Town Hall hosted by the Palo Alto Council of PTAs. PAUSD Superintendent Dr Don Austin and members of district leadership will be the guests. We all have questions about this upcoming school year and we expect many of those questions will be answered here.

Elementary School Town Hall will be held Monday, August 3rd, at 5:30PM. Please tune in here:

Spanish translation

Queridos padres y guardianes,

Esperamos que pueda juntarse con nosotros para la reunión del ayuntamiento “town hall” organizado por el Consejo de PTA de Palo Alto (PTAC), en colaboración con las PTAs de las escuelas. El superintendente Dr. Don Austin será nuestro orador invitado con miembros de su liderazgo de gabinete. Tendremos dos reuniones separadas para atender las necesidades específicas de las escuelas primarias y las escuelas secundarias.


Palo Alto Council of PTAs

Chinese translation


我们希望您能与我们的 PTA 一起参加由PTA的 Palo Alto 理事会 (PTAC) 主办的市政会议。总学监唐 奥斯汀 Don Austin 博士与他的内阁领导成员将为我们的的特邀发言人。我们将有两个单独的市政会议,以满足小学,中学和高中的特定需求。


PTA 的 Palo Alto 理事会


Our first new family playdate is this Saturday, August 1st, at 3pm!  Zoom info is below.  New families, we are VERY excited to meet you and be able to chat and get to know each other.  As always, any Duveneck family is welcome to join us to chat about the neighborhood, share past experiences, and get to know each other. See you Saturday!

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 883 2758 2075
Passcode: 345856

We will be holding another New Family Playdate on Friday, August 7th, at 5pm!

Thank you and see you there!

Final Student Materials Pick Up Next Week

Next week, the PTA is distributing all student belongings that were left in classrooms to their respective Room Parents for parent pick up. Pre-purchased yearbooks will also be ready for pick up. Look for an email from your room parents on when and how to get your child’s things.

Have a Wonderful Summer!

Ways to Keep in Touch This Summer

Just a reminder that you can still use the school directory this summer to connect with Duveneck students and families. Log in at UptoUs and click on the directory tab to look up other students. If you haven’t ever logged into UptoUs, go to the link above and click on “Forgot Password” and enter the email address you gave to the school district when you signed your child up for school.  Other questions? Send an email to

We are parents and teachers who support Duveneck Elementary School in Palo Alto, CA. As a community, we help create the school we want our children to have by providing funding for school equipment and materials, hosting community events, and providing enrichment programs for parents, teachers and students.