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Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District is taking an eco-friendly green approach to inform you of non-district sponsored sports, clubs, or community events by saving paper and precious time in the classroom.

Flyers available for viewing are posted under Parent Resources, Flyers/Community Events, on the District website. 

Click here to view flyers.

Renaissance Home Connect


Renaissance Home Connect Provides parents with a snapshot of their child's reading progress, including average percent correct on quizzes, number of  points earned, and results on the last quiz. To log in to Renaissance Home Connect, use your child's log-in and password that they use to access Accelerated Reader at school.



August 6, 2014 is the first day of school.

School Office Hours

The Olive Grove Elementary Office is open

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM to assist you. 


Friday, August 1st

  • Class Lists Posted 5 PM

Monday, August 4th

  • Kindergarten Orientation in the Multipurpose Room 5:00 PM
  • New Family Orientation in the Multipurpose Room 6:00 PM

Wednesday, August 6th

  • First Day of School
  • Welcome Back Parents: Please join Mr. Giannini in the library for coffee and muffins.

Thursday, August 7th

  • Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00  PM at Creekview Ranch

Wednesday, August 13th

  • Back to School Night
    • 5:30 PM PowerSchool Parent Information/Training MP Room (For 4th and 5th grade parents)
    • 6:00 PM Back to School Night - Introductions and Information
    • 6:15-7:00 PM Session 1 - Classrooms
    • 7:15-8:00 PM Session 2 - Classrooms

Tuesday, August 19th

  • PTSA Meeting in the Library 7:00 PM

Wednesday, August 20th

  • Mandatory Parent Volunteer Training 9:00 AM

Thursday, August 21st

  • Fall Picture Day:  Please send order forms to school with your child.  We cannot interrupt class for late forms.  Thank you!
  • School Site Council 3:15 PM
  • Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 PM Creekview Ranch

Friday, August 22nd

  • College Banner Parade 9:15-10:00 AM

Thursday, August 28th

  • GATE Parent Meeting

Monday, September 1st

  • Labor Day - No School

Wednesday, September 3rd

  • WATCH D.O.G.S. Sign-Up Event






PowerSchool Parent Single Sign On (effective August 13, 2013)

Welcome to PowerSchool Parent Single Sign On which will become effective beginning August 13, 2013. The Parent Single Sign On feature allows parents to access multiple student accounts with a single login. It also allows each parent or guardian to have their own account if desired. In addition this feature allows parents to use the PowerSchool Mobile App to view their student accounts.

  • Read step by step instructions on how to create your new Parent Single Sign On account.
  • View a PowerPoint presentation on creating your new Parent Single Sign On Account.
  • Create your new Parent Single Sign On account click here.

If you have reviewed the documents above and still have questions, please contact your school office for assistance.


Today: 7/31/14
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Gate Academy

Transitional Kindergarten


  • Success for your child
  • Teachers who inspire
  • Innovative program

Give your child THE BEST advantage! To find out more, call us at (916) 770-8855. To be eligible to start school August 2014 *Child must turn 5 years old between July 1, 2014 and December 2, 2014.