The Dolphin News newsletter provides up-to-date information on current activities and deadlines at North Davis Elementary, and is the main source of communication between North Davis Elementary parents, the school and the PTA.
The newsletter is sent electronically via the list serve to all parents with an e-mail listed at school. You can find the latest newsletter on the North Davis Elementary website. For parents who do not have access to e-mail, a paper copy is sent home with your oldest child on Friday. Please let your teacher know if you would also like a paper copy of the Dolphin News.
All weekly submissions are due on Tuesday prior to the release of the newsletter. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to submit content for the upcoming newsletter.
Space is limited in the newsletter. The following guidelines are in place to help with space restrictions.
- Include the most important information in the first two sentences of the announcement. For example: name of event, date of event, important deadlines and contact information, link to website.
- Use 100 words or less. Announcements with a large amount of information should submit a short paragraph for the newsletter and a detailed article for the PTA website. A link can be provided in the newsletter to the PTA website where additional information and/or forms can be hosted.
- The newsletter has community events section. Space is limited. The name of the event, date of event, contact information and link will be include in the announcement. For the printed newsletter community news will be included if space allows.
Information distributed in the North Davis Elementary PTA newsletter and on the email list must relate to the school, PTA, Davis Joint Unified School District, or public health and safety, and will conform to noncommercial, nonpartisan and nonsectarian PTA guidelines.