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DJAMS is a California Distinguished School

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26278 Wood Canyon Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
949) 362-0348

Sick Line: (949) 360-9581

Fax Line: (949) 362-9076

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2018-2019 School Year Registration Dates

8th Grade Students – Tuesday, August 7th -  By Birth Month


            8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.               January - March

            9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             April - June

            10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.           July - September

            10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.           October - December


7th Grade Students – Wednesday, August 8th - By Birth Month (Proof of TDap Immunization Required)


            8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.               January - March

            9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             April - June

            10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.           July - September

            10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.           October - December


6th Grade Students – Thursday, August 9th– By Birth Month


            8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.               January - March

            9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             April - June

            10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.           July - September

            10:45 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.          October - December



If you are on vacation and cannot pick up your schedule on these designated dates or times, you may go to the office Attendance Window to drop off your forms and pick up your schedule the week of August 13th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 

TDap Immunization Required for 7th Graders


REMINDER -  Registration requirements for your student entering the 7th grade in August 2018. State law now requires that all students entering the 7th grade have proof of an additional Tdap booster shot given on or after their 7th birthday prior to the first day of school. In order for your student to receive their class schedule at registration, we are asking that you bring a copy of your child's immunization card to registration. You can receive this vaccination from your family physician, at a local pharmacy or through the Orange County Health Care Agency. If you need more information or have questions regarding this requirement, please contact the office.


First Day of School

The first of school for the 2018-2019 school year will be Tuesday, August, 21st, 2018.

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Applications Available for Membership on District LCAP Parent Advisory Committee

The State of California’s education funding model, called the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), allows districts ...more


Shortly, you will be receiving your child’s SBA (Smarter Balanced Assessment) score from last spring. The new computer-based tests measure student knowledge of California’s English language arts ...more

Bronco Pride

If you are interested in joining or rejoining BRONCO PRIDE, email Mr. Backal @ wrbackal@capousd.org . BRONCO PRIDE is our community service recognition program. When students care about their ...more

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DJAMS Communications

CUSD schools have transitioned away from traditional listserv emails. We will be sending messages through School Messenger, and only those who do not currently receive School Messenger messages ...more

Don Juan Avila Middle School: Named a State Academic Honor Roll School

 California Business for Education Excellence (CBEE)


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Today: 8/15/18

7th Grade Students MUST Show Proof of Tdap


7th Grade Students MUST show proof Tdap Vaccine to attend school.

Physical Education Modification Request:

If your child will be out for a specific period of time due to illness or injury, we require a  doctor’s note.  Please download the form from the References and Forms located on this web page, have the physician fill out the appropriate information, and bring it back to school. 

Student Fees

Note to Parents and Guardians:

The Constitution of the State of California requires that we provide a public education to you free of charge. Fees for field trips and excursions in connection with ...more

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Capistrano Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: AR 1312.3, BP 1312.3 and BP 5183.

Rich Montgomery, Executive Director, Human Resource Services/Compliance
33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 234-9200

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