Family Update for the Week of Mar 17

Posted on Friday / March 17

Welcome to the final week of the Third Quarter! This Friday, March 17 marks the end of the quarter which is  followed by Spring Break March 20 – March 24. In this week’s Family Update you’ll learn about the new DPAC Drip Shop where you can get all of your DPAC gear! You are invited to a special Parent University looking ahead to what we will offer next year, we share details about the book fair and spelling bee for elementary scholars, and more!

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DPAC Calendar & Events Dismissal Schedule  |  Upcoming Events  |  End of Quarter 3
New DPAC Drip Shop Get Your DPAC Gear Online!
Parent University Learn What’s in Store for 2023/2024
High School Specific Updates High School Yearbooks Available for Sale!  |  Senior Grad Night
Elementary Specific Updates Spelling Bee

DPAC Calendar & Events

Dismissal Schedule and No-School Days

  • For a copy of the full year calendar outlining all half-days and no-school days please follow THIS LINK
  • Monday, March 20 – Friday, March 24: No School Spring Break
  • Monday March 27 – Friday March 31: Regular Dismissal
  • Monday April 3 – Thursday April 6 : Regular Dismissal
  • Save the Date: No School Friday April 7 or Monday April 10.
Upcoming Events

Please take special note of the upcoming events and invitations below as well as the link the their fliers.  More details about this week’s events can be found in their articles below.

Wednesday Mach 29 Sweatshirt Sale $20.00 Cash Only     When After dismissal
Saturday April 08 Spelling Bee See Details Below
End of Quarter 3 & Family Teacher Conferences

Please remember that March 17 is the end of Quarter 3.  We encourage all scholars and families to check in regularly with your teachers about your academic progress. Family Teacher Conferences for Quarter 3 will take place on Wednesday April, 12.

New DPAC Drip Shop

Democracy Prep DRIP SHOP

Democracy Prep launches its new drip shop for school and athletic apparel. Download the RocStreet app and follow the simple instructions to get your new drip today Flier here


Parent University – Sneak Peak 2023/2024

All DPAC Families are invited to attend our next Parent University on Friday, March 31 at 5:30pm.  DPAC leaders will share the exciting programs, CTE opportunities, clubs, and athletics you are invited to participate in next year. You will also get information on the new DPAC School App and improved communication methods to help keep you informed.

High School Specific Updates

High School Yearbooks

Dear families our 2022-2023 high school yearbook is now available for purchase for more information and purchasing options please view the full flier here


Grad Night is almost here!  All senior scholars are invited to join us May 25th-26th for Grad Bash @ Universal Studios.
For more information and registration information please view the full flier here


Elementary Specific Updates

Spelling Bee

All year long, 3rd and 4th graders have been working on weekly spelling words to grow their vocabulary! If interested, they will be able to participate in a Spelling Bee to get them qualified for the Native Son Spelling Bee, taking place on April 8th, 2023! If you or your scholar are interested, please reach out to your teachers for more information

Cops and Curls 

The Bolden Area Command of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department would like to invite our scholars to a Cops and Curls event on Saturday, April 15. Please see the attached flyer!