Dehesa School
"Excellence in Education Since 1876"

Building Character

March Word of 
the Month: 
"A person of character values all persons, lives by the Golden Rule, respects the dignity, privacy, and freedom of others, is courteous and polite to all, and is tolerant and accepting of differences."

Dehesa School proudly teaches and practices the 
7 Habits of Highly Effective Kids/Teens

Habit 1: Be Proactive

Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind

Habit 3: First Things First

Habit 4: Think Win Win

Habit 5: Seek First to Understand…Then be Understood

Habit 6: Synergize

Click Below to Read More About the 7 Habits

What are the 7 Habits?

Dehesa Event Calendar

Upcoming Dates

Upcoming Events

March 23-26       Minimum Days
                           1:00pm Dismissal
March 27            Fun Run 
March 30--          Spring Break 
April 10
April 13-17         6th Grade Camp
April 14              Parents' Club Meeting

School Spirit Days

Mondays  Wear your NEU shirt 
                 or Dehesa blue
Fridays     Wear your classroom college 
                 shirt or college colors

We've got the spirit, yes we do. We've got the spirit, how about you? 


The No Excuses University Network of Schools is a diverse and dynamic association of like-minded schools and education organizations from across the United States. Our Network is united by the belief that ALL children, even those who live in poverty or who are learning English, can be academically successful and attend college. No Excuses Universities know they have the power to make that dream a reality.
and visit the NEU Beliefs tab under NEU Dehesa 

ALS Challenge

Our Campus

Dehesa Discovery Days

Dehesa Discovery Days 
 Where students have engaging  discovery experiences in
 multi-age Learning Labs.