Category Archives: News

No School Today, 2/7/20

All DPS schools and administrative offices are closed Friday, Feb. 7 due to severe weather. All school-related events and activities are also canceled. We will continue to monitor the weather and will announce any updates first on the DPS website and district social media channels.


Cowell Elementary Awarded Center of Excellence by CDE

Cowell Elementary Receives Center of Excellence Award Cowell Elementary School was designated a CDE Center of Excellence! (Schools that enroll a student population of which at least 75 percent are at-risk pupils and that demonstrate the highest rates of student longitudinal growth are considered for this distinction.) Cowell is the only school in the Northwest […]


Kids Heart Challenge

Kids Heart Challenge We have officially kicked off Kids Heart Challenge with the American Heart Association at Cowell! Our students will be learning the importance of helping others while keeping their own hearts healthy. This week, a representative from the American Heart Association visited our school to help us kick off Kids Heart Challenge with […]


ALL DPS Schools Closed Wednesday, October 30, Severe Weather Day

All DPS schools and administrative offices are closed Wednesday, Oct. 30 due to severe weather and difficult travel conditions. All school-related events and activities are also canceled. We will continue to monitor the weather and will announce any updates first on the DPS homepage at www.dpsk12.org and district social media channels.


Cowell Weekly Update – 9/23 – 9/27

Please find our Weekly Update 5 (Revised) in English & Spanish.




Important 2019/20 School Year Dates Registration Dates for new and returning students: August 6 & 8 – 1:00pm- 6:00pm August 7 & 9 – 9:00am-1:00pm Back to School Night: Thursday, August 15 from 5:00-7:00pm (That afternoon you will be able to meet your child’s teacher, this will be a great opportunity to ask or bring […]


New Assistant Principal! / ¡Nuevo subdirector!

Hello Cowell Families and Students, I am excited to introduce myself as your new Assistant Principal and am honored to be a part of this wonderful community.  Before we have a chance to meet face to face, I would like to share a little background information about myself.  I have worked with children for over […]


Summer Food Rocks!

Cowell’s kitchen will be under construction this summer, but check out the link and flyer for other summer meal programs. La cocina de Cowell estará en construcción este verano, pero revise el enlace y el folleto para otros programas de comidas de verano. http://foodservices.dpsk12.org/summer-meal.php


Summer Letter to Families/Carta de verano a las familias

Please see our summer letter to families (Carta de verano a las familias) Summer Letter


Important 2019-20 School Year Dates!

Important 2019/20 School Year Dates Fechas importantes para el año escolar 2019/20 Important Dates for 1920 Revised