The DTS college preparation curriculum encompasses much more than the nuts and bolts of applying to college. Our goal is for every DTS student to arrive on their respective college campus poised for success. One key element in the college-going process is the art and science of helping our ... Read More about College Student Spotlight
DTS students, families and staff attended Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's speaking engagement at Santa Monica High School. Justice Sotomayor shared her life story and encouraged the group to continue to "Just Ask" (the title of her new children's book) throughout their lives. The ... Read More about A Visit with Justice Sonia Sotomayor
We are very excited to welcome our new Advisor and Program Coordinator, Luis Chaidez! A first generation college student and graduate of UC Irvine, Luis is passionate about working with students to help them navigate the path to and through college. In his own words, "I chose to work in the ... Read More about Welcome Luis!
Read about how the young women and men of the College Class of 2020 spent their summers. ... Read More about Summer 2019 Newsletter
Trepidation about starting AP Biology and AP English Language in the fall loomed over a group of DTS students as they headed into summer programming. Instead of letting their worry fester and grow, they asked DTS staff to provide them with summer "boost" classes in both courses to prepare them ... Read More about Leaders and Self-advocates in Action