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Fyre Festival

In 2017, over 5,000 people bought tickets to a mysteriously luxurious event expecting Coachella on a private island, but what they got was more like William Golding’s Lord of the Flies. In 2016, Billy McFarland needed a way to promote his new talent booking app, Fyre. Essentially what the app did was it allowed normal… Keep Reading

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A Visit from Your Future

This year, students have multiple opportunities to learn about colleges here at Da Vinci. With representatives coming from as far as Oregon, our students have the chance to ask questions about the process of applying to college as well as college-specific questions. Every college visit is free and open to any Da Vinci high school… Keep Reading

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Da Vinci Students are Coding Their Way to a Brighter Future

Da Vinci High school now offers a college class on campus! CISP 360, a class introducing structured programming, is now being offered through Sacramento City College every Monday and Wednesday from 2:45-4:05 in Ms. Broughton’s room including high school students as well as college students. This allows Da Vinci students to work alongside and learn… Keep Reading

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Little Women Takes the Stage at Davis High

Little Women takes the stage at Davis High and a handful of our Da Vinci students are going be singing, dancing, and acting. Mckella Van Boxtel will be performing as Meg, with Samantha Sheridan as Marme and Neil Das as Mr. Lawrence. Senior Neil Das is heavily involved in theater at DHS. “I first got… Keep Reading

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Three Days and Counting

It seems like just yesterday when the students of Da Vinci were going through workshops during the first 3 days of school. Now, summer is nearly here. For seniors, this means the end of their time in high school as they are gearing up for the next chapter in their lives. For sophomores and juniors,… Keep Reading

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Fun with Math: Da Vinci Math Festival

On May 12 starting at 9:00 A.M., Da Vinci Junior High School will hold a Math Festival to show young students, grades four through nine, that math is fun. Ms. Caroline Loomis, a math teacher at Da Vinci Junior High, brought this event to Davis after she attended one in the Bay Area. “[…] I… Keep Reading

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Recruitment Season is Upon Us

As the 2017-2018 school year begins to wind down, the Da Vinci students and staff begin to think about recruitment for the incoming sophomores. Recruitment is an annual presentation given to the junior highs in Davis to inform younger grades about what Da Vinci is, and if it is right for them. “We talk to… Keep Reading

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The Senior Class Undergoing Some Underwater Fun

From February 27th through March second, students in the beloved Zobot class will be bussing down to SoCal to spend a couple days in the beautiful islands of Catalina. This trip is one to look forward too all year! Chaperoned by Grima, Langone, Burke, Mike, and Uliasz, what is there not to love? On the… Keep Reading

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A Look Into This Year’s Upcoming 1929 Night

As February rolls around, so do the ensuing night projects. It’s a time of stress, frustration and work for many, but the juniors’ big project always tries to bring a bit of joy into the middle of a Great Depression: 1929 Night. Students research the decade of the 1920s and use that research to create… Keep Reading

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Facilities Master Plan Stirs Conversation

Since late 2017, the Davis Joint Unified School District (DJUSD) has been developing a new Facilities Master Plan with the hopes of addressing site needs and developing facility goals across multiple campuses. Though facility development is hardly addressed in the average school day, The Vitruvian reached out to students and staff to hear out possible… Keep Reading

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