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Winter Weather is Here!

  Winter weather has made its way to the Pacific Northwest!  We’d like to remind everyone that with the snow and cold temperatures comes the need to send your children to school prepared for the cold and snowy weather. Each year DPSD runs a winter clothing drive and collects coats, hats, mittens, and boots for kids of all […]

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Deer Park Implements Baseline Concussion Testing for Athletes

Deer Park School District is excited to announce the implementation of an innovative program for our student-athletes participating in contact sports. This program will assist physicians in the evaluation and treatment of head injuries (e.g., concussion). We have purchased a software tool called ImPACT (Immediate Post Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing). ImPACT is a computerized exam [...]

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District Secures Savings for Taxpayers

In the spring of 2016, under direction from the Board of Directors, Deer Park School District explored options for refinancing existing bond debt in an effort to secure savings for district taxpayers. In the past 36 months, the municipal bond market has experienced one of the most volatile periods in recent history – creating a favorable market for […]

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Washington State 2016 Healthy Youth Survey

Deer Park School District is participating in the Washington State 2016 Healthy Youth Survey during the weeks of October 10th – 21st. Washington State’s Healthy Youth survey includes questions related to physical activity and diet, unintentional and intentional injury, substance use, risk and protective factors, and access to school-based services. Survey results are used by schools, [...]

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Mrs. Demarest selected as KHQ/EWU “Teacher of the Month”!

Congratulations to Deer Park High School teacher Kelli Demarest for receiving the “Teacher of the Month” honor from Eastern Washington University and KHQ-TV. Alongside a representative of Eastern Washington University’s Education Dept., KHQ news anchors Dan Kleckner and Stephanie Vigil recently made the trip to DPHS to present the award to Mrs. Demarest in an [...]