REQUEST FOR COMMUNITY INPUT Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at 5:00 PM Marks Elementary Cafeteria The Dos Palos-Oro Loma Joint Unified School District Board of Education has selected Leadership Associates as the Executive Search firm to conduct the recruitment and comprehensive search process for the selection of our next district superintendent. The Board is soliciting community responses to the following questions: What personal and professional qualities for an incoming superintendent will be a match for the District? What are the strengths of the District, and what are the challenges you see for the District in the coming years? The District will host an Open Forum, which is available to the general public. No appointment is necessary to participate. This Open Forum is an opportunity for you to hear about the search process. It is also an opportunity where your ideas will be heard regarding the questions mentioned above. The Open Forum will be held at Marks Elementary Cafeteria on October 4th at 5:00 PM. If you are not able to attend, you may still provide your feedback by participating in an anonymous online survey from September 27 to October 9, 2023, at 4:00 PM . To access the survey, please visit this district’s website at: www.dpol.net. We hope to see you at the Open Forum.
Hello DPOL families, We would like to invite you to our first Parent Meeting of the year on October 4th at 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Marks cafeteria and will cover a variety of topics. This is open to all parents of students tk-12. Please reach out to Laura Andrews at 209-392-0200 with any questions. We hope to see you there!
Dos Palos Athletic Boosters are selling bricks at Dos Palos High School in the Bill Hume Stadium, home of Ike Frankian Field. All proceeds will go directly to student athletics and field/stadium improvements. Contact Maria Davis at 209.769.1505 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Public Health-COPE will host several Stress Classes in English and Spanish in August. Stress reduction workshops are one hour long and aimed at adults who wish to manage and reduce their stress. Attached are flyers with upcoming workshop dates. In addition, The Public Health COPE program offers “The Effect of Tobacco on Youth” virtual classes for August 2023 in English and Spanish. In this class, you will learn about the different tobacco products, understand signs, statistics, and propaganda related to vaping, learn about the dangers of secondhand and third smoke, and learn about resources and effective tobacco prevention measures. For more information, contact PublicHealthCOPE@countyofmerced.com or (209) 381-1169.
Check out our online athletic store! All proceeds benefit DPHS Athletics. If anyone has any questions please email Mrs. Lelandais at email@example.com. Thank you for your continued support! Click Here >> Dos Palos High School Athletics Online Store
On behalf of the Governing Board, I would like to announce the appointment of Dr. RoseMary Parga Duran as Interim Superintendent for Dos Palos-Oro Loma Joint Unified School District. Dr. Parga Duran retired from Merced City Schools in 2020 after 12 years as their Superintendent. Dr. Parga Duran’s first day in the office will be August 1st. We would also like to welcome Dana Reyes back to our DPOL Family. He will join Principal Danny Perez as Assistant Principal at Bryant Middle School. Congratulations to Mrs. Valerie VonAllman as she begins her tenure as Principal at Marks Elementary School. We would also like to thank Mr. Frank Lemos for his continued support of the District as he will start the school year serving the students at Dos Palos High School as Assistant Principal. This week, interviews will be held for the Principal position at Dos Palos Elementary, Elementary Stem Teachers, Site Day Teachers, BMS, Independent Study/Special Education Teachers, and Ag positions at the high school. The District Office staff is working diligently to have all positions filled before the start of school on August 14th. We are excited about the opportunity and continued growth the 2023-24 school year will surely bring. Thank you all for being a part of the DPOL Team. Kindest regards, Maria Lorenzetti-Davis DPOLJUSD Board President
Attention Juniors and Seniors! Merced College will be hosting a Program Camp at the Los Banos campus. It will be held on Wednesday, July 19 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity for students to explore the new programs being offered. Please see the attached flyer with additional details and information, as well as the QR code to register.
We are pleased to announce that we will continue to offer online student re-registration for the 2023-2024 school year! We believe that this service will enhance communication with parents, lessen the amount of paper or printing required for registration packets, help us collect clean data, and streamline the registration process for all. We will be offering this service for current or returning students through the Aeries Parent Portal. In order to use this resource, you will need Internet access and your Aeries Parent Portal account e-mail address. We will open the online registration/data confirmation will open July 3rd . You can do this at home or head to the DIstrict office for further assistance. To do this from home: Go to the District webpage, www.dpol.net Select the Parents section and then the Online Registration webpage Click on Aeries Parent Portal link Attached is a "Quick Guide" to Data Confirmation. The Online Registration webpage also has helpful information. If you have any questions, please feel free to call your student’s school office. If you do not complete this process, you will not receive your student's teacher or their class schedule prior to the first day of school.