Welcome Back to School

Deer Canyon is excited to see you!

Action Items

Counselor's Corner - Mrs. MacDougall

Apply for DC Leaders NOW!

DC LEADERS is an opportunity for 4th and 5th graders only. DC Leaders is a unique group that has taken the place of student council, DC Kids, and Parking Patrol. DC LEADERS will promote positivity, good character, and kindness around Deer Canyon throughout this 2021-2022 school year.

Mrs. MacDougall is looking for a team of motivated, helpful, do-gooders. Leaders must be hard-working, responsible, and a role model for peers. These are some of the responsibilities DC LEADERS will tackle this year:

  • Planning and attending Meetings

  • Positivity Announcements and Messaging

  • Character Counts support and activities

  • No Place for Hate support and activities

  • Red Ribbon Week, Start with Hello Week, and Random Acts of Kindness week support

  • Recycling pick up

  • Spirit Day selection and promotion

  • Parking patrol duties

  • And so much more!!

Applications are available HERE and will be accepted no later than 3pm on September 9th.

DC Leaders Application 2021- 2022 (google.com)

New Family Welcome - PTA

New Family Campus Tours: we are excited to have our 5th grade graduates lead small group tours of the campus for families who are new to Deer Canyon. Click HERE to sign up for a time slot (only one time slot per family.)

Welcome from DC Foundation - Jenell Lanski

Welcome back, Deer Canyon families! Your Deer Canyon Foundation is ready to serve your students and our teachers and staff! Your donations fund staff salaries for aides in combo classes, PE teacher, STEAM teacher, and Choir teacher, teacher and staff supply grants, Art Adventures program, and much more.

Support your child's education by:

1. Directly donate via PayPal

2. Search if your employer does matching

3. Select Deer Canyon Foundation as your Amazon Smile Charity!

4. Share your voice at Foundation meetings

5. Participate in DC Dining (all year), Auction, Read a Thon (February), and Jog a Thon (April)

Join us at our first meeting Monday, August 23 at 6:30pmPT on Zoom. Link to come!

Welcome from PTA - Heather Hall

Welcome back to school! In my first year as President of the Deer Canyon PTA, I am looking forward to us supporting our families and school through this upcoming year of transition. As we navigate our return to school amidst the ever-changing face of Covid-19, we are proceeding with cautious optimism.

First PTA Meeting: Thursday, August 19th at 8:00 am. Please join us to stay informed about what's happening at Deer Canyon, make new connections with other parents, and learn how you can get involved with your child's school.

Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 865 6630 4614

Passcode: DCESPTA

Or by phone: 669-900-6833

I look forward to working both with people who have been leading the PTA for years and new members who bring so much enthusiasm. Let's make the 2021-2022 school year great!

PTA/Foundation Roles

Thank you to the parent volunteers serving on the 2021-2022 Foundation and PTA!

PTA Membership - Kristin O'Bannon

We are thrilled to be TOGETHER AGAIN for the 2021/2022 school year! The PTA is committed to supporting our school community. Money raised from the membership and donation drive helps support programs and community events that make DCES such a special place!

NEW THIS YEAR...online registration and new membership packages that make joining the PTA even easier! Click here to learn more about activities supported by your PTA membership and how to join today! Join early for more opportunities to win in our drawings!

Questions? Email membership@deercanyonpta.org

Get Involved at Deer Canyon

Helpful Links

Deer Canyon Elementary Schedule

Please use this link to view the daily schedule.

Student Handbook (English)

Please use this link to review the student handbook with your child.