News & Announcements

MPUSD Makes Move to Keep 6th Grade at Elementary Level Beginning in 2021-22

On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, our Board of Education discussed and approved the decision making timeline for the reconfiguration and consolidation of MPUSD schools. 




You may recall last school year the district convened a Vision 2025+ Task Force and engaged stakeholders in multiple community engagement meetings and surveys about the future of our schools. One of the key focus areas was whether or not to maintain 6th grade at the elementary school level.

2021-2022 Kindergarten Lottery Application

Applications for DLAMP's kindergarten lottery for the 2021-2022 school year are NOW available!

Las solicitudes para el sorteo de kindergarten de DLAMP para el año escolar 2021-2022 están disponibles AHORA!

Free Food Boxes for Families

LIMITED TIME: Thanks to a grant from the USDA, for the next five weeks (beginning week of January 25 through February 22) MPUSD will offer free food boxes to its families. You will recall this option was available for a brief period late last year. Thank you USDA for your support!

December Town Hall Meeting: Supporting Students Bilingualism During a Global Pandemic

Presented by Suzanne Garcia-Mateus CSUMB professor and DLAMP School Site Council member. Learn tips to help support your child during distance learning & much more!

Presentado por Suzanne Garcia-Mateus profesora de CSUMB y miembro del Consejo Escolar del DLAMP. Aprenda consejos para ayudar a apoyar a su estudiante durante el aprendizaje a distancia y mucho más!

School Site Council (SSC)

Join School Site Council for the the first meeting of the 2020-2021 school year. Tuesday September 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)

Join ELAC for our first meeting: Thursday, September 10th at 3:15 pm

Zoom Meeting Link: https://mpusd-k12-ca-us.zoom.us/j/92828696205pwd=L2hxK1dzRXdCS3VwY2s5ZmNPazRKUT09
Meeting ID: 928 2869 6205 Passcode: iX2wRhH0

During the meeting, we will share information about DLAMP's English Language Development program. Additionally, we will discuss our school’s English Learners Advisory Committee (ELAC).The purpose of the ELAC is to advise the principal, School Site Council and school staff on programs and services for English learners. All community members, families, and school staff are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

Monterey County Herald: Guest Editorial PK Diffenbaugh: State Budget Must Reflect Our Values: Invest in Schools

Educators will be forced to overcome this budget challenge — offering services despite the lack of adequate resources. We shouldn’t have to. It is a reflection of our societal values that we continue to underfund our schools while relying on them to be the primary institution responsible for meeting the needs of our most vulnerable populations. Read more in this weekend's Monterey County Herald (click headline link).

ParentSquare Mobile App

DLAMP families please be sure to Download the FREE ParentSquare app for iOS or Android.

This video will walk you through the ParentSquare app.

Downloading the mobile app is the easiest way to receive all Posts, Events, Sign Up Requests, Photos and Files. Users can enable app notifications when a message is posted.

1st-8th Grade Admission Lottery Application

The Dual Language Academy will admit new students for the 2020-2021 school year based on a public lottery. A limited number of spaces are available. All names not selected will be placed on the waitlist according to the lottery selection.

Students applying will need to pass an entrance exam in both English and Spanish to ensure that their language proficiency will enable them to be successful in the program.

*Application deadline: Friday May 1st, 2020*
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