Parent Education Night January 25: An evening with Dr. Matt Bellace - Author of Finding "A Better High" & Life is Disappointing

Thu, Jan 13 12:27pm

Gr8ful Connections Presents: Dr. Matt Bellace - Finding "A Better High"   January 25, 2022 at 6:00 PM.    Register here soon because space is limited   We hope you’re able to join us!    

Winter Concert this Friday!

Thu, Dec 16 5:16pm

The Winter Concert is almost here! This Friday, bundle up and enjoy festive songs performed by our SurfRiders in the Hills outdoor amphitheater between the library and upper blacktop. Please accompany ... [More]

Blanket/Bedding Drive important reminder

Wed, Dec 15 3:05pm

Thank you to those who have donated. Reminder- NEW bedding only. Thank you!!! Collection ends at the winter concert Friday evening.

Blanket/Bedding Drive This Week

Sun, Dec 12 1:36pm

Collecting new full sheet sets, comforters and blankets for the Encinitas Community Resource center all week. Drop off in front of office. Please help someone stay warm this winter.

Blanket and Bedding Drive Next Week Dec 13-17th

Thu, Dec 9 3:28pm

Warm Up Someone in Need  Del Mar Hills Blanket and Bedding Drive December 13th-17th New  blankets, FULL sheet sets, and comforters will be accepted all week as well as Friday evening at our Winter Con ... [More]


Thu, Dec 9 12:39pm

My apologies for an error on the flyer sent home yesterday regarding a blanket drive.  ONLY NEW ITEMS WILL BE ACCEPTED! The CRC contacted me and asked for only new items with an emphasis on FULL beddi ... [More]

Virtual Family Art Night Tomorrow at 6 pm!

Wed, Dec 8 1:48pm

Join the Ninth District PTA for Family Art Night via Zoom on Thursday, December 9 at 6 pm. When you register, you will receive the link and the lesson plan.   Register Here

Thank you and Happy Thanks Giving!

Fri, Nov 19 12:01pm

Hello,   I and Heather Clark, our new Director at Del Mar Hills for DMSEF, want to wish you and all your friends a family a Happy Thanksgiving. We are so grateful for this community.    Have a great w ... [More]

Catch the Wave Incentive Update

Wed, Nov 17 7:03pm

For all families that joined the PTA, directories and car magnets have been delivered to school with the Catch the Wave donor acknowledgement letters. If you have more than one student, look for your ... [More]

Canned Food Drive THIS WEEK!!

Wed, Nov 17 7:23am

Please consider donating canned food and non perishable food items to the Food Bank. Clear out your cabinets!! Red bins located in front of office.

REMINDER TONIGHT: An Expert Discussion on Vaccines for your School Aged Children

Thu, Nov 11 8:13am

    Please join us tonight at 5:30PM for a panel discussion on vaccines for your school-aged children. The Ninth District PTA is partnering on this event to help answer questions that our parents, fam ... [More]

Wear Your Favorite Sports Team Gear

Wed, Oct 27 8:04pm

Team up for good choices and wear your favorite sports team gear! Fill out your BINGO card!

BINGO boards due Friday

Wed, Oct 27 7:27am

To be considered for the Red Ribbon Week raffle all BINGO boards need to be turned into classroom teachers by this Friday! We choose 10 winners!

Wear Surfrider Gear Tomorrow

Tue, Oct 26 8:53pm

Show your Surfrider spirit by wearing Surfrider gear and/or school colors blue and orange tomorrow!

Wear Crazy Socks Tomorrow

Mon, Oct 25 7:09pm

Show you’re crazy for healthy choices by wearing CRAZY socks. Jimbos will provide apples for all the students tomorrow!

Wear Red Tomorrow

Sun, Oct 24 2:41pm

Kick off Red Ribbon Week by wearing red tomorrow. Also don’t forget to work on your BINGO board!! There will be 10 lucky winners.

Parent Education Night with Dr. Christine Carter TOMORROW

Fri, Oct 1 9:58am

Please join us for a evening with Dr. Christine Carter renowned speaker and author of The New Adolescence: Raising Happy and Successful Teens in the Age of Anxiety and Distraction.     Tuesday, Octobe ... [More]

Good news! PTA Reflections deadline EXTENDED to Oct. 1st

Thu, Sep 23 11:23pm

There is still time to enter the PTA's National Art contest, Reflections! Due to some technical difficulties the entry forms and instructions were not available in the weekly Hills Happenings.  The de ... [More]

And the winners are...

Wed, Sep 22 8:15am

It is everyone! By having a fully funded STEAM+ program all of our kids win. And we are close to getting there. We had 36% of our families donate during the fall campaign and we raised just over $45,0 ... [More]

Thank you!

Mon, Sep 20 7:03am

A huge thank you to all the families who donated and supported our STEAM+ program during the fall campaign. As of Thursday evening we raised just under $30,000. This is AMAZING! I will know final numb ... [More]

There is still time

Sun, Sep 19 8:10am

There is still time to receive the 2021/2022 DMSEF car magnet ( a donation of $400 or more) There is still time to be entered into the opportunity drawing ( a donation of $800 or more) There is still ... [More]

Meet our PE Teacher Coach Gilson " Coach G"

Thu, Sep 16 8:55pm

Physical Education –Coach Gilson“Coach G” DMUSD PE Specialist at Del Mar Hills Academy, CDM and Sage Canyon. She is beginning her second year with DMUSD and taught middle school PE prior. She is a for ... [More]

Meet our science teacher

Wed, Sep 15 6:56pm

Ms. Swanberg DMUSD Science teacher for 16years She holds a M Sc. in Natural Resources, Remote Sensing She was a research scientist and Principal Investigator for NASA. She was the 2007-2008 Site Teach ... [More]

The results are in

Tue, Sep 14 9:26pm

Thank you to all who have donated to DMSEF so far. We have raised just over $20,000 so far. We are 1/5 of the way to our yearly goal of $104,000.   As of now Mrs. Sorenson, Mr. Massa, and Ms. Stingl c ... [More]

Meet Mrs. Neilan, the Art teacher

Mon, Sep 13 8:33pm

Mrs. Neilan Returning to DMUSD this year, with 7 years experience teaching elementary education Holds a Masters in Education, a Single Subject Art Credential, and a Multiple Subject Teaching Credentia ... [More]


Fri, Sep 10 1:17pm

Not only will your children be taught Science, Art, Music, PE and integrated studies by our amazing, credentialed specialist but the top three classes that have the highest dollar amount raised for DM ... [More]

Meet our Integration Specialist

Thu, Sep 9 3:49pm

   Mrs. Allard Supports students with learning, creating, and problem-solving at Ashley Falls and Del Mar Hills schools. Holds a Music Performance degree from the University of Illinois and a Music Ed ... [More]

Save the Date

Wed, Sep 8 9:14pm

Your invited  To Mrs. Sleet's first Principal's Coffee Wednesday September 15th  @5:00pm on campus in the PAC   Come learn about what STEAM+ will look like this year Learn more about DMSEF and your ro ... [More]

Meet our music teacher

Tue, Sep 7 10:35am

Music- Mr. Sherreitt San Diego native with over a decade of teaching experience. Graduated from Cal State San Marcos in 2010. Plays many instruments including drums, guitar, ukulele, keyboards, and ha ... [More]

This is it Surfriders, the last two weeks of DMSEF’s Fall Fundraiser

Mon, Sep 6 3:40pm

  This year, Del Mar Hills’s goal is to raise $104,774 for DMSEF. I know we can raise this amount because of our amazing track record of reaching and exceeding our yearly goal.   How are we going to g ... [More]

REMINDER COVID UPDATE TONIGHT! Get the Latest COVID-19 Update from the Frontlines

Tue, Aug 31 10:27am

Our first PTA General Membership Meeting will take place tonight at 6 pm on Zoom.  After our regular PTA business,  our very own Dr. Lori Daniels Krummen will give us a COVID-19 update from the front ... [More]