Dehesa School
"Excellence in Education Since 1876"

Building Character

December Word of the Month: 

"A person of character is  caring, compassionate, kind, loving, considerate, and charitable." 

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

Dec. 17               Early Release Day
Dec. 17              Wear your Class Color
Dec. 22-Jan. 2   Winter Break 

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.