Del Norte Counseling
DNHS CEEB School code: 054351


Dear Class of 2024:
Del Norte High School extends a warm welcome to you, a soon-to-be Nighthawk!  The Course Request Form will be available soon. The CRF Packet gives you all the details regarding your transition from middle to high school.  (For questions regarding summer programs, please refer to "Outside PUSD Courses and Enrichment Programs".)

Counselors will be at the middle schools to give you your CRF Packets on the following days:
D39 - March 3rd, 2020
Oak Valley Middle School - March 4th, 2020
Black Mountain Middle School - (In boundary students only) - March 6th, 2020 (tentative).


Parents Q & A CRF Drop In (for incoming 9th grade families living within the DNHS boundary):  If you have questions regarding your child's course selection for 9th grade please attend one of these in the DNHS Staff Lounge.  Counselors will be available for brief individual meetings with8th grade parents and their student only during the follow times.

  • Wednesday, March 18th 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday, March 24th 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm      
Student Responsibilities & Deadlines
  • Students will be given instructions to complete their Course Request Form (CRF) and then select their courses online.
  • After Step 1 is complete, students are required to turn in their CRF, including required signatures, to their middle school no later than March 29th. 
Coming from a PUSD middle school but not Oak Valley or Design39Campus?

If you have moved into the Del Norte boundaries but your student is still attending a PUSD middle school other than Oak Valley or Design39Campus.  You need to let your current school know your student will be attending Del Norte.  Be sure to print out:

  • CRF Form for Incoming 9th
  • CRF Introduction letter
  • View the 8th Grade Class Presentation
  • Attend the 8th Grade Family Night and if needed the drop in for questions
  • Return the CRF as soon as possible.
  • Download and complete all registration information starting May 1.  You will bring this to registration in August. 

Note for PUSD 8th Graders: If you have not moved into the Del Norte boundaries but wish to attend you must first submit an Interdistrict Transfer request. 

Coming from Outside PUSD?

Your first step is to check your address to ensure you live within Del Norte's boundaries.  Click here to check.  The DN counseling office will open up new registration appointments starting May 1.  To schedule an appointment call (858) 487-0877 ext 6326 or ext 6325.  For your appointment please bring:

  • Downloaded and completed Registration Packet (available beginning May 1)
  • Student Birth Certificate or Passport
  • Student Immunizations
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Proof of Residency
  • Please also review all the CRF information so you can be prepared with any questions 

Note: If you still reside in a school district outside PUSD but wish to attend Del Norte, you must first contact PUSD about the process.


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