Del Norte Unified School District

"Equipping Students for Success"

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  • Please read the article below on how to get information regarding nominations and applications for the vacant seat on the Board of Trustees.…

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  • Please click the link to read the article on DNUSD regarding the recent arrest of District employees for allegations of child abuse.

    The county DA has assured us that the alleged crimes did not occur on school property, did not involve students at school, and were not related to the course and scope of the employees' employment with the School District.

    Click here to read the full release.

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  • Click here to view the fact-finder's final report

    PERB Releases Unanimous Fact-Finding Regarding DNTA Negotiations

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  • Automated attendance calls for students being tardy and absent are not functioning properly. We are sorry for any inconvenience that has been caused as a result of this issue. We will update you as soon as the problem is fixed.

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  • The Citizen's Oversight Committee will be appointing new members!!! 

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  • Mission Statement:

    Equipping Students for Success


    Vision Statement:

    Del Norte Schools are safe and welcoming environments where each student is provided with high-quality instruction to prepare them for career, college, and life.

 Superintendent Jeff Harris



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Superintendent Jeff Harris

Welcome to the Del Norte County Unified School District. Our schools have been the starting point for thousands of local children for over 100 years. We are proud to provide focused instruction in the fundamentals as well as creative arts and preparation for careers. Success starts here in Del Norte County.

Our teachers participate in continuous evaluation of their students’ achievement. We provide state of the art training to help them acquire and develop new strategies to ensure that all children succeed.

We are diligent to provide a safe and nurturing environment for our children where they can learn the academic and social skills necessary to get them off to a good start. Our schools are distinguished from others by their culture of high expectations and collaboration.

We want to give you the opportunity to see the great work going on in our classrooms and on our playgrounds each day, so you can see why we say, “Success Starts Here."