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Annie Parent Information


If you have not yet paid the application fee for your child please do so here. 




Annie Jr. will be our winter musical, with performances January 18-20, 2019 at the Costa Mesa High School Performing Arts Center
  • Rehearsals: November 8 - January 11 Monday/Thursday/Friday 3:15-5:15
    • (excluding Thanksgiving Break and Winter Break)
  • Tech Week: January 14-17 (all cast mandatory): Every day 3:00-7:00pm

The play version of Annie is a bit different from the movie, including several songs, and the Junior version is a bit different from the full play. If you would like you can have your child familiarize him/herself with the junior stage version by watching previous productions on youtube. Here are a few examples.

If you have any questions please send them to davisplayannie2018@gmail.com and we will reply promptly. If you would like to add your child's email to this distribution list so they are also getting updates, or would like to add a spouse or other parent's email address to this list, please do so here.

We will also be using the Remind app for your mobile device. This is available for parents and students. Download the Remind App Now from the app store of your device. Open the app and select “Join a Class.” The “class code” requested is “anniedav”.

VOLUNTEERS: Last but not least...WE NEED YOU as a parent volunteer. Keep an eye out for requests for volunteer opportunities and get involved! We will need parents to help with costumes, sets, make-up, backstage, etc. The first opportunity is for you to volunteer at an upcoming rehearsal. We need 2 parent volunteers per rehearsal to sign kids in and out, supervise, patrol, send glaring “be quiet” looks, etc. If each parent took one rehearsal slot we would have more than enough! Sign up here.



The cost of participation is $100.00 per student and each cast member will receive a show t-shirt. You can also use the button below to pay:






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NMUSD SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES FORUM

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THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS ORANGE COAST




Presents an impartial and nonpartisan
Newport - Mesa Unified School District
SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES FORUM
District 2: Charlene Metoyer & Michelle Murphy
District 4: Gina Nick & Karen Yelsey
District 5: Michelle Barto & Paul Hillson
District 7: Ashley Anderson, Bertha Rodriguez & Diane “Dee Dee” RuoRock


Wednesday, October 10 ~ 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Harper School ~ 425 E 18th Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627


MODERATOR:
Armida Brashears

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not support or oppose any candidate, politician or political party. It is committed to educating
the public about elections, the voting process, and political and social issues.
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behalf of Children, youth, and families.  It is nonpartisan, noncommercial, and nonsectarian.


Format Summary and Ground Rules:
  • No campaign materials to be permitted on premises, including buttons worn by attendees. 
  • Live forum only – not recorded. 
  • Candidate seating determined by Ballot order. 
  • There will be an impartial Moderator, Question Sorter, and Timekeeper. 
  • The Moderator will explain forum rules: Verbal interaction between the audience and candidates during the forum will not be permitted. The forum is neutral territory for a sharing of philosophy, ideas and information – not campaigning. 
  • This is a nonpartisan event; no cheering/shouting will be allowed. 
  • Candidates have 2 minutes for opening statements. 
  • Submit questions in advance to julielenk@scbglobal.net. And audience members may submit written questions on 3x5 cards (provided). All questions will be screened for relevance, to avoid duplication. Personal questions or attacks on any candidate will not be acknowledged. If a question is directed to a specific candidate, it must be issue focused. All other candidates may have an opportunity to respond, if they so desire. If a question is directed at a candidate they will have up to a minute to respond. No oral questions will be taken. One question per card. Attendees may arrive early to submit cards. 
  • Runners will collect question cards during the forum and deliver them to the Sorter. 
  • The Sorter will screen questions to avoid duplication, prioritize by relevance, and assure adherence to the guidelines and ground rule. 
  • Candidates have ninety seconds to respond to written questions 
  • The Timekeeper will ensure time limits, holding up a green card to start, a yellow card when 30 seconds remain, and a red card when time ends. 
  • The order of questions will be rotated among the candidates. The final question should be asked no later than 8:05 p.m. to allow candidates time at the conclusion of the forum to meet informally with voters and the press. Q&A may end sooner, if all suitable written questions have been asked by the Moderator. 
  • Candidates have 2 minutes for closing statements. 
  • The moderator will close the forum. 
  • Candidates have the opportunity to mingle with attendees, members of the press, and answer individual questions at the conclusion of the forum.







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Make this the best year yet! Join the PTA.

Davis Magnet PTA invites you to join the PTA and “MAKE THIS THE BEST YEAR YET”! The PTA contributes to the growth of our school and children by providing enrichment opportunities (assemblies, Walk Throughs, Art Masters), teacher resources & supplies, helping to support our school’s technology resources, and by growing our school community through fun family activities and parent nights, among many others! Membership also ensures our parent and teacher voices are heard locally & statewide.

The PTA helps to support your child’s educational growth! PTA memberships cost $6 for students and $10 for parents or any other adult who would like to support our school (don’t forget to ask grandparents, aunts, uncles & family friends)! Plus, a PTA membership includes perks like discounts through various businesses like Hertz, Legoland, AARP, Good Housekeeping subscription & more! We had over 800 PTA members last year! Our goal is 100% participation- we can do it!

Join the PTA today and be a part of our BEST YEAR YET! We will have weekly flag deck membership drive updates where 3 lucky names will be drawn for a prize from those who have joined. Also, the upper and lower grade classes that produce the most growth (highest percentage of members per class) by OCT 5th will win a fun PIZZA & PLAY PARTY IN THE PARK WITH MRS. FLORES!


Join PTA today and be a part of our growth! To join, print this form and return it to school.


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2018-2019 Calendar is now here!

The new school year calendar is now online. You can find it HERE.





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Sign up to volunteer with Give Me Five

Every Davis family is asked to participate in the Give Me Five program. Parents are asked to lend a hand and volunteer non-classroom help hours during day or night events and programs during the school year. Parents' involvement is key to enriching our children's education and strengthens our Davis community while providing wonderful things for our school. Volunteer opportunities include day events, like the book fair, night events like ceramics night, as well as help throughout the school year, like yearbook, music help and coffee cart. By making this promise, your family agrees to help when you can and at the events you choose. Davis Magnet School kids, staff and fellow parents love and appreciate all volunteers!

Sign up by printing this form and returning it to school. Thank you!




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Back to School Night is Wednesday, September 12



Please join us for back-to-school night! This is an evening for parents to come, without kids, and hear from the teachers. The schedule will be as follows:

5:00 to 5:30 p.m.: Band/Choir parent meeting with Mr. S in MPR.

5:30 to 6:00 p.m.: All parent meeting with Mrs. Flores in MPR.

6:05 to 6:50 p.m.: Classroom Session #1

6:55 to 7:40 p.m.: Classroom Session #2