Category Archives: News

ChromeBooks Distribution – 3/25-3/27

Attention Cowell Families: Between 8:00AM – 1:00PM on Wednesday, March 25th, Thursday, March 26th, and Friday, March 27th, we will be distributing ChromeBooks for all students who need them from Kindergarten – 5th grade. Families must drive by or walk to the west side of the school toward the northwest corner (Vrain and 10th Ave). […]

Online Learning and Support Resources for Students @ Home

Updated Online Learning and Support Resources for Students @ Home Aprendizaje en línea y recursos de apoyo para Students @ Home We know that the current Extended Spring Break and our school/district’s commitment to “social distancing” can be challenging when we consider how to keep our students engaged in learning and healthy choices. Please check out the […]

Extended Break Updates – Principal’s Corner

For frequent updates, please bookmark the Cowell, “Principal’s Corner,” where I will be adding updates as I receive them: Also, don’t forget to post your Fitness Challenge pics students, staff and families on Facebook! We’ll get through this together, even if we’re only virtually together over this Extended Break! Para actualizaciones frecuentes, marque el […]

Cowell Extended Break Fitness Challenge!

Cowell – Extended Spring Break Fitness Challenge (adapted from At Home Work Workouts for Kids) Starting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 18, please post pics of you and your children staying active over break on our Facebook page! (We were happy to get this idea from Knapp Elementary School’s At Home Spirit Week!) Cowell At Home Fitness […]

Principal/Community Announcement Anuncio de la directora / comunidad

Please find an important letter to our Cowell Community from our Principal, Shayley Levensalor. Busque una carta importante para nuestra comunidad Cowell de nuestra directora, Shayley Levensalor. Cowell Community Letter – Levensalor 3-13-20  

Extended Spring Break – March 16 – April 6 (Student return on April 7)

All DPS schools and Discovery Link will be closed from March 16 – April 6  on an Extended Spring Break  in response to growing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19). (Student return on April 7.) Please see the links below: English Spanish French  

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 and district social media channels.

Cowell Weekly Update – 9/23 – 9/27

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