The Wildcat Way – Sept. 20-Oct. 1, 2021

“Achieving Excellence for ALL – Juntos Alcanzando Excelencia”

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the upcoming weeks. 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, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

CVESD Fall Break – No School

September 9/20-10/4, 2021

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Wednesday, 9/15-10/15 National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 
  • Thursday, 9/23 – 4:00-6:00 PM Free Food for Families @ Castle Park Middle School
  • Tuesday,10/5 – Quarter 2 begins (full day for students)
  • Wednesday, 10/6 – 2:30-4:00 PM Math 24 Club
  • Wednesday, 10/6 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 10/7 – Make-Up Picture Day
  • Monday, 10/11  – Indigenous People’s Day
  • 10/11-10/15 VAPA Week
  • Tuesday, 10/12 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting online
  • Tuesday, 10/12 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (Virtual)
  • Tuesday, 10/12 – 6:00 – 8:00 PM Parent Leadership Series Module 3: How to Make Roberts’ Rules Work for You
  • Wednesday, 10/13 – 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Advisory Committee (BAC)
  • Thursday, 10/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 10/20 3:00 PTO Meeting
  • Thursday, 10/21 Great California Shake Out -Earthquake Drill
  • Monday, 10/25-Friday 10/29 Red Ribbon Week
  • Tuesday, 10/26 6:00-8:00 PM Parent Leadership Series: How to Be a “Super” Communicator and Problem Solver
  • Thursday, 10/28 Character Parade
  • Friday, 10/29 Fall Festival CANCELED
  • Tuesday, 11/9 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/10 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/10 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Advisory Committee (BAC)
  • Thursday, 11/11 NO SCHOOL Veteran’s Day Holiday
  • Tuesday, 11/16 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17 – 3:00 PTO Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • 11/22/-11/26 Thanksgiving Break NO SCHOOL

THANK YOU for Participating in the Kids Heart Challenge!

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Our school was part of the Kids Heart Challenge on Friday, September 17th. 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 G 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 $4,246 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.

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Loma Verde Recreation Center Renovation

The Loma Verde Recreation Center will be undergoing a 20 million dollar renovation project beginning September 13, 2021. Part of the parking lot will be fenced off for construction. Please follow the signs and cones and allow extra time for arrival and dismissal. Thank you!

RED RIBBON WEEK

Mark your calendars now for Loma Verde’s Red Ribbon Week. The week, October 25-29, will begin with an all school assembly and include Spirit Days and many other activities throughout the week. The theme this year is “Drug Free Looks Like Me.TM More information will be available soon.

COVID-19 Guidance

Please be sure to click on each link to view protocols followed when considered a close contact.

Quarantine Overview

Decision Tree

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 11:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – Sept. 13-17, 2021 (Week #9)

Hello Loma Verde Families!

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the upcoming weeks. 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, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

Complete 21-22 Residency Verification

EVERY YEAR all families must prove Residency to have their child enrolled in school.

Residency verification takes place online this year. All students in any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. 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 received 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. 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.

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Loma Verde Recreation Center Renovation

The Loma Verde Recreation Center will be undergoing a 20 million dollar renovation project beginning September 13, 2021. Part of the parking lot will be fenced off for construction. Please follow the signs and cones and allow extra time for arrival and dismissal. Thank you!

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Sign Up for The Kids Heart Challenge!

Our school is part of the Kids Heart Challenge with the American Heart Association.  Meet our Heart Heroes this year that will help us fight heart disease and help others! You can register online today! Visit www.heart.org/kidsheartchallenge and search Loma Verde Elementary to join our team and receive the FREE Heart Hero Wristband!  Don’t forget to download the FREE APP called Kids Heart Challenge for iPhone and Android to bring your heart heroes to life, post to social media, and raise donations on the go. Thank you for helping our school and the American Heart Association save lives!  Our Kids Heart Challenge event is September 17.

REMINDER: Do Not Bring Toys, Gadgets, 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.

Mask Policy Update

The Chula Vista Elementary School Board revised the mask policy on August 25th at their Special Board Meeting. The mandate states a properly positioned and correctly fitted mask must be worn at all campuses, including District offices, at all times, regardless of vaccination status. Adults may only remove masks when actively eating or drinking. Masks must be worn if anyone is around, students or staff, vaccinated or not. This includes parents/guardians who may be walking their students onto campus. Students may remove their masks only to play at recess and to eat, both of which should happen outdoors, weather permitting. Masks are required in hallways while traveling to and from the playground and lunch area.

CVESD Fall Break – No School

September 9/20-10/4, 2021

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 9/13-Thursday, 9/16 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal all week)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/17 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 6:00-8:00 PM CVESD Virtual Parent Meeting “How to Have an Effective Meeting”
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15-10/15 National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Spirit Day! Wear your favorite sports team shirt
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 
  • Tuesday,10/5 – Quarter 2 begins (full day for students)
  • Monday, 10/11  – Indigenous People’s Day
  • Tuesday, 10/12 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting online
  • Wednesday, 10/13 – 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Advisory Committee (BAC)

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences continue this week. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences began Thursday, September 9 and end Thursday, September 16.  Remember, during the conference period,  kindergarten 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.

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

  • All staff, students, parents, and visitors must will a wear masks while on campus. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks while eating and drinking, during PE, and recess. Adults may only take off their make while actively eating or drinking.
  • 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. Contact our nurse, Linda Kucinski, for questions at linda.kuciniski@cvesd.org.
  • Children are reminded frequently to wash their hands at school for at least 20 seconds using soap and water. We also have hand sanitizer in each room and in the lunch arbor for students to use.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.

ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Mrs. Ivonne Jimenez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: ivonne.jimenez@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 sport tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or 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.

COVID-19 Guidance

Please be sure to click on each link to view protocols followed when considered a close contact.

Quarantine Overview

Decision Tree

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 11:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

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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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD

Parent Leadership in CVESD

The Chula Vista Elementary School District invites you to their next session in the Parent Leadership Series, “How to Have Effective, Efficient Meetings”, which takes place virtually on Sept. 14 from 6 pm to 8 pm. See the flyer below:parent-leadership-module-2-v2Download

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

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 table 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. 

Returning Computers, Library Books, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families last year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – Sept. 6-10, 2021 (Week #8)

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the upcoming weeks. 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, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

REMINDER: Do Not Bring Toys, Gadgets, 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.

Mask Policy Update

The Chula Vista Elementary School Board revised the mask policy on August 25th at their Special Board Meeting. The mandate states a properly positioned and correctly fitted mask must be worn at all campuses, including District offices, at all times, regardless of vaccination status. Adults may only remove masks when actively eating or drinking. Masks must be worn if anyone is around, students or staff, vaccinated or not. This includes parents/guardians who may be walking their students onto campus. Students may remove their masks only to play at recess and to eat, both of which should happen outdoors, weather permitting. Masks are required in hallways while traveling to and from the playground and lunch area.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 5:00 PM CVESD Special Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/17 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15-10/15 National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Spirit Day! Wear your favorite sports team shirt
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 
  • Tuesday,10/5 – Quarter 2 begins (full day for students)
  • Monday, 10/11  – Indigenous People’s Day
  • Tuesday, 10/12 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting online
  • Wednesday, 10/13 – 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Advisory Committee (BAC)

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences start this week. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences begin Thursday, September 9 and end Thursday, September 16.  Remember, during the conference period,  kindergarten 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!

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Our school is part of the Kids Heart Challenge with the American Heart Association.  Meet our Heart Heroes this year that will help us fight heart disease and help others! You can register online today! Visit www.heart.org/kidsheartchallenge and search Loma Verde Elementary to join our team and receive the FREE Heart Hero Wristband!  Don’t forget to download the FREE APP called Kids Heart Challenge for iPhone and Android to bring your heart heroes to life, post to social media, and raise donations on the go. Thank you for helping our school and the American Heart Association save lives!  Our Kids Heart Challenge event is September 17.

Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting – 9/8 8:15 AM

Our second Coffee with the Principal and English Learner Advisory Committee meeting of the school year will be held in person on Wednesday, September 8th at 8:15 AM. If your child first learned to speak another language in the home, please consider joining this wonderful committee! We will discuss the following items:

  • upcoming parent/teacher conferences
  • role of the ELAC committee
  • elect ELAC officers
  • conduct a needs assessment and discuss goals for the year
  • Family resources and supports
  • school safety

Spanish and English translation will be provided. All are welcome to attend!  We hope you can join us!

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.
  • The bus loop is the drop off area. Please DO NOT make a 2nd drop off lane in the parking lot.
  • Please DO NOT enter the school parking lot through the south entrance. This is EXIT ONLY.
  • NO dogs allowed 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 7:30-7:55 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.
  • Please plan accordingly and arrive a few minutes earlier to avoid traffic.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.
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2021-2022 Family Needs Assessment Survey

2021-2022 Family Needs Assessment Survey: In order to best understand our student’s needs, please complete the following for each child enrolled at Loma Verde. Thank you in advance for your help.

2021-2022 Encuesta de necesidades familiares: Para mejor comprender las necesidades de nuestros estudiantes, por favor complete lo siguiente para cada niño/niña matriculado/a en Loma Verde. Gracias de antemano por su ayuda.

CVESD Equity & Access for Every Child Policy

The Equity and Access for Every Child policy outlines the Board of Education’s expectations of all District
employees. The goal is to ensure every child is successful academically, socially, and emotionally. Learn about CVESD’s Equity Policy here.

Loma Verde 3rd-6th Grade Math Club!

Sign up for our FREE online 3rd-6th grade Math Club with Mr. Hemmingway that meets on Wednesdays from 2:30-4:00. Space is limited, so register early. See the flyer for more details. Click on the link to sign up: https://bit.ly/33zJcYE.

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

  • All staff, students, parents, and visitors must will a wear masks while on campus. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks while eating and drinking, during PE, and recess. Adults may only take off their make while actively eating or drinking.
  • 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. Contact our nurse, Linda Kucinski, for questions at linda.kuciniski@cvesd.org.
  • Children are reminded frequently to wash their hands at school for at least 20 seconds using soap and water. We also have hand sanitizer in each room and in the lunch arbor for students to use.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.

ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Mrs. Ivonne Jimenez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: ivonne.jimenez@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 sport tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or 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.

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 11:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

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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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

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 table 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. 

Returning Computers, Library Books, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families last year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way Aug. `30-Sept. 3, 2021 (Week #7)

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the upcoming weeks. 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, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 8/30 Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off Assemblies
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/2 – 5:30-7:00 PM – CVESD Parent Workshop: Addressing Behavior Meltdowns in 4 Easy Steps (virtual training – see flyer below)
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
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  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/17 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Spirit Day! Wear your favorite sports team shirt
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 
  • Tuesday,10/5 – Quarter 2 begins (full day for students)
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2021-2022 Family Needs Assessment Survey

2021-2022 Family Needs Assessment Survey: In order to best understand our student’s needs, please complete the following for each child enrolled at Loma Verde. Thank you in advance for your help.

https://forms.office.com/r/VDvsiLGV08

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2021-2022 Encuesta de necesidades familiares: Para mejor comprender las necesidades de nuestros estudiantes, por favor complete lo siguiente para cada niño/niña matriculado/a en Loma Verde. Gracias de antemano por su ayuda.

https://forms.office.com/r/VDvsiLGV08

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CVESD Board Strengthens COVID-19 Masking Guidance, Safety Protocols

Please read this update for families and staff carefully. The CVESD Board of Education recently approved a change to the IIPP (Injury and Illness Prevention Program) requiring masks to be worn on all sites within the Chula Vista Elementary School District. Masks must cover the mouth and nose for all staff, students, parents, and visitors on campuses.

The Board approved changes to the Injury and Illness Prevention Program, COVID-19 Prevention Plan, and District Guidance to Staff, Students, Parents/Guardians, and community regarding COVID-19. Below are the changes that were approved by the Board on Wednesday, August 25th: 

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 The Chula Vista Elementary School District will mandate properly positioned and correctly fitted masks to be worn on District campuses at all times, regardless of vaccination status. Adults may only remove masks when actively eating or drinking. Students may remove their masks only to play at recess and to eat, both of which should happen outdoors. Masks are required in hallways while traveling to and from the playground and lunch area. 

• The Chula Vista Elementary School District will form a District-level Safety Committee, with representation from certificated, classified, and non-represented employees, as well as parents, to advise on the creation and implementation of COVID-19 safety measures, and to oversee site-level committees. All school sites will create a Site Safety Committee, with representation from certificated, classified, and non-represented employees, as well as parents, to address site-specific safety concerns and help implement District safety measures. 

• The Chula Vista Elementary School District will publish a weekly COVID-19 update with simple, bulleted information, including current District case numbers (including the last reporting date for those numbers) as well as any changes made in COVID-19 guidelines that week. It will be sent directly to stakeholders including, but not limited to, staff and parents/guardians via email and School Messenger and published on the District website in an easily accessible location. 

CVESD’s Early Childhood Education Department is offering a Free Virtual Training for Preschool & TK Parents

The Kids Heart Challenge is Coming!

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Our school is part of the Kids Heart Challenge with the American Heart Association.  Meet our Heart Heroes this year that will help us fight heart disease and help others! You can register online today! Visit www.heart.org/kidsheartchallenge and search Loma Verde Elementary to join our team and receive the FREE Heart Hero Wristband!  Don’t forget to download the FREE APP called Kids Heart Challenge for iPhone and Android to bring your heart heroes to life, post to social media, and raise donations on the go. Thank you for helping our school and the American Heart Association save lives!  Our Kids Heart Challenge event is September 17.

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.
  • The bus loop is the drop off area. Please DO NOT make a 2nd drop off lane in the parking lot.
  • Please DO NOT enter the school parking lot through the south entrance. This is EXIT ONLY.
  • NO dogs allowed 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 7:30-7:55 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.
  • Please plan accordingly and arrive a few minutes earlier to avoid traffic.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Parent Teacher Conferences

It is hard to believe that our Parent-Teacher Conferences are in just a few weeks. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences begin Thursday, September 9 and end Thursday, September 16.  Remember, during the conference period,  kindergarten 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.

September is National Preparedness Month!

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Loma Verde 3rd-6th Grade Math Club!

Sign up for our FREE online 3rd-6th grade Math Club with Mr. Hemmingway that meets on Wednesdays from 2:30-4:00. Space is limited, so register early. See the flyer for more details. Click on the link to sign up: https://bit.ly/33zJcYE.

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

  • All staff, students, parents, and visitors must will a wear masks while on campus. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks while eating and drinking, during PE, and recess. Adults may only take off their make while actively eating or drinking.
  • 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. Contact our nurse, Linda Kucinski, for questions at linda.kuciniski@cvesd.org.
  • Children are reminded frequently to wash their hands at school for at least 20 seconds using soap and water. We also have hand sanitizer in each room and in the lunch arbor for students to use.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.

ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Mrs. Ivonne Jimenez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: ivonne.jimenez@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 sport tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or 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.

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 11:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

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Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

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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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD. Our next meeting is Thursday, September 2 at 3:00 PM.

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

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 table 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. 

Returning Computers, Library Books, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families last year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

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

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Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way August `23-27, 2021 (Week #6)

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the upcoming weeks. 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, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

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.
  • The bus loop is the drop off area. Please DO NOT make a 2nd drop off lane in the parking lot.
  • Please DO NOT enter the school parking lot through the south entrance. This is EXIT ONLY.
  • NO dogs allowed 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 7:30-7:55 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.
  • Please plan accordingly and arrive a few minutes earlier to avoid traffic.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Tuesday, 8/24 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (Virtual)
  • Tuesday, 8/24 – 3:00 PM – SSC Meeting (Virtual)
  • Wednesday, 8/25 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club for 3rd-6th Graders
  • Wednesday, 8/25 – 5:00 PM – CVESD Special Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day (Wear school uniform)
  • Thursday, 8/26 – 4:00-6:00 FREE Food Distribution at Castle Park Middle School (see flyer below)
  • Thursday, 8/26 – 6:00 CVESD B-LAC Meeting
  • Friday, 8/27 – 12:45-1:45 Spirit Shirt & Hoodie Sale in front of school
  • Monday, 8/30 – Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/17 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

Loma Verde 3rd-6th Grade Math Club!

Sign up for our FREE online 3rd-6th grade Math Club with Mr. Hemmingway that meets on Wednesdays from 2:30-4:00. Space is limited, so register early. See the flyer for more details. Click on the link to sign up: https://bit.ly/33zJcYE.

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One way to help your child succeed in school is to read to and with them every day. Did you know it’s important to read to your children all the way through elementary school?   Here’s a great article that explains why. 

SPIRIT GEAR FOR SALE

We will have our Loma Verde spirit gear for sale at a table in the from of the school on Friday, August 27 from 12:45-1:45. T-shirts are $10 and sweatshirt hoodies are $20. (Cash only at this time.) Students can wear the new t-shirt and sweatshirt any day of the week OR the uniform shirt.  Order forms can be picked up in the office to preorder shirts. Let’s show our school spirit, Wildcats! 

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.

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 upcoming year is available below and in the office.

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Picture Day is Thursday, August 26

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 23 with prices and details.

CVESD Black Learners Advisory Council (B-LAC)

Would you like to help create a strategic plan to support Black students, staff, and families within the Chula Vista Elementary School District? CVESD BLAC Meeting August and October 2021 Attend the monthly BLAC council meetings.

~Virtual Meeting~
Thursday, August 26, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.
Register in advance to attend the meeting. Link to Register – after registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing the link to join the meeting.
http://https//us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqfuuppz0oHtM3qseN-3x4Xmvg1QCwL6wa

Parent Teacher Conferences

It is hard to believe that our Parent-Teacher Conferences are in just a few weeks. Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule. Conferences begin Thursday, September 9 and end Thursday, September 16.  Remember, during the conference period,  kindergarten 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.

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

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  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • 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. Contact our nurse, Linda Kucinski, for questions at linda.kuciniski@cvesd.org.
  • Children are reminded frequently to wash their hands at school for at least 20 seconds using soap and water. We also have hand sanitizer in each room and in the lunch arbor for students to use.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.

School Site Council

SITE COUNCIL (SSC) is comprised of 5 elected parent/community representatives and 4 elected staff representatives.  Our five parent/community member representatives are: Scott Anderson, Robert Hemingway, Jazmin Cardona, Aida Mora, and Karen Lopez. The four staff elected representatives are: Salome Rincon, Jessica Sadler, Ryanna Navaroli, and Ivonne Jimenez. The role of the SSC is to develop, approve and monitor the Single Plan for Student Achievement, and the school’s budget. Regular meetings take place on Tuesdays (once a month) beginning at 3:00 pm. All parents and staff are welcome to attend. Our next meeting is Tuesday, August 24 at 3:00 PM on Zoom. Please contact elsa.estrada@cvesd.org for information on accessing the meeting online.

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ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Mrs. Ivonne Jimenez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: ivonne.jimenez@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 sport tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or 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.

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 11:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

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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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD.

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

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 table 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. 

Returning Computers, Library Books, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families last year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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PLEASE VOTE FOR SSC PARENT REPRESENTATIVE TODAY

PLEASE VOTE FOR SSC PARENT REPRESENTATIVE TODAY

https://forms.office.com/r/dshYM0MjuL

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 ONE candidate. The person with the most votes will be our parent representative.

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

Vote por UN candidato. La persona con más votos será nuestro representante de padres.

The Wildcat Way August `16-20, 2021 (Week #5)

WILDCAT TRAITS

Our Loma Verde Wildcats have been learning what it means to be a Wildcat 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!

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
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  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • 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. Contact our nurse, Linda Kucinski, for questions at linda.kuciniski@cvesd.org.
  • Please send a water bottle with your child. Water bottles can be filled at the classroom sink. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 8/16 – Friday, 8/20 – VAPA Week #2
  • Wednesday, 8/18 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting (in person – outdoor lunch arbor)
  • Wednesday, 8/24 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/24 3:00 PM – SSC Meeting (Virtual)
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day
  • Monday, 8/30 – 8:00 AM Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/16 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

ATTENDANCE REMINDERS

  • If your student is going to be absent, please contact our school Health Attendance Specialist Mrs. Ivonne Jimenez @ 619-420-3940 ext. 370110 or via email: ivonne.jimenez@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 sport tournament, the district requires a note from the organization or 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.

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 8:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.

Your Input is Needed!

Please complete the Loma Verde Elementary School Parent Involvement Survey to help us better plan for the 2021-2022 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. https://forms.office.com/r/AcvvpTNR7H

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WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

School Site Council is still 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 at the end of this week.  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. ­

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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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD.

Our next general PTO meeting is Wednesday, August 18 at 3:00 PM in the lunch arbor. Everyone is welcome!

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

Substitutes Wanted!

Loma Verde is looking for substitute teachers.  Great Pay!  Great Place to Work!  For more information click here.

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 table 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. 

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way August 9-13, 2021 (Week #4)

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Are You Receiving Emails From School and Our District?

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Hello Families! Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the coming week. Please contact the school office lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org if you are not getting the School Messenger emails and texts. We also recommend you “Follow Our Blog” by entering in your email in the field to the right of this information if you are viewing on a computer or at the bottom of the blog if you viewing it on a phone. This way, you will receive automatic updates as they are released. The weekly blog will be sent out at the beginning of each week through CVESD School Messenger, ClassDojo, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

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

Please join us on Wednesday, August 11 at 8:15 AM in the outdoor lunch area for our English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)/Coffee with the Principal meeting to discuss Covid-19 safety and parent participation at school.

Seneca High School - 2020 Virtual Curriculum Night

Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night

Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night will be held virtually this year for 1st-6th grade and in-person for TK-kinder families. You will receive a link from your child’s teacher to join the 1st-6th grade event on Thursday, August 12, 6:00-6:40 or 6:45-7:25 PM. Each teacher will present twice, and will record the session. If you miss the session, it will be shared with you on the classroom ClassDojo.

Kinder will meet in person in the outdoor lunch area on Thursday, August 12 from 6:00-6:40 PM and TK will meet in person on Friday, August 13 at 11:20-11:45 AM in the classroom. More details will be sent out to kinder and TK parents.

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures.

The upper body of a healthy girl wearing a mask - Stock Illustration  [64712614] - PIXTA
  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • As of now, parent volunteers are not allowed on campus
  • 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. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name!

Your Input is Needed!

Please complete the Loma Verde Elementary School Parent Involvement Survey to help us better plan for the 2021-2022 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. https://forms.office.com/r/AcvvpTNR7H

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WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

School Site Council is still 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 at the end of this week.  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. ­

GetInvolved_horizontal_C.png

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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Visitors may come on campus for limited purposes now. We ask that visitors only come to campus if absolutely necessary. Please do not linger on campus, wear a mask, and keep a safe distance from others.

  • Tuesday, 8/10 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting (virtual) Postponed until 8/24/21 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 8:15-9:15 Coffee with the Principal/ELAC Meeting in lunch arbor
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting (virtual and in person)
  • Thursday, 8/12 – Kinder-6th Grade Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night (Kinder in-person at the outdoor lunch arbor, 1st-6th grade will be virtual) Session #1 6:00-6:40, Session #2 6:45-7:25 PM
  • Friday, 8/13 – TK 11:20-11:40 AM Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Information room 602
  • Monday, 8/16 – Friday, 8/20 – VAPA Week #2
  • Wednesday, 8/18 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting (in person – outdoor lunch arbor)
  • Wednesday, 8/24 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/24 3:00 PM – SSC Meeting (Virtual)
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day
  • Monday, 8/30 – 8:00 AM Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/16 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS ~ UPDATED

  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, 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.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • 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.

Substitutes Wanted!

Loma Verde is looking for substitute teachers.  Great Pay!  Great Place to Work!  For more information click here.

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

Please note that the lost and found table 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.
 
How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 8:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST


UPDATED COVID 19 FLOWCHART

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way August 2-6, 2021 (Week #3)

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Are You Receiving Emails From School and Our District?

Blog - Engaging Leadership

Hello Families! Our goal is to inform families of school events and provide important announcements for the coming week. Please contact the school office lomaverdeschool@cvesd.org if you are not getting the School Messenger emails and texts. We also recommend you “Follow Our Blog” by entering in your email in the field to the right of this information if you are viewing on a computer or at the bottom of the blog if you viewing it on a phone. This way, you will receive automatic updates as they are released. The weekly blog will be sent out at the beginning of each week through CVESD School Messenger, ClassDojo, and Loma Verde’s Facebook page.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

Your Input is Needed!

Please complete the Loma Verde Elementary School Parent Involvement Survey to help us better plan for the 2021-2022 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. https://forms.office.com/r/AcvvpTNR7H

We want to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures. Please view the Loma Verde Parent-Student-Handbook for important information about our school and the CVESD Safe Return to School Parent Playbook  & CVESD Safe Return to school Parent Playbook-SPANISH for current COVID-19 Safety Information. There is also more information on the safe reopening of school on the CVESD website.

The upper body of a healthy girl wearing a mask - Stock Illustration  [64712614] - PIXTA
  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • As of now, parent volunteers are not allowed on campus
  • 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. Drinking fountains are now open on the blacktop by the 300 and 400 buildings.
  • 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 7:30-7:55 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.
  • 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.
  • Parent may come onto campus to drop off their child in the morning between 7:30-7:55 AM and from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Per CVESD guidelines, please say good-bye quickly to your child at the gate, classroom, or blacktop classroom line and exit immediately after dropping off your child. Parents are NOT allowed in buildings at this time. Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. We recommend that you wear a mask if you are unvaccinated. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.
  • For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.
How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test? - Main Street Family Care

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free testing at the Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

To find another testing location near you, please visit:  Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

El Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista está ofreciendo pruebas gratuitas en las Oficinas Centrales, 84 East J Street Chula Vista CA 91910:

  • Lunes a jueves 8:00 AM a 4:00 PM
  • Viernes 8:00 AM a 3:00 PM

Para encontrar otro centro de pruebas cerca de usted visite: Testing (sandiegocounty.gov) OR https://bit.ly/SDCOUNTYC19TEST

Seneca High School - 2020 Virtual Curriculum Night

Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night will be held virtually this year for 1st-6th grade and in-person for TK-kinder families. You will receive a link from your child’s teacher to join the 1st-6th grade event on Thursday, August 12, 6:00-6:40 or 6:45-7:25 PM. Each teacher will present twice, and will record the session. If you miss the session, it will be shared with you on the classroom ClassDojo.

Kinder will meet in person in the outdoor lunch area on Thursday, August 12 from 6:00-6:40 PM and TK will meet in person on Friday, August 13 at 11:20-11:45 AM in the classroom. More details will be sent out to kinder and TK parents.

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 4-6, 2021.  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 ­­­­­­­­­­­­Tuesday, August 3, 2021.

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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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 8/2 – Friday, 8/6 – VAPA Week #1
  • Wednesday, 8/4 – Friday, 8/6 – SSC Elections (virtual)
  • Tuesday, 8/10 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting (virtual)
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 8:15-9:15 ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting (virtual and in person)
  • Thursday, 8/12 – Kinder-6th Grade Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night (Kinder in-person at the outdoor lunch arbor, 1st-6th grade will be virtual) Session #1 6:00-6:40, Session #2 6:45-7:25 PM
  • Friday, 8/13 – TK 11:20-11:40 AM Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Information room 602
  • Monday, 8/16 – Friday, 8/20 – VAPA Week #2
  • Wednesday, 8/18 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting (in person – outdoor lunch arbor)
  • Wednesday, 8/24 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day
  • Monday, 8/30 – 8:00 AM Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM ELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/16 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way July 26-30, 2021 (Week #2)

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, and Twitter.  Thank you for reading the weekly blog.

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THANK YOU

Thank you for a wonderful first week of school, Loma Verde Wildcats!  It was so great to welcome back our Wildcats for the 2021-2022 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 preparing for an amazing year of learning.

We wanted to share a few important reminders:

You may have many questions regarding current school procedures. Please view the Loma Verde Parent-Student-Handbook for important information about our school and the CVESD Safe Return to School Parent Playbook  & CVESD Safe Return to school Parent Playbook-SPANISH for current Covid-19 Safety Information. There is also more information on the safe reopening of school on the CVESD website.

The upper body of a healthy girl wearing a mask - Stock Illustration  [64712614] - PIXTA
  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety. Please note that scarves and gaiters are not a substitute for masks.
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • As of now, parent volunteers are not allowed on campus
  • 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.
  • 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. Per CVESD guidelines, please say good-bye quickly to your child at the gate and exit immediately after dropping off your child. Instruction begins at 8:00 every day. Your child will be considered tardy if they are not on campus by 8:00 AM.
  • 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.
  • Parent may come onto campus from 2:30-2:45 PM (1:00-1:15 minimum days) to pick up their child(ren). Parents are NOT allowed in buildings at this time. Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. We recommend that you wear a mask if you are unvaccinated. 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 2021-2022 school year. It will take approximately 4 minutes to complete. https://forms.office.com/r/AcvvpTNR7H

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 2-6, 2021.  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 ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Thursday, July 29, 20121.

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Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

Our 1st PTO meeting of the school year is Wednesday, July 28 at 3:00 PM at the outside lunch arbor. 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 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 7/26 – 6:00 PM – Special CVESD Board of Education Meeting (in-person & virtual https://www.cvesd.org/)
  • Wednesday, 7/28 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting (lunch arbor)
  • Thursday, 8/5 – 6:00 PM Preschool-6th Grade Curriculum Night
  • Monday, 8/2 – Friday, 8/6 – SSC Elections (virtual)
  • Monday, 8/2 – Friday, 8/6 – VAPA Week #1
  • Tuesday, 8/10 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 8:15-9:15 ELAC Meeting (in person – MPR room)
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 8/16 – Friday, 8/20 – VAPA Week #2
  • Wednesday, 8/18 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/24 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day
  • Monday, 8/30 – 8:00 AM Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM ELAC Meeting (in person – MPR room)
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/16 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

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.

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 upcoming year is available below and also available in the office.

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Residency Verification

EVERY YEAR all families must prove Residency in order to have a student placed on a class list.

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. 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 received 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. 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.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student

Kindergarten and NEW student registration has a NEW online system for this school year. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Returning Computers, Library Book, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families this year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

Please return all district-loaned devices to the school.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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Important Information About Changes to Our Dismissal Procedures

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New Dismissal Procedure:

Parents/caregivers CAN pick up their children on campus and outside the classroom at the end of the day. (2:30 PM Monday-Thursday, 1:00 PM Fridays and minimum days)

Parents are NOT allowed in buildings at this time. Please pick up your child outside the classroom and leave campus promptly. We recommend that you wear a mask if you are unvaccinated. Gates will be locked at 2:45 PM and 1:15 PM on minimum days.

See you tomorrow for a smoother dismissal transition. Thank you for your flexibility and understanding. We are trying to keep everyone safe during this pandemic!

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Nuevo procedimiento de final del dia:

Los padres / cuidadores PUEDEN recoger a sus hijos después de la escuela en el salón de clases al final del día. (2:30 lunes a jueves, 1:00 viernes y días mínimos)

Los padres NO están permitidos en los edificios en este momento. Por favor, recoja a su hijo/a fuera del salón de clases y salga de la escuela lo antes posible. Le recomendamos que use una máscara si no está vacunado. Las puertas se cerrarán a las 2:45 PM y a las 1:15 PM en días mínimos.

Nos vemos mañana para una transición de despida más fluida. Gracias por su flexibilidad y comprensión. ¡Estamos tratando de mantener a todos sanos durante esta pandemia!

The Wildcat Way July 18, 2021

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Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year, Loma Verde families!

Loma Verde staff and I cannot wait to welcome you back for the new school year! The first day of school is Wednesday, July 21, and will be a minimum day.  All of our students are welcome back on campus! We are continuing to receive daily updated safety guidelines to ensure that everyone is safe upon our return. Procedures and protocols will be in place beginning the first day. We have improve our campus to prepare for all staff and student to be back in-person at Loma Verde Elementary.  All the classrooms have been cleaned, disinfected, and repairs have been made. It is going to be a great school year with amazing learning!

Back to School Packet Pick up

Monday, July 19 – Packet Pick-up from 3:00 – 5:00 pm. Come find out who your child’s teacher is, receive your back to school packet, sign up for clubs, and find out about community resources.  Reminder: Everyone must wear a mask. Please note that if you have not completed Residency Verification then your child will not be assigned to a classroom.

  • Find out who is your child’s teacher and room number
  • Receive important school information
  • Buy new Loma Verde spirit wear
  • Sign up for PTO
  • Learn more about our after school clubs
  • Learn about our English Language Advisory Committee Association
  • Sign up for parenting classes

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The first day of school is Wednesday, July 21 at 8:00 a.m., and is a minimum day with 1:00 dismissal. Students report directly to their classroom on the first day and to their classroom line on blacktop beginning the second day. Preschool through kindergarten parents may walk their child to class on the first day and leave campus immediately following dropping off your child.

You may have many questions regarding procedures when we come back. Please view the Loma Verde Parent-Student-Handbook for important information about our school and the CVESD Safe Return to School Parent Playbook for current Covid-19 Safety Information. There is also more information on the safe reopening of school on the CVESD website.

  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • As of now, parent volunteers are not allowed on campus
Watch this video from our Assistant Superintendent, Dr. Tessier, about retuning to school safely.

Important Information:

  • YMCA STRETCH before and after school program has no more space available, but you may apply for the wait-list. Click here for the application.
  • Please screen your child for Covid-19 symptoms each day before school.
  • Students and staff are required to wear masks when indoors and may remove masks outdoors. Teach your child to place their mask either under chin, on wrist, or in pocket when not in use. If you choose to use a mask lanyard, please ensure that it has a breakaway feature for safety.
  • 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.
  • We are not currently using water fountains. Please send a labeled water bottle with your child.
  • Please call or email us with any questions, and we look forward to seeing you soon!
  • Follow our blog to receive updates!

Virtual Town Hall with Dr. Escobedo

Click below to access the English Virtual Town Hall meeting video or Spanish Town Hall meeting from Thursday, July 15, 2021.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
  • Monday, 7/19 3:00-5:00 Back to School Packet Pick-up
  • Wednesday, July 21 8:00-1:00 First Day of the School Year – Minimum Day. Click on the calendar below to see the 2021-2022 school calendar. Please be sure to plan vacations during school breaks.
  • Thursday, 7/22 – Minimum Day for all Kindergarten Students; full day for grades 1-6 (dismissal at 2:30 PM)
  • Friday, 7/23  – Minimum Day for all K-6 students (dismissal at 1:00 PM for grades K-6)
  • Wednesday, 728 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting
  • Thursday, 8/5 – 6:00 PM Preschool-6th Grade Curriculum Night
  • Monday, 8/2 – Friday, 8/6 – SSC Elections (virtual)
  • Monday, 8/2 – Friday, 8/6 – VAPA Week #1
  • Tuesday, 8/10 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 8:15-9:15 ELAC Meeting (in person – MPR room)
  • Wednesday, 8/11 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Monday, 8/16 – Friday, 8/20 – VAPA Week #2
  • Wednesday, 8/18 – 3:00 PM PTO General Meeting
  • Wednesday, 8/24 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Thursday, 8/26 – Loma Verde Picture Day
  • Monday, 8/30 – 8:00 AM Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off
  • Monday, 8/30 – Friday, 9/3 – VAPA Week #3
  • Thursday, 9/2 -3:00 PM  PTO General Meeting
  • Monday, 9/6 – NO SCHOOL, Labor Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, 9/8 – 8:15 AM ELAC Meeting (in person – MPR room)
  • Thursday, 9/9-Thursday, 9/16 Parent/Teacher Conferences (minimum days, 1:00 dismissal)
  • Monday, 9/13 – Friday, 9/16 – VAPA Week #4
  • Tuesday, 9/14 – 3:00 PM SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 9/15 – 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • Friday, 9/17 – Kid’s Heart Challenge School-wide Event 
  • Friday, 9/17 – Last Day of 1st Quarter 
  • Monday, 9/20 – 10/4 – NO SCHOOL – Fall Break 

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 Single Plan for Student Achievement, please consider getting involved.  Please let Principal Mrs. Watson (bree.watson@cvesd.org) know if you would like to get involved. Our PTO is also looking for parent leaders, please 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, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you!

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.

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.

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: Males and Females

  • 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)

Residency Verification

EVERY YEAR all families must prove Residency in order to have a student placed on a class list.

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. 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 received 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. 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.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student

Kindergarten and NEW student registration has a NEW online system for this school year. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Returning Computers, Library Book, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families this year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

Please return all district-loaned devices to the school.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way July 11, 2021

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Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year!

The Loma Verde staff and I cannot wait to welcome you back for the new school year! The first day of school is Wednesday, July 21, and will be a minimum day.  All of our students are welcome back on campus! We are continuing to receive daily updated safety guidelines to ensure that everyone is safe upon our return. Procedures and protocols will be in place beginning the first day. More detailed information will be sent out in the next week. We are also continuing to improve our campus to prepare for all staff and student to be back in-person at Loma Verde Elementary.  All the classrooms have been cleaned, disinfected, and repairs have been made. It is going to be a great school year with amazing learning!

You may have many questions regarding procedures when we come back. Please know that we are waiting on an update from the CDPH on Tuesday, July 13, regarding COVID safety requirements. As of now, here is what we know.

  • All staff and students will wear masks while indoors
  • Students may take off masks during lunch and recess
  • Students may take off masks during outside instruction or activities
  • As of now, parent volunteers are not allowed on campus
  • You will receive notification as to which teacher your child has on Monday, July 19 at our Packet Pick-up from 3:00-5:00 PM

As we receive more information, we will keep you updated. Thank you for your understanding and patience as we bring all of our Loma Verde Elementary Wildcats back on campus safely.

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

Join us to hear more about preparations for the new school year, the 2021-22 academic year. Please attend the Virtual Town Hall on Thursday, July 15 at 6:00 p.m. with Superintendent Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D. 

Join in English: https://bit.ly/3dXMUjs

Join in Spanish: https://bit.ly/

Packet Pickup - Berlin High School

Monday, July 19 – Packet Pick-up from 3:00 – 5:00 pm. Come find out who your child’s teacher is, receive your back to school packet, sign up for clubs, and find out about community resources.  Reminder: Everyone must wear a mask. Please note that if you have not completed Residency Verification then your child will not be assigned to a classroom.

  • Find out who is your child’s teacher
  • Receive important school information
  • Buy new Loma Verde spirit wear
  • Sign up for PTO
  • Learn more about our after school clubs
  • Learn about our English Language Advisory Committee Association
  • Sign up for parenting classes
  • Free popsicles!
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Wednesday, July 21 at 8:00 AM is the First Day of School for students for preschoolers through 6th grade. It is a Minimum Day (Dismissal is 1:00 pm).   As a reminder, the parking lot is busy in the morning so give yourself plenty of time! More details for our ingress and egress will be given out next week.

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.

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 waiver form this upcoming year will be electronic.

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: Males and Females

  • 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)

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Thursday, 7/12-7/16 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde School Office Open

Thursday, 7/16 6:00 Virtual Town Hall with Superintendent Dr. Escobedo

Monday, 7/19 3:00-5:00 Back to School Packet Pick-up

Wednesday, July 21 8:00-1:00 First Day of the School Year – Minimum Day. Click on the calendar below to see the 2021-2022 school calendar. Please be sure to plan vacations during school breaks.

Residency Verification

EVERY YEAR all families must prove Residency in order to have a student placed on a class list.

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. 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 received 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. 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.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student

Kindergarten and NEW student registration has a NEW online system for this school year. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Returning Computers, Library Book, & WiFi Hot Spots

If you did not yet return a school laptop, computer charger, library book, and wifi hot spot devices that were checked out by families this year, please do so. If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device.

Please return all district-loaned devices to the school.

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – June 14, 2021 (Week #38)

It’s the Last Week of School!

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 6/14 – 1:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (Preschool & 6th grade students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Tuesday, 6/15 Last Day of School (Distance Learning – minimum day)

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Tuesday, 6/15 – 8:30-9:30 AM 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

Tuesday, 6/15 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 3rd grade DI picnic on the Loma lawn (Ms. Lee’s & Mrs. Josa’s classes)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 11:00-5:00 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Tuesday, 6/15 3:00 SSC Special Meeting

Wednesday, 6/16 – 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

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June 16 – July 20 – The Loma Verde Staff wishes everyone a safe and fun Summer Break! ALL children need to READ during vacation! The public library is a great source for books.

Thursday, 6/17-Friday, 6/18 8:00-3:30 In-Person Residency Verification

Wednesday, 6/23-7/7 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer

Thursday, 7/12-7/16 Loma Verde School Office Open 8:00-3:30

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 – First Day of the School Year – Minimum Day. Click on the calendar below to see the 2021-2022 school calendar. Please be sure to plan vacations during school breaks.

In-Person Residency Verification help will be available Thursday, June 17 from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm and Friday, June 18 from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm at the school office. EVERY YEAR all families must prove Residency in order to have a student placed on a class list.

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. We began sending the “Snap Codes” the week of June 1st. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email by June 11th, please contact the school office.

Return All Computer Devices & WIFI Hotspots on Loan

Please return all district-loaned devices and WIFI hotspots

We will be collecting all school laptop computers that were checked out by families on the dates below. Please bring the computers and chargers to the front of the school where we will have staff ready to accept them and record that the computer or wifi hot spot device was returned.

June 14th 1:00 – 3:30 PM (Preschool & 6th graders)

June 15th 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM (All students)

June 16th 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (All students)

  • If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device. You may also contact the school office if the computer or WIFI hot spot device was lost or destroyed to set up a payment plan to replace the device.  Prices for lost/damaged devices range from $200-$500 (depending on the model) and charging cables are $15. Checks can be made payable to Chula Vista Elementary School District.
  • If you would like to return your device earlier (because you have your own computer and no longer need a district device), please contact the school office to arrange an earlier drop-off date and time.
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Return Loma Verde Library Books

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

STRETCH Registration for 21-22

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Registration for the STRETCH Before and After School Program for the 2021-22 school year is here. Any family interested in STRETCH for 2021-2022 must fill out an application (even if you are currently enrolled in STRETCH or on the waiting list). Here are the important details, regarding the enrollment process:

June 1st – STRETCH applications will become available via link: http://bit.ly/STRETCH_Application21-22

June 1st-June 18th – STRETCH applications will be accepted for the enrollment process.

*Applications received before or after these dates will not be eligible for initial consideration.
*Applications must be submitted via link by a parent/guardian.
*Parents will receive a waiver form to complete the enrollment when the application is reviewed and your child is selected to the program.
*Submitting an application DOES NOT guarantee enrollment!

Starting June 21st- July 2, 2021, All STRETCH applications will be reviewed by STRETCH staff and school personnel. Each STRETCH program has a maximum number of students that they are able to serve. Students will be enrolled based on the rating system detailed below, first come first serve basis, and up to the capacity for each school’s program. If the program receives more applications than spaces available, first priority for participation will be given to applications with the most points. Once the STRETCH program has reached its capacity, students not accepted for participation will be placed on a waitlist, in the same order of priority, and will be accepted as space becomes available.

*Student with one parent/guardian currently active duty military or on military deployment. 1 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend 5 days a week and for the full duration of the program. 2 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend half the program time, 5 days a week. 1 Point

After June 18th, 2021 – STRETCH applications received after the end of the enrollment period will be added to the waiting list.

July 6th, 2021- July 9th, 2021 Families selected in the STRETCH program for the 2021-2022 school year will be contacted by YMCA staff members via phone/email.

If you have any further questions, please contact Giselle Kelly, at gkelly@ymcasd.org

6th Grade Promotion Information

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The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 15 at 8:30-9:30 A.M.  Details were sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

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 in case we need to contact you in an emergency.
  • If you are NOT receiving weekly school emails with our school blog information on Sundays, please contact the office to verify your email and phone number.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon a possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

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2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

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

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Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

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The Wildcat Way – June 7-11, 2021 (Week #37)

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Hello Loma Verde families!

We are almost done with the 2020-2021 school year! The last day for hybrid instruction is Tuesday, June 15. It is a DISTANCE LEARNING DAY FOR ALL STUDENTS.

Residency Verification – June 1-15, 2021

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. We will begin sending the “Snap Codes” the week of June 1st. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email by June 11th, please contact the school office.

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Return Loma Verde Library Books

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

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Tuesday, 6/1-Tuesday, 6/15 Residency Verification for 2021-2022

Tuesday, 6/8 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Tuesday, 6/8 – 3:00 SSC Meeting LV_SSC_Agenda_6-8-21 LV SSC_Minutes_5-26-21

Thursday, 6/10 – 3:00 Dinosaur School Father’s Day Craft Event (see flyer below)

Thursday, 6/10 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Monday, 6/14 – 1:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (Preschool & 6th grade students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Tuesday, 6/15 Last Day of School (Distance Learning – minimum day)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 8:30-9:30 AM 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

Tuesday, 6/15 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 3rd grade DI picnic on the Loma lawn (Ms. Lee’s & Mrs. Josa’s classes)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 11:00-5:00 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

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Wednesday, 6/16 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

Wednesday, June 16- Tuesday, July 20 Summer Break

Tuesday, 6/21-7/7 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer

Wednesday, 7/21 Students Return to School for 2021-2022 School Year

Computer Devices & WIFI Hotspots on Loan to Students – Return Dates:

Please return all district-loaned devices and WIFI hotspots

We will be collecting all school laptop computers that were checked out by families on the dates below.  For your convenience, we are offering three different dates with a wide range of times. Please bring the computers and chargers to the front of the school where we will have staff ready to accept them and record that the computer or wifi hot spot device was returned.

June 14th 1:00 – 3:30 PM (Preschool & 6th graders)

June 15th 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM (All students)

June 16th 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (All students)

  • If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device. You may also contact the school office if the computer or WIFI hot spot device was lost or destroyed to set up a payment plan to replace the device.
  • If you would like to return your device earlier (because you have your own computer and no longer need a district device), please contact the school office to arrange an earlier drop-off date and time.

Loma Verde vs. Rohr Virtual Field Day Has Started!

Please click on the link below to participate in our 2021 Field Day Activities Challenge! 😀

https://flipgrid.com/79c002a9

Click here for the information about the virtual field day events: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1SR701JsszctWXtE2IEXhiXNUVtEuwpeEISxFlUJ_JTw/edit?usp=sharing

STRETCH Registration for 21-22

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Registration for the STRETCH Before and After School Program for the 2021-22 school year is here. Any family interested in STRETCH for 2021-2022 must fill out an application (even if you are currently enrolled in STRETCH or on the waiting list). Here are the important details, regarding the enrollment process:

June 1st – STRETCH applications will become available via link: http://bit.ly/STRETCH_Application21-22

June 1st-June 18th – STRETCH applications will be accepted for the enrollment process.

*Applications received before or after these dates will not be eligible for initial consideration.
*Applications must be submitted via link by a parent/guardian.
*Parents will receive a waiver form to complete the enrollment when the application is reviewed and your child is selected to the program.
*Submitting an application DOES NOT guarantee enrollment!

Starting June 21st- July 2, 2021, All STRETCH applications will be reviewed by STRETCH staff and school personnel. Each STRETCH program has a maximum number of students that they are able to serve. Students will be enrolled based on the rating system detailed below, first come first serve basis, and up to the capacity for each school’s program. If the program receives more applications than spaces available, first priority for participation will be given to applications with the most points. Once the STRETCH program has reached its capacity, students not accepted for participation will be placed on a waitlist, in the same order of priority, and will be accepted as space becomes available.

*Student with one parent/guardian currently active duty military or on military deployment. 1 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend 5 days a week and for the full duration of the program. 2 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend half the program time, 5 days a week. 1 Point

After June 18th, 2021 – STRETCH applications received after the end of the enrollment period will be added to the waiting list.

July 6th, 2021- July 9th, 2021 Families selected in the STRETCH program for the 2021-2022 school year will be contacted by YMCA staff members via phone/email.

If you have any further questions, please contact Giselle Kelly, at gkelly@ymcasd.org

6th Grade Promotion Information

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The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 15 at 8:30 A.M.  Details were sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

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 in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

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Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon a possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – May 31-June 4, 2021 (Week #36)

Hello Loma Verde Families,

Happy Memorial Day! A friendly reminder that there is no school tomorrow, Monday, May 31st due to the Memorial Day holiday. Classes resume on Tuesday, June 1st. We hope that you will spend some time as a family this Memorial Day to remember and honor those who fought for our country. Enjoy the holiday with your family!

STRETCH Registration for 21-22

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Registration for the STRETCH Before and After School Program for the 2021-22 school year is here. Any family interested in STRETCH for 2021-2022 must fill out an application (even if you are currently enrolled in STRETCH or on the waiting list). Here are the important details, regarding the enrollment process:

June 1st – STRETCH applications will become available via link: http://bit.ly/STRETCH_Application21-22

June 1st-June 18th – STRETCH applications will be accepted for the enrollment process.

*Applications received before or after these dates will not be eligible for initial consideration.
*Applications must be submitted via link by a parent/guardian.
*Parents will receive a waiver form to complete the enrollment when the application is reviewed and your child is selected to the program.
*Submitting an application DOES NOT guarantee enrollment!

Starting June 21st- July 2, 2021, All STRETCH applications will be reviewed by STRETCH staff and school personnel. Each STRETCH program has a maximum number of students that they are able to serve. Students will be enrolled based on the rating system detailed below, first come first serve basis, and up to the capacity for each school’s program. If the program receives more applications than spaces available, first priority for participation will be given to applications with the most points. Once the STRETCH program has reached its capacity, students not accepted for participation will be placed on a waitlist, in the same order of priority, and will be accepted as space becomes available.

*Student with one parent/guardian currently active duty military or on military deployment. 1 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend 5 days a week and for the full duration of the program. 2 Point
*Student has applied for STRETCH and will attend half the program time, 5 days a week. 1 Point

After June 18th, 2021 – STRETCH applications received after the end of the enrollment period will be added to the waiting list.

July 6th, 2021- July 9th, 2021 Families selected in the STRETCH program for the 2021-2022 school year will be contacted by YMCA staff members via phone/email.

If you have any further questions, please contact Giselle Kelly, at gkelly@ymcasd.org

Virtual Town Hall – Preparations for the 21-22 School Year

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CVESD held a Virtual Town Hall on Tuesday, May 25. Click below to hear more about preparations for the new school year, the 2021-22 academic year.

English – Virtual Town Hall Tuesday, May 25 2021

Spanish – Virtual Town Hall Martes, 25 de mayo 2021

CVESD Virtual Academy enrolling now!

CVESD Virtual Academy Applications Due 5/31 by 5:00 PM

We are looking forward to bringing all of our staff members and students back for traditional in-person instruction for the 2021-22 school year, and we are also aware of parent interest in their children continuing in an online instructional model, similar to distance learning. A few weeks ago, a survey was sent to collect interest on this instructional model and many parents/guardians indicated they would like to explore this option.

The Chula Vista Elementary School District is excited to launch the CVESD Virtual Academy during the 2021-2022 school year. The CVESD Virtual Academy will provide students in Chula Vista with an independent study option as an alternative instructional strategy to meet and enhance their individual student strengths, needs, and learning styles.

The CVESD Virtual Academy is a voluntary program and parents/guardians must apply for enrollment during the application window. Applications to the CVESD Virtual Academy must be submitted online from May 25th through May 31st at 5 PM. For a detailed Parent Overview on the Virtual Academy as well as Frequently Asked Questions, please click here to access the documents.

Click here to apply to the CVESD Virtual Academy from May 25th – 31st.

Thank You Loma Verde Families!

Thank you Loma Verde Families!

We are so grateful for our Loma Verde community! Thank you so much for showing us abundant appreciation last week! We loved all the flowers, treats, kind notes, gift cards, food donations and love! We have the best families at Loma Verde! Thank you for all the appreciation and love!

District Testing – Continues This Week!

CVESD Local Measures Testing continues through June 4 for grades TK-6. K-6th grade will take iReady. TK-2nd will take Smarty Ants, and 2nd-6th grade will take Achieve3000 Level Set. Those students in person will take their tests at school and those in Distance Learning will be taking it with their teacher online. These local measures are the only tests your child will be taking. As previously announced, State Testing has been cancelled this year. Please be sure your child gets a good night’s sleep as well as eats a healthy breakfast. It is important to remember not to help your child with any answers. These tests help us determine what your child knows, and where to begin next year when we are all back together!

Residency Verification – Begins June 1st

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 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 21/22 school year. You will only receive and 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 call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. We will begin sending the “Snap Codes” the week of June 1st. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email by June 11th, please contact the school office.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Tuesday, 6/1-Tuesday, 6/15 Residency Verification for 2021-2022

Thursday, 6/3 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 6/4 – 3:00 Dinosaur School Puppet Show (see flyer below)

Tuesday, 6/8 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Thursday, 6/10 – 3:00 Dinosaur School Father’s Day Craft Event (see flyer below)

Monday, 6/14 – 1:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (6th grade students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Tuesday, 6/15 Last Day of School (Distance Learning – minimum day)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 8:30 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

Tuesday, 6/15 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 3rd grade DI picnic on the Loma lawn (Ms. Lee’s & Mrs. Josa’s classes)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 11:00-5:00 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

Tuesday, 6/23-7/7 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer

Wednesday, 7/21 Students Return to School for 2021-2022 School Year

Computer Devices & WIFI Hotspots on Loan to Students – Return Dates:

Please return all district-loaned devices and WIFI hotspots

We will be collecting all school laptop computers that were checked out by families on the dates below.  For your convenience, we are offering three different dates with a wide range of times. Please bring the computers and chargers to the front of the school where we will have staff ready to accept them and record that the computer or wifi hot spot device was returned.

June 14th 1:00 – 3:30 PM (6th graders)

June 15th 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM (All students)

June 16th 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (All students)

  • If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device. You may also contact the school office if the computer or WIFI hot spot device was lost or destroyed to set up a payment plan to replace the device.
  • If you would like to return your device earlier (because you have your own computer and no longer need a district device), please contact the school office to arrange an earlier drop-off date and time.

Loma Verde vs. Rohr Virtual Field Day Has Started!

Please click on the link below to participate in our 2021 Field Day Activities Challenge! 😀

https://flipgrid.com/79c002a9

Click here for the information about the virtual field day events: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1SR701JsszctWXtE2IEXhiXNUVtEuwpeEISxFlUJ_JTw/edit?usp=sharing

Attendance Information

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We are very excited to have so many of our Wildcats back on campus! As always, please contact our Attendance Health Specialist, Irene Lemos, if your student will be absent from school for any reason, regardless of whether they are in hybrid or distance learning. Please email irene.lemos@cvesd.org with the reason for your child’s absence.

Please note, for students physically at school in hybrid learning, it is very important that parents/guardians speak with our office staff regarding the reason for any student absence from class.  For the health and safety of all students and staff, students who are absent without parent contact will not be allowed back on campus until the parent/guardian discusses the reason for the absence with school office staff.   

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to being sick:

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  • If a student is sick, we will ask ​the parent to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  
  • If symptoms align with symptoms of COVID-19, ​the school will follow the COVID-19-decision-tree English (Spanish)  in collaboration with ​the school site nurse. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse, Linda Kucinski, at 619-420-3940.
  • If ​symptoms are part of a chronic condition, the school will work with the school site nurse to determine next steps.   
  • If symptoms are not a possible symptom of COVID-19, the student will be welcomed back to school after following normal school health protocols.  
  • Please note, that we must follow the COVID-19 decision tree before your child can come back onto campus.

We look forward to an amazing rest of our school year. Thank you for your support of our learning environment. 


6th Grade Promotion Information

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The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 15 at 8:30 A.M.  Details will be sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

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 in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

registration

Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon a possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

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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 last school year. Thank you!

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – May 24-28, 2021 (Week #35)

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District Testing – Continues This Week!

As a reminder, it is time for local measures testing. CVESD Local Measures Testing is May 17-June 4 for grades TK-6. You will receive your child’s testing calendar soon. K-6th grade will take iReady. TK-2nd will take Smarty Ants, and 2nd-6th grade will take Achieve3000 Level Set. Those students in person, will take their tests at school, and those in Distance Learning will be taking it with their teacher on line. These local measures are the only tests your child will be taking. As previously announced, State Testing has been cancelled this year. Please be sure your child gets a good night’s sleep as well as eats a healthy breakfast. It is important to remember not to help your child with any answers. These tests help us determine what your child knows, and where to begin next year when we are all back together!

Loma Verde Families,

Loma Verde Staff Appreciation is this week May 24-28, 2021.

Help us celebrate our Loma Verde teachers and support staff! If you are able to donate any of the items, please drop them off by the front office on 5/20, 5/21, 5/24, or 5/25 between 7:30-4:00. Click on the link to sign up for one or as many as you want. Store-bought items only, please. Thank you!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904094CAAAB22A46-loma

Residency Verification – Begins June 1st

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On June 1st, the district will launch the new platform for the Verification of Residency and update important information for returning students for the 2021 – 22 school year. It will be imperative that you complete. We will also be updating ALL emails to ensure you receive school and district email notifications. Your child will not be placed on a class list if verification of residency is not completed. More information will be give out this week.

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5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

Tuesday, 5/25 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (rescheduled to 5/26)

Wednesday, 5/26 – 2:00 ELAC Meeting Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 541 328 3279 Passcode: lomaverde (scan QR code on the right with your phone)

Wednesday, 5/26 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (new date) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 541 328 3279 Passcode: lomaverde

Wednesday, 5/26 – 6:00 Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Meeting

Thursday, 5/27 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 5/27 – 6:00 CVESD Black Learner Advisory Council (BLAC) Meeting Link

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Tuesday, 6/8 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Tuesday, 6/15 Last Day of School (Distance Learning – minimum day)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 8:30 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

Tuesday, 6/15 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 3rd grade DI picnic on the Loma lawn (Ms. Lee’s & Mrs. Josa’s classes)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 11:00-5:00 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

Tuesday, 6/23-7/7 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer

Wednesday, 7/21 Students Return to School for 2021-2022 School Year

Computer Devices & WIFI Hotspots on Loan to Students – Return Dates:

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Return devices and hotspots

We will be collecting all school laptop computers that were checked out by families on the dates below.  For your convenience, we are offering three different dates with a wide range of times. Please bring the computers and chargers to the front of the school where we will have staff ready to accept them and record that the computer or wifi hot spot device was returned.

June 14th 1:00 – 3:30 PM

June 15th 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

June 16th 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

  • If your device was damaged while in your family’s possession, you may contact the school office at (619) 420-3940 to set up a payment plan to fix or replace the damaged device. You may also contact the school office if the computer or WIFI hot spot device was lost or destroyed to set up a payment plan to replace the device.
  • If you would like to return your device earlier (because you have your own computer and no longer need a district device), please contact the school office to arrange an earlier drop-off date and time.

Loma Verde vs. Rohr Virtual Field Day Has Started!

Please click on the link below to participate in our 2021 Field Day Activities Challenge! 😀

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Click here for the information about the virtual field day events: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1SR701JsszctWXtE2IEXhiXNUVtEuwpeEISxFlUJ_JTw/edit?usp=sharing

Attendance Information

Attendance – St Lucie Public Schools

We are very excited to have so many of our Wildcats back on campus! As always, please contact our Attendance Health Specialist, Irene Lemos, if your student will be absent from school for any reason, regardless of whether they are in hybrid or distance learning. Please email irene.lemos@cvesd.org with the reason for your child’s absence.

Please note, for students physically at school in hybrid learning, it is very important that parents/guardians speak with our office staff regarding the reason for any student absence from class.  For the health and safety of all students and staff, students who are absent without parent contact will not be allowed back on campus until the parent/guardian discusses the reason for the absence with school office staff.   

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to being sick:

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  • If a student is sick, we will ask ​the parent to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  
  • If symptoms align with symptoms of COVID-19, ​the school will follow the COVID-19-decision-tree English (Spanish)  in collaboration with ​the school site nurse. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse, Linda Kucinski, at 619-420-3940.
  • If ​symptoms are part of a chronic condition, the school will work with the school site nurse to determine next steps.   
  • If symptoms are not a possible symptom of COVID-19, the student will be welcomed back to school after following normal school health protocols.  
  • Please note, that we must follow the COVID-19 decision tree before your child can come back onto campus.

We look forward to an amazing rest of our school year. Thank you for your support of our learning environment. 


6th Grade Promotion Information

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The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 15 at 8:30 A.M.  Details will be sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

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 in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

registration

Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know by May 21 by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

CVESD Honors Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Throughout the month of May, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will spotlight and celebrate the diverse communities that make up the Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander communities as part of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. With the recent rise in Anti-Asian rhetoric and hate crimes in our country, we want to share insight and stories from and about Asian Americans in an educational way. Please see the link below for more information and discuss the importance of celebrating and honoring differences in our community with your children.

https://www.cvesd.org/news/what_s_new/asian_american_and_pacific_islander_heritage_month

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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 last school year. Thank you!

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week May 24-28, 2021

Loma Verde Families,

Loma Verde Staff Appreciation is next week May 24-28, 2021.

Help us celebrate our Loma Verde teachers and support staff! If you are able to donate any of the items, please drop them off by the front office on 5/20, 5/21, 5/24, or 5/25 between 7:30-4:00. Click on the link to sign up for one or as many as you want. Store-bought items only, please. Thank you!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904094CAAAB22A46-loma

¡Ayúdenos a celebrar a nuestros maestros y personal de apoyo de Loma Verde! Si puede donar alguno de los artículos, déjelo en la oficina principal el 20 de mayo, 21 de mayo, 24 de mayo o 25 de mayo entre las 7: 30-4: 00. Haga clic en el enlace para registrarse en uno o tantos como desee. Solo artículos comprados en la tienda, por favor.

¡Gracias!https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904094CAAAB22A46-loma

The Wildcat Way – May 17-21, 2021 (Week #34)

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Thank you to Mrs. Torres, Sophia Torres, Girl Scout cadette troop #5337, Loma Verde Wonder Woman Club, Mrs. Arias, and Concrete & Canvas for your help to make this AMAZING mural on the wall ball court a dedication to famous women in history! It is almost done! The group spent the day on Saturday from 8:00 to 4:00 painting this fabulous mural.
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Monday, 5/17-5/21 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

5/17-6/4 TK-6th Grade Local Measures Testing

Monday, 5/17 – 3:30 SBCS Virtual Family Bingo Join Zoom Meeting (all are welcome!)

Wednesday, 5/19 – 8:00-12:30, 1:00-3:30 COVID Testing on Loma Verde Campus for Staff & Students

Wednesday, 5/19 – 3:00 CVESD Wellness Wednesday Event on teamwork Link See information on flyer below

Wednesday, 5/19- 5:00 CVESD Special Board Meeting Link

Wednesday, 5/19 – 6:00 CVESD Board of Education meeting Link

Thursday, 5/20 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Staff Appreciation Week | Joliet School District 86

5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

Tuesday, 5/25 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (rescheduled to 5/26)

Wednesday, 5/26 – 2:00 ELAC Meeting

Wednesday, 5/26 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (new date)

Wednesday, 5/26 – 6:00 Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Meeting

Thursday, 5/27 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 5/27 – 6:00 CVESD Black Learner Advisory Council (BLAC) Meeting Link

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Tuesday, 6/8 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Tuesday, 6/15 Last Day of School (Distance Learning – minimum day)

Tuesday, 6/15 – 8:30 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

Tuesday, 6/15 – 11:00-5:00 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 – 8:00-3:30 Loma Verde Device Return (All students return computers, chargers, and hotspots)

Wednesday, 6/16 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

Tuesday, 6/23-7/7 Loma Verde Elementary Office Closed for Summer

Wednesday, 7/21 Students Return to School for 2021-2022 School Year

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Attendance Information

Attendance – St Lucie Public Schools

We are very excited to have so many of our Wildcats back on campus! As always, please contact our Attendance Health Specialist, Irene Lemos, if your student will be absent from school for any reason, regardless of whether they are in hybrid or distance learning. Please email irene.lemos@cvesd.org with the reason for your child’s absence.

Please note, for students physically at school in hybrid learning, it is very important that parents/guardians speak with our office staff regarding the reason for any student absence from class.  For the health and safety of all students and staff, students who are absent without parent contact will not be allowed back on campus until the parent/guardian discusses the reason for the absence with school office staff.   

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to being sick:

  • If a student is sick, we will ask ​the parent to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  
  • If symptoms align with symptoms of COVID-19, ​the school will follow the COVID-19-decision-tree English (Spanish)  in collaboration with ​the school site nurse. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse, Linda Kucinski, at 619-420-3940.
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  • If ​symptoms are part of a chronic condition, the school will work with the school site nurse to determine next steps.   
  • If symptoms are not a possible symptom of COVID-19, the student will be welcomed back to school after following normal school health protocols.  
  • Please note, that we must follow the COVID-19 decision tree before your child can come back onto campus.

We look forward to an amazing rest of our school year. Thank you for your support of our learning environment. 

District Testing – Begins This Week!

CVESD Local Measures Testing is coming up May 17-June 4 for grades TK-6. You will receive your child’s testing calendar soon. K-6th grade will take iReady. TK-2nd will take Smarty Ants, and 2nd-6th grade will take Achieve3000 Level Set. Due to the ongoing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the state of California has granted districts the flexibility to use other forms of assessment in place of the CAASPP state tests that normally occur each spring for students in grades 3 through 6.

Please read the following letter from Dr. Escobedo for more information on this mandated testing. Please contact the school office should you have any questions regarding these required assessments.

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6th Grade Promotion Information

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The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 15 at 8:30 A.M.  Details will be sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

Wellness Wednesday Event

Join us this Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm for our next Wellness Wednesday virtual event! We will be joined by a special guest, Wes Berg, who is a professional lacrosse player with the San Diego Seals! During this time, participants will be a part of a fun fitness workout focused on TEAMWORK! Here is the link to join: https://bit.ly/WWFitnessTeamwork

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.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

registration

Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know by May 21 by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

CVESD Honors Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Throughout the month of May, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will spotlight and celebrate the diverse communities that make up the Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander communities as part of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. With the recent rise in Anti-Asian rhetoric and hate crimes in our country, we want to share insight and stories from and about Asian Americans in an educational way. Please see the link below for more information and discuss the importance of celebrating and honoring differences in our community with your children.

https://www.cvesd.org/news/what_s_new/asian_american_and_pacific_islander_heritage_month

Please Return all Library Books - Keep Calm and Posters Generator ...

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 last school year. Thank you!

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – May 10-14, 2021 (Week #33)

Best wishes to all the amazing moms in our Loma Verde family!
Messages From the Superintendent
Dear Loma Verde Elementary Families and Friends,
Please be sure to read this important message, and respond to the survey in the link regarding the 2021-22 school year. Thank you!

Plan for Next School Year: In-Person Instruction as We Explore a ‘Virtual Academy’ Option

Dear Parent/Guardian:

As you may know, students in the Chula Vista Elementary School District are scheduled to start the next school year on Wednesday, July 21. It is our intention to start the 2021-22 academic year with full-day, in-person instruction for five days a week. Governor Gavin Newsom has announced that the state is preparing for a full reopening of California’s economy on June 15—ending the “tier” system of restrictions that also had impacted schools. I do expect that a number of safety and cleaning protocols we currently have in place will continue in alignment with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Please understand that CDC’s guidance can change rapidly, as we have witnessed throughout the pandemic. We will inform you of any new developments.

It is also important to note that the distance learning instructional format is scheduled to expire at the end of the current 2020-21 school year, in accordance with California law.

While we look forward to bringing all of our staff members and students back for traditional in-person instruction for the 2021-22 school year, we are aware of parent interest in their children continuing in an online instructional model, similar to distance learning. In order to provide such an educational option for our students/families, the District is exploring the development of a virtual school/online academy. Such a platform will provide live instruction in real time with teachers being able to provide instant feedback as well as online opportunities where students complete assignments on their own time.

We will survey parents to determine the level of interest in this alternative to traditional in-person instruction. A preliminary proposal envisions a Districtwide “virtual academy” that would not necessarily be tied to or associated with a student’s school of residence. I welcome any of your comments or novel ideas regarding this option. Please click on this link to access the survey, which will remain open until May 10.

To reiterate, it is our intention to offer full-time, in-person instruction while also offering a virtual academy model for those who prefer this option to in-person instruction.

Sincerely,

Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D.
Superintendent


Apreciables padres y tutores:

Como se habrán enterado, los estudiantes del Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista están programados para comenzar el próximo ciclo escolar el miércoles, 21 de julio. Es nuestra intención comenzar el año académico 2021-22 con instrucción en persona de día completo los cinco días de la semana. El Gobernador Gavin Newson ha anunciado que el estado se está preparando para la reapertura total de la economía de California el 15 de junio, poniendo fin al sistema de restricciones de “niveles” que también ha afectado a las escuelas. Espero que la serie de protocolos de seguridad y limpieza que actualmente tenemos en vigor continúen alineados con las recomendaciones de los Centros para el Control y Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC). Por favor comprenda que las pautas de CDC pueden cambiar rápidamente, tal como lo hemos atestiguado durante la pandemia. Los mantendremos informados de cualquier novedad.

También es importante tener en cuenta que el formato de instrucción de educación a distancia está programado para terminar al final del ciclo escolar actual 2020-21, de conformidad con la ley de California.

Mientras esperamos tener a todos nuestros miembros del personal y estudiantes de regreso a la tradicional instrucción en persona para el ciclo escolar 2021-22, estamos conscientes del interés de los padres en que sus hijos continúen en un modelo de instrucción en línea, similar a la educación a distancia. Con el fin de proporcionar una opción educativa para nuestros estudiantes y familias, el Distrito está explorando el desarrollo de una escuela/academia virtual. Dicha plataforma proporcionará instrucción en vivo en tiempo real y los maestros podrán brindar retroalimentación instantánea, así como oportunidades en línea donde los estudiantes completarán las tareas en su propio tiempo.

Enviaremos una encuesta para determinar el nivel de interés de esta alternativa a la instrucción tradicional en persona. Una propuesta preliminar visualiza una “academia virtual” en todo el Distrito que no necesariamente estará vinculada o asociada con la escuela de residencia del estudiante. Agradezco sus comentarios o ideas novedosas con respecto a esta opción. Favor de hacer clic en el enlace para accesar a la encuesta, que permanecerá abierta hasta el 10 de mayo.

Enfatizamos, es nuestra intención ofrecer instrucción en persona de tiempo completo y al mismo tiempo ofrecer un modelo de academia virtual para aquellos que prefieran esta opción en lugar de la instrucción en persona.

Atentamente,

Dr. Francisco Escobedo
Superintendente

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Tuesday, 5/11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Tuesday, 5/11 – 6:00-7:00 PM Parent Workshop: How to Access the Language Arts Curriculum at Home Click here to join the meeting

Wednesday, 5/12 – CA Day of the Teacher and School Nurse Day

Wednesday, 5/12 – 5:30-7:00 PM CVESD Online A.G.E. Preview

Thursday, 5/13 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Monday, 5/17-5/21 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

5/17-6/4 TK-6th Grade Local Measures Testing

Wednesday, 5/19 – 8:00-12:30, 1:00-3:30 COVID Testing on Loma Verde Campus for Staff & Students

Wednesday, 5/19- 6:00 CVESD Board of Education meeting Link

Thursday, 5/20 – 2:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Staff Appreciation Week | Joliet School District 86

5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

Wednesday, 5/26 – 2:00 ELAC Meeting

Wednesday, 5/26 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Wednesday, 5/26 – 6:00 Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Meeting

Thursday, 5/27 – 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 5/27 – 6:00 CVESD Black Learner Advisory Council (BLAC) Meeting Link

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Tuesday, 6/8 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Monday, 6/15 Last Day of School (minimum day)

Monday, 6/15 6th Grade Promotion (more information coming soon!)

Tuesday, 6/16 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting

Wednesday, 7/21 Students Return to School for 2021-2022 School Year

Attendance Information

Attendance – St Lucie Public Schools

We are very excited to have so many of our Wildcats back on campus! As always, please contact our Attendance Health Specialist, Irene Lemos, if your student will be absent from school for any reason, regardless of whether they are in hybrid or distance learning. Please email irene.lemos@cvesd.org with the reason for your child’s absence.

Please note, for students physically at school in hybrid learning, it is very important that parents/guardians speak with our office staff regarding the reason for any student absence from class.  For the health and safety of all students and staff, students who are absent without parent contact will not be allowed back on campus until the parent/guardian discusses the reason for the absence with school office staff.   

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to being sick:

  • If a student is sick, we will ask ​the parent to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  
  • If symptoms align with symptoms of COVID-19, ​the school will follow the COVID-19-decision-tree English (Spanish)  in collaboration with ​the school site nurse. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse, Linda Kucinski, at 619-420-3940.
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  • If ​symptoms are part of a chronic condition, the school will work with the school site nurse to determine next steps.   
  • If symptoms are not a possible symptom of COVID-19, the student will be welcomed back to school after following normal school health protocols.  
  • Please note, that we must follow the COVID-19 decision tree before your child can come back onto campus.

We look forward to an amazing rest of our school year. Thank you for your support of our learning environment. 

Hybrid Parents: 

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  • We recommend students use the bathroom at home before coming to school to maximize time on campus for learning and social interaction.
  • We recommend students eat breakfast (for the AM cohort) and lunch (for the PM cohort) before coming to school.  There will be no meals served to students on campus outside of the weekly meal distribution on Thursdays.
  • Please send a labeled water bottle with your child each day.

A.G.E. Parent Information Night – May 12th

Join us online on May 12th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm to learn more about the Adolescent Growth Education (A.G.E.) resources that will be shared with your children in 4th, 5th, or 6th grades. Please see the flyers below in English and Spanish.

A.G.E.-Parent-Flyer English

A.G.E.-Parent-Flyer-Spanish

District Testing – Coming Soon!

CVESD Local Measures Testing is coming up May 17-June 4 for grades TK-6. You will receive your child’s testing calendar soon. K-6th grade will take iReady. TK-2nd will take Smarty Ants, and 2nd-6th grade will take Achieve3000 Level Set. Due to the ongoing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the state of California has granted districts the flexibility to use other forms of assessment in place of the CAASPP state tests that normally occur each spring for students in grades 3 through 6.

Please read the following letter from Dr. Escobedo for more information on this mandated testing. Please contact the school office should you have any questions regarding these required assessments.

cvesd-local-assessment-parent-notification

cvesd-local-assessment-parent-notification-spanish

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.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2021-2022

registration

Click on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2021 – 2022 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know by May 21 by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Please Return all Library Books - Keep Calm and Posters Generator ...

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 last school year. Thank you!

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – May 3-7, 2021 (Week #32)

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Attendance Information

We are very excited to have many of our Wildcats back on campus! We missed our students greatly.  As always, please contact our Attendance Health Specialist, Irene Lemos, if your student will be absent from school for any reason, regardless of whether they are in hybrid or distance learning. Please email irene.lemos@cvesd.org with the reason for your child’s absence.

Please note, for students physically at school in hybrid learning, it is very important that parents/guardians speak with our office staff regarding the reason for any student absence from class.  For the health and safety of all students and staff, students who are absent without parent contact will not be allowed back on campus until the parent/guardian discusses the reason for the absence with school office staff.   

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to being sick:

  • If a student is sick, we will ask ​the parent to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  
  • If symptoms align with symptoms of COVID-19, ​the school will follow the COVID-19-decision-tree English (Spanish)  in collaboration with ​the school site nurse. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse, Linda Kucinski, at 619-420-3940.
  • If ​symptoms are part of a chronic condition, the school will work with the school site nurse to determine next steps.   
  • If symptoms are not a possible symptom of COVID-19, the student will be welcomed back to school after following normal school health protocols.  
  • Please note, that we must follow the COVID-19 decision tree before your child can come back onto campus.

We look forward to an amazing rest of our school year. Thank you for your support of our learning environment. 

Hybrid Parents: 

Last Day Pick Up for Chromebooks and Instructional Materials – Harmony  School of Excellence – Sugar Land
  • We recommend students use the bathroom at home before coming to school to maximize time on campus for learning and social interaction.
  • We recommend students eat breakfast (for the AM cohort) and lunch (for the PM cohort) before coming to school.  There will be no meals served to students on campus outside of the weekly meal distribution on Thursdays.
  • Please send a labeled water bottle with your child each day.

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.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 5/3-5/7 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Monday, 5/3-Friday, 5/7 Virtual 6th Grade Camp

Wednesday, 5/5 8:00-12:30, 1:00-3:30 COVID Testing on Loma Verde Campus for Staff & Students

Wednesday, 5/5 – 3:00-4:00 Wellness Wednesday (see information below)

Thursday, 5/6 – 2:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 5/6 – 6:00 Equity Policy Meeting Link

Tuesday, 5/11 – 2:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting

Wednesday, May 12 – CA Day of the Teacher and School Nurse Day

Staff Appreciation Week | Joliet School District 86

Wednesday, May 19- 6:00 CVESD Board of Education meeting Link

5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

Wednesday, May 26 – 6:00 Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Meeting

Thursday, May 27 – 6:00 CVESD Black Learner Advisory Council (BLAC) Meeting Link

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Monday, 6/15 Last Day of School (minimum day)

Monday, 6/15 6th Grade Promotion (more information coming soon!)

Join us this Wednesday, May 5th at 3 pm for our very first Wellness Wednesday virtual event! During this time, participants will be a part of a fun fitness workout with an ultimate at-home obstacle course! Family members are encouraged to participate. CLICK HERE to join Wellness Wednesday.

Our Wildcats continue to participate in VAPA instruction every other week. Our next VAPA week at Loma Verde is 5/3-5/7.

We want to remind all families that regardless of the instructional model a child is placed in, school begins at 8:00 AM. Students in the afternoon cohort are expected to complete asynchronous learning in the morning as part of the requirements of the state of California as mandated by AB 77 and SB 98.

Our VAPA schedules have changed due to our transition to hybrid instruction. Students will participate in VAPA at times that do not conflict with in-person instruction. For example, if your child attends in-person classes in the PM cohort, they will participate in VAPA during the morning. Please note that the times of VAPA classes may change depending on the week, but your child’s teacher is able to share those details with you and the meeting information is on your child’s Teams calendar.

Students must attend VAPA classes and attendance is taken during art, music, and PE.

How to Build Resiliency Parent Workshop

Please watch this informational workshop presented on April 28, 2021, by Elizabeth Gianulis, Director of Multi-Tiered System of Supports, as she speaks on the different strategies to help strengthen our kids by building resiliency and grit; teach problem-solving skills; promote healthy risk-taking; and promote positive social connections. Link to parent workshop

COVID-19 Testing on Campus

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You should have received (through email and/or text message) information on how to register for your child to get tested for COVID-19 at our school site. If you have misplaced the email or link, another was sent to you on Friday, April 16th around 11:00 AM. You will not need to make an appointment for testing at our school sites. Our schools will provide on-demand testing, which means that we are accepting “walk-ins”—no appointments are necessary. Here is important information on the CVESD COVID-19 Testing Program:

• Testing will occur at Loma Verde Elementary School campus on the following days: May 5, 19, and June 2.

• On these days, testing will occur from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM, with no testing from 12:30-1:00 PM due to staff lunch times.

• If your student is experiencing symptoms, we highly recommend getting a PCR test at a free County facility or with a medical provider, and not reporting to the school for the antigen test. Unfortunately, the antigen tests used by CVESD cannot be used for return to work or school, per the County’s Decisions Symptom TreeThe antigen testing program is for surveillance purposes, in order to quickly determine if individuals are positive and remove such individuals and their close contacts from campus as soon as possible. Contact our school health office for more information or discuss your child’s symptoms.

• At this time, we can only test staff and CVESD students. No family members are able test at this time.

• You do not need to be with your child in order for your child to test under our program; however, if your child walks up to the testing location, we will not be able to test them unless you have signed the on-line consent form at the link you are provided. We highly recommend that you accompany your child to the testing location.

• Links that are sent to you are personalized for your specific student and shouldn’t be shared with others.

• If you have trouble registering/providing consent for your child through the link, please call the district office at (619) 425-9600 and speak to Sherry Stone at ext. 1327 or Theresa Fletcher at ext. 1027 or visit the testing staff on-site at our school and they will be able to help register and test your child during your visit.

• Because we are not taking appointments, we know there will be long lines before and after school. Please take this into account when planning the time have your child tested. Please be patient with the testing team and listen carefully to their instructions.

Thank you for supporting our efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus on our campus.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

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Black Learners Advisory Council B-LAC

Would you like to help create a strategic plan to support Black students, staff, and families within the Chula Vista Elementary School District?

Join the newly developed B-LAC for our council meeting.

Zoom Virtual Meetings Register in advance for the meetings.

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:00 pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYpc–orT0oHtWe5ZiZZfx-MAYdGfvR7ajQ

Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 6:00 pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIocO6vrD4qGdGIpUTIQrQYuy4iJXYqS90A

Link After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

* see attached flyer for details

For any questions please contact Angelica Maldonado, District Parent Engagement Liaison,
angelica.maldonado@cvesd.org or at (619) 425-9600 Ext. 1465

April is Month of the Military Child!

Our next Spirit Day will be on Friday, April 30th. We will Purple Up 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 will all wear purple on Friday to show our love and support for all our military connected Wildcats! Please send any pictures of our Wildcats participating in our Spirit Days to bree.watson@cvesd.org.

The Wildcat Way – April 26-30, 2021 (Week #31)

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We had another fabulous week of hybrid learning! Thank you to our staff, parents, and students for making the week such a success! Our Wildcats continue to do an amazing job following our new procedures and protocols. We appreciate all our parents helping ensure a smooth transition to hybrid learning. Thank you for remembering to stay in your cars and pull forward as the cars ahead move. The lines have moved quickly each day! We are able to complete the ingress and egress procedures in less than ten minutes.

Last Day Pick Up for Chromebooks and Instructional Materials – Harmony  School of Excellence – Sugar Land

Hybrid Parents: 

  • We recommend students use the bathroom at home before coming to school to maximize time on campus for learning and social interaction.
  • We recommend students eat breakfast (for the AM cohort) and lunch (for the PM cohort) before coming to school.  There will be no meals served to students on campus outside of the weekly meal distribution on Thursdays.
  • Please send a labeled water bottle with your child each day.

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to be sick:

Please note, that we must follow the covid-19-decision-tree before your child can come back onto campus. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse at 619-420-3940.

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.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Tuesday, 4/27 3:00 SSC Special Meeting LV SSC Special Mtg_Agenda_4-27-21

Tuesday, 4/27, 6:00 PM – CVESD DAC/DELAC

Thursday, 4/29, 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Thursday, 4/29 6:00 PM – CVESD BLAC Meeting

Friday, 5/30 – Distance Learning for All Loma Verde Students

Friday, 4/30 Loma Verde Spirit Day – Wear PURPLE to support our military families

Monday, 5/3-5/7 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Monday, 5/3-Friday, 5/7 Virtual 6th Grade Camp

Wednesday, 5/5 8:00-12:30, 1:00-3:30 COVID Testing on Loma Verde Campus for Staff & Students

Thursday, 5/6, 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

Monday, 5/31 NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day

Monday, 6/15 Last Day of School (minimum day)

Monday, 6/15 6th Grade Promotion (more information coming soon!)

April is Month of the Military Child!

Our next Spirit Day will be on Friday, April 30th. We will Purple Up 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 will all wear purple on Friday to show our love and support for all our military connected Wildcats! Please send any pictures of our Wildcats participating in our Spirit Days to bree.watson@cvesd.org.

Our Wildcats continue to participate in VAPA instruction every other week. Our next VAPA week at Loma Verde is 5/3-5/7.

We want to remind all families that regardless of the instructional model a child is placed in, school begins at 8:00 AM. Students in the afternoon cohort are expected to complete asynchronous learning in the morning as part of the requirements of the state of California as mandated by AB 77 and SB 98.

Our VAPA schedules have changed due to our transition to hybrid instruction. Students will participate in VAPA at times that do not conflict with in-person instruction. For example, if your child attends in-person classes in the PM cohort, they will participate in VAPA during the morning. Please note that the times of VAPA classes may change depending on the week, but your child’s teacher is able to share those details with you and the meeting information is on your child’s Teams calendar.

Students must attend VAPA classes and attendance is taken during art, music, and PE.

COVID-19 Testing on Campus

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You should have received (through email and/or text message) information on how to register for your child to get tested for COVID-19 at our school site. If you have misplaced the email or link, another was sent to you on Friday, April 16th around 11:00 AM. You will not need to make an appointment for testing at our school sites. Our schools will provide on-demand testing, which means that we are accepting “walk-ins”—no appointments are necessary. Here is important information on the CVESD COVID-19 Testing Program:

• Testing will occur at Loma Verde Elementary School campus on the following days: May 5, 19, and June 2.

• On these days, testing will occur from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM, with no testing from 12:30-1:00 PM due to staff lunch times.

• If your student is experiencing symptoms, we highly recommend getting a PCR test at a free County facility or with a medical provider, and not reporting to the school for the antigen test. Unfortunately, the antigen tests used by CVESD cannot be used for return to work or school, per the County’s Decisions Symptom TreeThe antigen testing program is for surveillance purposes, in order to quickly determine if individuals are positive and remove such individuals and their close contacts from campus as soon as possible. Contact our school health office for more information or discuss your child’s symptoms.

• At this time, we can only test staff and CVESD students. No family members are able test at this time.

• You do not need to be with your child in order for your child to test under our program; however, if your child walks up to the testing location, we will not be able to test them unless you have signed the on-line consent form at the link you are provided. We highly recommend that you accompany your child to the testing location.

• Links that are sent to you are personalized for your specific student and shouldn’t be shared with others.

• If you have trouble registering/providing consent for your child through the link, please call the district office at (619) 425-9600 and speak to Sherry Stone at ext. 1327 or Theresa Fletcher at ext. 1027 or visit the testing staff on-site at our school and they will be able to help register and test your child during your visit.

• Because we are not taking appointments, we know there will be long lines before and after school. Please take this into account when planning the time have your child tested. Please be patient with the testing team and listen carefully to their instructions.

Thank you for supporting our efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus on our campus.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

The Wildcat Way – April 19-23, 2021 (Week #30)

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We had a fantastic first week of hybrid learning last week! 51% (302 students) preschool through 6th-grade students are participating in our in-person, hybrid learning. Thank you to our staff, parents, and students for making the week such a success! Our Wildcats did an incredible job following our new procedures and protocols. We appreciate all our parents helping ensure a smooth transition to hybrid learning. Everyone has done a great job following our drop-off and pick-up procedures. Thank you for remembering to stay in your cars and pull forward as the cars ahead move. The lines have moved quickly each day! We are able to complete the ingress and egress. procedures in less than ten minutes.

Hybrid parents: Please make sure your child eats BEFORE coming to school. They will not be eating at school. Also, please send a labeled water bottle with your child.

The (second) first week back for Loma Verde Elementary Hybrid Wildcats was a fun adventure! Take a peek into the week! Video Link: https://safeshare.tv/x/5sar3Y0Wv3A

Our WIldcats will participate in VAPA instruction this week! Our VAPA schedules have changed due to our transition to hybrid instruction. Students will participate in VAPA at times that do not conflict with in-person instruction. For example, if your child attends in-person classes in the PM cohort, they will participate in VAPA during the morning. Our teachers will let you know the new VAPA schedule that is on your child’s Teams calendar. Please reach out to your classroom teacher with VAPA related questions.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 4/19-23 Loma Verde VAPA Classes (new schedules)

Tuesday, 4/20 3:00 Loma Verde SSC Meeting LV SSC_Agenda_4-20-21

Wednesday, 4/21 8:00-12:30, 1:00-3:30 COVID Testing on Loma Verde Campus for Staff & Students

Thursday, 4/22, 12:30-2:00 Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Friday, 4/23 – Distance Learning for All Loma Verde Students

Tuesday, 4/27 3:00 SSC Special Meeting LV SSC Special Mtg_Agenda_4-27-21

Tuesday, 4/27, 6:00 PM – CVESD DAC/DELAC

Thursday, 4/29 6:00 PM – CVESD BLAC Meeting

Friday, 4/30 Loma Verde Spirit Day – Wear PURPLE to support our military families

5/24-28 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

COVID-19 Testing on Campus

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Last week you should have received (through email and/or text message) information on how to register for your child to get tested for COVID-19 at our school site. If you have misplaced the email or link, another was sent to you on Friday, April 16th around 11:00 AM. You will not need to make an appointment for testing at our school sites. Our schools will provide on-demand testing, which means that we are accepting “walk-ins”—no appointments are necessary. Here is important information on the CVESD COVID-19 Testing Program:

• Testing will occur at Loma Verde Elementary School campus on the following days: April 21, May 5, 19, and June 2.

• On these days, testing will occur from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM, with no testing from 12:30-1:00 PM due to staff lunch times.

• If your student is experiencing symptoms, we highly recommend getting a PCR test at a free County facility or with a medical provider, and not reporting to the school for the antigen test. Unfortunately, the antigen tests used by CVESD cannot be used for return to work or school, per the County’s Decisions Symptom Tree. The antigen testing program is for surveillance purposes, in order to quickly determine if individuals are positive and remove such individuals and their close contacts from campus as soon as possible. Contact our school health office for more information or discuss your child’s symptoms.

• At this time, we can only test staff and CVESD students. No family members are able test at this time.

• You do not need to be with your child in order for your child to test under our program; however, if your child walks up to the testing location, we will not be able to test them unless you have signed the on-line consent form at the link you are provided. We highly recommend that you accompany your child to the testing location.

• Links that are sent to you are personalized for your specific student and shouldn’t be shared with others.

• If you have trouble registering/providing consent for your child through the link, please call the district office at (619) 425-9600 and speak to Sherry Stone at ext. 1327 or Theresa Fletcher at ext. 1027 or visit the testing staff on-site at our school and they will be able to help register and test your child during your visit.

• Because we are not taking appointments, we know there will be long lines before and after school. Please take this into account when planning the time have your child tested. Please be patient with the testing team and listen carefully to their instructions.

Thank you for supporting our efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus on our campus.

Returning to school if you reported your child absent due to be sick:

Please note, that we must follow the covid-19-decision-tree before your child can come back onto campus. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school nurse at 619-420-3940.

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School Speech Contestants Advance to District Competition

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Thank you to those WIldcats who submitted a speech for the speech contest! We are so proud of you all! Your thoughts, ideas, and bravery are to be admired! Your leadership is amazing. Here are the grade level winners that will represent our school at the district:

4th Grade – Kayleen Silva

5th Grade – Camila Quinteros

6th Grade – Cianna Selena-Anderson

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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The Wildcat Way – April 12-16, 2021

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

If you have not yet read the most recent update from the Superintendent of the Chula Vista Elementary School District, please click here.

The staff and I are excited to welcome our students back on campus! We look forward to seeing our Loma Verde Wildcats in person. Safety protocols are in place. The in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. We have finalized rosters for in-person AM and PM cohorts and distance learning. Families were notified during the week of April 5 of your child’s hybrid/distance learning class. 

Monday, April 12th begins our hybrid instructional model for selected students at Loma Verde:

  • Some students will be on campus in the morning cohort (8:00 AM to 10:45 AM, Monday through Thursday).
  • Some will be on campus in the afternoon cohort (12:00 PM to 2:45 PM,
  • Monday through Thursday).
  • Other students will continue in the Distance Learning instructional model for the remainder of the school year. 
  • Friday is distance learning for all students (155 minutes)

Please note that this change to hybrid instruction may require many students, even those continuing in Distance Learning, to be re-assigned to a different teacher. Our school team tried its very best to accommodate parent preferences.  Please know that despite our best efforts, we may have offered some families an option that does not match their preferences. We will create a waitlist for in-person instruction. We appreciate your patience, understanding, and flexibility. If you need a change of placement, please complete this survey: https://forms.office.com/r/tdX5ffv5UJ. We can not guarantee change will be available. Once hybrid begins, we will not make changes for the first 3 weeks.

Hybrid parents: Please make sure your child eats BEFORE coming to school. They will not be eating at school. Send a labeled water bottle with your child.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 4/12 – Start of Hybrid Model (Monday-Thursday)

Wednesday, 4/14, 6:00 PM – CVESD Board of Education Meeting

Thursday, 4/15, 12:30-2:00 (NEW TIME) Loma Verde Weekly Food Distribution

Friday, 4/16 – Distance Learning for All Loma Verde Students

Monday, 4/19-23 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Tuesday, 4/22 3:00 Loma Verde SSC Meeting

Tuesday, 4/27, 6:00 PM – CVESD DAC/DELAC

Thursday, 4/29 6:00 PM – CVESD BLAC Meeting

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Click on the picture below to see our welcome back video

Loma Verde Elementary Reopening Video

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Click on the link to watch our Loma Verde Elementary reopening video for detailed information on our safety procedures, schedules, drop-off/pick-up procedures and more. https://video.link/w/ICHfc

NOTE: There are Closed Caption CC subtitles available for translation into different languages. Please click on CC at the bottom of the video, then settings (little wheel on the right). Click on subtitles/CC to add in translation in Spanish or another language. Hit auto-translate to pick your language of choice.

Current Hybrid Schedule - Ben Davis High School

Loma Verde TK-6th Grade Hybrid Schedule Beginning April 12, 2021

You will need to conduct a health screening each morning before school and ask your child(ren) the following questions. The screening questions will also be located on the back of your car sign.

Hybrid Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

We have identified arrival and dismissal procedures for employees and students. Students will be enter at one of two places:

  • Front of the school – walkers or drop off
  • Back north west corner by the park – walkers only

If you are driving, cars must enter by the Loma Verde Rec center parking lot on Loma Lane and follow the bus loop next to school. Do not enter in the exit driveway and please following traffic signs. Preschool, TK and Kinder will pull up next to the school in the 1st drop off lane.  1st-6th graders will be dropped off in a 2nd lane in front of the school.  Staff will direct cars where to go.  Thank you for your patience with our new arrival and dismissal policy.

ARRIVAL

To ensure safety for everyone there is a 10-minute arrival time window for each cohort.  For the AM Cohort students may arrive anytime between 8:00 AM– 8:10 AM. For the PM Cohort students may arrive between 12:00 PM – 12:10 PM. Students should not arrive before this time as there is no supervision.

  • Please always keep younger siblings in strollers or with you. 
  • NO PETS!
  • Please remember to stay 6 foot apart from others. 
  • Students may report to campus either by vehicle drop off or walking.   
  • No one other than staff and students will be allowed on the campus.

DISMISSAL

Students will be dismissed from the AM Cohort at 10:45 PM or at 2:45 PM for the PM Cohort. Walkers will be dismissed 5 minutes early to exit through the front gate or back gate near the park. If they are waiting for a sibling to walk with, students will meet outside room 403 by the large tree. Students waiting for a car ride will line up on campus, inside the gate to wait for their ride. Parent will have a sign with their child’s name on it displayed inside the car window. (Signs were given out to hybrid students April 9.) When a parent drives up, the student will be called to the front side walk to enter the car. Please make sure that anyone picking up your child is listed on the emergency card. Staff will assist with dismissal and traffic. Please be on time to pick up your child from the hybrid AM or PM cohort.

Hybrid Car Signs

If you did not pick up your hybrid sign for your car last Friday, it will be given out to your child in class on Monday. This car sign will help with our traffic flow, identify which child you are picking up, and how they are getting home. Please display it in the frost right corner of your dash board to help us identify which students you are dropping off and picking up.

Loma Verde Parent Handbook – Hybrid & Distance Learning 2021

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Please be sure to go over the Hybrid/Distance Learning Handbook that will be in affect from April 12, to the end of the 20-21 school year. It is important that parents and students follow all guidelines. To view the Handbook, click on LV Parent Handbook-Hybrid & Distance. As a reminder, students will not have to wear uniforms for the remainder of the school year. Please note, appropriate school attire must be worn. Students may also wear spirit wear. See Dress Code below.

Dress Code: School Uniforms – Optional During Hybrid for Quarter 4

School uniforms will be optional for hybrid learning for the rest of this school year. 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.

Clothes shall be sufficient to conceal undergarments at all times. See-through or fishnet fabrics, halter tops, spaghetti straps, off the shoulder or low-cut tops, midriffs, no ripped jeans, and skirts/shorts shorter than mid-thigh are not appropriate. Dangling and hoop earrings, chains, and keys worn visibly around the neck are unsafe and are not acceptable. Hats, caps and other head coverings shall not be worn indoors (except for health or religious reasons). When worn outdoors, caps/hats must be worn appropriately with the bill forward, not to the side or back. High heeled shoes and shoes with wheels are not allowed. Please wear appropriate closed toed PE shoes daily, since all students have PE every day. Make-up, tattoos an false nails are inappropriate for elementary school students and not to be worn.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

Verizon Recall of Mobile Wifi Hot Spots

This week the Chula Vista Elementary School District received notification from the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) regarding Verizon’s recall of millions of mobile Wi-Fi hotspots issued for distance learning. 

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has cited situations where the internal lithium ion battery in the mobile hotspots can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard. This issue impacts over 2.5 million mobile hotspots nationally, including mobile hotspots issued to our community. 

The safety of our students, families, and staff members is our top priority. Our District is working diligently, in concert with SDCOE and Verizon, to exchange all recalled Ellipsis Jetpack devices as quickly and efficiently as possible. 

While some students will return to campuses April 12, we understand that others will continue full- or part-time distance learning, so keeping students connected is critical to the learning process. 

There are two steps in this resolution process:

Step #1: Reducing Risk 

To help students stay connected until they receive their new device, Verizon will immediately push two automatic, over-the-air software updates to the affected Ellipsis Jetpacks. This update prevents the device from charging while the device is plugged in and powered on. This will help reduce some of the risk of overheating by preventing the device from charging while it is plugged in and powered on. Details for this automatic update process is listed below: 

  • Students will need to power on their devices in order to receive the software update. 
  • The updates will prevent the device from charging while the device is plugged in and powered on. 
  • Preventing the device from charging while it is plugged in removes one of the heat-causing variables and helps to reduce some of the risk of overheating associated with the small number of incidents Verizon has seen with the Ellipsis Jetpacks. 
  • Students will know the software update has been applied when they see the device’s identifying number scrolling across its screen. 
  • After the software update is applied, students should leave the device powered on while it is plugged in. 
  • When not in use, the device should be turned off, unplugged from its power source, and securely stored until you receive your replacement device and packaging to return the Ellipsis Jetpack safely. 

As a reminder, and to help promote the safe operation of all devices, please follow these best practices: 

  • When not in use, turn the device off and unplug it. 
  • Place your device on a flat, solid and sturdy surface such as a floor or table. 
  • For proper ventilation, do not use the device in a bed, sofa, chair or other soft surface, and ensure your device is not covered by a pillow, blanket or other item. 
  • Keep devices near room temperature when in use. 
  • Use only approved charging cables, including the cable provided. 
  • Do not expose the units to extreme temperatures for extended periods of time. 
  • Do not expose the unit or its battery to water or other liquids. 
  • Do not drop the units and do not insert foreign objects into the battery or unit. 

Step #2: Return/Exchange Your Hotspot 

A detailed plan for exchanging these devices for a new one will be communicated to families with such devices next week. 

New COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing Program

CVESD is collaborating with the County of San Diego, the State of California and Primary Health (system that reports test results to the state) to conduct free COVID Antigen Testing for our staff and students over the next couple months. For more information, see email, with same subject line, from CVESD Office of Communications sent on Friday, April 9 at approximately 6.30 p.m.

You will receive an email and text message from a company called “Primary” to register for the CVESD COVID-19 Antigen Testing Program.

We are proud to announce the launch of a new, free COVID-19 viral testing program—a “rapid” antigen testing program that will provide results in as little as 15 minutes. The program is part of our COVID-19 mitigation strategy and is made possible through the training and support of medical professionals.

Next week, April 12 – 16, testing hours at the Education Services and Support Center, 84 East J Street, Chula Vista, CA  91910 will be from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. and students will be invited to test.  At this location, we will have on-demand testing, which means that we are accepting walk-ins, no appointments are necessary. 

On April 19, we will start a two-week rotation at each of our school sites.  These testing opportunities will be by appointment.  Please talk to your administrator for your testing schedule.  For your convenience you will be able to make appointments at any CVESD school if it works better for your schedule.  In addition, employees and students will have the opportunity to test at the Education Services and Support Center, 84 East J Street, Chula Vista, CA  91910, every Friday if you are unable to attend your school’s testing or would like to be tested more frequently.   

Each student and staff member will receive an email and text message with a link to register from a company called “Primary,” so check your inbox (and junk/spam mail).  Click on the link to register/provide consent before you arrive, and it will save you time once you arrive on site to be tested.  Please note the link is personalized, so please do not share it with others.  When you have registered once, you will not need to register again to make future appointments. You will not be able to change specific information in the registration process but can ask a testing staff member to make changes for you while on site. Texts and emails form Primary will be sent to your contacts on file with the district as of 4/7/2021.

Once testing starts at schools, students do not need to be accompanied by an adult, IF the parent has already provided consent through the on-line registration process and an appointment is made; however, students will not be taken out of academic instruction on site for testing.  Please make appointments for students before and after their academic instruction on site.   

Diagnostic tests that determine if someone has an active COVID-19 infection fall into two categories: antigen tests, which are mostly used for rapid testing, and molecular and PCR tests. Antigen tests, also called rapid diagnostic tests, detect specific proteins on the surface of the coronavirus. 

IMPORTANT: If an employee or student is experiencing symptoms, we ask you to get a PCR test at a free county facility or with a medical provider. Unfortunately, the antigen tests used by CVESD cannot be used for return to work or school if an individual is symptomatic, per the County’s Symptom Decision Tree.  The antigen testing program is for surveillance purposes, in order to quickly determine if individuals are positive and remove such individuals and their contacts from campus as soon as possible.  

If you have any trouble registering or need information changed in the system, please visit any of the testing locations and testing staff can assist you and provide testing at that time. If the information is wrong in the registration system, please also contact your school to ensure the information is changed in the school database. Please do not call the school to change information in the testing registration site.

See the one page document below for more information.

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

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Loma Verde Hybrid Updates For Families

In-Person Hybrid Families:

Please stop by the school between 12:00-2:00 on Friday, April 9 to pick up your sign for your car, and pick up important forms. This will help with our traffic flow, identify which child you are picking up, and how they are getting home. Thank you!

Loma Verde Hybrid Reopening Communication Form

Teachers contacted parents this week to inform you of your child’s placement in Hybrid that beings on Monday, April 12. Only complete the survey below if you need a change in placement. We can not guarantee change will be available. Once hybrid begins, we will not make changes for the first 3 weeks. The survey must be completed by Friday, April 9, 2021. Thank you!

https://forms.office.com/r/tdX5ffv5UJ

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Loma Verde Elementary Reopening Video

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Click on the link to watch our Loma Verde Elementary reopening video for detailed information on our safety procedures, schedules, drop-off/pick-up procedures and more. https://video.link/w/ICHfc

NOTE: There are Closed Caption CC subtitles available for translation into different languages. Please click on CC at the bottom of the video, then settings (little wheel on the right). Click on subtitles/CC to add in translation in Spanish or another language. Hit auto-translate to pick your language of choice.

Loma Verde TK-6th Grade Hybrid Schedule Beginning April 12, 2021

Hybrid Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

We have identified arrival and dismissal procedures for employees and students. Students will be enter at one of two places:

  • Front of the school – walkers or drop off
  • Back north west corner by the park – walkers only

If you are driving, cars must enter by the Loma Verde Rec center parking lot on Loma Lane and follow the bus loop next to school. Do not enter in the exit driveway and please following traffic signs. Preschool, TK and Kinder will pull up next to the school in the 1st drop off lane.  1st-6th graders will be dropped off in a 2nd lane in front of the school.  Staff will direct cars where to go.  Thank you for your patience with our new arrival and dismissal policy.

ARRIVAL

To ensure safety for everyone there is a 10-minute arrival time window for each cohort.  For the AM Cohort students may arrive anytime between 8:00 AM– 8:10 AM. For the PM Cohort students may arrive between 12:00 PM – 12:10 PM. Students should not arrive before this time as there is no supervision.

  • Please always keep younger siblings in strollers or with you. 
  • NO PETS!
  • Please remember to stay 6 foot apart from others. 
  • Students may report to campus either by vehicle drop off or walking.   
  • No one other than staff and students will be allowed on the campus.

DISMISSAL

Students will be dismissed from the AM Cohort at 10:45 PM or at 2:45 PM for the PM Cohort. Walkers will be dismissed 5 minutes early to exit through the front gate or back gate near the park. If they are waiting for a sibling to walk with, students will meet outside room 403 by the large tree. Students waiting for a car ride will line up on campus, inside the gate to wait for their ride. Parent will have a sign with their child’s name on it displayed inside the car window. (Signs will be given out to hybrid students on April 9 from 12:00-2:00.) When a parent drives up, the student will be called to the front side walk to enter the car. Please make sure that anyone picking up your child is listed on the emergency card. Staff will assist with dismissal and traffic. Please be on time to pick up your child from the hybrid AM or PM cohort.

The Wildcat Way – April 5-9, 2021

The staff and I are excited to welcome our students back on campus! We look forward to seeing our Loma Verde Wildcats in person. Safety protocols are in place. The in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. We are finalizing rosters for in-person AM and PM cohorts and distance learning. You will be notified during the week of April 5 of your child’s hybrid/distance learning class. 

Please note that this change to hybrid instruction may require many students, even those continuing in Distance Learning, to be re-assigned to a different teacher. Our school team tried its very best to accommodate parent preferences.  Please know that despite our best efforts, we may have offered some families an option that does not match their preferences. We will create a waitlist for in-person instruction. We appreciate your patience, understanding, and flexibility.

The week of April 5th to April 9th is a teacher preparation week. This means that all students will receive 180 minutes of synchronous, online instruction from their current teacher, but will receive the remaining required instructional minutes asynchronously online.

Loma Verde Elementary Reopening Video

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Click on the link to watch our Loma Verde Elementary reopening video for detailed information on our safety procedures, schedules, drop-off/pick-up procedures and more. https://video.link/w/ICHfc

NOTE: There are Closed Caption CC subtitles available for translation into different languages. Please click on CC at the bottom of the video, then settings (little wheel on the right). Click on subtitles/CC to add in translation in Spanish or another language. Hit auto-translate to pick your language of choice.

Current Hybrid Schedule - Ben Davis High School

Loma Verde TK-6th Grade Hybrid Schedule Beginning April 12, 2021

Hybrid Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

We have identified arrival and dismissal procedures for employees and students. Students will be enter at one of two places:

  • Front of the school – walkers or drop off
  • Back north west corner by the park – walkers only

If you are driving, cars must enter by the Loma Verde Rec center parking lot on Loma Lane and follow the bus loop next to school. Do not enter in the exit driveway and please following traffic signs. Preschool, TK and Kinder will pull up next to the school in the 1st drop off lane.  1st-6th graders will be dropped off in a 2nd lane in front of the school.  Staff will direct cars where to go.  Thank you for your patience with our new arrival and dismissal policy.

ARRIVAL

To ensure safety for everyone there is a 10-minute arrival time window for each cohort.  For the AM Cohort students may arrive anytime between 8:00 AM– 8:10 AM. For the PM Cohort students may arrive between 12:00 PM – 12:10 PM. Students should not arrive before this time as there is no supervision.

  • Please always keep younger siblings in strollers or with you. 
  • NO PETS!
  • Please remember to stay 6 foot apart from others. 
  • Students may report to campus either by vehicle drop off or walking.   
  • No one other than staff and students will be allowed on the campus.

DISMISSAL

Students will be dismissed from the AM Cohort at 10:45 PM or at 2:45 PM for the PM Cohort. Walkers will be dismissed 5 minutes early to exit through the front gate or back gate near the park. If they are waiting for a sibling to walk with, students will meet outside room 403 by the large tree. Students waiting for a car ride will line up on campus, inside the gate to wait for their ride. Parent will have a sign with their child’s name on it displayed inside the car window. (Signs will be given out to hybrid students the week of April 5-9.) When a parent drives up, the student will be called to the front side walk to enter the car. Please make sure that anyone picking up your child is listed on the emergency card. Staff will assist with dismissal and traffic. Please be on time to pick up your child from the hybrid AM or PM cohort.

School Uniforms – Optional During Hybrid for Quarter 4

School uniforms will be optional for hybrid learning for the rest of this school year. 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.

Clothes shall be sufficient to conceal undergarments at all times. See-through or fishnet fabrics, halter tops, spaghetti straps, off the shoulder or low-cut tops, midriffs, no ripped jeans, and skirts/shorts shorter than mid-thigh are not appropriate. Dangling and hoop earrings, chains, and keys worn visibly around the neck are unsafe and are not acceptable. Hats, caps and other head coverings shall not be worn indoors (except for health or religious reasons). When worn outdoors, caps/hats must be worn appropriately with the bill forward, not to the side or back. High heeled shoes and shoes with wheels are not allowed. Please wear appropriate closed toed PE shoes daily, since all students have PE every day. Make-up, tattoos an false nails are inappropriate for elementary school students and not to be worn.

CVESD Reopening Playbook for Parents

Click on picture for the English version.
Click on the picture for the Spanish version.

We are pleased to announce the release of the Reopening Playbook for Parents. This document outlines our safe return to in-person instruction. Please review this “Parent Playbook” thoroughly by clicking on the image above. (English and Spanish) 

Hybrid Parent Acknowledgement Form - Col. Fred Cherry Middle School

Loma Verde Parent Handbook – Hybrid & Distance Learning 2021

LV Parent Handbook-Hybrid & Distance

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 4/5 – Start of 4th Quarter, ALL students resume class in distance learning

Monday, 4/5-4/9 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Monday, 4/12 – Start of Hybrid Model

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CVESD Safe! COVID-19 Testing this Week

As part of our District’s efforts to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, CVESD will offer viral and antibody testing the week of April 5 to all staff, students, and families. This is the period after spring break, and before the start of hybrid instruction on April 12. Testing will be available 9 am to 4:30 pm, with no testing taking place between 12 noon and 1 pm. The dates and locations are: 

  • Monday, April 5 @ Vista Square Elementary, 540 G Street, Chula Vista, 91910.  
  • Tuesday, April 6 @ Olympic View Elementary, 1220 South Greensview Dr., Chula Vista, 91915. 
  • Wednesday, April 7 @ Muraoka Elementary, 1644 Santa Alexia Ave., Chula Vista, 91913. 
  • Thursday, April 8 @ Lauderbach Elementary, 390 Palomar Street, Chula Vista, 91911. 
  • Friday, April 9 @ Finney Elementary, 3950 Byrd Street, San Diego, 92154. 

The antibody test consists of a light fingerprick; results as quickly as 15 minutes for those who stay around for their results. The viral test is the shallow nose swab test; results available within three-to-four business days. Learn more here: Viral Test for COVID-19     

Testing is voluntary. Participants have the option of only doing one of the tests or both, and they are offered at no cost (covered through health insurance or reimbursable to testing provider Kahala Biosciences under the CARES Act for those who do not have insurance). Per requests, immediate family/household members are also eligible to participate. To schedule an appointment, please click here or cut and paste the following into your web browser: https://kahalabiosciences.com/cvesd-safe/     

Thanks again for your support of CVESD Safe!, our voluntary testing and tracing program. 

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CLICK HERE for the recording of the Black Lives Advisory Council Meeting

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

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Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

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The Wildcat Way – March 28, 2021

Student Holidays: Spring Break 2021 - OFTC

Spring Break – No School

March 29 – April 2, 2021

Note: NO food distribution at Loma Verde on Thursday, April 1, 2021.

The staff and I are excited to welcome our students back on campus! We look forward to seeing our Loma Verde Wildcats in person. Safety protocols are in place. The in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. We are finalizing rosters for in-person AM and PM cohorts and distance learning. You will be notified during the week of April 5 of your child’s hybrid/distance learning class. 

Please note that this change to hybrid instruction may require many students, even those continuing in Distance Learning, to be re-assigned to a different teacher. Our school team tried its very best to accommodate parent preferences.  Please know that despite our best efforts, we may have offered some families an option that does not match their preferences. We will create a waitlist for in-person instruction. We appreciate your patience, understanding, and flexibility.

The week of April 5th to April 9th is a teacher preparation week. This means that all students will receive 180 minutes of synchronous, online instruction from their current teacher, but will receive the remaining required instructional minutes asynchronously online.

Loma Verde Elementary Reopening Video

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Click on the link to watch our Loma Verde Elementary reopening video for detailed information on our safety procedures, schedules, drop-off/pick-up procedures and more. https://video.link/w/ICHfc

NOTE: There are Closed Caption CC subtitles available for translation into different languages. Please click on CC at the bottom of the video, then settings (little wheel on the right). Click on subtitles/CC to add in translation in Spanish or another language. Hit auto-translate to pick your language of choice.

Current Hybrid Schedule - Ben Davis High School

Loma Verde TK-6th Grade Hybrid Schedule Beginning April 12, 2021

Hybrid Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

We have identified arrival and dismissal procedures for employees and students. Students will be enter at one of two places:

  • Front of the school – walkers or drop off
  • Back north west corner by the park – walkers only

If you are driving, cars must enter by the Loma Verde Rec center parking lot on Loma Lane and follow the bus loop next to school. Do not enter in the exit driveway and please following traffic signs. Preschool, TK and Kinder will pull up next to the school in the 1st drop off lane.  1st-6th graders will be dropped off in a 2nd lane in front of the school.  Staff will direct cars where to go.  Thank you for your patience with our new arrival and dismissal policy.

ARRIVAL

To ensure safety for everyone there is a 10-minute arrival time window for each cohort.  For the AM Cohort students may arrive anytime between 8:00 AM– 8:10 AM. For the PM Cohort students may arrive between 12:00 PM – 12:10 PM. Students should not arrive before this time as there is no supervision.

  • Please always keep younger siblings in strollers or with you. 
  • NO PETS!
  • Please remember to stay 6 foot apart from others. 
  • Students may report to campus either by vehicle drop off or walking.   
  • No one other than staff and students will be allowed on the campus.

DISMISSAL

Students will be dismissed from the AM Cohort at 10:45 PM or at 2:45 PM for the PM Cohort. Walkers will be dismissed 5 minutes early to exit through the front gate or back gate near the park. If they are waiting for a sibling to walk with, students will meet outside room 403 by the large tree. Students waiting for a car ride will line up on campus, inside the gate to wait for their ride. Parent will have a sign with their child’s name on it displayed inside the car window. (Signs will be given out to hybrid students the week of April 5-9.) When a parent drives up, the student will be called to the front side walk to enter the car. Please make sure that anyone picking up your child is listed on the emergency card. Staff will assist with dismissal and traffic. Please be on time to pick up your child from the hybrid AM or PM cohort.

School Uniforms – Optional During Hybrid for Quarter 4

School uniforms will be optional for hybrid learning for the rest of this school year. 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.

CVESD Reopening Playbook for Parents

Click on picture for the English version.
Click on the picture for the Spanish version.

We are pleased to announce the release of the Reopening Playbook for Parents. This document outlines our safe return to in-person instruction. Please review this “Parent Playbook” thoroughly by clicking on the image above. (English and Spanish) 

Hybrid Parent Acknowledgement Form - Col. Fred Cherry Middle School

Loma Verde Parent Handbook – Hybrid & Distance Learning 2021

LV Parent Handbook-Hybrid & Distance

Thought Exchange button

Thought Exchange is here! Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve in our goals, actions and services. If you have not already done so, please click here: https://bit.ly/38nuIgH

New Student Registration - Woodstock High School

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 3/29 – Friday, 4/2 – Spring Break

Monday, 4/5 – Start of 4th Quarter, ALL students resume class in distance learning

Monday, 4/5-4/9 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Monday, 4/12 – Start of Hybrid Model

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

Get District and School Notifications 2019-20 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp combined

Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

Follow us on the Loma Verde Facebook page.

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PLEASE JOIN US FOR 1 OF THE PRINCIPAL RE-OPENING CHATS TO DISCUSS HYBRID AND SCHOOL SAFETY

Topic: Loma Verde Re-Opening Principal Chat
Time: Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021 10:30 AM

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5413283279?pwd=UkdhUU8rK0lNbEh2SWpDSzdvdnMyZz09

Meeting ID: 541 328 3279
Passcode: lomaverde

Spanish Translation of 3/23 10:30 AM Meeting Link:
http://bit.ly/SPANISHRe-OpeningChatMar23

OR

Topic: Loma Verde Re-Opening Principal Chat
Time: Wednesday, Mar 24, 2021 6:00 PM

Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 541 328 3279
Passcode: lomaverde

Spanish Translation of 3/24 6:00 PM Meeting Link:
http://bit.ly/SPANISHRe-OpeningChatMar24

The Wildcat Way – March 22-26, 2021 (Week 27)

The staff and I are excited to welcome our students back on campus! We look forward to seeing our Loma Verde Wildcats in person. Safety protocols are in place. The in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. We are finalizing rosters for in-person AM and PM cohorts and distance learning. You will be notified during the week of April 5 of your child’s hybrid/distance learning class. Please note that this change to hybrid instruction may require many students, even those continuing in Distance Learning, to be re-assigned to a different teacher.

Principal Mrs. Watson will be hosting two Re-opening Principal Chats on Tuesday, Mar. 23 at 10:30 AM and Wednesday, Mar. 24 at 6:00 PM. We will be going over schedules, safety, ingress and egress, and classroom protocols. These meetings will be recorded. Please attend one!

The week of April 5th to April 9th is a teacher preparation week: This means that all students will receive some synchronous, online instruction from their current teacher, but will receive the remaining required instructional minutes asynchronously online.

Principal Coffee Chat – School Reopening

Join us on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at either 10:30 AM or Wednesday, March 24, 2021 6:00 PM to hear more about our Loma Verde reopening plan and school safety. The link will be posted on ClassDojo and this blog for you to join in either English or Spanish.

Join us for District's Virtual Town Hall on Monday, 10/5! – Olympic View  Elementary-A Leader in Me School

Reopening Details – Virtual Town Hall Meeting with Superintendent Dr. Escobedo – Tuesday, March 23 6:00

Click here to access the Virtual Town Hall in English and Spanish.

Current Hybrid Schedule - Ben Davis High School

Loma Verde TK-6th Grade Hybrid Schedule Beginning April 12, 2021

Messages From the Superintendent

Hybrid Model Begins on April 12th

Please see the letter below from our Superintendent of schools, Dr. Francisco Escobedo:

Dear Parents/Guardians,

It is my pleasure to share our District’s official notice to you that our in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. CVESD teachers who are working in the in-person hybrid instructional model will return to their respective schools on Monday, April 5. This ensures teachers and staff have appropriate time to prepare for the transition from distance learning to in-person instruction. Reopening details will be shared at a Virtual Town Hall Meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23.  

As you know, parents can select the in-person hybrid model or keep their child(ren) in distance learning for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year. At a special meeting on Tuesday, a Board of Education majority noted that our District is on track to move forward with in-person instruction because we have met the conditions laid out in the Memorandum of Understanding with Chula Vista Educators, the bargaining group that represents teachers. A key condition for reopening was that San Diego County return to the Red Tier, as defined in the state’s tiered system. This week, County officials announced that COVID-19 case rates lowered enough for the state to re-designate San Diego from the most restrictive Purple Tier to the less restrictive Red Tier—paving the way for school districts across the region to reopen or expand in-person instruction.  

Starting school in a hybrid format ensures that a limited number of students are on campus at any one time, allowing protocols such as physical distancing to be more easily implemented. In CVESD, the hybrid model consists of in-person instruction in an a.m./p.m. format Monday-Thursday, with Fridays reserved for distance learning. 

It would be the first time that our schools have reopened to daily instruction since the pandemic forced school closures a year ago. I am indeed excited to welcome back students to in-person instruction. I know so many staff and families are excited to return as well. I also recognize the anxiety that some have about a return of even some of our students to campus. I want to reassure you that our District is going above and beyond when it comes to safety protocols and requirements. A hybrid instructional format is not a perfect solution. But it is an important step in restoring educational equity to our community. Students and families have suffered immensely during the pandemic from the prolonged school closures. Now, it is time to heal. It is time for all of us to recover and rebuild together. 

Thank you for your patience, resiliency and grit in these extraordinary 12 months since we had to close our schools.

Warm regards,

Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D.
Superintendent 

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We are pleased to announce the release of the Reopening Playbook for Parents. This document outlines our safe return to in-person instruction. Please review this “Parent Playbook” thoroughly by clicking on the image above. (English and Spanish) 

Loma Verde Parent Handbook – Hybrid & Distance Learning 2021

LV Parent Handbook-Hybrid & Distance

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Parent Teacher Conferences – 3/22-25, 2021

Our Spring Parent-Teacher Conferences continue this week and end on Thursday, March 25.  Please make every effort to attend the scheduled conference to discuss your child’s progress.  Our teachers will share very important information and you will have an opportunity to ask questions about your child’s progress this school year.

Please remember that all Kinder-6th grade students will have 2 hours of synchronous (live) instruction with their teachers on conference days. The other time will be asynchronous classroom activities (SeeSaw, SmartsAnts, Achieve3000, iReady Math, etc).  

Thought Exchange button

Thought Exchange is here! Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve in our goals, actions and services. If you have not already done so, please click here: https://bit.ly/38nuIgH

New Student Registration - Woodstock High School

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration began on March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

ELPAC Testing Continues TK-6th

Is your child an English Language Learner?  ELPAC testing will continue this week for some grade levels. Your child’s teacher will contact you with dates and important information about taking this assessment remotely. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

Monday, 3/22-Thursday, 3/25 Parent Teacher Conferences

Monday, 3/22 3:30 Dino School Storytime (see flyer below)

Monday, 3/22 – 6:00 PM BLAC (Black Learners Advisory Committee) Click Here to Register

Tuesday, 3/23 10:30 AM Principal Coffee Chat (virtual)

Tuesday, 3/26 6:00 PM Virtual Town Hall with Dr. Escobedo (virtual)

Wednesday, 3/24 6:00 PM Principal Coffee Chat (virtual)

Student Holidays: Spring Break 2021 - OFTC

Thursday, 3/25 12:00-2:00 Loma Verde Food Distribution

Friday, 3/26 Last Day of 3rd Quarter

Monday, 3/29 – Friday, 4/2 – Spring Break

Monday, 4/5 – Start of 4th Quarter, ALL students resume class in distance learning

Monday, 4/5-4/9 Loma Verde VAPA Classes

Monday, 4/12 – Start of Hybrid Model

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School Average Attendance for the week of March 15-19, 2021 = 93.4%

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Be sure your child attends school every day, on time, and for the entire class period. Attendance is a very important part of Distance Learning! Cameras should be on and students need to participate. Students are also required to complete their “asynchronous work” assignments that are done when they are not meeting live with the teacher.

Top attendance is for the following classes:

  • 99% 3rd Grade Mrs. Josa
  • 98% 3rd/4th Grade Ms. Martinez
  • 97.4% 1st Grade Mrs. Polanco Campos
  • 97.3% 5th Grade Mr. Cooper
  • 97.1% 5th/6th Grade Mrs. Murdoch
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Free COVID-19 Tests from San Diego County

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in our community. There are a number of testing sites in the South County, thanks to the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency. See the list below for COVID-19 testing sites:

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COVID-19 Parent & Family Resource Guide

Click on A Guide for Parent on Illness or Positive Tests for COVID-19 Virus to learn more about what to do if your child is sick and/or tests positive for COVID-19 and when they can return to school.

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With information about the COVID-19 pandemic changing quickly, CVESD will do its best to keep our community informed as new details become available. Click here to find links to Community Services.

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

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Reopening Information

I know you have many questions regarding reopening. You will be receiving further updates in the upcoming days. You can view the news segment from Dr. Escobedo here:

https://www.cbs8.com/video/news/local/morning-extra/chula-vista-elementary-school-district-superintendent-explains-reopening-plans/509-df11cce5-53a2-47b3-998c-f0ace4ba9d61

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The staff and I are excited to welcome our students back on campus! We look forward to seeing our Loma Verde Wildcats in person. Safety protocols are in place. The in-person, hybrid instructional model for students will begin on Monday, April 12. We are finalizing rosters for in-person AM and PM cohorts and distance learning. You will be notified next week of your child’s placement and teacher.

Principal Watson will be hosting two Re-opening Principal Chats on Tuesday, Mar. 23 at 10:30 AM and Wednesday, Mar. 24 at 6:00 PM. We will be going over schedules, safety, ingress and egress, and classroom protocols. These meetings will be recorded. Please attend one!

The Wildcat Way – March 15-19, 2021 (Week 26)

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Transition to Hybrid Instruction Approved

As you know, our CVESD school board authorized the transition to hybrid instruction at the CVESD board meeting on 3/2/2021. We do not have an exact date for the start of hybrid instruction yet, but they did announce it would be no sooner than April 5th. Once we have a specific return date, we will share it via all our communication platforms. We have been busy preparing for the transition to hybrid instruction for many months. We are in the process of finalizing our Hybrid In Person Rosters and our Distance Learning Rosters. Our hybrid schedule, will be 8:10 to 10:45 M-TH or 12:10-2:45 M-TH with all Distance Learning on Friday. If your child is staying in the Distance Learning format, their schedule will remain fairly consistent. We are using the preferences you submitted for either In Person or Distance Learning on the survey you completed at the end of January. If you have changed your mind since then, and have not already emailed me about that change, please email me as soon as possible. We can make adjustments to rosters as space allows. Our goal is to finalize rosters in the next week. My email address is bree.watson@cvesd.org, please feel free to email me if you have any questions or if you have changed your preference. If you would like additional information about Reopening, please read the district handbook for parents in both English and Spanish: CLICK HERE.

Principal Coffee Chat – School Reopening

Join us on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at either 10:30 AM or 6:00 PM to hear more about our Loma Verde reopening plan and school safety. The link will be posted on ClassDojo and this blog for you to join in either English or Spanish.

Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for the CVESD updated FAQs regarding in-person instruction, school reopening plans, and the testing and tracing program.

CVESD has a video about how we are actively preparing for students’ return. Watch this video for more information: https://youtu.be/FTySt8UZipQ.

New Student Registration - Woodstock High School

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student Registration

Kindergarten and NEW student registration will begin March 15 for the 2021-2022 school year with a NEW online system. There will be no paper packets for this year’s registration. Those currently registered DO NOT have to reregister. You will just complete proof of residency when the time comes. CLICK HERE for further information.  To view the district website for registration information, CLICK HERE

Computer Devices & WIFI to Loan Families

We recommend each student have their own laptop with a camera and microphone for Distance Learning.  Some tablets have compatibility issues with the Microsoft Teams platform and online learning programs.

If your child needs a device or wifi hotspot, please complete and submit this form below, so we can plan and prepare the devices for distribution.  If you do not need a device or hotspot, please do not fill out this form. Please fill out a form for each child who needs a device.  Do not fill out for a child who previously received a device.  We will notify you when you device and/or WIFI hotspot are ready.

Click Here to Complete the Computer Request Survey

Click Here to Complete the WIFI Hotspot Request Survey

LCAP Thought Exchange

The Chula Vista Elementary School District invites you to contribute to “ThoughtExchange,” our interactive survey, which helps us understand what is working well and how we can improve. Your input is key to guiding our Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP), a three-year plan that describes the District’s goals, actions, services, and expenditures that support positive student outcomes.

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about the LCAP necessarily revolve around resource allocation and target students’ classroom learning opportunities—particularly those of English Learners, students of poverty (including homeless), and foster youth. School districts such as ours receive additional funding based on the number of low-income, English learner, and foster youth that we serve. Development of our plan is dependent on the input of stakeholders that include students, parents, staff, employee representative groups, and community organizations.

Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve in our goals, actions and services. If you have not already done so, please click here to access or cut and paste the following into your web browser: https://tejoin.com/884705022

Stakeholders begin by sharing their thoughts. Then, they review and “star” the thoughts of others before discovering what the community values.

Learn more here about the state’s Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), which is California’s mechanism for allocating funding for K-12 schools, and how it relates to the LCAP.

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Social Emotional Learning Newsletters-March 2021

English Parent SEL Newsletterhttps://spark.adobe.com/page/BLcMkZB49mCEM/

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Spanish Parent SEL Newsletterhttps://spark.adobe.com/page/mf4ZRGzSda3Uq/

Boletín de Aprendizaje Socioemocional (SEL) para padres: Mentalidad de CrecimientoA story told with Adobe Sparkspark.adobe.com

ELPAC Testing Continues TK-6th

Is your child an English Language Learner?  ELPAC testing will continue this week for some grade levels. Your child’s teacher will contact you with dates and important information about taking this assessment remotely. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University
Daylight Savings Time Begins - Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Elementary School

Sunday, 3/14 – Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 am: Set your clocks ahead 1 hour before you go to bed on Saturday!

Monday, 3/15 Kinder & New Student registration for the 2021-2022 school year starts

Monday, 3/15-Friday, 3/19 VAPA Week

Tuesday, 3/16 6:00 CVESD Special Board Meeting (virtual)