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Kindergarten and Transition Kindergarten student's Winter Concert

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3rd Grade students receiving tennis lessons through Kim Grant Academy

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Student Council Candidates

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Student singing for our Winter Concert

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Junior Coaches leading a group game at Kinder recess

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Welcome to Del Rey Woods. We provide an excellent education experience for our students and their families.

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MPUSD Hosts COVID-19 Town Hall

The Monterey Peninsula Unified School District welcomes students, families, and staff back from Winter Break. The California Department of Public Health has released updated guidance regarding COVID-19, and the district will host a Town Hall to provide an overview, as well as address questions from the community.

Parent Workshops Coming Spring 2022

The Monterey Peninsula Unified School District in partnership with Effective School Solutions offers four parent workshops January - April 2022.

Welcome Back: Return to School COVID Testing Information

Superintendent PK Diffenbaugh shares with families the importance of getting tested before returning back to school on Wednesday, January 5. Take a moment to listen to his message, as well as where you and your family can pick up testing kits or to have a test administered at our Cabrillo Family Resource Center.

Open Enrollment for Elementary and Middle School Opens January 5

Open Enrollment for grades Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade is now open for the 2022-2023 school year. This period is the only time to request a transfer from one school to another school within the district for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year. If you wish to request a transfer you must complete a request form no later than Friday, February 4, 2022 for middle and elementary school.

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Welcome to Del Rey Woods Elementary School, home of the the Dolphins! Nestled in the residential neighborhood of Seaside, California, Del Rey Woods Elementary is comprised of a diverse group of approximately 400 preschool to 6th grade students, caring support staff, dedicated and talented faculty, and supportive parents and community members. 
 
At Del Rey Woods School, our vision is to foster and inspire a collaborative community of scholars, parents, and staff who are committed to academic, personal, and social excellence. At DRW we all strive to live by the MPUSD Way:
 
- Every person matters.
- Each day counts.
- Learn something new everyday.
- Improve with purpose.
- We’re better together.
 
Inherent in Del Rey Woods' mission and vision is the belief that all students, regardless of their background, can learn. To make this a reality, the school provides every student a safe and secure learning environment where students have equal access to a challenging and rigorous core curriculum and a variety of enrichment activities. 
 
It is an expectation for every member of the Dolphin family to be responsible, respectful, safe and on task. Assisting the principal translate the school's vision and mission into effective practices in the classroom is a cadre of highly trained certificated and classified staff including an academic coach, speech and language pathologist, school psychologist, mental health specialist, bilingual community liaison, music teacher, and a resource specialist. In addition to the regular staff, DRW employs various artists in their field of expertise to provide visual and performing arts classes to all our students throughout the year.
 
Inspired by a culture for continuous improvement and growth mindset, our school is prepared to educate our students to be college and career ready in the 21st century.
 
Lynn Ebora
Principal