Overview

Thank you for your interest in Da Vinci Schools!

Da Vinci Schools are public charter schools that are free of charge and open to all students. Students who reside within the boundaries of Wiseburn Unified School District are guaranteed a spot at a Da Vinci high school and receive an enrollment priority to attend our K-8 program. If more students apply than spaces are available, students are enrolled by lottery. All students are welcome regardless of background, academic record, or special education eligibility.  > More info for Wiseburn Residents

Da Vinci Schools conducts its enrollment process through SchoolMint. SchoolMint is accessible here or via the School Mint app available at the Apple Store / iOS or Google Play / Android. If you applied to Da Vinci Schools for the 2017-18 school year using SchoolMint, you may access your SchoolMint account via https://davincischools.schoolmint.net/.


How to Apply - Information for New Students and Families

  • We strongly encourage you to attend an information meeting (dates below) to learn more about our programs, curriculum and enrollment process. K-8th grade applicants: It is crucial that parents or legal guardians attend an Information Meeting for the Da Vinci Innovation Academy (K-8) to learn about what is required of all parent educators.
  • Complete a new student online enrollment application. If you wish help in completing the online application, please let us know.
  • Submit a K-12 Online Enrollment Application on or before the Priority Application Deadline of February 28, 2018 to be included in the enrollment lottery. The online application for the 2018-19 school year will open on November 1, 2017.

For more information, please visit our Enrollment FAQ page.


Apply Now

Apply online for the 2018-2019 school year beginning November 1, 2017 using our SchoolMint system.


Upcoming Information Meetings
We strongly urge you to attend an Information Meeting to learn more about our schools, curriculum, programs and enrollment process. You will also have an opportunity to meet some of our faculty and staff, current students and families. It is CRUCIAL that parents or legal guardians attend an Information Meeting for the Da Vinci Innovation Academy (K-8) to learn about what is required of parent educators.

High School Information Meeting Dates
All high school information meetings will take place at our new campus located at 201 N. Douglas St., El Segundo, CA 90245. We also offer a limited number of Tours for 8th grade students and families. Please see our Visit Da Vinci page for more information.

Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 6:00PM
Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 9:00AM
Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 6:00PM

Please note: no RSVP is required for Information Meetings.

K-8 Information Meeting Dates
It is CRUCIAL that parents or legal guardians attend an Information Meeting for the Da Vinci Innovation Academy (K-8) to learn about what is required of parent educators. The February K-8 Information Meetings will take place at 13500 Aviation Blvd., Hawthorne, CA - NEW LOCATION

Tuesday, December 5, 2017- 6:30-8:00 - CANCELED
Saturday, January 20, 2018- 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:00-7:30 PM
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 6:00 -7:30 PM

Please note: no RSVP is required for Information Meetings. The February K-8 Info Meetings will take place at 13500 Aviation Blvd., Hawthorne, CA.

Student-Led Tours for Incoming 9th Graders
We invite rising 9th grade students to join us at Da Vinci Communications, Da Vinci Design, and Da Vinci Science to get a first-hand look at student life at Da Vinci Schools. This tour will allow prospective students and their parent(s) to visit the three schools located at the new campus. There are a limited number of spaces available, and reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis. All tours take place at 201 N. Douglas Street, from 9:15-10:45am.

Monday, January 29, 2018 - SIGN UP HERE
Monday, February 12, 2018 - SIGN UP HERE
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - SIGN UP HERE

If you have questions about the tours please contact us via email at enrollment@davincischools.org.

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CONTACTS

Maria Venegas
High School Enrollment Coordinator
(310) 331-8097
enrollment@davincischools.org

Brianne Allen
K-8 Enrollment
(310) 725-5800 x 5103
ia@davincischools.org

DATES & DEADLINES

February 28, 2018 @ 11:59PM
K-12 Priority Application Deadline for New Students

March 8, 2018
Lottery Date
5:30PM - K-8
6:30PM - High Schools

March 15, 2018
Email notification of enrollment status

March 26-30, 2018
April 9-13, 2018

In-person enrollment support for newly admitted K-12 families. Visit the high school enrollment team at 201 N. Douglas Street from 8:00AM to 5:00PM. Visit the K-8 team at 13500 Aviation Blvd. from 8:00AM to 4:30PM.