• Three Weeks left of School

  • Cheer Clinics this week!

  • DaVinci Family assembly brings us all home

  • Quarter Ends and Teachers get a Workday

  • Basketball Teams Announced

DaVinci Student Newspaper established as a public forum

DaVinci's Notebook

Repetition in Generations

Repetition in Generations

Ashton Nichole, Writer

January 20, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Science, Senior Edge, Teen Life

Being observant, it's easy to see what isn't always in plain sight. It may just be more of a personal opinion, but even regular people can see obscure...

Green Dragons and Compost Program

Green Dragons and Compost Program

Junaid Naveed, Chief Business Officer

January 19, 2016

Filed under Events, Out of the Can, Science, Teen Life

Green Dragons was created about three years ago as DaVinci Academy's conservation club by science teacher Ms. Cheyenne Herland when she noticed her students...

Mrs. Seneff – “You think I’m Boring ?”

Mrs. Seneff – “You think I’m Boring ?”

January 12, 2016

Mrs. Seneff is a Robotics and College and Career she is new to DaVinci and this is also her first year here including many other teachers like Mr. Gorton...



October 22, 2015

A large number of students have ‘strong feelings’ for academics, but mathematics is a strong hit subject – infamous for being abhorred with a burning...

Society vs. Technology

Society vs. Technology

September 29, 2015

Today, in the 21st century, technology is such a big part of our lives. What people don't realize, is what technology does to our brains and how it effects...

Exhilarating Envirothon!

Junaid Naveed, Assistant Newspaper Editor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Events, Science, Weekly Top Five

  Envirothon is an academic competition, governed by the National Conservation Foundation, which tests students’ knowledge in five environmental science categories – aquatic ecology, forestry, soils and land use, wildlife, current issue: urban forestry – through written exams, oral presentations and field work (experimentation). This past weekend, our school...

Why Plants Are Amazing

Nick Marigoni, Copy Editor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Out of the Can, Science

They're around your house, at school, in the park, and... you'll never believe this, in your own garden! I know, it's crazy right? Plants are awesome, and they keep us alive! They produce our oxygen and have been the source of 90% of our food and medicine for years. They are very beneficial and definitely breath-taking. Ha, get it? Because they breathe in the carbon dioxide...



April 13, 2015

In 1844 Europe, the Industrial Revolution was over, but the continent continued to face economic turmoil and several people were migrating from rural ar...

Compost Program Coming Soon!

January 12, 2015

Filed under Events, Food, Science

Green Dragons has been DaVinci Academy's conservation club for more than a year. Ms. Cheyenne Herland is the advisor and took up the responsibility of taking care of our school, community, and environment because she wants to improve the world for future generations and "really love[s] this planet." Last year, they worked on creating an idle -- cars with engines turned...

Science Fair!

October 14, 2014

Filed under Science, Weekly Top Five

Science Fair preparation for this year has begun. It is required for 7th-10th graders and is optional for 11th and 12th. The first due date, for the project proposal form, is October 22. There are many opportunities for students to find ideas and get information, including the Science Fair Workshop with Weber State University on September 27. The Science Fair will be held on...

Mr. Knight’s Game Development Club

May 2, 2014

Filed under Science, Teacher Feature

DaVinci Academy’s newest math lab teacher, Mr. Knight, has agreed to start a Game Development Club. Students who join will meet for an hour after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays to create concept art, write storyboards, discuss ideas, and program a video game. Mr. Knight is looking for students with drawing talent, writing talent, programming talent, or anybody who is willi...


Weird News Weekly

April 30, 2014

Last Tuesday, the 22 of April, a group of scientists from Russia traveled to a remote forest in Washington and underwent an stakeout/expedition in search...

Forensics Finds a Criminal

Christian Illum, Weekly Events Reporter

October 4, 2013

Filed under Science, Weekly Top Five

Thursday October 3, students in fourth period Forensics Class analyzed fingerprints in an attempt to identify a criminal among their peers selected earlier that day by Christopher Gray (science teacher.) During that allotted time students dusted sheets of paper marked with twenty five fingerprints all to be later identified. In the end students eventually identified Jeremy...

Students in Forensics Class training to become detectives

Nick Ernst, Reporter

September 19, 2013

Filed under Science

During third period, Mr. Gray teaches a long-anticipated class: forensics. In this class, students learn about what it takes to track down criminals using forensic evidence, which means they will know how to search for fingerprints, analyze data, search a crime scene, and much more. Students seem very excited about this class. “I feel like [Forensics Class is] pretty balanced,”...

DaVinci Student Newspaper established as a public forum