2019-20 North Campus-Back to School Information - 2nd to 8th grades

We hope that you have had an awesome, fun-filled, and relaxing summer thus far! If you haven't already heard, Discovery Academy of Science was once again named an "A" school by the Florida Department of Education. This is an award which was made possible by all of the hard work and dedication of our students, teachers, staff, and families! Way to go Tigers!
We have been very busy getting everything ready for the upcoming school year. We are excited to open our doors and begin working with your students on the first day of school, which is Wednesday, August 14! There is still much to do, and below you will find some important information to ensure you and your student(s) are ready for another successful year at DAS!
North Campus Orientation Days:
• Friday, August 9 from 9 am-12 pm is for students in grades 2 and 3 only.
• Friday, August 9 from 1 pm-4 pm is for students in grades 4 and 5 only.
• Monday, August 12 from 9 am - 12 pm is for students in grades 6, 7, and 8 only.
• Wednesday, 14 is the first day of school for all students! School begins promptly at 8:00 am. Please ensure you arrive early to have your student ready for a successful first day!

Student supply lists-North campus grades 2nd to 8th
• You can access the school supply list on this link.
School Uniforms
• School uniforms may be purchased from local stores such as Target, Walmart, Ross, etc.. We are selling iron-on patches at the school. Click here more detailed uniform information.
• School uniforms are also available through French Toast this year. You can get all your shirts, shorts, pants, skirts, etc. at the Discovery Academy French Toast store at the following URL: https://www.frenchtoast.com/schoolbox/schools/discovery-academy-of-science-QS5DSGJ
• Don't forget to click on the embroidery option for each size/style you purchase to add the embroidery.

DAS Spirit Wear:
• We are excited to announce that this year, we are partnering with one of our local businesses "Salty Crab" to provide you with quality Spirit Wear.
• You can begin ordering your spirit shirts, hats, jackets, even ponchos right now. We will be adding more items throughout the year, so be on the lookout for announcements on new items throughout the year.
• Right now you can order this year’s Spirit Shirt in youth, men’s, and ladies cuts (only for adults) in both cotton (regular t-shirt material) as well as performance (dry-fit material).
• Spirit shirts this year are available in both red and navy blue.
• DriFit PE shirts are available as well; you can even get your student's name printed on the back for a small fee.
• Help support the school, and show your school spirit, purchase your spirit shirt today.
• Link for your orders: http://saltycraboutfitters.com/das123
• At checkout, you can select to have your item shipped directly to you for the cost of shipping or you can choose to pick up at directly at Salty Crab - they are located on Curlew and Alt 19 in the shopping center where the McDonalds is, right down the street from our Curlew Campus.
• If you have any questions about our Spirit Merchandise please reach out to Holly Baker - holly.baker@daspvo.org or Beba Sheehy beba.sheehy@daspvo.org.
• Note: Hats cannot be worn in school (with the exception of PE classes at the North Campus), but can be worn to show school spirit at after school events such as the upcoming Back to School Threshers game!

Volunteer Level-2 Screening Information
• Postal Annex will be available for Level 2 screening on August 12th from 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. at the Pinehurst campus during Kindergarten orientation.
• Cost will be $48.00 cash or check only. Must provide your government ID.
• Level 2 is required for chaperoning any field trips and most volunteering opportunities offered at the school! “

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About Us

Discovery Academy of Science is a public charter school approved by the Pinellas County School District.



South Campus | Grades KG - 1st
1380 Pinehurst Rd. Dunedin FL 34698
Ph: 727-330-2424

North Campus | Grades 2nd - 7th
2817 St. Marks Dr. Dunedin FL 34698
Ph: 727-369-6361




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