posted 09/30/2015 03:38PM
After 35 years with the Evergreen School District, Silver Oak's Bill Laraway has been recognized as ESD's Teacher of the Year.
Posted 04/15/2015 11:04AM
If you received the latest District newsletter, or attended one of the LCAP PowerPoint sessions or noticed a few changes to the web presence or on our social media feeds you may have seen a little something different. After many decades of using the old shield as the District visual identity, Evergreen School District has spruced itself up a little bit...
Posted 04/02/2015 03:04PM
A sixth grade student at Cadwallader tells us how her school raised awareness and supported Heart Awareness Week while learning about healthy choices...
Posted 03/30/2015 11:08AM
After 13 years teaching at Quimby Oak Colleen Boyle has seen and done it all. She has taught everything from PE to Science, Peer Advisory to 21st Century Project Based Learning...
Posted 03/23/2015 02:20PM
A K. Smith second grade teacher takes a deep dive into PBL...
Posted 03/20/2015 08:47AM
K. Smith was featured on Telemundo's "Telemundo en tu Escuela" this week...
Posted 03/09/2015 10:56AM
As part of their grand re-opening, New Seasons Evergreen (formerly New Leaf) will donate one percent of sales from March 14 – 20 to the Evergreen School District.

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