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Computer Lab

Computer-Class-Clipart-1.gifWe are happy to announce that our Computer Lab is now open after school from 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm in order to provide students with additional time and exposure  to our newly renovated Computer Lab. Parents and guardians, please feel free to communicate with your child's teacher regarding passes to the Computer Lab. 

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Flute Recital

Flute Club lead by Mrs. Marsh, performing at the 2016-2017 recital.

Dodgers Step Up Attendance Program

Congratulations to these tigers who's terrific attendance earned them a trip to a Dodgers game with Mr. Han. 

YMCA Summer Camp

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Message From POD!

Thank You POD!
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Summer Strings Program

Dorris Place Elementary School Parents/Guardians,


We are so proud of your child’s musical achievement this school year!  Education Through Music-Los Angeles is offering a two (2) week Summer Strings Program for students from both Castelar and Dorris Place Elementary Schools to study violin, viola, cello  – Monday, June 19 through Friday, June 30 (8:00am-12:00pm each day) held on the campus of Castelar Elementary School - 840 Yale Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

There will be two weeks of instruction for beginner AND intermediate students learning violin, viola and cello. These sessions will be for incoming 4th, 5th or 6th graders.


Student Participation Guidelines

  1. Students are encouraged to attend every summer music session.
  2. Students must practice their assignment and be prepared for class.
  3. Students must bring their instrument to school for all sessions.
  4. Students will bring their music and materials to class.
  5. Students will work hard and do their best while encouraging their classmates.

Registration Fee


While the Summer Instrumental Program is being provided FREE to interested students (first-come, first-served basis), there is a suggested donation of $50 to cover the registration fee.

Please register using the link etmla.org/summerstrings2017.  There is limited capacity to 40 students.  Applications will be accepted until spaces are filled.


Have a musical summer!


Dodgers Literacy Program

Dodgers Literacy Program

Dorris Place Visits JPL


A few weeks ago, students from Mrs. Aguilera & Mrs. Stwearts class had the opportunity to visit NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The students had an amazing time and we look forward to visiting again in the near future.


Click here to view more pictures from this event.

Coffee with Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell

Thank you all the parents and guardians that were able to make it to our Q & A session with councilmember Mitch O'Farrell. Special thanks to Mitch O'Farrell, Captain Sandoval and all the officers from Northeast Division for coming out!

Dorris Place T Shirt Order form

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Help Support Our Young Authors

Do you want to support our school?

Do you want to read stories by Dorris Place authors?

Do you want to donate something to the students of Dorris Place that will last for years?

This can all be done by purchasing 2 original books written by Dorris Place students. If you purchase 2 books at $10 each, you can choose a book to be donated to our library. In the book it will have your name and students will know that you helped grow our library collection.

Books on sale now in office, get your copy before they sell out.

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Valet Program

Thank you parents who have volunteered to be a part of our valet program. Safety is a priority and we are always looking for volunteers. Come be a part of our school and welcome students, parents and guardians. See Mr. Han to get further information. Click here to see some of our volunteers in action.

Need Homework Help Online?

Tutor.com offers students homework help 24/7, including live help from 3pm-10pm, 7days/week! Click here to get more information.


Regular Days

8:06 am - 2:30 pm

Banked Time

8:06 am - 1:30 pm

Shortened Days

8:06 am - 1:55 pm

Minimun Days

8:01 am - 12:30 pm

LA's Best Program

2:30pm - 6:00pm



6th Grade Luncheon & Autograph Book Signing


6th Grade Movie(Auditorium)


6th Grade Rehearsal(Auditorium)


6th Grade Culmination


Last Day of School(Minimum Day)


Staff End of the Year Party


Staff Pupil Free Day