Week of March 17, 2019


Please read the information below about the events and activities taking place in our district this week:

- I hope Royal Oaks STEAM Academy Families will join me on Monday, March 18, at 6:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria for Soup with the Superintendent. I am looking forward to this opportunity for us to enjoy a meal together and become better acquainted. It will be a fun evening for the whole family! If you have questions, please call (626) 599-5037 and click here to RSVP.                                                                                                                                                                              

- Learn how your child can enroll in the Dual Language Immersion program offered at Beardslee Academy!  An information meeting will be held on campus at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 19. Parents of students entering Kinder and First Grade next year who are interested in joining the program are highly encouraged to attend. Call (626) 599-5200 if you have questions and submit an enrollment request here prior to May 1, 2019. 

- Beardslee Academy will host their Open House for current and prospective families on the evening of Tuesday, March 19. Classroom visits will take place from 6:00 -7:00 p.m. The Duarte Preschool programs held at Beardslee will also hold Open House at this time. Come and see what our students have learned throughout the year! Questions, call (626) 599-5200.

-Don’t miss the Duarte High School Family STEAM Night on Thursday from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the gym and culinary arts facility. It will be an interactive evening with drone tech, food science, 3D printing activities, and more! Please click here to RSVP. 

- Parents of children who will enter Preschool, TK, Kinder or are new to our district entering any grade level next year, and are interested in joining our DUSD family for 2019-20, are encouraged to enroll now online at register.duarteusd.org. Tour our schools and find more information by visiting the website www.come2duarteusd.com. ​

- Mark your calendars, Spring Break will take place next week and school will not be in session from March 25-29. Enjoy your holiday! School will resume on Monday, April 1, 2019.

For more about all of the activities taking place within our schools and district this month, please visit our website and subscribe to receive our weekly e-newsletter. You can also find Duarte USD on FacebookTwitterInstagram and Youtube.



Gordon Amerson, Ed. D.
Superintendent of Schools
Duarte Unified School District