Desert Sands Unified School District Secondary ELA/ELD

Welcome to tHE ELA web page for grades 6-12

Here you will find the grade level curriculum guides for StudySync as well as resources for instruction, planning, and blended learning. Please contact me with any questions you may have!


Kara Contreras

Project Facilitator, Secondary ELA

DSUSD Educational Services

Office: x18724

kara.contreras@desertsands.us

2018/19 School Year Training Dates

Middle School - September 5th, 2018

High School - September 6th, 2018

English Department Trainings at each site

Shadow Hills High School - September 14th

La Quinta High School - September 17th

Palm Desert High School - September 18th

Indio High School - September 25th

Amistad High School - September 27th

Desert Ridge Academy - October 3rd

Col. Mitchell Paige Middle School - October 4th

John Glenn Middle School - October 5th

Indio Middle School - October 12th

Thomas Jefferson Middle School - October 15th

La Quinta Middle School - October 19th


OPTIONAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITY (full-day)

High School - December 10th

Middle School - December 11th