Popular Tags:

Weekly Update

January 21, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Good Evening Sharks, this is Principal Smith with your Weekly Update! Daniel Pearl Magnet will participate in the Great Kindness Challenge this week, so we encourage all students to show kindness to each in other in as many ways as you can! ON Friday, our Restorative Justice group meetings will have a focus on kindness!

Thank you Mr. Tony, for taking our recycling! We made $72 dollars this time! Also, DPMHS will collect family recycling on Friday, Feb 16th! Bring your sorted, cans, bottles, and plastic to the front of the school to help support Student Body fundraising!

On Monday, Jam. 22, all “Class of” meetings will be held during lunch.
9th grade- Room 17
10th grade- Room 10
11th grade- Room 15
12th grade- Room 13

Tuesday is a Shortened Day, dismissal at 1:42pm; Grade Level Assemblies will be held during 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th period. The assemblies will review school rules, codes of conduct, expectations and policies and procedures for all students.

Wednesday, Jan. 24th, the Parent Center is hosting “Coffee with Our School Social Worker”, 8:15am – 9:15am; Orders are due for Senior Shirts for $25 and Lanyards are $10

Thursday, Jan. 25th, Math Tutoring after school, Room 12, 3:15- 4:15pm
Seniors will be measured for Cap and Gown, 4th Period

Friday, Jan. 25th, Restorative Justice Groups

Looking ahead:
CSF Applications for Spring Semester membership are due Jan. 26th by 5pm, see Ms. Mauermann
The Valentine’s Day Potluck will take place on Feb. 15th, at 6:30pm, all are welcome!
DPMHS Movie Night continues on Mar. 9th, 5:30pm, with Wonder Woman!

That’s it for this week, see you tomorrow!

Pearl Preview

January 19, 2018 at 12:55 pm

Click here for the current:  Pearl Preview jan 22

Weekly Update

January 14, 2018 at 7:45 pm

Good Evening Sharks, this is Principal Smith with your Weekly Update! TomorrowMonday, Jan. 15th, is a school holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Tuesday, Jan. 16th is a Shortened Day with a 1:42 Dismissal

Wednesday, Jan 17th there is a Senior Prom Meeting during lunch in room 13

Thursday, Jan. 18th, ASB will meet in Room 7, during 4th Period
Math tutoring Thursday 3:15 – 4:15 in room 12
The SSC will meet at 5:30 pm in Room 13, followed by the PTSA at 6:30pm.

Friday, Jan. 18th is the first Fiesta Friday of the new year! Get your dance tickets in the Student Store!

Attention Seniors:
Sr. Packages are now due!

Shirt and Lanyard Orders are due Wednesday January 24th.  You will need to see Mrs. Bootel to approve your name and pay if you have not done so already.

Parents of seniors: You can recognize the achievements of your graduate with a Senior Recognition Ads in the 2018 Prestige Yearbook. Go to www.Jostens.com and look for Senior Recognition Ad to see prizes and design your own page. For information, contact Ms. Chavira at axc8823@lausd.net

Looking Ahead:
Seniors: January 25th Cap and Gown Measurements will take place at school.
The DPMHS Great Kindness Challenge will happen during Jan 22-26.
California Scholarship Federation: Applications for Spring Semester membership in CSF is available via Google Docs. They are due January 26th by 5pm. See Ms. Mauermann in room 20 for more information or with questions.

That’s it for this week, see you on Tuesday!

Pearl Preview January 15

January 12, 2018 at 3:46 pm

Click here for the current  Pearl Preview jan 15

Due Friday!-Senior Package Payment

January 9, 2018 at 1:33 pm

Welcome back Seniors! The Senior package is due by Friday. After that you will no loger be eligible for a discount. Thank you to those who have already paid. If you have only made a deposit, your account needs to be paid in full by Friday as well. We will be placing the orders for t-shirst and lanyards by the end of the month. Lanyards are not included in the package and will be a fundraiser as well. Please contact me if you have any questions. Ms. Erica in the student store will be here on Wednesday and Friday of this week to recieve your payments. Please make sure your name is written on any checks that are submitted. I am attaching the order form again for your convience

Order form-Class of 2018 Senior Package and Activity.
Thank you,
Mrs. Bootel

Weekly Update

January 7, 2018 at 7:56 pm

Happy New Year Sharks! This is Nicole Bootel your magnet coordinator with your weekly message.

Monday is a minimum day with a 12:27 dismissal.  Busses will leave at 3:16.Tuesday will be a shortened day with a 1:42 dismissal.

Please check the hall posters for your period 1 class.  Period 1 teachers will have student schedules.

We want to give a warm welcome to our new students, we can’t wait to meet you!

We hope you all had a wonderful winter break and are looking forward to a fantastic semester.  See you all tomorrow!

Weekly Update

December 10, 2017 at 8:37 pm

Good Evening Sharks. School will be open tomorrow. We are currently accepting applications for next semester so please let your friends and families know.  We have a food drive and are collecting cans during period 1.  This week our dismissal schedule is as follows: Monday 3:16Tuesday 1:42WednesdayFriday 12:30Friday will be the only day with a bus dismissal at 12:30. All other days the bus will leave at its regular time.  Finals will be held on TuesdayWednesday, and Thursday. Please call the school with any questions for enrollment or this weeks schedule. We look forward to a great week.  See you tomorrow!


December 6, 2017 at 4:34 pm

Good Afternoon Sharks,
I have received notice from our local superintendent, Joseph Nacorda, that all schools in the San Fernando Valley that are LAUSD, are closed tomorrow and Friday of this week. No staff or faculty are to be on campus. The DPMHS Potluck is cancelled.
See you Monday!
Ms. Smith

Weekly Update

December 3, 2017 at 7:24 pm

Good evening Sharks, this is Principal Smith with your Weekly Update! The end of the semester is fast approaching! Finals will be happening
Dec. 12th: Periods 1 & 2, dismissal at 1:42pm
Dec. 13th: Periods 3 & 4, dismissal at 12:27pm, busses depart at 3:16pm
Dec. 14th: Periods 5 & 6, dismissal at 12:27pm, busses depart at 3:16pm

Monday, Dec. 4th: Holiday Grams will go on sale for $.50 or $1 at lunch in front of the Student Store! Grams will be delivered each day during Period 1.

The DPMHS Canned Food Drive begins today, and the Period 1 class that collects the most food will receive a reward!

Tuesday, Dec. 5th: All See’s Candy orders will be distributed!
We are on a shortened Bell Schedule with a 1:42pm dismissal.

Wednesday, Dec. 6th, 8:15am – 9:45am, the Parent Center is hosting a workshop, Promoting a Positive Body Image and Self-Esteem for Your Teens, led by Joanne Tuell, LCSW.
Seniors: There is a Prom meeting at lunch in Room 13!

Thursday, Dec. 7th, ASB meets today during Period 4 in Room 7!
DPMHS PTSA and Ms. Pershes-Friedman are hosting the Winter Potluck in the MPR, from 6:30pm – 7:30! All are welcome to partake. Please reply to the Evite that was sent out through PTSA or call the school and leave a message for Ms. Pershes-Friedman!

Looking ahead: Winter Break is from Dec. 18th – Jan. 5th!

That’s it for this week, see you tomorrow!

Pearl Preview

December 1, 2017 at 11:12 am

Click here for the current Pearl Preview Dec 6