Benjamin franklin elementary

An IB World School

77800 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253

(760) 238-9424

Mrs. Elvira Gutzwiller, Principal

HOME OF THE CHARGERS

We are happy to announce that beginning in the 2019-2020 school year, DSUSD is moving to online registration. The registration window will open in August 2019. If you do not currently have a ParentVUE account, please visit your school’s front office BEFORE THE END OF THE 2018-2019 school year to receive directions and an activation code to create an account. An active ParentVUE account is necessary to participate in annual online registration.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

05/06-05/24: CAASPP Testing Window

Fri. 05/17: Let's Glow Spring Family Dance!

Sat. 05/18: Saturday School

Mon. 05/27: NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day

Wed. 05/29: PTO Field Day

Wed. 05/30: Coffee with the Principal at 8am

Thu. 05/30: I.B. Exhibition - 5th Grade Presentations

Mon. 06/03: Trimester 3 A.R. Party

Tue. 06/04: Talent Show

Wed. 06/05: Last PTO meeting of the school year - 8:00 a.m.

Fri. 06/07: Trimester 3 Rally

Tue. 06/11: Last Day of School - MINIMUM DAY

May Calendar.pdf
Copy of Bell Schedule 2018-19 .pdf

I.B. PYP SPOTLIGHT

We are Inquirers!

A.R. PARTY!

The Trimester 3 A.R. Party will be held on Monday, June 3rd (during school hours).

To qualify, students have to earned the minimum amount of points required, per grade level, during Trimester 3 (3/11/19 - Fri. May 31st)

  • TK- 2 points
  • K- 5 points
  • 1st- 10 points
  • 2nd- 15 points
  • 3rd- 20 points
  • 4th- 30 points
  • 5th- 40 points

NEW!! 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR IS AVAILABLE!

2019-20 School Year Calendar English.pdf
2019-20 School Year Calendar Spanish.pdf

STAY CONNECTED!

TO REPORT AN ABSENCE, PLEASE CALL:

(760) 238-9424

Desert Sands Unified School District uses the electronic flyer communication tool called Peachjar. Click the picture below to learn more:

https://www.dsusd.us/peachjar-eflyers

BEYOND the CORE

Spring Issue of the DSUSD International Baccalaureate Programme Newsletter

Please click on the link below to enjoy some wonderful articles that highlight how the experience of IB students is truly "Beyond the Core" at every level: PYP-MYP-DP

"Beyond the Core: IB Newsletter"

2018-2019 Calendar

You can access the District-wide calendar HERE.

Synergy

Parents, DSUSD has transitioned to Synergy Student Information System including: Grade Book, Family Portal, and Student Portal. Please click on the link below for a full tutorial on how you can now access grades.

bit.ly/DSSynergy

Student & Parent Access: Click HERE

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