Digital Learning Academy Newsletter

September 2021

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Dear Trail Blazer Families,

We found lots of success the first few weeks with onboarding our families to DLA, benchmark testing, and materials pick up. Our classrooms are up and running as we begin to dive into content. Please help your child to be successful by:


  • providing a quiet and distraction free work space
  • ensuring your child attends school daily - attendance is taken each period
  • ensuring your child is on time to all of their classes as well as stays until class is dismissed
  • reading the weekly blast from your child's teacher


We are here to support all aspects of your child's learning. Please do not hesitate to reach out should you need anything. We are most grateful for your ongoing support.



Wishing you well,


Marlene Capristo

Principal


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Upcoming Important Dates to Remember

  • Thursday, September 2, 2021 - Progress Reports posted in ParentVue
  • Friday, September 3, 2021 - District Full Day Inservice - No School
  • Monday, September 6, 2021 - Labor Day - No School
  • Tuesday, September 14 - LESD Governing Board Meeting - https://www.youtube.com/user/LESD79
  • Friday, September 24 - Early Release 1:15pm
  • Monday, October 4-8, 2021 - Fall Break | No School
  • Thursday, October 14, 2021 - Q1 Report Cards post in ParentVue
  • Thursday October 27-29, 2021 - Parent/Student/Teacher Conferences

DLA Classroom

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DLA School Infomation

Parent and Student Online Learning Support

DLA Parent and Student Technology Support

Use this button to submit a help ticket for technology support.

Successful Strategies for Online Learning

Parent tips for supporting your online learners at home.

Touchstone Behavioral Health Services

Contact Information

Marlene Capristo capristo@lesd.k12.az.us - Principal


Josette Heuseveldt heuseveldt@lesd.k12.az.us - Student Advisor


Alison Wood wood@lesd.k12.az.us - K-8 Instructional Coach, Gifted Coordinator


Summer Boyce boyces@lesd.k12.az.us - Administrative Assistant

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