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For press or news media inquiries, please contact our Communication Officer Gina Nielsen: gnielsen@dcjesd.us or 916-770-8851. 

Media

Press Releases & Media Advisories:

Community Resources & Events (Summer)

Community Resources and Upcoming Events

2018-2019 Student Registration

Dry Creek Joint Elementary School's 2017 Teachers of the Year Announced

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces California Teachers of the Year_CA Dept. of Education

Reinventing the Classroom Experience With Project Lead the Way

DCJESD Exceed State Standards on Latest State Assessments 

Google Expeditions Comes to Olive Grove Elementary

Antelope Crossing Names New Principal

Lunch and Literacy Debuts at Barrett Ranch

Heritage Oak Names New Principal

 

Media Links - Television and News Articles:

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update June 2018

ABC10 Teacher of the Year Red Carpet Walk - Silverado's Kristina Branson

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update May 2018

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update April 2018

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update March 2018

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update February 2018

ABC10 February Teacher of the Month, Creekview Ranch's Mrs. Stephanie Miller

Good Day Sacramento Silverado Middle School's 1,000 Teddy Bear Drive

Good Day Sacramento Coyote Ridge 5th Graders Give Back to the Community

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update January 2018

Practical Strategies Are Key to Sustainable Health Initiatives_Jan Edition Leadership Mag. Pgs. 24-26

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update December 2017

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update November 2017

Good Day Sacramento Hour of Code Event at Creekview Ranch

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update October 2017

ABC 10 October Teacher of the Month Antelope Crossing Middle School's Jessica Brown

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update September 2017

Good Day Sacramento Attendance Awareness Event at Olive Grove Elementary School

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update August 2017

Good Day Sacramento Dr. Vu's YouTube Summer Reading Program

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update July 2017

Good Day Sacramento STEAM Toy Hacking at Academic Bridge Summer Program

ABC 10 June Teacher of the Month Silverado Middle School's Mrs. Branson

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update June 2017

CBS Sacramento Graduating Seniors Crash Class of Former Teacher to Read Letter of Thanks

Good Day Sacramento Cardboard Challenge At Creekview Ranch Part 2

Good Day Sacramento Cardboard Challenge at Creekview Ranch Part 1

Woodcreek Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update May 2017

Good Day Sacramento Running for Rhett - Antelope Meadows Student Interview

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update April 2017

Good Day Sacramento Fun Run Part 2

Good Day Sacramento Fun Run Part 1

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update March 2017

Good Day Sacramento Helps Debut Barrett Ranch Elementary's New Reading Lounge

Good Day Sacramento's Manly Minute - How to Create a Literacy Space at Home

ABC10 February Teacher of the Month_Creekview Ranch's Kellie Welty

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update February 2017

Good Day Sacramento Patriot Pride at Quail Glen

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update January 2017

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update December 2016

Antelope Meadows Presented Bullying Prevention Award Live on Good Day Sacramento

Antelope Meadows Demonstrates Their Peace Path Live on Good Day Sacramento

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update November 2016

Placer County November Newsletter_CA Teacher of the Year

Good Day Sacramento Rides the Bus With Us - Bus Safety! Part 3

Good Day Sacramento Rides the Bus With Us - Boarding the Bus! Part 2

Good Day Sacramento Rides the Bus With Us During National School Bus Safety Week! Part 1 - Safety Pre_Check

Army Golden Knights Drops by Coyote Ridge_Roseville Press Tribune

NorCal Teacher Named One of Five CA Teachers of the Year for 2017_ABC10

Barrett Ranch Elementary School Educator Chosen Teacher of the Year_Sacramento Bee

Army Golden Knights Parachute Onto Coyote Ridge Elementary School as Seen on Good Day Sacramento - Part 1

Army Golden Knights Parachute Onto Coyote Ridge Elementary School as Seen on Good Day Sacramento - Part 2

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek Joint Elementary School Update Oct. 2016

Cardboard Arcade & Art Challenge at Quail Glen as Seen on Good Day Sacramento

Self-Driving Cars at Creekview Ranch as Seen on Good Day Sacramento

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update September 2016

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update August 2016

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update July 2016

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update June 2016

Graduating Seniors Thank Their Elementary Teachers Live On Good Day Sacramento

Quail Glen Family Celebrates Milestone

BMX Anti-Bullying Bike Riders on Good Day Sacramento

Educator's Takes on Screen Time for Kids

Kindness Challenge on Good Day Sacramento Part 1

Kindness Challenge on Good Day Sacramento Part 2

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update May 2016

Hour of Code Event on Good Day Sacramento Part 1

Hour of Code Event on Good Day Sacramento Part 2

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update April 2016

Google Expeditions on Good Day Sacramento Part 1

Google Expeditions on Good Day Sacramento Part 2

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update March 2016

Silverado Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on Good Day Sacramento

National Walk and Bike to School Event at Olive Grove Elementary

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update February 2016

Woodcreek_Antelope News Dry Creek School District Update January 2016

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Awards

Golden Bell Award 2002

By School     

Antelope Crossing Middle School (6-8) 

  • Distinguished School Award 2007
  • Most Outstanding Physical Education Program of the Year Award. Presented by California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance 2007
  • Recognized as a 2008 STARS school by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Dance

Antelope Meadows Elementary School (K-5)

  • Distinguished School Award 2006
  • Lozano Smith Foundation Bulling Prevention Program Award 2016

Barrett Ranch Elementary School (K-5)

  • Distinguished School Award 2012

Coyote Ridge Elementary School (K-5)

  • Distinguished School Award 2006

Creekview Ranch Middle School (K-8)

  • Received the “Best New Public Project of 2008” award from the Sacramento Business Journal 2009

Dry Creek Elementary School (K-8)                

  • Distinguished School Award 2006
  • Distinguished School Award 2014

Heritage Oak Elementary School (K-5)

  • Awarded the 1994 international “James D. MacConnell Award” for design and planning from Council of Educational Facilities Planners International (CEFPI)
  • Distinguished School Award 2002
  • Distinguished School Award – Re-designation 2010

Olive Grove Elementary School (K-5) 

  • Distinguished School Award 2006

Quail Glen Elementary School (K-5)

  • Distinguished School Award 2004

Silverado Middle School (6-8)

  • Award of Merit” for excellence in design in 1998. Presented by The American Institute of Architects, California Council
  • Designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2003
  • Distinguished School Award 2003
  • Re-designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2006
  • Re-designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2009
  • Re-designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2012
  • Re-designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2013
  • Re-designated as a California School to Watch – Taking Center Stage 2014