The Wildcat Way Nov. 28-Dec. 2, 2022 (Week #17)

We hope everyone enjoyed the Thanksgiving break with loved ones. We are thankful for all our Loma Verde Wildcats and the opportunities to teach them. A big thank you to all our families for their continued support at home in their learning. All students return on Monday, November 28 for a full day of learning with regular dismissal times.

  • Monday, 11/21-Friday, 11/25 NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING BREAK
  • Monday, 11/28 Student Return to School – Regular Day
  • Wednesday, 11/30 2:30 Kona Ice
  • Wednesday, 11/30 6:00 p.m. Family Focus Series “Bullying Basics: What Families Need to Know” @ District Office (see flyer)
  • Thursday, 12/1-Friday, 12/16 Loma Verde Holiday Shop
  • Monday, 12/5 2:30-3:30 Loma Verde Chorus @ Room 301
  • Thursday, 12/8 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Friday 12/9 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 12/9 1:00 PTO Spirit Shirt SaleLoma Verde Food Distribution & Community Resource Fair
  • Saturday, 12/10 12:00-2:00 Loma Verde Toys for Joy @ Memorial Park
  • Monday, 12/12-Friday, 12/16 6th Grade to Camp Marston
  • Monday, 12/12 8:30 TK & Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday 12/13 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 12/13 5:00 Kinder Dual Immersion Holiday Performance
  • Tuesday, 12/13 5:00 p.m. Family Focus “Keeping Kids Safe Online” @District Office (see flyer)
  • Wednesday, 12/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday 12/15 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/15 Quarter 2 Perfect Attendance Dance
  • Friday, 12/16 Report Cards Go Home, LAST DAY OF QUARTER 2
  • Monday, 12/19-Monday, 1/9 NO SCHOOL WINTER BREAK
  • Tuesday, 1/10 Students Return, Minimum Day, 1:00 dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Kona Ice – Wednesday, Nov. 30

The Kona Ice truck will be here this Wednesday, November 30th from 2:30pm until approximately 3:15pm. Prices range from $4 to $8. Cash is preferred but they also take cards.

PTO Holiday Shop is Coming!

The PTO Holiday Shop is coming back to Loma Verde this year! It will be open from Thursday, December 1 through Friday, December 16 in the library. This is an opportunity for students to purchase inexpensive gifts for their friends and family. All the proceeds go to the Loma Verde PTO and benefit all of our scholars. More information will be sent home soon!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #16!

Kinder: Soleil, Casey, Amaris, Madison, Pablo, Leilani
1st: Damian, Ruby, Nicole, Genesis, Noa, Aaron
2nd: Nathaniel, Ian, Regina, Analiese, Azael, Stella, Logan
3rd: Lorenzo, Elmer, Daniel, Brayan, Roxanna, Gabrielle, Alondra
4th: Yarem, Leah, Hailey, Delilah, Arianna, Addy
5th: Becker, Erick, Alexander, Viviana
6th: Oliver, Jaime, Logan, Arlette, Dante, Desmarie, Catalina

Week #16 TK-6th grade attendance average: 86.9% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Class with Highest Attendance in Week #16 (11/14-11/18):

  • 96.3% Room 303 Mrs. Polanco Campos `1st grade

Rooms 204, 304, and 403 have had 10 days of perfect attendance so far this quarter! They received a class popsicle party!

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.5% so far this year. Our goal is 98%

REMINDER: Students need to be at school every day, arrive on time, and stay in school for the entire day.

  • LET’S IMPROVE OUR ATTENDANCE AT LOMA VERDE!
  • Students should only miss school if they are sick. Those with symptoms can return with a negative Covid test, no fever for 24 hours without fever-reducing medication, and symptoms improving. STUDENTS DO NOT NEED TO BE SYMPTOM-FREE to attend school. We have plenty of rapid tests at school–just ask in the office. If you have a special circumstance and need an independent study, please let us know.
  • Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). If they arrive after 8:00, they will be marked tardy.
  • We begin a secure campus at 8:00 a.m. Parents/guardians must exit promptly at 8:00. Thank you.
  • Students can arrive as early as 7:15 a.m.
  • FREE breakfast is served 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
  • If your child/children is absent it is very important to call the office to report the reason for the absence (619-420-3940). Please leave a voicemail or send an email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.
  • Absences that are not reported will be considered UNEXCUSED. After 3 unexcused absences and/or tardies you will receive a truancy letter.
  • If you pick up your child/children early and/or they are tardy for personal reasons this is considered unexcused.
  • Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible.
  • If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! 
  • Our school staff will be scheduling SART (School Attendance Review Team) meetings with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent (missing 10% of school or excessive tardies).
  • Thank you for helping to get your child to school every day and one time!

CVESD Science Adoption Materials Input

The Chula Vista Elementary School District is in the science adoption pilot process. In a curriculum adoption process, it is critical that as many stakeholders as possible have access to viewing the potential programs and reviewing the print and digital materials. We want to ensure that the curriculum meets the needs of all of our students across the district and helps to prepare our students for 21st-century careers. We welcome input from parents, community members, and staff!

The district’s Science Adoption Committee sorted through nearly 20 different programs and narrowed it down to two good options: Twig and STEMscopes materials are available in the school media center and library. The materials are available there so that staff, community, and family members can have access to the materials easily. Materials will be accessible at our school from Thanksgiving Break until mid-January. If there is a staff member or community member that would like to view all the units from the program, please contact our district Science Coordinator, Marlys Williamson by email at Marlys.Williamson@cvesd.org to schedule a time to view the materials at the district offices located at 84 East J. Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910.

Federal Impact Survey Forms Due

Federal funds are provided to the school district based on the number of students enrolled in our schools whose parents/guardians reside or work on Federal Property or are on active duty in the military. Send the completed form by email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or drop it off at the school office Monday-Friday between 7:30-4:00. This form will be sent home this week to parents/guardians. See below how to complete the form. Thank you!

Parent Workshop Series

The Chula Vista Elementary School District is starting a new Family Focus Series for families to learn more about pressing topics such as bullying, social and emotional well-being, and more! This is a wonderful learning opportunity for our families to participate in upcoming workshops. Check out all the topics below! Free childcare and dinner are provided for all attendees.

The first workshop is on November 30.  Monique Myers with the San Diego District Attorney’s Office will present “Bullying Basics: What Families Need to Know.”

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school. Anyone with symptoms must test negative and fever-free and improving symptoms to return to school. We have a FREE COVID test for anyone who needs one.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send candy, sports drinks, or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgets, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

Please Complete Feeding San Diego Backpack Survey

https://bit.ly/FeedingSD_Survey

PLEASE COMPLETE the Feeding San Diego-Food Backpack Survey if you pick up food from Loma Verde Elementary on Fridays. Your response assists in continuing to provide the program for our school. Thank you!

Wellness Policy Reminder – Birthday Celebrations

We understand that celebrating your child’s birthday is a happy occasion and may be something you want to share with their classmates at school. Please note that food is not allowed for birthday celebrations as part of our district’s Wellness Policy. Only non-food items will be permitted at school.

Non-food suggestions include: coloring books, crayons, books, school supplies, stickers, pencils, erasers, whiteboard markers, etc.

Any food items brought to school for birthday celebrations will be sent home or returned to parent(s).

CHULA VISTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT SUMMARY OF WELLNESS POLICY (BP 5030)

The Chula Vista Elementary School District (CVESD) recognizes the link between student health and learning and is committed to providing a healthy school environment that promotes student and staff wellness, proper nutrition, nutrition education, and regular physical activity. The CVESD Wellness Policy (BP 5030) was revised August 9, 2017. It updates and reflects changes to all federal, state, local, and District guidelines. Additionally, the policy was re-organized and headings added for clarity and organizational purposes.

Summary of Key Wellness Policy Guidelines- School and District Community:

  • Prohibiting food items in celebration of a student’s birthday on the school site during the school day.
  • Permitting no more than two parties/celebrations with food for each class, per school year, to be scheduled after lunch whenever possible. All food items should be store-bought, pre-packaged, and/or pre-wrapped for food safety and allergies.

*The complete Wellness Policy can be found here.  

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Nov. 14-18, 2022 (Week #16)

On Wednesday, 11/9 6:00 at the CVESD Board Meeting Loma Verde received the October Most Improved Attendance Award!

REMINDER: Students need to be at school every day, arrive on time, and stay in school for the entire day.

  • LET’S IMPROVE OUR ATTENDANCE AT LOMA VERDE!
  • Students should only miss school if they are sick. Those with symptoms can return with a negative Covid test, no fever for 24 hours without fever-reducing medication, and symptoms improving. STUDENTS DO NOT NEED TO BE SYMPTOM-FREE to attend school. We have plenty of rapid tests at school–just ask in the office. If you have a special circumstance and need an independent study, please let us know.
  • Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). If they arrive after 8:00, they will be marked tardy.
  • We begin a secure campus at 8:00 a.m. Parents/guardians must exit promptly at 8:00. Thank you.
  • Students can arrive as early as 7:15 a.m.
  • FREE breakfast is served 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
  • If your child/children is absent it is very important to call the office to report the reason for the absence (619-420-3940). Please leave a voicemail or send an email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.
  • Absences that are not reported will be considered UNEXCUSED. After 3 unexcused absences and/or tardies you will receive a truancy letter.
  • If you pick up your child/children early and/or they are tardy for personal reasons this is considered unexcused.
  • Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible.
  • If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! 
  • Our school staff will be scheduling SART (School Attendance Review Team) meetings with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent (missing 10% of school or excessive tardies).
  • Thank you for helping to get your child to school every day and one time!

Week #15 TK-6th grade attendance average: 87.4% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #15 (11/7-11/10):

  • 95.2% Room 202 Mrs. Navaroli 2nd & 3rd grade
  • 95.2% Room 402 Mrs. Perealta 6th grade
  • 95% Room 204 Ms. Sadler 2nd grade

Rooms 204, 304, and 403 have had 10 days of perfect attendance so far this quarter! They received a class popsicle party!

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.6% so far this year. Our goal is 98%

Thanksgiving Break Information and Dining Hours | #UARKHome
Looking ahead…There will be no school on November 21-25, 2022

  • Monday, 11/14-Friday, 11/18 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 11/14 Room 504 Health Station field trip
  • Tuesday, 11/15 6th Grade Biz Town field trip
  • Tuesday, 11/15 12:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC
  • Thursday, 11/17 6:00 B-LAC Meeting @ Hedenkamp Elementary
  • Friday, 11/18 Loma Verde Spirit Day -Wear your Loma Verde school shirt or sweatshirt!
  • Friday, 11/18 Mariachi Presentation field trip @Balboa Theater (Rooms 203, 305, 204, 202, 403)
  • Friday, 11/18 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Friday, 11/18 2:00 Special SSC Meeting
  • Saturday, 11/19 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars field trip to Navy SWMI in Balboa Park
  • Monday, 11/21-Friday, 11/25 NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING BREAK
  • Wednesday, 11/30 2:30 Kona Ice
  • Thursday, 12/1-Friday, 12/16 Loma Verde Holiday Shop
  • Thursday, 12/8 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Friday 12/9 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 12/9 1:00 PTO Spirit Shirt Sale, Loma Verde Food Distribution & Community Resource Fair
  • Saturday, 12/10 12:00-2:00 Loma Verde Toys for Joy @ Memorial Park
  • Monday, 12/12-Friday, 12/16 6th Grade to Camp Marston
  • Monday, 12/12 8:30 TK & Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday 12/13 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 12/13 5:00 Kinder Dual Immersion Holiday Performance
  • Wednesday, 12/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday 12/15 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/15 Quarter 2 Perfect Attendance Dance
  • Friday, 12/16 Report Cards Go Home, LAST DAY OF QUARTER 2
  • Monday, 12/19-Monday, 1/9 NO SCHOOL WINTER BREAK
  • Tuesday, 1/10 Students Return, Minimum Day, 1:00 dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #15!

Kinder: Alanna, Diego, Marlie, Sebastian, Arielle, Daniel
1st: Rini, Nolan, Victor, Ivan H, Valentina, Anthony
2nd: Valentina H, Juliette, Emiliano, Declan, Milani, Eros
3rd: Natalie, Angel, Adam, Christopher, Mauricio G, Santiago, Thomas, Liam
4th: Amaya, Daniel P, Ivan P, Paris
5th: Gabriel, Leah, Audian, Adrianna
6th: Emiliano, Jason, Alex M, Christoper

Federal Impact Survey Forms Due

Federal funds are provided to the school district based on the number of students enrolled in our schools whose parents/guardians reside or work on Federal Property or are on active duty in the military. Send the completed form by email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or drop it off at the school office Monday-Friday between 7:30-4:00. This form will be sent home this week to parents/guardians. See below how to complete the form. Thank you!

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school. Anyone with symptoms must test negative and fever-free and improving symptoms to return to school. We have FREE COVID test for anyone what needs one.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send candy, sports drinks, or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgets, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

We wanted to acknowledge that American Indian Heritage Month is celebrated in the United States during the month of November!

Please Complete Feeding San Diego Backpack Survey

https://bit.ly/FeedingSD_Survey

PLEASE COMPLETE the Feeding San Diego-Food Backpack Survey if you pick up food from Loma Verde Elementary on Fridays. Your response assists in continuing to provide the program for our school. Thank you!

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Nov. 4-11, 2022 (Week #15)

Daylight saving time ends on November 6, 2022. Don’t forget to change clock back one hour.

Don’t forget that there is no school on Friday, Nov. 11th due to the Veterans Day holiday.

Students need to be at school every day, arrive on time, and stay in school for the entire day.

  • LET’S IMPROVE OUR ATTENDANCE AT LOMA VERDE!
  • Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). If they arrive after 8:00, they will be marked tardy.
  • We begin a secure campus at 8:00 a.m. Parents/guardians must exit promptly at 8:00. Thank you.
  • Students can arrive as early as 7:15 a.m.
  • FREE breakfast is served 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
  • If your child/children is absent it is very important to call the office to report the reason of the absence (619-420-3940). Please leave a voicemail or send an email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.
  • Absences that are not reported will be considered UNEXCUSED. After 3 unexcused absences and/or tardies you will receive a truancy letter.
  • If your pick up your child/children early and/or they are tardy for personal reasons this is considered unexcused.
  • Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible.
  • If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! 
  • Our school staff will be scheduleing SART (School Attendance Review Team) meetings with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent (missing 10% of school or excessive tardies).
  • Thank you for helping to get your child to school every day and one time!

Week #14 TK-6th grade attendance average: 88.5% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #14 (10/31-11/4):

100% Room 204 Ms. Sadler 2nd grade

97.4% Room 403 Mr. Cooper 5th grade

Rooms 204, 304, and 403 have had 10 days of perfect attendance so far this quarter! They will be receiving a class popsicle party!

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.9% so far this year. Our goal is 98%

  • Sunday, 11/6  – Daylight Savings Time ends – Turn clocks back 1 hour
  • Tuesday, 11/8 3:00 SSC Meeting (virtual and in person) LV SSC_Minutes_10-18-22 LV SSC_Agenda_11-8-22
  • Wednesday, 11/9 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting – Loma Verde to Receive October Most Improved Attendance Award!
  • Thursday, 11/10 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting (Everyone is welcome! Babysitting, English translation, and refreshments provided!)
  • Thursday, 11/10 5:00-7:00 Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Positive Solutions to Challenging Behaviors” Virtual Workshop Registration Link
  • Friday, 11/11 NO SCHOOL – VETERANS DAY
  • Monday, 11/14-Friday, 11/18 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 11/15 12:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC
  • Thursday, 11/17 6:00 B-LAC Meeting @ Hedenkamp Elementary
  • Friday, 11/18 Loma Verde Spirit Day -Wear your Loma Verde school shirt or sweatshirt!
  • Friday, 11/18 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Saturday, 11/19 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars field trip to Navy SWMI in Balboa Park
  • Monday, 11/21-Friday, 11/25 NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING BREAK
  • Wednesday, 11/30 2:30 Kona Ice
  • Thursday, 12/1-Friday, 12/16 Loma Verde Holiday Shop
  • Thursday, 12/8 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Friday 12/9 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 12/9 1:00 Loma Verde Food Distribution & Community Resource Fair
  • Saturday, 12/10 12:00-2:00 Loma Verde Toys for Joy @ Memorial Park
  • Monday, 12/12-Friday, 12/16 6th Grade to Camp Marston
  • Monday, 12/12 8:30 TK & Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday 12/13 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 12/13 5:00 Kinder Dual Immersion Holiday Performance
  • Wednesday, 12/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday 12/15 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/15 Quarter 2 Perfect Attendance Dance
  • Friday, 12/16 Report Cards Go Home, LAST DAY OF QUARTER 2
  • Monday, 12/19-Monday, 1/9 NO SCHOOL WINTER BREAK
  • Tuesday, 1/10 Students Return, Minimum Day, 1:00 dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Federal Impact Survey Forms Due

Federal funds are provided to the school district based on the number of students enrolled in our schools whose parents/guardians reside or work on Federal Property or are on active duty in the military. Send the completed form by email to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or drop it off at the school office Monday-Friday between 7:30-4:00. This form will be sent home this week to parents/guardians. See below how to complete the form. Thank you!

We wanted to acknowledge that American Indian Heritage Month is celebrated in the United States during the month of November!

Book Character Pumpkin Contest Winners!

We are excited to share with you the winners of our Book Character Pumpkin Contest for this year! There were so many great literary book character representations! Thank you for participating, families! Thank you Mrs. Lopez for continuing to instill the love of literacy in our students in creative ways.

  • 1st Place – Ethan A (1st grade) $75 Scholastic Dollars
  • 2nd Place – Azucena R (6th grade) $50 Scholastic Dollars
  • 3rd Place – Evi P (3rd grade) $25 Scholastic Dollars

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #14!

Kinder: David, Ana Sophia, Santiago, Fay
1st: Alessandra, Ethan, Diego, Keean, Carlos, Isabella
2nd: Sophia, Jaxon, Leonardo, hershaim, Zhanna, Jay, Ernesto
3rd: Christopher, Aleksander, Sophia M, Isabella R
4th: Tez, William
5th: Alexis, Sabastian, Kimberly, Victoria, Bryan
6th: Mia, Alex, Isabella M, Halia, Luis, Mateo, Emilio
Thank you to our amazing school psychologist, Angela Cerda!

Loma Verde Halloween Parade Pictures!

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school. Anyone with symptoms must test negative and fever-free and improving symptoms to return to school. We have FREE COVID test for anyone what needs one.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send candy, sports drinks, or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgits, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Oct. 31-Nov. 4, 2022 (Week #14)

Hello Loma Verde Families,

Happy Halloween! We hope our families who celebrate Halloween and/or Día de los Muertos have a safe and fun holiday! Reminder: No gum or candy is allowed at school.

Loma Verde Costume Parade – Monday, 10/31

childrens program - Wellesley Free Library

Loma Verde’s Costume Parade is Monday, Oct. 31 at 1:50 p.m. Students may wear a costume to school. Please observe these guidelines when choosing a costume:

  • Faces must not be covered up. 
  • Costumes are to be tasteful and appropriate for elementary school. Our youngest students are 3 years old. Nothing scary, please. No references to shows or games that are not appropriate for young children. 
  • Blood, guts and/or gore are not allowed. 
  • Fake guns, swords, knives or anything resembling a weapon is not allowed. 
  • If you are not sure if it is appropriate, ask your teacher. 
  • Costumes must not require parent or adult assistance. 
  • Students participating in the parade should arrive at school in their costumes and remain in costume all day. 
  • Students not participating will be supervised in the library. 

Birthday Celebrations & CVESD Wellness Policy

CVESD has a Wellness Policy: Birthday Celebrations- No celebratory food items will be allowed on school sites during the school day in celebration of a student’s birthday. Please do not make arrangements to give students food items before or after school on property. Students have allergies. All it takes is for a student to eat a item with peanuts and they can become very ill in a matter of seconds. Help us keep all Wildcats safe by following the CVESD Wellness Policy. To learn more, visit the following Link Bp 5030.

Visitor Sign-In Reminders

Visitor Sign-In: All visitors on campus after the start of the bell and during school hours must be signed in at the front office. Please be prepared to bring your I.D. and sign in via the Raptor Visitor Management System. If you are attending an event, come early to sign in.

  • Monday, 10/31 1:50 Halloween Parade
  • Saturday, 11/5 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Saturday, 11/5 8:00-1:00 Mini CABE @ Otay Ranch High School
  • Sunday, 11/6  – Daylight Savings Time ends – Turn clocks back 1 hour
  • Tuesday, 11/8 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/9 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 11/10 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 11/10 5:00-7:00 Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Positive Solutions to Challenging Behaviors” Virtual Workshop Registration Link
  • Friday, 11/11 NO SCHOOL – VETERANS DAY
  • Monday, 11/14-Friday, 11/18 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 11/15 12:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC
  • Thursday, 11/17 6:00 B-LAC Meeting @ Hedenkamp Elementary
  • Friday, 11/18 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Saturday, 11/19 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars @ Navy SWMI in Balboa Park
  • Monday, 11/21-Friday, 11/25 NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING BREAK
  • Wednesday, 11/30 2:30 Kona Ice
  • Thursday, 12/1-Friday, 12/16 Loma Verde Holiday Shop
  • Thursday, 12/8 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Friday 12/9 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 12/9 1:00 Loma Verde Food Distribution & Community Resources
  • Saturday, 12/10 12:00-2:00 Loma Verde Toys for Joy @ Memorial Park
  • Monday, 12/12-Friday, 12/16 6th Grade to Camp Marston
  • Monday, 12/12 8:30 TK & Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday 12/13 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 12/13 5:00 Kinder Dual Immersion Holiday Performance
  • Wednesday, 12/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday 12/15 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/15 Quarter 2 Perfect Attendance Dance
  • Friday, 12/16 Report Cards Go Home, LAST DAY OF QUARTER 2
  • Monday, 12/19-Monday, 1/9 NO SCHOOL WINTER BREAK
  • Tuesday, 1/10 Students Return, Minimum Day, 1:00 dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Week #13 TK-6th grade attendance average: 92% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #13 (10/24-10/28):

  • 98.7% Room 204 Ms. Sadler 2nd grade
  • 98.7% Room 403 Mr. Cooper 5th grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 92.1% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

Important Attendance Reminders

Students need to be at school every day and on time. Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). Let’s improve our attendance! If your child must be out sick, please contact the office at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to excuse the absence. Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible. If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! Our school staff will be meeting with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent.

Please Monitor What Your Child Watches on TV, Videos, and Games

Parents and guardians, you can help build a peaceful school community. Please monitor the videos, shows, and games your child is viewing and playing. Common Sense Media is a great resource for parents to learn parenting tips for the digital age. Acting out or discussing inappropriate content (e.g. Squid Game) is not permitted at school. Play fighting or simulating a weapon is not allowed at school.

Red Ribbon Week and Loma Verde Spirit Week Pictures!

Last week was our Red Ribbon Week. The theme this year is “Celebrate Life Live Drug Free”.We learned more about the importance of living a healthy, drug, alcohol, and tobacco-free life. Here is a LINK for taking the pledge together with your child. Check out a few pictures of the amazing school spirit from our theme days last week. Thank you for your GREAT participation!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #13!

Kinder: Sky, Osvaldo, Isabella M, Ximena A, Camila, Leyla
1st: Ailani, Sebastian, Kayle, Lionnel, Eliana, Paulette
2nd: Julio, Victoria, Arian, Alondra, Emmanuel, Paulette
3rd: Zayden, Ruby, Khloe, Caleb, Ximena R, Liam, Jaime, Ivana
4th: David, Natalia, Nikkie, Ivan
5th: Aldo, Elias, Anaili, Jordani
6th: Anne, Luis, Omar, Edgar

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgits, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Oct. 24-28, 2022 (Week #13)

It’s Red Ribbon Week and Loma Verde Spirit Week! Please watch the short video about why we have Red Ribbon Week and see the information below for our Loma Verde Spirit Days.

We will learn about the importance of living a healthy, drug, alcohol, and tobacco-free life. Here is a LINK for taking the pledge together with your child.

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT FUN!

Thank you to the PTO and Loma Verde staff for putting on a wonderful community event on Friday, 10/21/22! We watched Sing 2 under the stars! At least 150 families attended our Family Movie Night. Stay tuned for news about our next PTO event! We love our Wildcat families!

Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Our Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest is going on 10/18-10/27. Don’t forget to turn in your Book Character Pumpkin to the library by Thursday, 10/27! No carved pumpkins will be accepted for entry. We can’t wait to see the artistic expression of our Wildcats come to life in the spirit of the pumpkin season. Contest Rules:

  • You may use real or fake pumpkins.
  • Get creative by using paper, glue, paint, markers, fabric, or any other craft items to decorate your pumpkin.
  • Drop off your decorated pumpkin to our librarian.
  • Students will have an opportunity to view the pumpkins and vote for their top three favorites during the week of November 1-3.
  • The top three students with the most votes will be announced on our school blog.
  • Prizes: 1st place $75 in Scholastic Rewards, 2nd place $50 in Scholastic Rewards, 3rd place $25 in Scholastic Rewards
Wednesday, 10/26 2:30-3:15 PM
  • Monday, 10/24-Friday, 10/28 Red Ribbon Week
  • Wednesday, 10/26 2:30-3:00 Kona Ice
  • Wednesday, 10/26 6:00 p.m. Budget Advisory Meeting @ ESSC
  • Friday, 10/28 1:00 Loma Verde Backpack Food Distribution (FREE)
  • Saturday, 10/29 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Monday, 10/31-Friday, 11/4 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 10/31 1:30 Halloween Parade
  • Saturday, 11/5 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Saturday, 11/5 Mini CABE @ Otay Ranch High School
  • Sunday, 11/6  – Daylight Savings Time ends – Turn clocks back 1 hour
  • Tuesday, 11/8 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/9 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 11/10 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Friday, 11/11 NO SCHOOL – VETERANS DAY
  • Tuesday, 11/15 12:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC
  • Thursday, 11/17 6:00 B-LAC
  • Friday, 11/18 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Saturday, 11/19 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Monday, 11/21-Friday, 11/25 NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING BREAK
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Week #12 TK-6th grade attendance average: 93.9% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #12 (10/17-10/21):

  • 98.7% Room 304 Mrs. Kolbe 1st grade
  • 98.1% Room 302 Mrs. DeAnda 1st grade
  • 97.4% Room 201 Ms. Hayes 3rd grade
  • 97.3% Room 204 Ms. Sadler 2nd grade
  • 97.3% Room 601 Mr. Lopez Kinder

Our school’s average daily attendance is 92.1% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

Important Attendance Reminders

Students need to be at school every day and on time. Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). Let’s improve our attendance! If your child must be out sick, please contact the office at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to excuse the absence. Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible. If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! Our school staff will be meeting with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent.

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #12!

Kinder: Isabella G, Soleil, Amaris, Carlos, Pablo, Janiyah
1st: Rachel, Jayden, Breeza, Kaylie, Lia, Saul
2nd: Nadeema, Hershaim, Nikol, Efrain, Melissa
3rd: Leanna, Zadie, Santiago, Maleah, Edward, Isabella, Benjamin
4th: Maximus, Anthony, Landen, Yahir
5th: Sebastian M, Daniel, Celinda, Elizabeth, Leah
6th: Luis D, Gaby, Lyla
childrens program - Wellesley Free Library

Loma Verde Costume Parade – Monday, 10/31

Loma Verde’s Costume Parade is Monday, Oct. 31. Students may wear a costume to school. Please observe these guidelines when choosing a costume:

  • Faces must not be covered up. 
  • Costumes are to be tasteful and appropriate for elementary school. Our youngest students are 3 years old. Nothing scary, please. No references to shows or games that are not appropriate for young children. 
  • Blood, guts and/or gore are not allowed. 
  • Fake guns, swords, knives or anything resembling a weapon is not allowed. 
  • If you are not sure if it is appropriate, ask your teacher. 
  • Costumes must not require parent or adult assistance. 
  • Students participating in the parade should arrive at school in their costumes and remain in costume all day. 
  • Students not participating will be supervised in the library. 

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgits, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

FREE FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT

FREE Family Movie Night!
SING 2
Friday, 10/21
The gate opens at 5:30 P.M.
The movie begins at 6:00 P.M.

Bring a blanket, chairs, picnic, and snacks
Food for sale: pizza, nachos, popcorn, chips, candy, & drinks (CASH ONLY)

Let us know who is coming! Sign up: https://forms.office.com/r/gQ5UjKs97t

Students must attend with an adult
Sponsored by the Loma Verde PTO
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¡Noche de cine familiar GRATIS!
CANTA 2
viernes, 10/21
La puerta se abre a las 5:30 p.m.
La película comienza a las 6:00 p.m.

Traiga una manta, sillas, picnic y bocadillos.
Comida a la venta: pizza, nachos, palomitas de maíz, papas fritas, dulces y bebidas (SOLO EN EFECTIVO)

¡Cuéntanos quién viene! Regístrate: https://forms.office.com/r/gQ5UjKs97t

Los estudiantes deben asistir con un adulto.
Patrocinado por el PTO de Loma Verde

The Wildcat Way Oct. 17-21, 2022 (Week #12)

Hello Loma Verde Families!

We are excited about another great week of learning! Please read the blog and check the calendar for all the important upcoming events. Don’t forget…We are working on improving our attendance at Loma Verde. Please make sure your child is here every day and on time. Thank you!

REMINDER: Loma Verde PTO meeting on Monday, 10/17 at 8:15 in the auditorium. All are welcome!
  • Monday, 10/17-Friday, 10/21 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 10/17 8:15 a.m. PTO Meeting (Auditorium)
  • Tuesday, 10/18 12:00-2:00 p.m. DAC/DELAC Meeting @ ESSC
  • Tuesday, 10/18 3:00 SSC Meeting (Library and virtual meeting)
  • Wednesday, 10/19 6:00 p.m. CVESD Board Meeting (Loma Verde Recognized for PBIS Gold Award)
  • Thursday, 10/20 10:25 a.m. California Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill & Fire Drill
  • Thursday, 10/20 5:00-7:00 CVESD 130th Anniversary Event @ Hedenkamp Elementary
  • Friday, 10/21 Fall Picture Retakes
  • Friday, 10/21 5:30 p.m. Loma Verde PTO Family Movie Night
  • Saturday, 10/15 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars @ Loma Verde
  • Monday, 10/24-Friday, 10/28 Red Ribbon Week
  • Wednesday, 10/26 2:30-3:00 Kona Ice
  • Wednesday, 10/26 6:00 p.m. Budget Advisory Meeting @ ESSC
  • Friday, 10/28 1:00 Loma Verde Backpack Food Distribution (FREE)
  • Saturday, 10/29 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Monday, 10/31 1:30 Halloween Parade
  • Saturday, 11/5 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Saturday, 11/5 Mini CABE @ Otay Ranch High School
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

10/21 Make-Up Fall Picture Day

Student Make-Up Fall Picture day is Friday, 10/21. Students need to wear school uniforms for pictures. Order forms are available in the school office.

CVESD’s 130th Anniversary Celebration

The Chula Vista Elementary School District celebrates 130 years as a school district this year. As we celebrate 130 years, we honor the past and look forward to the future. Our achievements as a District are undeniable. From our high-quality instruction, a technology-based curriculum, innovative programming, and strong visual and performing arts, we provide a highly sought-after education for all students.

On October 20, 2022, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will host a 130th-anniversary celebration event at Hedenkamp Elementary School for all community members to attend. The free event will take place from 5 pm to 7 pm, where we will recognize students, staff, and individuals who have impacted the District over the years. We look forward to celebrating with you then.

Don’t forget to follow along on our district’s social media pages! Like and follow CVESD social channels here: FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. Of course, the latest news is always here at our school’s blog: https://lomaverdewildcats.org/.

LOMA VERDE FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT!

Join us on Friday, 10/21 for the Loma Verde Family Movie Night under the stars! The gate opens at 5:30 p.m. and the movie begins at 6:00 p.m. Bring blankets and chairs for an outdoor showing of Sing 2! Food will be for sale OR bring your own picnic. Students must be accompanied by an adult. All are welcome to this FREE PTO event!

Loma Verde Safety Patrol Begins This Week!

Our new Loma Verde Safety Patrol begins this week after school. They will be helping families cross at the bus loop crosswalk. These 5th and 6th-grade students have been trained by our Chula Vista Police Department SROs and are excited to volunteer and help keep people safe. Thank you for following their procedures for crossing safely!

Week #11 TK-6th grade attendance average: 95.8% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #11 (10/11-10/14):

  • 100% Room 206 Mrs. Alvillar 3rd grade
  • 99.2% Room 403 Mr. Cooper 5th grade
  • 98.9% Room 305 Mrs. Snell 2nd grade
  • 98.8% Room 202 Mrs. Navaroli 2/3 grade
  • 98.8% Room 303 Mrs. Polanco 1st grade
  • 98.4% Room 304 Mrs. Kolbe 1st grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.9% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

Important Attendance Reminders

Students need to be at school every day and on time. Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). Let’s improve our attendance! If your child must be out sick, please contact the office at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to excuse the absence. Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible. If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! Our school staff will be meeting with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent.

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #11!

Kinder: Julieta, Able, Laila, Rya, Miguel, Andrea
1st: Allan, Arielle, Zaer, Alexandra, Sarah, Sebastian
2nd: Nicholas, Matix, Daniella, Emiliano, Yamir, Luis, Taylor
3rd: Andre, David, Izabella, Omar, Mia, Kassidy, Sophia
4th: Yarem, Mary, Victoria, Melanie, Samantha, Landen
5th: Angela, Mason, Edgar, Matthew, Bella, Bryan
6th: Halia, Isabella, Samantha, Christine

Mark Your Calendars for RED RIBBON WEEK 10/24-10/28

Mark your calendars now for Loma Verde’s Red Ribbon Week. The week of October 24-28, will begin with an all-school assembly and include Spirit Days and many other activities throughout the week. The theme this year is Celebrate Life. Live Drug Free.™ More information will be available soon.

childrens program - Wellesley Free Library

Loma Verde Costume Parade – Monday, 10/31

Loma Verde’s Costume Parade is Monday, Oct. 31. Students may wear a costume to school. Please observe these guidelines when choosing a costume:

  • Faces must not be covered up. 
  • Costumes are to be tasteful and appropriate for elementary school. Our youngest students are 3 years old. Nothing scary, please. No references to shows or games that are not appropriate for young children. 
  • Blood, guts and/or gore are not allowed. 
  • Fake guns, swords, knives or anything resembling a weapon is not allowed. 
  • If you are not sure if it is appropriate, ask your teacher. 
  • Costumes must not require parent or adult assistance. 
  • Students participating in the parade should arrive at school in their costumes and remain in costume all day. 
  • Students not participating will be supervised in the library. 

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgits, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Oct. 10-14, 2022 (Week #11)

“Achieving Excellence for ALL – Juntos Alcanzando Excelencia”

WELCOME BACK!

We want to welcome back all our students and families to the 2022 Fall Quarter.  The Fall Quarter is always very busy with many activities, so we encourage all our families and students to check our blog frequently.

School begins on Tuesday, October 11.  Please remember that it will be a full day of learning for all students. TK – 6th-grade students begin promptly at 8:00 a.m. and will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. (minimum day).  We look forward to seeing all our Wildcats on Tuesday!

  • Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL (Teacher Prep Day)
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 10/13 8:15 a.m. Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 10/13 6:00 p.m. B-LAC Kick-off Meeting @ Hedenkamp
  • Friday, 10/14 1:00 Loma Verde Backpack Food Distribution (FREE)
  • Saturday, 10/15 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars SWIM Field Trip
  • Monday, 10/17-Friday, 10/21 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 10/17 8:15 a.m. PTO Meeting
  • Tuesday, 10/18 12:00-2:00 p.m. DAC/DELAC Meeting @ ESSC
  • Tuesday, 10/18 3:00 SSC Meeting 
  • Wednesday, 10/19 6:00 p.m. CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 10/20 10:25 a.m. California Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill & Fire Drill
  • Thursday, 10/20 5:00-7:00 CVESD 130th Anniversary Event @ Hedenkamp Elementary
  • Friday, 10/21 Fall Picture Retakes
  • Friday, 10/21 5:30 p.m. Loma Verde PTO Family Movie Night
  • Saturday, 10/15 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Monday, 10/24-Friday, 10/28 Red Ribbon Week
  • Wednesday, 10/26 6:00 p.m. Budget Advisory Meeting @ ESSC
  • Saturday, 10/29 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Monday, 10/31 1:15 Halloween Parade
  • Saturday, 11/5 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars
  • Saturday, 11/5 Mini CABE @ Otay Ranch High School
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Loma Verde Safety Patrol Begins This Week!

Our new Loma Verde Safety Patrol begins this week after school. They will be helping families cross at the bus loop crosswalk. These 5th and 6th-grade students have been trained by our Chula Vista Police Department SROs and are excited to volunteer and help keep people safe. Thank you for following their procedures for crossing safely!

Week #10 TK-6th grade attendance average: 89.8% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #10 (9/19-9/23):

  • 98.6% Room 204 Ms. Sadler 2nd grade
  • 95.2% Room 504 Mrs. Romero 4th grade
  • 94.6% Room 203 Ms. Rincon 2nd grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.6% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

Important Attendance Reminders

Students need to be at school every day and on time. Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). Let’s improve our attendance! If your child must be out sick, please contact the office at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to excuse the absence. Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible. If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! Our school staff will be meeting with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent.

Please Monitor What Your Child Watches on TV, Videos, and Games

Parents and guardians, you can help build a peaceful school community. Please monitor the videos, shows, and games your child is viewing and playing. Common Sense Media is a great resource for parents to learn parenting tips for the digital age. Acting out or discussing inappropriate content (e.g. Squid Game) is not permitted at school. Play fighting or simulating a weapon is not allowed at school.

THANK YOU for Participating in the Kids Heart Challenge!

Our school was part of the Kids Heart Challenge on Friday, September 23rd. What a fantastic event! Thank you to all the staff that helped before and during the event to make this day possible for our students. A big thank you to Coach R for organizing the event and a shout out to our amazing 6th graders! We have received so many compliments on how well they coached each station and helped our TK-5th graders! As a campus, we raised $6,089 for the American Heart Association. Thank you! Our school also earned PE/Recess equipment! What a fun-filled event and Slime Assembly to recognize those that raised $25 or more.

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #10!

Kinder: Natasha, Marcos, Eva, Daniela, Violet, Pablo
1st: Ethan, Ruby, Zaer, Ariana, Paulette, Aaron
2nd: Juliette, Emiliano, Nicholas, Mia, Julio, Yvette, Ivan, Allyanna
3rd: Josanna, Jayden, Gabrielle, Benjamin, Oliver, Ivanna
4th: Daniel, Irene, Carlos, Joshua, Ivam, Jakob, Yahir
5th: Leonardo, Mia, Avedis, Mathew
6th: Aisha, Luis, Juan, Reannah, Audian, Azucena

Mark Your Calendars for RED RIBBON WEEK 10/24-10/28

Mark your calendars now for Loma Verde’s Red Ribbon Week. The week of October 24-28, will begin with an all-school assembly and include Spirit Days and many other activities throughout the week. The theme this year is Celebrate Life. Live Drug Free.™ More information will be available soon.

Loma Verde Costume Parade – Monday, 10/31

childrens program - Wellesley Free Library

Loma Verde’s Costume Parade is Monday, Oct. 31. Students may wear a costume to school. Please observe these guidelines when choosing a costume:

  • Faces must not be covered up. 
  • Costumes are to be tasteful and appropriate for elementary school. Our youngest students are 3 years old. Nothing scary, please. No references to shows or games that are not appropriate for young children. 
  • Blood, guts and/or gore are not allowed. 
  • Fake guns, swords, knives or anything resembling a weapon is not allowed. 
  • If you are not sure if it is appropriate, ask your teacher. 
  • Costumes must not require parent or adult assistance. 
  • Students participating in the parade should arrive to school in their costumes and remain in costume all day. 
  • Students not participating will be supervised in the library. 

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • No toys, trading cards, fidgits, or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

CVESD’s 130th Anniversary Celebration

The Chula Vista Elementary School District celebrates 130 years as a school district this year. As we celebrate 130 years, we honor the past and look forward to the future. Our achievements as a District are undeniable. From our high-quality instruction, a technology-based curriculum, innovative programming, and strong visual and performing arts, we provide a highly sought-after education for all students.

On October 20, 2022, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will host a 130th-anniversary celebration event at Hedenkamp Elementary School for all community members to attend. The free event will take place from 5 pm to 7 pm, where we will recognize students, staff, and individuals who have impacted the District over the years. We look forward to celebrating with you then.

Don’t forget to follow along on our district’s social media pages! Like and follow CVESD social channels here: FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. Of course, the latest news is always here at our school’s blog: https://lomaverdewildcats.org/.

Free COVID Testing

Families may come to the school office, Monday- Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to receive a free antigen test. The testing is not required. Please report any positive cases to our school office at (619) 420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.

Weekly, voluntary COVID-19 testing will continue on our school campus via Campus Clinic each week. Parents and legal guardians must opt-in to the program and no child will be tested without proper consent. If families would like to watch a video on the registration process, they can visit: https://campusclinic.org/how-to/ .

For this free testing support, please email: support@campusclinic.org.

For community testing at the kiosks, individuals will need to register on-site. You only need to register one time for a test through the kiosk.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Sept. 19-23, 2022 (Week #10)

TK-6th graders will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. all week due to Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open (information emailed to families)
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/23 Loma Verde Kids Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Tuesday, 9/20 3:00 SSC Special Meeting 
  • Wednesday, 9/21 Perfect Attendance On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Thursday, 9/22 1:00 PTO Spirit Shirt Sale
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge Event & Sports Shirt Spirit Day!
  • Friday, 9/23 1:00 Loma Verde Backpack Food Distribution (FREE)
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

CVESD Fall Break – No School 9/26-10/10, 2022

Students can use all district online programs over break: i-Ready Math, Smarty Ants Reading (PreK-2nd grade), and Achieve3000 Reading (2nd-6th grade). Click here for the student sign-in page. If you need your child’s log-on information, ask your teacher. Also, make sure your child READS every day. Reading for pleasure is one of the best ways to get better at reading!

Week #9 TK-6th grade attendance average: 91.4% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #9 (9/12-16):

  • 98% Room 405 Mrs. Youssofi 6th grade
  • 97.4% Room 403 Mr. Cooper 5th grade
  • 97.3 Room 503 Ms. Jones 4th grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.8% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

September is Attendance Awareness Month!

Students need to be at school every day and on time. Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). Let’s improve our attendance! If your child must be out sick, please contact the office at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to excuse the absence. Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible. If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! Our school staff will be meeting with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences started last week. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences began Thursday, September 15, and end Thursday, September 22.  Remember, during the conference period,  TK through 6th-grade students are dismissed at 1:00 p.m.  Conference information was sent home by your child’s teacher. They will be either virtual or in-person. Please know that our teachers will make every effort to meet with any legal guardian or parent that has educational rights for a child and that you may also request a follow-up meeting if you have further questions or concerns. Please contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 with questions or reach out to your child’s teacher directly.

Sign Up for The Kids Heart Challenge!

Complete Finn’s Mission TODAY – KHC at Loma Verde!

Dear Families – Our Kids Heart Challenge is off to a great start, and we are having a wonderful time learning how to keep our hearts and minds healthy!  If you haven’t yet, join our KHC team today!  Be part of the movement and join the 1.8 million families across the nation who are learning the life-saving skills of Hands-Only CPR by completing Finn’s Mission!  Thank you for supporting our school and this life-saving program! 

Special School Incentives: Students that raise $25 will get to SLIME Principal Watson and Coach R.!  Earn a cup of SLIME for EVERY $25 Raised & the TOP student will be allowed to dump the SLIME BUCKET!

Complete Finn’s Mission TODAY!

  • Register today at www.heart.org/khc or download the KHC app for Apple or Android
  • Complete Finn’s Mission: Watch a 2-minute video to know Hands-Only CPR, spot the signs of a stroke and more! Students who complete Finn’s Mission will earn Finn’s Exclusive Lifesaver Award!
  • Share with friends and family through social media, text and/or email

Our Kids Heart Challenge event is on September 23!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #9!

Kinder: David, Aurora, Sebastian, Renata, Miguel, Luna
1st: Renne, Nolan, breza, Alexandra, Isabella F, Carlos
2nd: Mathelda, ALexandra Gerardo, Natalie, Shanna, Anastasia, Elena
3rd: Robert, Jorda, Abby, Thomas, Oliver, Mia, Sophia M
4th: Vladimir, Irene, Daniela, Centrix, Ivan, Nikki
5th: Luis M, Mariah, Eduardo, Nathally
6th: Zairah, Yamaica, Arlette, Omar, Jonathan A

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!
  • No toys or sports equipment from home are allowed at school.

CVESD’s 130 Anniversary Celebration

The Chula Vista Elementary School District celebrates 130 years as a school district this year. As we celebrate 130 years, we honor the past and look forward to the future. Our achievements as a District are undeniable. From our high-quality instruction, a technology-based curriculum, innovative programming, and strong visual and performing arts, we provide a highly sought-after education for all students.

On October 20, 2022, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will host a 130th-anniversary celebration event at Hedenkamp Elementary School for all community members to attend. The free event will take place from 5 pm to 7 pm, where we will recognize students, staff, and individuals who have impacted the District over the years. We look forward to celebrating with you then.

Don’t forget to follow along on our district’s social media pages! Like and follow CVESD social channels here: FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. Of course, the latest news is always here at our school’s blog: https://lomaverdewildcats.org/.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Sept. 12-16, 2022 (Week #9)

CONGRATULATIONS! Loma Verde Elementary has received the 2022 GOLD Award from the California PBIS Coalition for PBIS Implementation! We are so proud of our staff and students’ hard work to make this such a special place to learn.

Week #8 TK-6th grade attendance average: 92.3% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #8 (9/5-9):

  • 97.6% Room 202 Mrs. Navaroli 2nd & 3rd grade
  • 96.3% Room 406 Mrs. Murdoch 6th grade
  • 96.3% Room 504 Mrs. Romero 4th grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 91.8% so far this year. Our goal is 98%.

Check out this 47-second video on the Importance of School Attendance!

A Few Reminders About Attendance:

  1. School starts at 8:00 a.m. Students need to be on campus before the bell rings at 8:00 a.m. Tardies will be given if students are not on campus at 8:00 a.m.
  2. Students should be lined up on the blacktop by 7:55 a.m. ready to start the day!
  3. We ask all parents to exit by the front office promptly by 8:00 a.m. so that we can secure the campus and lock the gates after the bell rings.
  4. Please plan family trips during school breaks.
  5. Great School attendance sets up students for success in their future workplace. 
  6. READ MORE on studies regarding school attendance.
  7. If they miss school, they miss out! Thank you for getting your child to school every day and on time!
  8. Guidelines for Returning to School after COVID Symptoms: A symptomatic person must have negative antigen (e.g. home test) or 1 negative PCR test and may return to school when the following have been met:
    • 24 hours fever-free without the use of fever-reducing medications
    • Symptoms improving
    • No new symptom onset
  9. Every school day counts!
9/15-16, 9/19-23 MINIMUM DAYS 1:00 DISMISSAL

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences start this week. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences began Thursday, September 15, and end Thursday, September 22.  Remember, during the conference period,  TK through 6th-grade students are dismissed at 1:00 p.m.  Conference information will be sent home by your child’s teacher. They will be either virtual or in-person. Please know that our teachers will make every effort to meet with any legal guardian or parent that has educational rights for a child and that you may also request a follow-up meeting if you have further questions or concerns. Please contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 with questions or reach out to your child’s teacher directly.

Sign Up for The Kids Heart Challenge!

Complete Finn’s Mission TODAY – KHC at Loma Verde!

Dear Families – Our Kids Heart Challenge is off to a great start, and we are having a wonderful time learning how to keep our hearts and minds healthy!  If you haven’t yet, join our KHC team today!  Be part of the movement and join the 1.8 million families across the nation who are learning the life-saving skills of Hands-Only CPR by completing Finn’s Mission!  Thank you for supporting our school and this life-saving program! 

Special School Incentives: Students that raise $25 will get to SLIME Principal Watson and Coach R.!  Earn a cup of SLIME for EVERY $25 Raised & the TOP student will be allowed to dump the SLIME BUCKET!

Complete Finn’s Mission TODAY!

  • Register today at www.heart.org/khc or download the KHC app for Apple or Android
  • Complete Finn’s Mission: Watch a 2-minute video to know Hands-Only CPR, spot the signs of a stroke and more! Students who complete Finn’s Mission will earn Finn’s Exclusive Lifesaver Award!
  • Share with friends and family through social media, text and/or email

Our Kids Heart Challenge event is on September 23!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #8!

Kinder: Lion, Madison
1st: Gym, Rini, Kayla, Moses, Lucas, Valentina
2nd: James, Jaxon, Alessandra, Josiah
3rd: Limena, Max, Ivana E, Oscar
4th: Lia, Dominic, Memo, Valerie
5th:
6th: Ashley, Eydan, Joseph, Isabella B, Alexander
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open (information emailed to families)
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/23 Loma Verde Kids Heart Challenge
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 2:30 Safety Patrol Training
  • Tuesday, 9/13 3:00 SSC Meeting (new date!) LV SSC Minutes 5-31-22 LV SSC_Agenda_9-13-22
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club @ 402
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/15-Friday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Wednesday, 9/21 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Thursday, 9/22 1:00 PTO Spirit Shirt Sale
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Friday, 9/23 1:00 Loma Verde Backpack Food Distribution (FREE)
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

CVESD Fall Break – No School 9/26-10/10, 2022

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • Please drive slowly!
  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • Do not park in the crosswalk on Loma Lane.
  • NO dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces, red curb, or the staff parking lot.
  • Red-marked areas are fire lanes and must be kept clear.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

CVESD’s 130 Anniversary Celebration

The Chula Vista Elementary School District celebrates 130 years as a school district this year. As we celebrate 130 years, we honor the past and look forward to the future. Our achievements as a District are undeniable. From our high-quality instruction, a technology-based curriculum, innovative programming, and strong visual and performing arts, we provide a highly sought-after education for all students.

On October 20, 2022, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will host a 130th-anniversary celebration event at Hedenkamp Elementary School for all community members to attend. The free event will take place from 5 pm to 7 pm, where we will recognize students, staff, and individuals who have impacted the District over the years. We look forward to celebrating with you then.

Don’t forget to follow along on our district’s social media pages! Like and follow CVESD social channels here: FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. Of course, the latest news is always here at our school’s blog: https://lomaverdewildcats.org/.

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

Lost and Found

LOST AND FOUND

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way Aug. 5-Sept. 9, 2022 (Week #8)

No school on Monday, 9/5 in observance of Labor Day.

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • Please drive slowly!
  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • Do not park in the crosswalk on Loma Lane.
  • NO dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces, red curb, or the staff parking lot.
  • Red-marked areas are fire lanes and must be kept clear.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Week #7 TK-6th grade attendance average: 92.9% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #7 (8/29-9/2):

  • 98.7% Room 403 Mr. Cooper 5th grade
  • 98.6% Room 203 Ms. Rincon 2nd grade
  • 98% Room 405 Mrs. Youssofi 6th grade

A Few Reminders About Attendance:

  1. School starts at 8:00 a.m. Students need to be on campus before the bell rings at 8:00 a.m. Tardies will be given if students are not on campus at 8:00 a.m.
  2. Students should be lined up on the blacktop by 7:55 a.m. ready to start the day!
  3. We ask all parents to exit by the front office promptly by 8:00 a.m. so that we can secure the campus and lock the gates after the bell rings.
  4. Please plan family trips during school breaks.
  5. Every school day counts.
  6. Great School attendance sets up students for success in their future workplace. 
  7. READ MORE on studies regarding school attendance.
  8. If they miss school, they miss out! Thank you for getting your child to school every day and on time!
  9. Every minute of every day counts!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #7!

Kinder: Alanna, Andres, Santiage, Kehlani, Angel, Layla
1st: Ruby, Leonardo, Victor, Deigo, Aaron, Noa
2nd: Nathaniel, Emiliano, Natalie, Gerardo, Bella, Emmanuel, Elijah
3rd: Mia, Ariadne, Christopher, ALondra, Melanie, Gabrielle, Mauricio
4th: Yarem, Alondra, Dario, Juan, Drake, Tomothy
5th: Alexis, Matthew, Isabel, Sianí
6th: Raul, Jaime, Valery, Halia, Alyssa, Sofia

  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open
  • Monday, 9/5 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/9 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 9/6 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Thursday, 9/8 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 5:00-7:00 PM Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Behavior Strategies That Work” (Spanish Presentation)
  • Thursday, 9/8 6:00 B-LAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 3:00 SSC Meeting (new date!)
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/15-Friday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 9/22 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar
WNP Parent/Teacher Conferences - West Noble Primary School

Parent/Teacher Conference Coming Up!

Teachers will be sending home information within the next two weeks regarding our upcoming Parent-Teacher Conferences. We would like to meet with every parent/legal guardian during this time. Conferences are 9/15-16 and 9/19-922. Students are dismissed at 1:00 on conference days.

Save the Date! We are kicking off Kids Heart Challenge on Tuesday, 9/6/2022!

Hello, Heart Heroes! Are you ready?! Kids Heart Challenge is coming to our school soon!
We have some exciting things planned this year to get us moving, helping others, and
having fun. Get a head start by signing up today and helping your student choose a
daily health challenge. Download the Kids Heart Challenge app!

https://www2.heart.org/site/SPageNavigator/khc_resources_search.html

REMINDER: Do Not Bring Toys, Gadgets, or Electronics Devices to School

Students should not bring toys, unnecessary gadgets, or electronics to school unless approved by the classroom teacher. Please leave all toys, fidgets, pop-its, and other items at home. Thank you for your cooperation.


Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Cases of COVID have been on the rise in our community.  If your child has COVID symptoms, please keep them at home and test. This will help to stop the spread.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form
  • Report all negative test here  after EXPOSURE
  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

SSC Elections – Parent/Community Members

PLEASE VOTE!

SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL (SSC) is composed of five elected parent/community representatives and four elected staff/teacher representatives. The role of the SSC is to develop, approve, and monitor the School Plan for Student Achievement, School Safety Plan, and the Title 1/LCAP budget. Please respond only one time.

Please vote for THREE candidates. The 3 people with the most votes will be three parent/community representatives for SSC for the 2022-2024 school years (2-year commitment).
——————–
https://forms.office.com/r/LW9HNvjj3h

EL CONSEJO DEL PLANTEL ESCOLAR (SSC) está compuesto por cinco representantes electos de padres/comunidad y cuatro representantes electos del personal/maestros. El papel del SSC es desarrollar, aprobar y monitorear el Plan Escolar para el Logro Estudiantil, el Plan de Seguridad Escolar y el presupuesto del Título 1/LCAP. Por favor responda solo una vez.

Vote por TRES candidatos. Las 3 personas con más votos serán tres representantes de padres/comunidad para SSC para los años escolares 2022-2024 (compromiso de 2 años).

The Wildcat Way Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2022 (Week #7)

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • Do not park in the crosswalk on Loma Lane.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces, red curb, or the staff parking lot.
  • Red-marked areas are fire lanes and must be kept clear.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

A Few Reminders About Attendance:

  1. School starts at 8:00 a.m.
  2. Students should be lined up on the blacktop by 7:55 a.m. ready to start the day!
  3. We ask all parents to exit by the front office promptly so that we can secure the campus and lock the gates after the bell rings.
  4. Please plan family trips during school breaks.
  5. Every school day counts.
  6. Great School attendance sets up students for success in their future workplace. 
  7. READ MORE on studies regarding school attendance.
  8. If they miss school, they miss out! Thank you for getting your child to school every day and on time!
  9. Every minute of every day counts!
  10. NEW COVID GUIDELINES FOR RETURNING TO SCHOOL AFTER SYMPTOMS:
    • A symptomatic person must have negative antigen (e.g. home test) or 1 negative PCR test and may return to school when the following have been met:
    • 24 hours fever-free without the use of fever-reducing medications
    • Symptoms improving
    • No new symptom onset

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #6!

Kinder: Diego, Ana, Fay, Jayden
1st: Allan, Arielle, Nicole, Ivan, Giovanni, Justice
2nd: Magic, Sofia, Emiliano, Mia, Azael, Annelise, Allyanna
3rd: Lorenzo, Ivonne, Adam, Arianna, Gabrielle, Roxana, David
4th: Isaiah, Oscar, Landen, LeDontez
5th: Renata, Mateo, Oscar, Angela, Gael
6th: Keshia, Isabella, Aisha, Jonhazmin, Chris

  • Monday, 8/29 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • Monday, 8/29 Bus Evacuation Drill TK-6th grade
  • Tuesday, 8/30 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club for 3rd-6th Graders
  • Wednesday, 8/31 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club for 3rd-6th Graders
  • Wednesday, 8/31 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • Wednesday, 8/31 1:00 Loma Verde Lock Down Drill
  • Wednesday, 8/31 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde
  • Thursday, 9/1 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open
  • Thursday, 9/1 5:00-7:00 PM Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Behavior Strategies That Work” Register Here
  • Thursday, 9/1 5:30-6:30 Dual Immersion Kinder Curriculum/Meet the Teacher Night
  • Monday, 9/5 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/9 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 9/6 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Tuesday, 9/6 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 6:00 B-LAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/15-Friday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 9/22 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Preschool & Tk Parent Training “Behavior Strategies That Work

Thursday, 9/1 5:00-7:00 PM Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Behavior Strategies That Work” Register Here

  • Are you feeling frustrated by your child’s behavior?
  • Are there frequent behavior issues that impact your daily functioning and routine?
  • Are you overwhelmed by the constant power struggle you are stuck in with your child?
  • Want some new strategies to add to your parenting toolbox that have been proven to work?

If the answer to any of the above was “YES”, then this presentation is for you!

WNP Parent/Teacher Conferences - West Noble Primary School

Parent/Teacher Conference Coming Up!

Teachers will be sending home information within the next two weeks regarding our upcoming Parent-Teacher Conferences. We would like to meet with every parent/legal guardian during this time.

Dress Code: School Uniforms

Loma Verde students are required to wear school uniforms. Shirts are blue, white or grey and pants/shorts/skirts are navy or black. Spirit t-shirts can be worn any day. Please wear closed-toe shoes daily.

We have a donor that is sponsoring some of our students with free uniforms. If you need assistance with purchasing uniforms for your child, please contact Mrs. Watson at bree.watson@cvesd.org or send her a Dojo message.

If you choose to not have your child wear a uniform, please note, the dress code must be followed. The Uniform Exemption Waiver form this year is available in the office.

Gently Used Uniforms Needed

Has your child outgrown their school uniform from last year? The Loma Verde Health Office needs donations of clean uniform clothes to have on hand for children who need to change clothes. If you have any clean children’s uniform shirts, shorts, pants, or skirts that you no longer need, please bring them to the health office. We are also accepting donations of new, packaged underwear for this purpose.

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Cases of COVID have been on the rise in our community.  If your child has COVID symptoms, please keep them at home and test. This will help to stop the spread.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form
  • Report all negative test here  after EXPOSURE
  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way August 22-26, 2022 (Week #6)

Attendance Matters

A Few Reminders About Attendance:

  1. School starts at 8:00 a.m.
  2. Students should be lined up on the blacktop by 7:55 a.m. ready to start the day!
  3. We ask all parents to exit by the front office promptly so that we can secure the campus and lock the gates after the bell rings.
  4. Please plan family trips during school breaks.
  5. Every school day counts.
  6. Great School attendance sets up students for success in their future workplace. 
  7. READ MORE on studies regarding school attendance.
  8. If they miss school, they miss out! Thank you for getting your child to school every day and on time!
REMINDER!!! Picture Day is Tomorrow | Brookside Elementary

Picture Day is Thursday, August 25

Remember, students need to wear school uniforms for the fall pictures. Spring pictures will be free dress. A flyer will be sent home with your child on Monday, August 22 with prices and details.

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #5!

Kinder: Rodrigo, Charlie, Elias, Chelsea
1st: Alessandra, Sebastia, David, Jonathan, Aylin, Abigail
2nd: Juliette M, Juliette O, Nadeema, Arian, Aziel, Miliani, Diego, Sydney
3rd: Joshua, Khloe, Isabella, Jaime
4th: Jean, Jean, Alessandra, Camila, Alan
5th: Aiannah Mikel, Xzavier, Leah
6th: Oliver, Catalina, Dominic

2022-2023 Family Needs Assessment Survey

Hello families! We sent out a survey on Friday, 8/8 to gather input and information about family and student needs. So far we have 135 responses! We hope to hear from 100% of the families at Loma Verde. Please complete the following survey for each child enrolled at our school. Thank you! Family Needs Assessment Survey

  • Monday, 8/22 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • MONDAY, 8/22-FRIDAY, 8/26 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 8/22-Friday, 8/26 9:00-11:00 4th Grade Swimming @ Parkway Athletic Center
  • Tuesday, 8/23 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club for 3rd-6th Graders
  • Wednesday, 8/24 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club for 3rd-6th Graders
  • Wednesday, 8/24 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • Thursday, 8/25 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • Thursday, 8/25 PICTURE DAY
  • Friday, 8/26 1:00 Feeding San Diego Food Distribution at Loma Verde
  • Monday, 8/29 Bus Evacuation Drill TK-6th grade
  • Wednesday, 8/31 1:00 Loma Verde Lock Down Drill
  • Wednesday, 8/31 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open
  • Thursday, 9/1 5:00-7:00 PM Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Behavior Strategies That Work” Register Here
  • Monday, 9/5 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/9 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 9/6 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Tuesday, 9/6 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 6:00 B-LAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/15-Friday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 9/22 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Preschool & Tk Parent Training “Behavior Strategies That Work

Thursday, 9/1 5:00-7:00 PM Preschool & TK Parent Workshop “Behavior Strategies That Work” Register Here

  • Are you feeling frustrated by your child’s behavior?
  • Are there frequent behavior issues that impact your daily functioning and routine?
  • Are you overwhelmed by the constant power struggle you are stuck in with your child?
  • Want some new strategies to add to your parenting toolbox that have been proven to work?

If the answer to any of the above was “YES”, then this presentation is for you!

 

Parent/Teacher Conference Coming Up!

WNP Parent/Teacher Conferences - West Noble Primary SchoolTeachers will be sending home information within the next two weeks regarding our upcoming Parent-Teacher Conferences. We would like to meet with every parent/legal guardian during this time.

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces, red curb, or the staff parking lot.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.
Kona Ice at Loma Verde on August 31 2:30-3:30

Dress Code: School Uniforms

Loma Verde students are required to wear school uniforms. Shirts are blue, white or grey and pants/shorts/skirts are navy or black. Spirit t-shirts can be worn any day. Please wear closed-toe shoes daily.

We have a donor that is sponsoring some of our students with free uniforms. If you need assistance with purchasing uniforms for your child, please contact Mrs. Watson at bree.watson@cvesd.org or send her a Dojo message.

If you choose to not have your child wear a uniform, please note, the dress code must be followed. The Uniform Exemption Waiver form this year is available in the office.

Gently Used Uniforms Needed

Has your child outgrown their school uniform from last year? The Loma Verde Health Office needs donations of clean uniform clothes to have on hand for children who need to change clothes. If you have any clean children’s uniform shirts, shorts, pants, or skirts that you no longer need, please bring them to the health office. We are also accepting donations of new, packaged underwear for this purpose.

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Cases of COVID have been on the rise in our community.  If your child has COVID symptoms, please keep them at home and test. This will help to stop the spread.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form
  • Report all negative test here  after EXPOSURE
  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

We Need You!

Please return the Parent Involvement Form that was sent home on Friday 8/8. We need parents to volunteer with our SSC, ELAC, PTO, and more. Click here to access the form that was sent home and return it to the office or your child’s teacher as soon as possible. Thank you!

We are actively looking for multiple ways to reconnect with families. One of the ways you can support your child and our school is to nominate yourself to be on our School Site Council. We meet once a month, on a Tuesday, from 3-4:30 pm. SSC helps make decisions on school safety and how to spend our funds. We would love to have you! The deadline has been extended! Contact bree.watson@cvesd.org if you are interested.

Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!  LVMembershipDrive 22-23

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way August 15-19, 2022 (Week #5)

Our Loma Verde Wildcats have been learning what it means to be a Wildcat for the past several weeks. Our 3 Personal Standards help make Loma Verde a wonderful place for our students to learn and grow. Please review the traits with your children. We are always looking for Wildcats that go above and beyond demonstrating the 3 Personal Standards: Show Respect, Mark Good Decisions, and Solve Problems! We look forward to recognizing our Wildcats of the Week on Monday at our Blacktop Character Assembly! Please keep encouraging our Wildcats to be their best selves each day!

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #4!

Kinder: Aliyah, Angela, Dylan, Daniela, Leo, Janiyah
1st: Ailani, Jayden, Sophia, Isaac Tristan, Jared
2nd: Matix, Victoria, Daniella, Emiliano, Emily, Eros, Ruby
3rd: Logan, Aleksander, David H, David G, Ximena, Sophie, Evi
4th: Daniel, Alondra, Jayden, Gianna, LeDontez, Tomothy
5th: Mason, Jemeryl, Caleb, Jasylnn, Iker
6th: Andrea, Arlette, Luis, Ava, Damian

2022-2023 Family Needs Assessment Survey

Hello families! We sent out a survey on Friday, 8/8 to gather input and information about family and student needs. So far we have 129 responses! We hope to hear from 100% of the families at Loma Verde. Please complete the following survey for each child enrolled at our school. Thank you! Family Needs Assessment Survey

  • Monday, 8/15 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • Monday, 8/15-Friday, 8/19 9:00-11:00 4th Grade Swimming @ Parkway Athletic Center
  • Tuesday, 8/16 SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/17 2:30-4:00 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • Thursday, 8/18 2:30-4:00 Peace Patrol Training
  • Thursday, 8/18 6:00 pm B-LAC Meeting Zoom
  • Friday, 8/19 8:15 AM PTO Meeting
  • MONDAY, 8/22-FRIDAY, 8/26 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 8/22-Friday, 8/26 9:00-11:00 4th Grade Swimming @ Parkway Athletic Center
  • Thursday, 8/25 PICTURE DAY
  • Monday, 8/29 Bus Evacuation Drill TK-6th grade
  • Wednesday, 8/31 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open
  • Monday, 9/5 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/9 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 9/6 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Tuesday, 9/6 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 6:00 B-LAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/13-Friday, 9/14 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 9/22 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar
REMINDER!!! Picture Day is Tomorrow | Brookside Elementary

Picture Day is Thursday, August 25

Remember, students need to wear school uniforms for the fall pictures. Spring pictures will be free dress. A flyer will be sent home with your child on Monday, August 22 with prices and details.

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces, red curb, or the staff parking lot.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Dress Code: School Uniforms

Loma Verde students are required to wear school uniforms. Shirts are blue, white or grey and pants/shorts/skirts are navy or black. Spirit t-shirts can be worn any day. Please wear closed-toe shoes daily.

We have a donor that is sponsoring some of our students with free uniforms. If you need assistance with purchasing uniforms for your child, please contact Mrs. Watson at bree.watson@cvesd.org or send her a Dojo message.

If you choose to not have your child wear a uniform, please note, the dress code must be followed. The Uniform Exemption Waiver form this year is available in the office.

Gently Used Uniforms Needed

Has your child outgrown their school uniform from last year? The Loma Verde Health Office needs donations of clean uniform clothes to have on hand for children who need to change clothes. If you have any clean children’s uniform shirts, shorts, pants, or skirts that you no longer need, please bring them to the health office. We are also accepting donations of new, packaged underwear for this purpose.

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Cases of COVID have been on the rise in our community.  If your child has COVID symptoms, please keep them at home and test. This will help to stop the spread.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form
  • Report all negative test here  after EXPOSURE
  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Ms. Rosa Jimienez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org.
  • This step is critical as we cannot allow your child to return to class until we know the reason for the absence.
  • If your child is going to be absent for a full or partial day due to medical appointment(s) be sure to submit a doctor’s note the following day.
  • If your child is going to be tardy due to a medical appointment be sure to have your student submit his/her doctor’s note upon arrival.
  • If your child is going to be absent due to a sports tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or a flyer with the student’s name for it to be excused.
  • Out-of-town trips or Vacations are NOT excused absences.
  • If your student is going to be absent for 5 days or more, please contact our Health Attendance Specialist to discuss if any accommodations can be made.
  • Please remember if your child has any of the COVID-19 symptoms, they must stay home. Please be sure to call the office to report the absence.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form

Complete Residency Verification NOW

REMINDER: Residency Verification needs to be completed ASAP. You should have received a “Snap Code” via email for each of your children that attend Loma Verde. If you have not completed this or did not receive the email, contact the school office between 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, call the office at 619-420-3940 or email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org for assistance.

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • EVERY MINUTE COUNTS! School starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Students need to be on the blacktop at this time and teachers will walk them to class.
  • We ask all parents to exit promptly so that we can lock the gate after the bell.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

We Need You!

Please return the Parent Involvement Form that was sent home on Friday 8/8. We need parents to volunteer with our SSC, ELAC, PTO, and more. Click here to access the form that was sent home and return it to the office or your child’s teacher as soon as possible. Thank you!

We are actively looking for multiple ways to reconnect with families. One of the ways you can support your child and our school is to nominate yourself to be on our School Site Council. We meet once a month, on a Tuesday, from 3-4:30 pm. SSC helps make decisions on school safety and how to spend our funds. We would love to have you! The deadline has been extended! Contact bree.watson@cvesd.org if you are interested.

Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!  LVMembershipDrive 22-23

Donations Needed!

DONATION NEEDED for cases of water for our classrooms.  If you are able to donate a case of water please drop it off at the school office between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way August 8-12, 2022 (Week #4)

2022-2023 Family Needs Assessment Survey

Hello families! We sent out a survey on Friday, 8/8 to gather input and information about family and student needs. So far we have 84 responses! We hope to hear from 100% of the families at Loma Verde. Please complete the following survey for each child enrolled at our school. Thank you!

https://bit.ly/22-23LV_FamilyNeedsAssessment

  • MONDAY, 8/8-FRIDAY, 8/12 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 8/8 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • Wednesday, 8/9 3:00 AM SSC Meeting Postponed to 8/16
  • Wednesday, 8/10 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/10 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 8/12 Loma Verde Spirit Shirt Day!
  • Monday, 8/15-Friday 8/19 9:00-11:00 AM 4th grade Swim Lessons @ Parkview Pool
  • Tuesday, 8/16 SSC Meeting
  • Friday, 8/19 8:15 AM PTO Meeting
  • MONDAY, 8/22-FRIDAY, 8/22 VAPA Week
  • Thursday, 8/25 PICTURE DAY
  • Monday, 8/29 Bus Evacuation Drill TK-6th grade
  • 9/1-9/23 CVESD Thought Exchange Open
  • Monday, 9/5 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
  • Tuesday, 9/6-Friday, 9/9 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 9/6 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Tuesday, 9/6 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/8 6:00 B-LAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/13 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/14 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/13-Friday, 9/14 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Monday, 9/19-Friday, 9/23 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 9/19-Thursday, 9/22 Parent/Teacher Conferences Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Thursday, 9/22 On A Roll Student Luncheon with Principal
  • Friday, 9/23 Kid’s Heart Challenge
  • Monday, 9/26-Monday, 10/10 NO SCHOOL Fall Break
  • Tuesday, 10/11 Quarter 2 Begins, Students Return – Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • EVERY MINUTE COUNTS! School starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Students need to be on the blacktop at this time and teachers will walk them to class.
  • We ask all parents to exit promptly so that we can lock the gate after the bell.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces or the staff parking lot.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.
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We Need You!

Please return the Parent Involvement Form that was sent home on Friday 8/8. We need parents to volunteer with our SSC, ELAC, PTO, and more. Click here to access the form that was sent home and return it to the office or your child’s teacher by Wednesday, 8/10. Thank you!

Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!  LVMembershipDrive 22-23

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)/Coffee with the Principal

Please join us on Wednesday, August 10 at 8:15 AM in the auditorium for our English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)/Coffee with the Principal meeting to discuss student programs/supports, safety, and parent participation at school. Everyone is welcome!

Classroom Volunteers

To help classrooms establish new routines and procedures, volunteers will not be permitted until August 1, 2022.  Please contact your child’s teacher if you are interested in volunteering at school.  The State Public Health Officer Order of August 11, 2021 requires that all K-12 workers, including volunteers and contractors, provide proof of full vaccination (completion of the initial vaccination series) or submit to weekly COVID-19 testing. Volunteers also need proof of a TB within the last 4 years, current ID, and fingerprinting (if planning to volunteer more than 2 days a week).

Substitutes Wanted!

Loma Verde is looking for substitutes for our noon duty staff from 7:15-8:15, 10:30-12:45, and 2:30-3:15.  Please contact Elsa Estrada in the office at elsa.estrada@cvesd.org and click here for more information.

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Cases of COVID have been on the rise in our community.  If your child has COVID symptoms, please keep them at home and test. This will help to stop the spread.
  • Report all positive tests on this positive home test form
  • Report all negative test here  after EXPOSURE
  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Complete Residency Verification NOW

REMINDER: Residency Verification needs to be completed ASAP. You should have received a “Snap Code” via email for each of your children that attend Loma Verde. If you have not completed this or did not receive the email, contact the school office between 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, call the office at 619-420-3940 or email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org for assistance.

See Mrs. Romero in 504 to sign up. (4th-6th graders only)

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

FOLLOW UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

The Wildcat Way August 1-5, 2022 (Week #3)

Hello Loma Verde Families!

We are beginning our third week of instruction and we are so proud of all the hard work your students are putting in! We have Curriculum Night this week on Wednesday. Session One begins at 5:30pm and Session Two begins at 6:15 pm in the classrooms. See below for additional information.

COVID-19 is hitting our school community very hard and we’ve seen and spike in COVID cases this week. We are working hard to follow all California Department of Health guidelines by ensuring that classrooms are cleaned, making sure students are washing their hands, highly recommending that students and staff wear masks so as not to spread COVID, and monitoring COVID cases and receiving district office guidance. Please ensure that you carefully follow the COVID protocols laid out below and keep your child home if they are exhibiting any COVID-like symptoms. Your support is greatly appreciated!

Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night – Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Please plan to join us on Wednesday, August 3 for our Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night!  Our teachers will have a back-to-school session where they will discuss classroom expectations, requirements, procedures, curriculum, field trips, and many more topics, so that we can all have a successful year.  The teacher may also have a “donation” board for additional items- what a GREAT way to support the learning for your child!

  • Session 1- 5:30-6:15 PM
  • Session 2- 6:15-7:00 PM

  • Monday, 8/1 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • Wednesday, 8/3 5:30-7:00 PM TK-6th grade Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night
  • Friday, 8/5 Loma Verde Spirit Shirt Day!
  • MONDAY, 8/8-FRIDAY, 8/12 VAPA Week
  • Wednesday, 8/9 3:00 AM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/10 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/10 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 8/15-Friday 8/19 9:00-11:00 AM 4th grade Swim Lessons @ Parkview Pool
  • Friday, 8/19 8:15 AM PTO Meeting
  • MONDAY, 8/22-FRIDAY, 8/22 VAPA Week
  • Thursday, 8/25 PICTURE DAY
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

REMINDERS

  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • EVERY MINUTE COUNTS! School starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • Students need to be on the blacktop at this time and teachers will walk them to class.
  • We ask all parents to exit promptly so that we can lock the gate after the bell.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms of a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Do not send sports drinks or soda to school with your child.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces or the staff parking lot.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Your Input is Needed!

Please complete the Loma Verde Elementary School Parent Involvement Survey to help us better plan for the 2022-2023 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. 

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Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!  LVMembershipDrive 22-23

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)/Coffee with the Principal

Please join us on Wednesday, August 10 at 8:15 AM in the auditorium for our English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)/Coffee with the Principal meeting to discuss student programs/supports, safety, and parent participation at school. Everyone is welcome!

Classroom Volunteers

To help classrooms establish new routines and procedures, volunteers will not be permitted until August 1, 2022.  Please contact your child’s teacher if you are interested in volunteering at school.  The State Public Health Officer Order of August 11, 2021 requires that all K-12 workers, including volunteers and contractors, provide proof of full vaccination (completion of the initial vaccination series) or submit to weekly COVID-19 testing. Volunteers also need proof of a TB within the last 4 years, current ID, and fingerprinting (if planning to volunteer more than 2 days a week).

Substitutes Wanted!

Loma Verde is looking for substitutes for our noon duty staff from 7:15-8:15, 10:30-12:45, and 2:30-3:15.  Please contact Elsa Estrada in the office at elsa.estrada@cvesd.org and click here for more information.

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COVID-19 Questions and Information:

  • Weekly FREE Covid-19 PCR testing is happening every Tuesday at Loma Verde. It’s quick and convenient, and one of our best tools for combatting the virus. You should have received an email from register@campusclinic.org to register for testing this school year. If you cannot locate the email, or need help registering your child for weekly testing, please contact support@covidclinic.org.
  • CVESD follows the Decision Tree for K-12 schools. 
  • Each US household can order home antigen tests from the federal government through USPS Link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org and complete this form: POSITIVE TEST REPORTING LINK
  • Please use this link to report all COVID positives from over the summer. We are also tracking any positive students or staff from at-home COVID tests. Please log positive tests using this link: POSITIVE TEST REPORTING LINK
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Complete Residency Verification NOW

REMINDER: Residency Verification needs to be completed ASAP. You should have received a “Snap Code” via email for each of your children that attend Loma Verde. If you have not completed this or did not receive the email, contact the school office between 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, call the office at 619-420-3940 or email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org for assistance.

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CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

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The Wildcat Way July 25-29, 2022 (Week #2)

Hello Loma Verde Families! Thank you for a wonderful first week of school, Loma Verde Wildcats!  It was so great to welcome back our Wildcats for the 2022-2023 school year. We were so excited to see the smiles and happiness from our students this week! Thank you for entrusting your children with us! We are so thankful for our teachers and staff that put in the extra effort to make the beginning of the school year such a success and prepare for an amazing year of learning.

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the coming week. Please sign up to follow this blog with your email.  The weekly blog will be sent out at the beginning of each week through CVESD School Messenger, ClassDojo, Loma Verde’s Facebook page, Instagram, and Twitter.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

Thank you for attending the Back to School Packet Pick-Up and Community Resource Fair!

Kindergarten and TK Special Schedule

Please see the dates and times below.  Wednesday, July 27, kindergarten and TK will start full day.

  • Monday, July 25- 8:00-1:00
  • Tuesday, July 26- 8:00-1:00
  • Wednesday, July 27- TK/Kinder follows regular school schedule (2:30 dismissal)- TK/Kinder parents need to pick up students at the classrooms.  Gates will be open in the afternoon.  Please do not park in the drop-off/pick-up lane.

Complete Residency Verification NOW

REMINDER: Residency Verification needs to be completed ASAP. You should have received a “Snap Code” via email for each of your children that attend Loma Verde. If you have not completed this or did not receive the email, contact the school office between 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, call the office at 619-420-3940 or email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org for assistance.

REMINDERS

  • EVERY MINUTE COUNTS! School starts at 8:00 a.m. Students need to be on the blacktop at this time and teachers will walk them to class. We ask all parents to exit promptly so that we can lock the gate after the bell.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • If your child has any pre-existing conditions, including those with Covid-like symptoms (e.g. allergies, asthma), please provide documentation from the doctor so that we can have it on file. This will help prevent your child from being sent home if they have symptoms from a chronic condition.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink or outside drinking fountains.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

PARKING, DROP-OFF, AND PICK-UP

All of us at Loma Verde want to thank our families and community members in advance for their patience and understanding as we try to accommodate the many vehicles that arrive each morning and afternoon at our school. We strongly recommend that families use the drop-off and pick-up areas we have established at school. Drop off students only in the drop-off zone.

  • If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
  • NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please do not park in RESERVED spaces or the staff parking lot.
  • Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
  • The drop-off window is between 7:15-7:45 AM for students that are eating breakfast on campus and 7:30-8:00 AM for students that are not having breakfast at school. Students will line up on the blacktop in the morning between 7:30-8:00 AM where they will be supervised by Loma Verde staff. Each class has a designated place to line up. Teachers will pick their classes up on the blacktop at 8:00 AM. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • Kinder, TK, SDC preschool, and preschool parents: please follow your teacher’s instructions regarding drop-off.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  The person picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
  • Parents may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Your Input is Needed!

Please complete the Loma Verde Elementary School Parent Involvement Survey to help us better plan for the 2022-2023 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. 

WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

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School Site Council is looking for new members!!!  If you are interested in making decisions about our school budget and Single Plan for Student Achievement, please consider getting involved. Elections will be held the week of August 1-5, 2022.  The Loma Verde SSC bylaws specify that parent representatives serve a 2-year term.  Any parent/guardian whose child attends our school and is not a paid employee on staff at the school site is eligible to be a SSC parent representative.  The SSC usually meets one Tuesday a month from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm.  If you would like to place your name on the ballot for parent representative, please submit your name to Mrs. Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org.  Include a short bio telling a little bit about yourself and why you are interested in serving on the School Site Council by ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Friday, July 29, 2022.

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Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

Our 1st PTO meeting of the school year is Thursday, July 28 at 8:15 AM in the cafeteria. We hope to see you there! Everyone is welcome! Help us plan school events and activities for the year.

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!  LVMembershipDrive 22-23

  • Monday, 7/25-Friday, 7/29 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 7/25 8:00 1st-6th grade Wildcat Blacktop Assembly (staff and students only)
  • Thursday, 7/28 8:15 PTO Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/3 5:30-7:00 PM TK-6th grade Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night
  • MONDAY, 8/8-FRIDAY, 8/12 VAPA Week
  • Wednesday, 8/9 3:00 AM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/10 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/10 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 8/15-Friday 8/19 9:00-11:00 AM 4th grade Swim Lessons @ Parkview Pool
  • Friday, 8/19 8:15 AM PTO Meeting
  • MONDAY, 8/22-FRIDAY, 8/22 VAPA Week
  • Thursday, 8/25 PICTURE DAY
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night – Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Please plan to join us on Wednesday, August 3 for our Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night!  Our teachers will have a back-to-school session where they will discuss classroom expectations, requirements, procedures, curriculum, field trips, and many more topics, so that we can all have a successful year.  The teacher may also have a “donation” board for additional items- what a GREAT way to support the learning for your child!

  • Session 1- 5:30-6:15 PM
  • Session 2- 6:15-7:00 PM

Classroom Volunteers

To help classrooms establish new routines and procedures, volunteers will not be permitted until August 1, 2022.  Please contact your child’s teacher if you are interested in volunteering at school.  The State Public Health Officer Order of August 11, 2021 requires that all K-12 workers, including volunteers and contractors, provide proof of full vaccination (completion of the initial vaccination series) or submit to weekly COVID-19 testing. Volunteers also need proof of a TB within the last 4 years, current ID, and fingerprinting (if planning to volunteer more than 2 days a week).

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • Please use this link to report all COVID positives from over the summer. We are also tracking any positive students or staff from at-home COVID tests. Please log positive tests using this link: POSITIVE TEST REPORTING LINK
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • Contact covtest4@cvesd.org for a test to return guidance. Important: Please include the name of the child, a photo of the test with the date and time, and the name of the school on all covtest4@cvesd.org communications.
  • CVESD is NOT collecting negative results unless:
    • You/your child is attempting to release early from isolation after a positive test (before day 11)
    • Your child has Covid-like symptoms. To return to school they will need to have improving symptoms, be fever free for 24 hours and send covtest4@cvesd.org photo of two negative antigen tests taken twelve hours apart or one negative PCR test. 
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

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2022-2023 School Year

Welcome to the 2022-23 School Year, Loma Verde families!

Hello Loma Verde Families!

We are so excited to start the 2022-2023 school year! The staff has been preparing all summer for the students’ return and we anticipate a fantastic year of amazing learning and fun!

As we prepare for the upcoming school year, please be sure to stay informed about important updates and dates. Enter your email to follow the school blog.

Back to School Packet Pick-Up & Community Resource Fair

Save the Date! Monday, July 18, come by the school between 3:30-5:30 to get your back-to-school packet. You will find out who your child’s teacher will be, pick up school information, play games, create art, free hotdogs, chips & drink, check out community resources, meet staff, participate in opportunity drawings, sign-up for the PTO, and buy Loma Verde Spirit shirts. We will also have the Chula Vista Library, Kona Ice, Mobile Health Clinic for COVID vaccinations, South Bay Community Services resources, Mission Fed Credit Union, and more! We can’t wait to see you on Monday, 7/18!

Complete Residency Verification NOW

Your child will not be placed in a class until residency verification has been completed. You should have received a “Snap Code” via email for each of your children that attend Loma Verde. If you have not completed this or did not receive the email, the school office will be open starting July 8 from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. Please stop by, call the office at 619-420-3940, or email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org for assistance.

  • 7/8-7/15  8:00-4:00 Loma Verde School Office Open 
  • Wednesday, 7/13 4:00 Special CVESD Board Meeting
  • Wednesday, 7/13 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 7/18 3:30-5:30 Back to School Packet Pick-Up & Community Resources Fair
  • Wednesday, 7/20 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (minimum day 1:00 dismissal)
  • Thursday, 7/21 1:00 TK & Kinder Minimum Day only (minimum day 1:00 dismissal)
  • Saturday, 7/23 9:00-1:00 CVESD Community Expo
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

2022-2023 School Calendar Information

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Student Starting Date: July 20, 2022 
Student Ending Date: June 2, 2023

Key breaks include:

  • Fall Break: September 26 – October 7, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – November 25, 2022
  • Winter Break: December 19, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • Spring Break: March 20 – March 31, 2023
We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

Loma Verde Dress Code: School Uniforms

Loma Verde students will be required to wear school uniforms. Shirts are blue, white or grey and pants/shorts/skirts are navy or black. Spirit t-shirts can be worn any day. Please wear closed-toe shoes daily. If you need help acquiring the uniforms, please contact the office. Information is confidential.

DRESS CODE:

Students are expected to come to school appropriately dressed. Students failing to dress appropriately will be asked to change. If students are unable to change, parents/guardians will be contacted to bring clothing for their child to school. Parents/guardians are encouraged to have all student clothing free of any writing, pictures, or insignias. Students are not allowed to display by wearing or placement of apparel which would signify the affiliation or intent of affiliation in a student group advocating or participating in disruptive behavior. Ed Code 35183

Loma Verde allows for the outdoor use of sun-protective clothing and the use of sunscreen by students during the day. Sun Protective Clothing EC 35183.5

PANTS SHOULD:

  • Be fitted at the waist
  • Be worn on the waist, not sagging
  • Stay up on the waist if the belt isn’t worn
  • Not show skin
  • Completely cover other clothing worn as an undergarment (gym shorts, underwear, etc.)
  • Leggings must be worn appropriately

SHORTS SHOULD:

  • Be fitted at the waist
  • Not be short shorts
  • Be long enough to cover buttocks, upper thighs when walking, sitting, bending or reaching
  • Not be torn

SKIRTS, SKORTS, DRESSES SHOULD:

  • Be long enough to cover buttocks, upper thighs when walking, sitting, bending or reaching

TOPS SHOULD:

  • Not be backless, low back or low front
  • Not be tube tops, halter tops, or spaghetti straps
  • Not show bra, bandeau or bra-like items
  • Be long enough so that skin is not showing at midriff when arms are raised
  • Have at least one-inch straps
  • Clothes shall be sufficient to conceal undergarments at all times

HATS/CAPS/HOODS:

  • Hats and beanies must be worn with the bill forward, team hats should be worn outdoors ONLY
  • Hoods are not allowed to be worn indoors

SHOES SHOULD:

  • Be worn at all times and tied
  • Cover heels and toes
  • Tennis shoes must be tied at all times
  • Sandals must have closed toes and heel straps 
  • Flip-flops or other backless shoes or sandals are not acceptable and can create a safety issue

NOT ALLOWED ON CLOTHING OR ACCESSORIES:

  • Hanging belts, belts must be through belts loops
  • Hairnets, bandanas, or blankets worn as outer garment covering
  • Pajamas (only during class and school spirit days)
  • Clothing with words or logos shall be free of writing or images that promote alcohol, tobacco, drugs, gangs, violence, profanity, rude, pictures, vulgarity, sexual connotations or racial prejudice
  • Any item that becomes a disruption to the educational process
  • Make-up is inappropriate in the elementary school
  • Dangling earrings, long chains, and keys are worn visibly around the neck are unsafe (key chains should not be on the playground, as it will present a danger)

If you choose to not have your child wear a uniform, please note, the following dress code must be followed. Be sure to read it. The Uniform Exemption Waiver form this upcoming year is available below and also available in the office. LV 22-23 Uniform Exemption

PARENT LEADERS NEEDED

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Are you interested in getting more involved at Loma Verde?  We need parents to serve on our School Site Council and English Learner Advisory Committee. If you are interested in making decisions about our school budget and School Plan for Student Achievement, please consider getting involved.  Please let Principal BreeWatson (bree.watson@cvesd.org) know if you would like to join the committees. Our PTO is also looking for parent leaders; let us know if you want to join!

Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school event. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, assemblies, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! LVMembershipDrive 22-23

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

CONTACT US!

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

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The Wildcat Way – May 30-June 3, 2022 (Week #38)

Last Week of School!

Hello Loma Verde Families,

We are all saddened by last week’s senseless tragedy in Texas.

At Loma Verde Elementary, we can work together to keep our school community safe.  A starting point is that if you see something, say something.  Discuss with your children that we do not make jokes about harming others.  We encourage families to have age-appropriate conversations with your children about what happened in Texas last Tuesday.  Our staff, such as our school counselor and school psychologist, are available to provide support for students on campus, but we know that parents and legal guardians are a vital part of a child’s education that extends outside of school hours.

I would like to share 2 resources with you to support these conversations.  Here is a San Diego County Office of Education resource for parents and educators to discuss school shootings:  https://www.sdcoe.net/about-sdcoe/news/post/~board/news/post/resources-to-discuss-school-shootings

Another great resource is Sandy Hook Promise:  https://www.sandyhookpromise.org/

If you have not yet read Dr. Reyes’ statement, please do so now by clicking on the link here.

Our hearts are with Uvalde. Children and educators should be able to go to school free from violence. As we move forward together, I call on our school community to remember that every action begins with each one of us. I urge each of you to take good care of yourselves and your families and to find ways to connect with one another through compassion.

Together, we can provide the comfort and care needed for our children.  We pledge to partner with families to move forward and heal.  Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s teacher or the school office.

In Service,

Mrs. Bree Watson, Principal

Thank You, Volunteers!

Thank you to our AMAZING Loma Verde volunteers! We are so grateful for your help and support to make this school year special for our students and staff! We honored our volunteers at a breakfast on Friday, May 27 with a performance from our kindergarten dual immersion students and a raffle. We look forward to a wonderful school year in 2022-2023! Your partnership is necessary and appreciated! Please contact your child’s teacher or the principal, Bree Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org to volunteer.

Residency Verification – Must Be Completed By 6/3

Residency verification will take place online again this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2022/23 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance before the start of school in order for their child’s name to be placed on a class list. You MUST prove residency before your child will be placed on a class list for 2022-2023. If you have moved out of our area and would like to continue at Loma Verde Elementary, you must contact the office to receive a Zone Transfer document. You will be receiving an email that will contain a unique “Snap Code” for each of your children enrolled at Loma Verde and a link to the website where you will be able to update information for your child and upload your residency for the 22/23 school year. You will only receive an email if you have a valid email on file at Loma Verde. If your email has recently changed, or if you do not receive emails from the district, please email or call the office to update your information at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org. We sent the “Snap Codes” last week. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email, please contact the school office.

Have You Changed Your Address, Email, or Phone Number?

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org in case we need to contact you in an emergency. Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

Reminders:

  • Those with COVID-like symptoms (fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and/or diarrhea) must stay home and get tested.
  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • No sharing of food is allowed.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.
  • Monday, 5/30 NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
  • 5/30-6/3 CVESD Hanover Survey for Parents, Staff, & 4-6th graders
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Staff vs. Soccer Team Game
  • Tuesday, 5/31 2:30 Yearbook Sale After School
  • Tuesday, 5/31 3:00 SSC (virtual) LV SSC_Agenda_5-31-22
  • Wednesday, 6/1 Staff vs. 6th-grade Kickball game
  • Wednesday, 6/1 2:30 Kona Ice for sale after school & Yearbook sale
  • Thursday, 6/2 8:30 6th Grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTSReport Cards Sent Home with Students
  • 6/15-7/5 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer
  • Wednesday, 6/15 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • 7/7-7/15 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde School Office Open 
  • Wednesday, 7/13 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 7/18 3:30-5:30 Back to School Packet Pick-Up & Community Resources Fair
  • Wednesday, 7/20 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (minimum day 1:00 dismissal)
  • Saturday, 7/23 9:00-1:00 CVESD Community Expo
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 Calendar

We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

HANOVER SURVEY

We want your input! It is that time of year when the Hanover Survey.  We hope all parents will participate. Topics in this important survey include school appearance, finances, technology, instruction, as well as attitudes about safety, transportation, climate, and communication.

Please make every effort to fill out this very important survey.  Each year, we analyze the results of the survey.  Your opinions count and we will thoughtfully and purposefully take your ideas to make our school a better place for children. The link to the survey will be provided to you via our district communication platform the week of May 31, be sure to check your junk and spam folders for the email. Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey!

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Weekly, On-Site, Covid Testing at Loma Verde

Testing will occur every Tuesday at Loma Verde. If you have consented to test at a COVID kiosk, it is also giving consent to test at school. To register your child CLICK HERE or with this link: https://school.covidclinic.org.

Updated Vaccination Information

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Children 5 and up can be vaccinated against Covid-19. Please send completed (two doses of Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccination card copies to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to update school vaccination records. Children are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the second Pfizer dose. Children who are fully vaccinated do not need to quarantine after exposure to a positive case IF we have vaccination records on file. Click here for information about where to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Return Loma Verde Library Books

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Drop off library books at the front of the school as soon as possible. Many students still have books checked out from this school year. All books must be returned to the library by the end of the school year. Thank you!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. All lost and found items that are not claimed at the end of each quarter will be donated.

2022-2023 School Calendar Information

Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar

Student Starting Date: July 20, 2022 
Student Ending Date: June 2, 2023

Key breaks include:

  • Fall Break: September 26 – October 7, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – November 25, 2022
  • Winter Break: December 19, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • Spring Break: March 20 – March 31, 2023

Contact us at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or 619-420-3940.

Loma Verde CVESD Website: https://lomaverde.cvesd.org/

Principal Mrs. Bree Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – May 23-27, 2022 (Week #37)

“Achieving Excellence for ALL – Juntos Alcanzando Excelencia”

Thank You for Coming!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Child Safety Fair & Bike Rodeo last Saturday. We had over 400 people attend our event! It was so great to be able to connect and be together as a community for the first time in over 2 years! A big shout to the Chula Vista Kiwanis for putting on the special event and providing free helmets, lunch, bike safety, a raffle, and face painting to our families. We are looking forward to the return of more community events in the future. Stay safe and wear a helmet when on a bike or scooter! Please share your pictures with Mrs. Watson through ClassDojo or bree.watson@cvesd.org.

Residency Verification – Begins May 23, 2022

Residency verification will take place online again this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2022/23 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance before the start of school in order for their child’s name to be placed on a class list. If you have moved out of our area and would like to continue at Loma Verde Elementary, you must contact the office to receive a Zone Transfer document. You will be receiving an email that will contain a unique “Snap Code” for each of your children enrolled at Loma Verde and a link to the website where you will be able to update information for your child and upload your residency for the 22/23 school year. You will only receive an email if you have a valid email on file at Loma Verde. If your email has recently changed, or if you do not receive emails from the district, please email or call the office to update your information at 619-420-3940 or lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org. We will begin sending the “Snap Codes” the week of May 23, 2022. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email by May 25, please contact the school office.

Have You Changed Your Address, Email, or Phone Number?

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org in case we need to contact you in an emergency. Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

California Spanish Assessment for 3rd-6th Grade Dual Immersion Students Is This Week!

End-of-year testing began at the end of April. Click here to read the California State testing letter to families from our CVESD Superintendent Dr. Edwardo Reyes. Please make EVERY effort to make sure your child is at school these days. Please do not plan vacations or doctor/dentist appointments during this time. Please remember the following:

  • Ensure your child is well-rested
  • Encourage your child to eat a healthy breakfast
  • To avoid any test irregularities, cell phones must be put away
  • If possible leave iWatches at home

California Spanish Assessment State Testing for Grades 3-6: Please see this parent guide about the assessment that all students in California will be taking. Parent Guide Are you interested in reviewing practice questions with your student? Practice and Training Site

  • 5/23 3rd-6th CSA part 1 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • 5/24 3rd-6th CSA part 2 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • Monday, 5/23-Friday, 5/27 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 5/23 RESIDENCY VERIFICATION FOR 22/23 SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS
  • Monday, 5/23 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 5/24 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/25 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Wednesday, 5/25 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Competition & Party
  • Thursday, 5/26 8:16 3rd & 4th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Meeting (virtual)
  • Thursday, 5/26 6:00 PM Kinder DI Music Performance
  • Friday, 5/27 8:15 5th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 5/27 9:00 Loma Verde Volunteer Breakfast
  • Friday, 5/27 Yearbook Distribution
  • Friday, 5/27 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Monday, 5/30 NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
  • Tuesday, 5/31 2:30 Yearbook Sale After School
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Staff vs. Soccer Team Game
  • Tuesday, 5/31 2:30 Kona Ice for sale after school & Yearbook sale
  • Wednesday, 6/1 Staff vs. 6th-grade Kickball game
  • Thursday, 6/2 8:30 6th Grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTSReport Cards Sent Home
  • Monday, 7/18 3:30-5:30 Back to School Packet Pick-Up & Community Resources Fair
  • Wednesday, 7/20 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (minimum day 1:00 dismissal)
  • Saturday, 7/23 9:00-1:00 CVESD Community Expo
  • Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar
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Return Loma Verde Library Books

Drop off library books at the front of the school as soon as possible. Many students still have books checked out from this school year. Thank you!

CVESD Summer Junior Academy Program

2022 Summer Program – Pre-Registration https://forms.office.com/r/Z3kZSKnqDW
CVESD is collaborating with the YMCA to offer the Junior Academy to our CVESD students. Junior Academy will be offered at 4 school sites. CVESD students do not have to be enrolled at the 4 school sites to attend.

Junior Academy Dates: 6/7-7/1
Junior Academy Hours: 7:30am-4:30pm

Breakfast and lunch are provided for free. Breakfast is served between 7:30am to 8:00am.

THE PROGRAM WILL BE CLOSED ON JUNE 17 & JUNE 20

Breakfast, lunch, and snack will be provided for all students.

Pre-Registration must be completed and submitted by Parent or Legal Guardian.
https://forms.office.com/r/Z3kZSKnqDW

One form per participant. [Program available to families that qualify]

Summer Learning Academy or CVESD Junior Academy, what is the difference? Find out HERE:
https://cvesd-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/ymca_cvesd_org/EU-eLlB-Xj5CpXdY73YhOHAB_qsvUsXMus8ZHJUSNGPI_g?e=tMDgrw

CVESD Junior Academy Flyer – Summer 2022 ENG & SPAN

We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

Reminders:

  • Those with COVID-like symptoms (fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and/or diarrhea) must stay home and get tested.
  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Weekly, On-Site, Covid Testing at Loma Verde

Testing will occur every Tuesday at Loma Verde. If you have consented to testing at a COVID kiosk, it is also giving consent to test at school. To register your child CLICK HERE or with this link: https://school.covidclinic.org.

Updated Vaccination Information

Covid 19 Vaccine Label Transparent Background, Covid, Vaccine, Vaccinated  PNG Transparent Clipart Image and PSD File for Free Download

Children 5 and up can be vaccinated against Covid-19. Please send completed (two doses of Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccination card copies to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to update school vaccination records. Children are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the second Pfizer dose. Children who are fully vaccinated do not need to quarantine after exposure to a positive case IF we have vaccination records on file. Click here for information about where to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. All lost and found items that are not claimed at the end of each quarter will be donated.

School Calendar Information

Click Here for 2021-22-Calendar

Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar

Student Starting Date: July 20, 2022 
Student Ending Date: June 2, 2023

Key breaks include:

  • Fall Break: September 26 – October 7, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – November 25, 2022
  • Winter Break: December 19, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • Spring Break: March 20 – March 31, 2023

Contact us at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or 619-420-3940.

Loma Verde CVESD Website: https://lomaverde.cvesd.org/

Principal Mrs. Bree Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – May 16-20, 2022 (Week #36)

FREE Fun Family Event! Child Safety & Bike Rodeo

Saturday, 5/21 10:00-1:00

State Assessments for 3rd-6th Grade Continues This Week!

End-of-year testing began at the end of April. Click here to read the California State testing letter to families from our CVESD Superintendent Dr. Edwardo Reyes. Please make EVERY effort to make sure your child is at school these days. Please do not plan vacations or doctor/dentist appointments during this time. Please remember the following:

  • Ensure your child is well-rested
  • Encourage your child to eat a healthy breakfast
  • To avoid any test irregularities, cell phones must be put away
  • If possible leave iWatches at home

CAASPP State Testing for Grades 3-6: The California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) is designed to give information to teachers, students, and their families about what students know and are able to do. Please see this parent guide about the assessment that all students in California will be taking. Parent Guide Are you interested in reviewing practice questions with your student? Practice and Training Site

  • 5/16 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/17 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/18 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/19 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/23 3rd-6th CSA part 1 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • 5/24 3rd-6th CSA part 2 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • Tuesday, 5/17 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Tuesday, 5/17 12:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting at ESSC, 84 East J Street, Chula Vista
  • Tuesday, 5/17 3:00 SSC Meeting (virtual)
  • Tuesday, 5/17 6:00 PM Spring Parent Workshop: 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement at Your School 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement_ENGLISH
  • Wednesday, 5/18 3:00 PTO Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/18 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting at ESSC, 84 East J Street, Chula Vista
  • Thursday, 5/19 9:45-10:15 6th Grade Masonic Awards
  • Thursday, 5/19 6:00 PM Black Learners Advisory Committee @ Muraoka Elementary
  • Friday, 5/20 8:15 TK ACE Awards
  • Saturday, 5/21 10:00 AM-1:00 PM Loma Verde Child Safety & Bike Rodeo Event
  • Monday, 5/23-Friday, 5/27 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 5/23 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 5/24 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/25 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Wednesday, 5/25 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Competition & Party
  • Thursday, 5/26 8:16 3rd & 4th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Meeting (virtual)
  • Friday, 5/27 8:15 5th grade ACE Awards
  • Friday, 5/27 9:00 Loma Verde Volunteer Breakfast
  • Friday, 5/27 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Monday, 5/30 NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Yearbooks Distributed
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Staff vs. Soccer Team Game
  • Tuesday, 5/31 2:30 Kona Ice for sale after school & Yearbook sale
  • Wednesday, 6/1 Staff vs. 6th-grade Kickball game
  • Thursday, 6/2 8:30 6th Grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTSReport Cards Sent Home
  • Monday, 7/18 3:30-5:30 Back to School Packet Pick-Up & Community Resources Fair
  • Wednesday, 7/20 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (minimum day 1:00 dismissal)
  • Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar
We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or 619-420-3940 in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Reminders:

  • Those with COVID-like symptoms (fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and/or diarrhea) must stay home and get tested.
  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.

Did you know that May is Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage and History Month?

Happy APIDA Heritage and History Month!

Since the late 1970s, May has been recognized as a month to celebrate APIDA people, heritage, and history. This is a nationwide celebration to amplify the experiences, contributions, and achievements of APIDA communities.

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Weekly, On-Site, Covid Testing at Loma Verde

Testing will occur every Tuesday at Loma Verde. If you have consented to testing at a COVID kiosk, it is also giving consent to test at school. To register your child CLICK HERE or with this link: https://school.covidclinic.org.

Updated Vaccination Information

Covid 19 Vaccine Label Transparent Background, Covid, Vaccine, Vaccinated  PNG Transparent Clipart Image and PSD File for Free Download

Children 5 and up can be vaccinated against Covid-19. Please send completed (two doses of Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccination card copies to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to update school vaccination records. Children are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the second Pfizer dose. Children who are fully vaccinated do not need to quarantine after exposure to a positive case IF we have vaccination records on file. Click here for information about where to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. All lost and found items that are not claimed at the end of each quarter will be donated.

School Calendar Information

Click Here for 2021-22-Calendar

Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar

Student Starting Date: July 20, 2022 
Student Ending Date: June 2, 2023

Key breaks include:

  • Fall Break: September 26 – October 7, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – November 25, 2022
  • Winter Break: December 19, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • Spring Break: March 20 – March 31, 2023

Contact us at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or 619-420-3940.

Loma Verde CVESD Website: https://lomaverde.cvesd.org/

Principal Mrs. Bree Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – May 9-13, 2022 (Week #35)

State & Local Testing Continues This Week!

End-of-year testing began at the end of April. Click here to read the California State testing letter to families from our CVESD Superintendent Dr. Edwardo Reyes. Please make EVERY effort to make sure your child is at school these days. Please do not plan vacations or doctors/dentist appointments during this time. Please remember the following:

  • Ensure your child is well-rested
  • Encourage your child to eat a healthy breakfast
  • To avoid any test irregularities, cell phones must be put away
  • If possible leave iWatches at home

CAASPP State Testing for Grades 3-6: The California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) is designed to give information to teachers, students, and their families about what students know and are able to do. Please see this parent guide about the assessment that all students in California will be taking. Parent Guide Are you interested in reviewing practice questions with your student? Practice and Training Site

  • 5/9 3rd-6th ELA CAT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/10 3rd-6th ELA CAT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/11 3rd-6th ELA PT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/12 3rd-6th ELA PT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/16 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/17 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/18 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/19 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/23 3rd-6th CSA part 1 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • 5/24 3rd-6th CSA part 2 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes

CAASPP Testing Snacks Needed!

CAASPP Testing for 3rd-6th graders is here! 🙈 Let’s support these amazing students by donating snacks to help them be energized and focused during standardized testing! Peace Patrol has volunteered to help collect and organize snack packs for some upper-grade classrooms.

Upper-Grade classes are SO THANKFUL for all the many donations to our Testing Treats! State testing next week is daunting, but knowing our friends and family support us will help us persevere!

We are all full on the previous snacks so now we only need more of the following:
1) Pretzels (available Costco Business)
2) Chocolate Chip Granola Bars (available at Walmart and other superstores etc) NO PEANUT BUTTER, please
3) Cheez-Its (available at National City Walmart SuperCenter and Target)

Since pretzels are hard to find, some classes will get Granola Bars instead.

Bring them tomorrow, Fri May 6th or Monday, May 9th, and Peace Patrol will get them organized for each class.

Thank you so much for supporting our 3rd-6th graders!

  • Monday, 5/9-Friday, 5/13 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 5/10 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Tuesday, 5/10 3:00 SSC Meeting (virtual)
  • Friday, 5/13 8:15 Superintendent Dr. Reyes Visit to Loma Verde
  • FRIDAY, 5/13 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Tuesday, 5/17 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Tuesday, 5/17 12:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (virtual)
  • Tuesday, 5/17 6:00 PM Spring Parent Workshop: 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement at Your School 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement_ENGLISH
  • Wednesday, 5/18 3:00 PTO Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/18 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 5/19 6th Grade Masonic Awards (details coming soon!)
  • Thursday, 5/19 6:00 PM Black Learners Advisory Committee @ Muraoka Elementary
  • Friday, 5/20 8:15 TK ACE Awards
  • Saturday, 5/21 10:00 AM-1:00 PM Loma Verde Child Safety & Bike Rodeo Event
  • Monday, 5/23-Friday, 5/27 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 5/23 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 5/24 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/25 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 8:16 3rd & 4th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Meeting (virtual)
  • Friday, 5/27 8:15 5th grade ACE Awards
  • FRIDAY, 5/27 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Monday, 5/30 NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Yearbooks Distributed
  • Tuesday, 5/31 Staff vs. Soccer Team Game
  • Tuesday, 5/31 2:30 Kona Ice for sale after school & Yearbook sale
  • Wednesday, 6/1 Staff vs. 6th-grade Kickball game
  • Thursday, 6/2 8:30 6th Grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTSReport Cards Sent Home
We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Thank you for your generous donations and gifts to make our Staff Appreciation week so special last week! We felt so loved with the gifts, notes, flowers, and food! Thank you!

Reminders:

  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.

Did you know that May is Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage and History Month?

Happy APIDA Heritage and History Month!

Since the late 1970s, May has been recognized as a month to celebrate APIDA people, heritage, and history. This is a nationwide celebration to amplify the experiences, contributions, and achievements of APIDA communities.

Indoor Masking Update:

Effective March 21, masking is no longer required but is strongly recommended for all students and staff members. However, it should be noted that we are required to continue to follow the SDCOE (San Diego County Office of Education) Decision Tree. We will continue to require masking for students and staff early releasing from isolation (positive cases) days 6 – 10 and students and staff exposed to positive cases in the k-12 setting. Please click here for the most up-to-date decision tree.

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have someone who is known positive in your household, please also keep your child home and notify the office
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Weekly, On-Site, Covid Testing at Loma Verde

Testing will occur every Tuesday at Loma Verde. If you have consented to testing at a COVID kiosk, it is also giving consent to test at school. To register your child CLICK HERE or with this link: https://school.covidclinic.org.

Updated Vaccination Information

Covid 19 Vaccine Label Transparent Background, Covid, Vaccine, Vaccinated  PNG Transparent Clipart Image and PSD File for Free Download

Children 5 and up can be vaccinated against Covid-19. Please send completed (two doses of Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccination card copies to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to update school vaccination records. Children are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the second Pfizer dose. Children who are fully vaccinated do not need to quarantine after exposure to a positive case IF we have vaccination records on file. Click here for information about where to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

B-LAC Black Learners Advisory Council

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or weekly negative COVID test, TB test results, and fingerprint clearance.
  • Before the teacher can approve you to volunteer, you must also view LV Visitor and Volunteer VolunteerPowerPoint2021 and and complete THIS FORM.
  • Volunteers must stay masked while on campus.
  • Volunteers must also complete a LV-volunteer-disaster-information. and submit it to the office. You can also request a paper copy from the office.
  • Please do not come on campus if you are not feeling well.
  • Once these guidelines have been met, the teachers will provide the office with a list of approved volunteers.

LOMA VERDE SPIRIT GEAR IS FOR SALE!

We are selling Loma Verde spirit shirts, zip sweatshirts, and hoodies at school. The t-shirts are $10, green, zip sweatshirts are $28 and the pull-over sweatshirt hoodies are $20. (Cash only at this time.) Students can wear the spirit t-shirts and sweatshirt any day of the week OR the uniform shirt. Order forms can be picked up in the office or click on the tshirt-order-form-2022. Let’s show our school spirit, Wildcats! Please make sure to write your child’s first and last name inside their sweatshirts.

LOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. All lost and found items that are not claimed at the end of each quarter will be donated.

School Calendar Information

Click Here for 2021-22-Calendar

Click Here for 2022-2023 Calendar

Student Starting Date: July 20, 2022 
Student Ending Date: June 2, 2023

Key breaks include:

  • Fall Break: September 26 – October 7, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – November 25, 2022
  • Winter Break: December 19, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • Spring Break: March 20 – March 31, 2023

Contact us at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org or 619-420-3940.

Loma Verde CVESD Website: https://lomaverde.cvesd.org/

Principal Mrs. Bree Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org

Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – May 2-6, 2022 (Week #34)

“Achieving Excellence for ALL – Juntos Alcanzando Excelencia”

Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week May 2-6

  • Monday, 5/2 Write your teacher a note to explain how they have impacted your life this year.
  • Tuesday, 5/3 Send your child to school with a small gift or a special drawing for their teacher!
  • Wednesday, 5/4 Bring or make a flower or two to your teacher!
  • Thursday, 5/5 Be a school helper day! Go above and beyond to do something to help around school today!
  • Friday, 5/6 SPIRIT DAY! Dress up in your teacher’s favorite color or sports team!

Loma Verde 2022 Staff Appreciation Donations Needed!

Hello Loma Verde Families,

Help us celebrate our 65 Loma Verde teachers and support staff during the Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week on May 2-6, 2022. The requested food listed on the survey will be used for various breakfast, lunch, or snacks during the week. If you are able to donate any of the items, please drop them off by the front office between 7:30-4:00 on the dates requested. Click on the link to sign up for one or as many as you want. Store-bought items only, please. Thank you for your generosity to help us celebrate our wonderful Loma Verde Staff! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0449A5AA2CA2FA7-loma

State & Local Testing Continues This Week!

End-of-year testing begins at the end of April. Click here to read the California State testing letter to families from our CVESD Superintendent Dr. Edwardo Reyes. Please make EVERY effort to make sure your child is at school these days. Please do not plan vacations or doctors/dentist appointments during this time. Please remember the following:

  • Ensure your child is well-rested
  • Encourage your child to eat a healthy breakfast
  • To avoid any test irregularities, cell phones must be put away
  • If possible leave iWatches at home

CAASPP State Testing for Grades 3-6: The California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) is designed to give information to teachers, students, and their families about what students know and are able to do. Please see this parent guide about the assessment that all students in California will be taking. Parent Guide Are you interested in reviewing practice questions with your student? Practice and Training Site

  • 5/2 2nd Dual Immersion – iReady math assessment
  • 5/3 TK-2nd SmartAnts reading assessment, K-6 iReady math assessment
  • 5/4 5th CAST science assessment, K-6 SmartyAnts Spanish reading assessment, K/6 iReady math assessment
  • 5/9 3rd-6th ELA CAT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/10 3rd-6th ELA CAT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/11 3rd-6th ELA PT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/12 3rd-6th ELA PT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/16 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/17 3rd-6th Math CAT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/18 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 1
  • 5/19 3rd-6th Math PT CAASPP part 2
  • 5/23 3rd-6th CSA part 1 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • 5/24 3rd-6th CSA part 2 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes

CAASPP Testing Snacks Needed!

CAASPP Testing for 3rd-6th graders is around the corner! 🙈 Let’s support these amazing students by donating snacks to help them be energized and focused during standardized testing! 🥨

Peace Patrol has volunteered to help collect and organize snack packs for some upper-grade classrooms. Since there are 9 classrooms that are in need and there will be 8 days of CAASPP testing, we need A LOT of donations (those with allergies will be given another snack). Here is what we need:

– Individually Packaged Goldfish (410 total)
– Fruit Gummy Snacks (410 total)
– Individually packaged Pretzels (410 total)
– Individually packaged Cheez-Its (410 total)
– Peppermint Puffy Mints (daily treat, so need approximately 1,620… Amazon sells in buckets of 160)

❗️Please consider buying around 30 of one of these items. ❗️That would cover 1 class for 1 day of testing. Feel free to donate more!

When to donate: After School,
Dates to donate: Monday, April 25 to Monday, May 2 (this will give us time to organize for classrooms)

There will be a box for each type of treat at the front of the school after the dismissal bell rings. Look for the Peace Patrollers to see where to drop it off! Thank you for your support for all students!

Peace Patrol Advisor,
Mrs. Navaroli

  • Monday, 5/2-Friday, 5/6 Staff Appreciation Week
  • Tuesday, 5/3 11:00 Superintendent Dr. Reyes Visit to Loma Verde RESCHEDULED TO 5/13
  • Tuesday, 5/3 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Wednesday, 5/4 Preschool Vision & Hearing Screening
  • Thursday, 5/5 Kinder & 1st-grade Zoo Field Trip
  • Monday, 5/9-Friday, 5/13 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 5/10 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Tuesday, 5/10 3:00 SSC Meeting (virtual)
  • Friday, 5/13 8:15 Superintendent Dr. Reyes Visit to Loma Verde
  • FRIDAY, 5/13 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Tuesday, 5/17 Weekly COVID Testing at Loma Verde
  • Tuesday, 5/17 12:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (virtual)
  • Tuesday, 5/17 6:00 PM Spring Parent Workshop: 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement at Your School 3 Strategies to Increase Parent Engagement_ENGLISH
  • Wednesday, 5/18 3:00 PTO Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/18 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 5/19 6th Grade Masonic Awards (details coming soon!)
  • Thursday, 5/19 6:00 PM Black Learners Advisory Committee @ Muraoka Elementary
  • Friday, 5/20 8:15 TK ACE Awards
  • Saturday, 5/21 10:00 AM-1:00 PM Loma Verde Child Safety & Bike Rodeo Event
  • Monday, 5/23-Friday, 5/27 VAPA Week
  • Monday, 5/23 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 5/24 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting (in person)
  • Wednesday, 5/25 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 8:16 3rd & 4th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/26 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Meeting (virtual)
  • Friday, 5/27 8:15 5th grade ACE Awards
  • FRIDAY, 5/27 1:00 Feeding San Diego backpack Food Distribution after school
  • Monday, 5/30 NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
  • Thursday, 6/2 8:30 6th Grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTSReport Cards Sent Home

CONGRATULATIONS!

CONGRATULATIONS to our 6th-grade teacher Rosario Murdoch who received the KyXy 96.5 Tribute to Teachers Program Award on Thursday, 4/28/22 for her dedication and excellence with her students! Congratulations, Mrs. Murdoch! We are so very proud of you!

2022-2023 Online Registration for NEW Students

NEW STUDENT registration is going on now for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022
  • TK students who turn 5 years old between September 2, 2022, and February 2, 2023
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • Transfers are welcome! Please spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

 All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please click.

We offer both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes at Loma Verde. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

April is the Month of the Military Child!

We had a Spirit Day on Friday, April 29th to show our support for all our military-connected students! April is the month of the Military Child. At Loma Verde, we have over 25 military-connected families. We salute them all! We are so grateful for their service and sacrifice. We wore purple last Friday to show our love and support for all our military-connected Wildcats! 

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Reminders:

  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.

Summer Learning Academy

As a year-round school district, CVESD does not provide a traditional summer school experience. However, for the first time in many years, our district will offer a summer learning option called the Summer Learning Academy. This program will have very limited space and is intended to meet the needs of our students needing the highest level of academic and social-emotional support from the district. This may include students that are homeless or foster youth or students who are English Learners or students with disabilities. The Summer Learning Academy is designed to address the needs of our students in need, who may not otherwise get additional support.

Our school will be contacting families who qualify for this program directly to invite them to this Summer Learning Academy, which will not be at Loma Verde Elementary, but rather at another school in our district. Parents will need to provide transportation for their child if they qualify for this program. Please contact the school office directly with questions about this program.

Indoor Masking Update:

Effective March 21, masking is no longer required but is strongly recommended for all students and staff members. However, it should be noted that we are required to continue to follow the SDCOE (San Diego County Office of Education) Decision Tree. We will continue to require masking for students and staff early releasing from isolation (positive cases) days 6 – 10 and students and staff exposed to positive cases in the k-12 setting. Please click here for the most up-to-date decision tree.

COVID-19 Questions and Information:

Update regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) | Humboldt County Office of  Education
  • To report a positive case to us in the office, please email lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org
  • If your child is experiencing any symptoms, please keep them at home and notify the school office at (619) 420-3940.
  • If you have someone who is known positive in your household, please also keep your child home and notify the office
  • If you have a COVID Positive Case in your home and need guidance on isolation/quarantine, please email covtest4@cvesd.org
  • The district’s website, www.cvesd.org, is updated daily to reflect COVID testing hours and locations.
  • Starting 3/21/22 masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students.
  • Independent Study Contracts are available for students who have tested positive or who must isolate/quarantine. Contact the office at lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to discuss the contract.

Weekly, On-Site, Covid Testing at Loma Verde

Testing will occur every Tuesday at Loma Verde. If you have consented to testing at a COVID kiosk, it is also giving consent to test at school. To register your child CLICK HERE or with this link: https://school.covidclinic.org.

Updated Vaccination Information

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Children 5 and up can be vaccinated against Covid-19. Please send completed (two doses of Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccination card copies to lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org to update school vaccination records. Children are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the second Pfizer dose. Children who are fully vaccinated do not need to quarantine after exposure to a positive case IF we have vaccination records on file. Click here for information about where to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

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VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or weekly negative COVID test, TB test results, and fingerprint clearance.
  • Before the teacher can approve you to volunteer, you must also view LV Visitor and Volunteer VolunteerPowerPoint2021 and and complete THIS FORM.
  • Volunteers must stay masked while on campus.