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The 2017 Battle of the Classes Winner is ...

... the Seniors!

Battle of the Classes wrapped up with an amazing dance competition on March 31st.

Congratulations to the Senior class on their overall win, bravo to the Sophomores on their close overall second place, huge applause for the freshmen, and cheers to the Junior class on winning the dance jam.

Money raised from the event was donated to Kicks for Kids.

A great week of competition, awesome team spirit, bringing every Don to their feet!
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Bravo Diego - Winner of The California Association of IB World Schools Student of the Year Award!

Diego Cruz is honored as Del Mar's first recipient of the prestigious California Association of IB World Schools Student of the Year Award.

This award is granted to a student that most exemplifies the key qualities of an IB Learner - he is caring, knowledgeable, principled, open-minded, reflective, balanced, a thinker, an inquirer, a communicator, and a risk-taker.

Congratulations Diego!
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Family Fiesta 3/24

This Friday, March 24, is our 5th Annual Family Fiesta! Please join us for a night of family fun, music, food, raffles, and a silent auction. The Family Fiesta will be in the Del Mar cafeteria, doors open at 5:30pm.

Ticket prices (advanced sales) are $12.50 for adults and $10 for students, children and seniors (65+) or $45 for a family pack of 4 tickets. Tickets can also be bought at the door, $15 for adults and $12 for students, children and seniors (65+).
Dinner will be tacos, quesadillas, rice, beans, salad, chips & salsa and a drink. Dinner is being catered by Taquizas Lagos.

Raffle and silent auction items include gift certificates, meal certificates, sports memorabilia and a HP laptop (to name just a few things). We will also have our famous baked goods auction (always a fun part of the night)! If you would like to donate desserts or baked items please drop them off in the school office on Friday (for home-baked items please include a list of ingredients).

Attached is a flyer with information and a ticket order form.
If you have questions you can contact Louisa Mendoza:

We look forward to seeing you at the Family Fiesta on Friday!
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Congrats to Senior Siena Inaba!

Congrats to Siena Inaba and her instructor, Mrs. Alston, whose sculptural piece, "Mother Earth's Last Gasp", was accepted into the New Museum Los Gatos Prestigious Art Show! Please see her work:
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Help Shape Our Community's Future

The elections are over now, but there’s still an opportunity to help improve our community.​

Press "Read More" to take the new Facilities Survey and the 2016-17 California School Parent & Student surveys!
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