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Da Vinci Science Students Give 'Grand Rounds' Presentations Before Panel of Physicians at Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Da Vinci Extension Students Learn from the Best at On-Site Boot Camps

RISE High, Incubated at Da Vinci Schools, Wins $10 Million 'Super School' Grant

Connecting Education to Employment

Class of 2016 - Delivering College and Career-Ready Results

Connecting Deeper Learning to Real World Experiences

Chevron Donates $65,000 to Da Vinci Schools for STEM Education

SPOTLIGHT: 72andSunny and Da Vinci Schools Working in Partnership to Prepare the Next Generation of Creative Problem Solvers

Nurturing a Culture of Real World Learning and Collaboration

Da Vinci Schools & Wiseburn Unified Launch Blog to Document Construction of New High School Campus

Da Vinci Schools Hosts Visitors From Around the World


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Uniform Complaint Policy & Complaint Form

Uniform Complaint Procedures - Annual Notice 2016-17

Notice of Public Hearing - Southwest SELPA Annual Service Plan and Annual Budget Plan for 2016-2017

Aviso de Audiencia Pública - SELPA Del Suroeste Plan de Servicio Anual y Plan de Presupuesto Anual Para el año 2016-2017

Important Information Regarding Confidential Student Data, Objection Form Due April 1, 2016

Education Protection Account - 2014-15 Year End Actuals

Bullying Prevention Policy

Wellness Policies on Physical Activity and Nutrition

Education Protection Account - 2014-2015 Year End Projections

Notice of Public Hearing - RE: 2014-15 Budget

Notice of Public Hearing - RE: Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)

2013-15 Common Core Implementation Funding Plan for Da Vinci Schools

Education Protection Account - Resolution #5

Education Protection Account - 2012-2013 Year End Actuals

Education Protection Account - 2013-2014 Year End Projections

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Delivering College and Career-Ready Results - Class of 2015

Da Vinci Student is Named a Gates Millennium Scholar

PSAT Registration 2015

Overnighter Registration 2015

Summer Camp 2015

Da Vinci Science Vitruvian Bots Finish 14th at the FIRST Robotics World Championship

The Power of Partnerships

College Partner for STEM Success:  El Camino College

Da Vinci Schools Awarded $52.7 Million to Complete New High School Facility

Teacher Lenny Perez Honored as a 2014 Math Hero

OMD's Ben Abt featured guest in Da Vinci's Career Speaker Series

In the News: South Korea Science Leaders Visit PLTW School

Delivering College Prep and Career Ready Results - Class of 2014

Da Vinci Schools Awarded Coveted Next Generation Learning Challenges Grant to Open a School with an Optional 5th Year of High School Providing Students with the Opportunity to Complete UC/CSU Transfer Requirements or an AA Degree

Delivering College Prep Results - Class of 2013 College Acceptances

Da Vinci Schools Hosts SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell for Young Women's Career Conference

Northrop Grumman Contributes $100,000 to Da Vinci Schools for STEM Education

TEDx@Da Vinci Schools

Da Vinci Innovation Academy (K-8) Opens Its Doors

Da Vinci Schools Awarded STEM "Energy for Learning" Grant by Chevron

Da Vinci Schools Announce Staffing Changes

Da Vinci Schools Selected as Semi-Finalist in Vans Custom Culture Shoe Design Competition

Project Exhibition Nights -- A Huge Success!

Change in Leadership, New K-8 Program

Da Vinci Science Wins ASEE Engineering Education Collaboration Award

Da Vinci Schools Launch New Website, New Look

Student Profiles -- Meet Our Students

Upcoming High School Enrollment Events

Making Dreams Come True Campaign

Da Vinci Welcomes New Athletic Director, Football Coach

Announcing 4 Exciting New Opportunities at Da Vinci Design

Standards and Standardized Testing and What They Mean at Da Vinci Schools

Da Vinci Schools Receive WASC Accreditation

Northrop Grumman Innovation Lab Opens On Campus


Da Vinci Schools upcoming events
Aug 16 First Day of School (DVIA)  
Aug 17 First Day of School (RISE High)  
Aug 22 First Day of Classes (DVD, DVC, DVS)  
  Please see the individual school blogs for more events  

Da Vinci Schools in the Media

8 Things to Look For in a Student-Centered Learning Environment
Getting Smart | August 9, 2017

Charter Schools Tackle Shortcomings Of College

Forbes | July 20, 2017


How Extra Year of High School Can Set Students Up for College Success

MindShift | June 26, 2017

Good Schools for California

Tom Vander Ark on Linkedin | June 21, 2017

On the RISE: First Graduating Class of Award-Winning High School for Foster and Homeless Youth Get Their Diplomas

L.A. School Report | June 9, 2017

A school that meets students where they are - it's becoming a reality in L.A.
USA Today | May 30, 2017

El Segundo Olympic Caliber Pool to Serve Students, Community
Easy Reader News | May 8, 2017

Kids Reach New Heights in STEM Education Through Aviation
U.S. News & World Report | April 14, 2017

Personalization + Projects = Deeper Learning at Da Vinci

Getting Smart | April 10, 2017

The Next Economic Wave Will Be Fueled by Creative Careers
The Huffington Post | March 20, 2017

75 Top School and Charter Networks
Getting Smart | March 14, 2017

Manhattan Beach Attorney Faces Tough Jury: Engaged High School Students
EasyReaderNews | March 3, 2017

Interview: Da Vinci Schools
Consortium for Media Literacy Connect!ons | March 2017

Da Vinci Schools' RISE High to Serve County's Homeless and Foster Students
El Segundo Herald | February 16, 2017

Video Essays for More Authentic Literary Analysis
Moving Writers | December 5, 2016

Preparing Teachers for a Project-Based World
Getting Smart | November, 2016

SNHU Partner Wins ‘Super School’ Grant to Rethink Education

Southern New Hampshire University | October 17, 2016

Hire for Mindset
CompetencyWorks | September 28, 2016

10 XQ Super Schools Announced: Leading the Way in Rethinking High School
Getting Smart | September 15, 2016

Steve Jobs' widow is giving two L.A. teachers $10 million to start a school for homeless and foster youth

Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2016

LA educators get $10 million to reinvent school for homeless kids

KPCC | September 14, 2016

The Future of Learning: Project-based, Place-based, Experiential, Authentic, Constructivism
The Huffington Post Blog | September 11, 2016

How to Hire Teachers with a Next Gen Mindset
Next Gen Learning Blog | September 8, 2016

Next Gen Hiring for Mindset Toolkit (PDF)

At Hawthorne-based SpaceX, high school students learn to reach for the stars
Daily Breeze | August 20, 2016

The Nuts & Bolts of Opening a New School
Getting Smart | July 7, 2016

What's Next? Personalized, Project-Based Learning
Education Week | May 16, 2016

Making Sure Kids Are Career Ready
Schools That Can blog | May 12, 2016

LA Galaxy presents new public soccer fields to Hawthorne, Da Vinci Design students design and paint community murals
Daily Breeze | January 29, 2016

LA Galaxy begins community service, painting murals at Hawthorne Park with Da Vinci Design students

MynewsLA.com | January 29, 2016

Cal Poly, the Da Vinci Schools and Northrop Grumman Create Seamless Pathway for Future Engineers
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Multicultural Engineering Program January 2016

How Da Vinci Schools Built an Instructional Model Around 'Failure'
edSurge | December 8, 2015

65 Elementary & Middle Schools Worth Visiting
Getting Smart Ed Tech Blog | November 9, 2015

Wiseburn-Da Vinci Girls' Volleyball Team Seeks League Title
El Segundo Herald | November 5, 2015

Chevron 'Fuel Your School' Program Sends Supplies to Da Vinci Innovation Academy Class
Hawthorne Press Tribune | October 29, 2015

Wiseburn Unified & Da Vinci school officials celebrate groundbreaking of high school
Daily Breeze | August 20, 2015

Speakers propose innovations for public schooling
Daily Trojan | June 2, 2015

Robotics team from Hawthorne's Da Vinci Science High advances to world championships

Daily Breeze | March 31, 2015

Education Gets Its Game On

Gensler: Dialogue 27

100 Schools Worth Visiting
Getting Smart ed tech blog by Tom Vander Ark
November 7, 2014

Da Vinci Engineering Teacher in Hawthorne Honored as 2014 Math Hero
Daily Breeze | October 13, 2014

A Global Model for STEM Education
Huffington Post | October 8, 2014

South Korean Science Leaders Visit PLTW School
PLTW | September 17, 2014

Connecting Parents and Teacher-Vetted Content to Support Home-Based Learning
Activate Instruction | August 13, 2014

Students Learn to Fail -- and Recover -- at CA School
Education Week | June 5, 2014

Kerlan-Jobe and the Da Vinci Schools:  Partners in Learning
Kinesis | Spring 2014

Da Vinci Science Charter Team Wins Engineering Contest
Daily Breeze | May 5, 2014

South Bay Students Design Vehicles, Win Money During Northrop-Sponsored Engineers Week
Daily Breeze | February 21, 2014

Next-Gen Models Attack Problems, Leverage Opportunities
Education Week blog | January 16, 2014

Smart Cities: Los Angeles (part 2 of 2)
Getting Smart blog | January 11, 2014

Next-Gen Learning Models Blend Tech and Experiences
Education Week blog | January 10, 2014

CA Charter Caters to Home-Schooled Students
Education Week | January 8, 2014

Da Vinci Innovation Academy Inspires Artful Moments
Education Week | January 7, 2014

38 Elementary and Middle Schools Worth Visiting
Getting Smart ed tech blog by Tom Vander Ark | November 27, 2013

Nothrop Grumman Contributes $100,000 to Da Vinci Schools
The Wall St. Journal | December 17, 2013

Home School No Longer Just for the Deeply Religious, Enters Mainstream
Daily Breeze | September 29, 2013

Modern-Day Homeschooling is More Social Than It Sounds
Daily Breeze | September 29, 2013

Da Vinci Communications Aims High On Its First Day
Daily Breeze | August 14, 2013    >> Photo Gallery

Da Vinci Schools Hosts SpaceX President for Young Women's Career Conference
California Charter Schools Association Blog | June 14, 2013

Graduation Ceremonies Mark Rite of Passage for Da Vinci Charters
Daily Breeze | June 8, 2013

Raytheon Partners With Kings to Promote Science of Hockey at Da Vinci Science High School
L.A. Kings Official Website | March 7, 2013

What Happens When High School Students Take a Stab at the Tricorder X Prize?
Fast Company | February 19, 2013

Hawthorne charter plans one-stop campus:  Da Vinci sees merging high school, community college, university
Daily Breeze | July 30, 2012

4 Things That Ninth-Graders Can Teach You About Risk-Taking Design

Fast Company | June 20, 2012

Innovators and educators come together at Northrop Grumman

Easy Reader | March 15, 2012

Da Vinci program blends homeschooling, classroom instruction
Daily Breeze | September 3, 2011

School is back in session for Da Vinci charter students
Daily Breeze | August 20, 2011

South Bay's Chet Pipkin (Da Vinci's Board President) may be the most famous tech mogul to come from Hawthorne
Daily Breeze | August 7, 2011

Design is to Doing as Learning is to Thinking
IDSA | Summer 2011

Grade Advancement Not A Given at Da Vinci
Daily Breeze | June 9, 2011

Chevron Announces $2M Investment in South Bay Schools
Business Wire | May 26, 2011

Teaching Design to K-12
Industrial Designers Society of America | February 14, 2011

Da Vinci charter school in Hawthorne proposes K-8 school

Daily Breeze | January 24, 2011

Engineering group honors Hawthorne's Da Vinci school
Daily Breeze | January 9, 2011

Math teaching innovators tackle concepts
Daily Breeze | December 25, 2010

Hawthorne charter school welcomes international visitors
Daily Breeze | October 16, 2010

Hawthorne charter school off to an early start
Daily Breeze | August 21, 2010

Dr. Donald Brann: A Life Story Comes Full Circle
May 1, 2010

Hawthorne school makes it fun
Daily Breeze | April 12, 2010

Where 'Learning by Doing' is the Rule
eGFI | March 17, 2010

Hawthorne charter school unveils Innovation Lab
Daily Breeze | January 28, 2010

State school superintendent O'Connell visits Da Vinci Schools
Daily Breeze | January 13, 2010

New charter school blossoms on city's border
The Beach Reporter | September 2, 2009

New charter schools stress project-based learning
Daily Breeze | August 21, 2009


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