Message From the Superintendent 6/9/2020

 

 

Message from the SuperintendentYour Grit Inspires Us!

Dear Parents/Guardians and Staff Members:

As we see the 2019-20 school year come to a close, I want to thank you and your children for your flexibility and adaptability as we quickly transitioned to distance learning and instruction. Everyone showed a true level of grit that was both inspiring and uplifting. Congratulations on a successful school year and best of luck to those moving on to the next stage of their educational pursuits.

Our attention turns now to the work of finalizing plans for the 2020-21 school session. At this time, we have targeted Monday, August 31, as the proposed date that school will begin. While we traditionally align our calendar with the Sweetwater Union High School District (SUHSD), we also understand that the challenges and considerations regarding safely reopening schools and providing meaningful instruction via distance learning are different for elementary schools and secondary schools. It is our intention to align our future calendars with SUHSD once this pandemic is over.

The direction our reopening takes will depend on several important pieces: implementing school guidance and public health recommendations, countywide efforts to ensure COVID-19 is under control and cases are on the way down, progress along the Governor’s multi-phased roadmap for ending the stay-at-home order, guidance from the newly released Guidebook for the Safe Reopening of California’s Public Schools, and, just as importantly, input from our stakeholder groups.

Survey Says…

Recently, the Chula Vista Elementary School District reached out to our community and asked for input about the coming school year and the design of school reopenings. Over 9,000 responses were received and that input has been critical to our work in crafting our plan for teaching and learning. Three specific results are worth noting.

When surveyed about potential learning models, our families indicated:

  • 36% would prefer on-site instruction
  • 19% would prefer virtual school
  • 55% would prefer some form of blended learning model.

During the summer, our staff will create both online virtual school as well as live sessions to help recover lost learning. Starting July 15, we will send an update every two weeks regarding the status of these learning platforms. We want to keep you as informed and up to date as possible so that we start the new school year off on the right foot.

No matter what form instruction and learning take in the coming school year, CVESD remains committed to protecting the health and safety of our entire school communities. Getting back to school is critically important, as you know, but doing so responsibly and with a focus on preventing the spread of this virus is paramount.

Challenging Times

There is no doubt we find ourselves in challenging times and I would be remiss if I did not also comment on the events of the last few weeks with regard to social justice, protesting of police brutality, and demands for significant and meaningful change in our country. As protests continued for another weekend, I concentrated on listening. I listened to African-American school leaders in our District. I listened to African-American colleagues and friends. I also listened to teachers, staff members and school psychologists who were not African-American, as they shared with me their horror in watching video capturing the death of a bound George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer. This was the latest in a string of killings and racial injustices targeting black Americans.

Like those from all walks of life and many sectors of industry, we as a District proudly acknowledge Black Lives Matter.

Many of our families are deeply hurting right now. We as educators and members of the larger community have a moral obligation to create safe spaces for discussion and learning so that we don’t miss the lesson in these recent events. We need to listen to the voices crying out for change and understanding. We need to listen to our children’s questions about the difficult images they are seeing on their screens. Together, we need to take action and assist in the process of developing strategies that will make a difference.

Our students need us now more than ever. They need guidance that is informed, authentic, and filled with compassion and understanding. Sometimes, additional resources can be a bridge when we don’t feel fully equipped to assist our young people. Two valuable resources you might refer to come from our Multi-Tiered Systems of Support Director and our District’s social workers, as well as the San Diego County Office of Education. These are excellent resources that may assist in facilitating conversations between students and families.

I am hopeful we are ready to move forward as a District, a community, and a nation united in the belief that we can and will do better. Only then can we live up to our belief that each and every child is an individual of great worth.

Sincerely,

Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D.
Superintendent

 

The Wildcat Way June 8-12, 2020

 

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Congratulations to the Loma Verde 6th grade class of 2020 on your promotion to middle school!  We had a car parade send-off for students and families last week.

 

Talking to your children about the current, tragic events can be challenging.  For support, please see a special edition of our Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Family Newsletter: Click here to access this support for families. or use this link: https://spark.adobe.com/page/NHyPzJjO0V1OP/?w=2_8038

 

We Need Your Input: Parent Survey on Distance Learning Plan and School Reopening

Dixon High SchoolPlease take this brief, yet important survey to help guide our school and district as we consider staffing needs and models for teaching next year whether physically in person in a classroom, online in a virtual classroom, or a combination of both. The purpose of this survey is to measure you and your child’s experience this 2019-20 academic year and to assist schools in planning for the 2020-21 school year. Parents/guardians of current students will also be asked about interest in continuing their student’s education in CVESD for grades 7 and 8. The survey takes just a few minutes.   Take Survey

No Report Cards This Quarter

A friendly reminder that students will not receive a report card for quarter 4. If you did not receive a digital copy of your child’s 3rd quarter report card, please contact Mrs. Watson at bree.watson@cvesd.org.

 

Book Return

Monday-Wednesday, June 8-12 from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

Loma Verde Front Office

At this time, the Loma Verde office and the school remain closed to the public.   The front office staff will be working diligently to end the 2019-2020 school year and prepare for the 2020-2021 school year.  During the school closure, we have been checking and responding to voicemails and emails.  We will be in the office and available to receive phone calls and e-mails from 8:00-4:30 over the next week and a half before closing for the summer break starting Wednesday, June 17.

 

Computer Devices & WIFI on Loan to Families

In order to support continued learning over the summer for all students, we have changed the return dates of laptops and WIFI hotspots.  Revised dates will allow students to access our digital instructional programs, including Achieve 3000, Benchmark Universe, Smarty Ants, i-Ready, and other available online learning resources during the summer break.  Return “dates” are as follows:

  • Preschool to Grade 6 students who we know are leaving our District/feeder area should return laptops and hotspots prior to office closure on June 12. Please return your device or WIFI hotspot Monday-Friday between 8:00-3:00 to the front office.
  • Preschool to Grade 5 students who will remain in our District next year, will keep laptops and hotspots through the summer break. When school begins next year,  we will let you know about the device return.
  • Current 6th graders who will be attending our feeder Sweetwater middle schools will keep their laptops and hotspots until our school offices open next year. We will let you know the plan for collecting 6th-grade devices before students begin middle school. You will be notified by a SchoolMessenger call and email.

 

Kindergarten & New Student Registration

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Do you know a child who will turn 5 by September 1, 2020? It’s time for kinder registration! Please spread the word. The school office is closed to the public, so registration is happening online.  Questions? email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org

 

Registration Support

If you need to pick up a Registration Packet or need help completing the registration forms, please stop by the school on June 11 or 12 from 10:00-12:00 for help.  We can make copies of your required documents and guide you with the registration process.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2020-2021

registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year?

Please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

Residency Verification for 2020-2021 ON HOLDResidency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...

Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned).

 

 

Summer Learning Resources

School is over for the 2019-2020 school year, but learning never stops!  The Chula Vista Elementary School District is currently developing many optional resources to support learning over the summer months. Please view the My Child’s Learning page of the Parents section on the CVESD website. CVESD students (including 6th graders who have promoted) have access to online learning programs through July 31, including their class Team.

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

 

CVESD Free Meal Service Continues

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed. Meal distribution will continue over the summer.

 

Need Technical Support for District Supported Programs?

Help Desk - Group CCIGroup CCICVESD has a Parent Helpline 619-409-6638 to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–5:00 p.m. You may need to leave a message during peak times; someone will contact you as soon as possible. Need help with Office 365/Teams? Click here.

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!  VAPA YouTube channel

 

Community Resource Calendar

Please share this Cox Home Network Tips Page and May-June Community Resource Calendar created by the amazing CVESD Parent Engagement Liaison, Ms. Angelica Maldonado.

Cox Home Network Tips

May June 2020 Calendar ENGLISH

 

Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

 

Census 2020

What If a Citizenship Question Doesn't Meaningfully Reduce Census ...

The 2020 Census is underway – more than half the households across America have responded – and more are responding every day. Online, phone, and mailed self-responses will continue through Oct. 31.  Remember to complete the CENSUS that is important for School Funding! If you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.  Click on the links to access the Census 2020_flyer_ENGLISH or Census 2020_FLYERS_SPANISH for more information

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HAPPY SUMMER VACATION

The Wildcat Way June 1-5, 2020

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We wanted to wish you a happy last week of distance learning for the 2019-2020 school year.  We miss all of you and can’t wait to see all of our Wildcats in person soon.  An updated school start date has not been determined yet.  You will receive information as soon as this is set.  Please stay safe and healthy.

Important Information From the Superintendent

In case you missed it, please click the following link to view the Superintendent’s latest special edition COVID-19 Newsletter.  Superintendent Message

We Need Your Input: Parent Survey on Distance Learning Plan and School Reopening

Please take this brief, yet important survey to help guide our school and district as we consider staffing needs and models for teaching next year whether physically in person in a classroom, online in a virtual classroom, or a combination of both. The purpose of this survey is to measure you and your child’s experience this 2019-20 academic year, and to assist schools in planning for the 2020-21 school year. Parents/guardians of current students will also be asked about interest in continuing their student’s education in CVESD for grades 7 and 8. The survey takes just a few minutes.   Take Survey

 

Lifetouch Spring Picture Pick Up

Screen Shot 2020-05-30 at 9.53.43 AMLifetouch has delivered the spring picture packages to our school. If you already ordered your pictures, they will be handed out next week during your designated time slots on campus. Picture proof sheets will also be available at this time. If you haven’t ordered pictures, you can call 1-800-736-4753 or go to mylifeftouch.com to use LiveChat and Lifetouch will help locate your access credentials to place your order. Use event number EVTF3FZVB.

  • TK, Kinder-2nd grade: Monday, June 1 (10:00 -12:00)
  • Preschool: Monday, June 1 (12:00-1:00)
  • SDC Preschool: Monday, June 1 (1:00-2:00)
  • 6th grade: Tuesday, June 2 (during car parade 9:00-10:00)
  • 3rd-5th grade: Wednesday, June 3 (10:00-12:00)

 

No Report Cards This Quarter

A friendly reminder that students will not recieve a report card for quarter 4. If you did not receive a digital copy of your child’s 3rd quarter report card, please contact your child’s teacher ASAP.

 

Book Return

Monday-Wednesday, June 1-3 from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

Computer Devices & WIFI on Loan to Families

55+ Clipart Computer... Free Clip Art Computer | ClipartLookIn order to support continued learning over the summer for all students, we have changed the return dates of laptops and WIFI hotspots.  Revised dates will allow students to access our digital instructional programs, including Achieve 3000, Benchmark Universe, Smarty Ants, i-Ready, and other available online learning resources during the summer break.  Return “dates” are as follows:

  • Preschool to Grade 6 students who we know are leaving our District/feeder area should return laptops and hotspots prior to office closure on June 12. Please return your device or WIFI hotspot Monday-Friday between 8:00-3:00 to the front office.
  • Preschool to Grade 5 students who will remain in our District next year, will keep laptops and hotspots through the summer break. When school begins next year,  we will let you know about the device return.
  • Current 6th graders who will be attending our feeder Sweetwater middle schools will keep their laptops and hotspots until our school offices open next year. We will let you know the plan for collecting 6th-grade devices before students begin middle school. You will be notified by a SchoolMessenger call and email.

 

Kindergarten & New Student Registration

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Do you know a child who will turn 5 by September 1, 2020? It’s time for kinder registration! Please spread the word. The school office is closed to the public, so registration is happening online.  Questions? email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org

 

Registration Support

If you need to pick up a Registration Packet or need help completing the regirstation forms, please stop by the school on June 4, 5, 11, or 12 from 10:00-12:00 for help.  We can make copies of your required documents and guide you with the registration process.

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2020-2021

registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year?

Please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

Residency Verification for 2020-2021 ON HOLDResidency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...

Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned).

 

 

Distance Learning Resources

Distance Learning FAQ - Park Hill School DistrictSchool isn’t over until June 3rd!  To prevent learning loss, it is critical for children to be engaged in learning. CVESD now has Distance Learning packets available for download. Curriculum packets may be used with/without technology. Each packet is intended to last two weeks (10 school days). Packets will also be available over the summer.

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

 

CVESD Free Meal Service Continues

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed. Meal distribution will continue over the summer.

 

New CVESD P.E. Website

We now have a P.E. YouTube Channel for CVESD.  You can access different videos such as sports skills, Casio workouts, strength training, mental wellness, nutrition, and more.  Check it out!

 

Parent Wellness

During this challenging time, sometimes your own health and wellness may be out of the question. Coach G has created a resource to support health and wellness for our parents. Click on the link below to find a  variety of activities for you! Parent Wellness Virtual Room 

 

BiddingOwl - Golden Hill Education Foundation Auction6th Grade Promotion Information

The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 2nd from 9:00-10:00 A.M.  Details have been sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

 

Need Technical Support for District Supported Programs?

Help Desk - Group CCIGroup CCICVESD has a Parent Helpline 619-409-6638 to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–5:00 p.m. You may need to leave a message during peak times; someone will contact you as soon as possible. Need help with Office 365/Teams? Click here.

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!  VAPA YouTube channel

 

Community Resource Calendar

Please share this Cox Home Network Tips Page and May-June Community Resource Calendar created by the amazing CVESD Parent Engagement Liaison, Ms. Angelica Maldonado.

Cox Home Network Tips

May June 2020 Calendar ENGLISH

 

Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

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Monday, June 1 (10:00 -12:00) TK, Kinder-2nd grade: Life Touch Picture Pick Up

Monday, June 1 (12:00-1:00) Preschool: Life Touch Picture Pick Up

Monday, June 1 (1:00-2:00) SDC Preschool: Life Touch Picture Pick Up

Tuesday, June 2, (9:00-10:00) 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade & Life Touch Picture Pick Up

Tuesday, June 2, (4:00) – Virtual SSC Meeting (Email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org for the link)

Wednesday, June 3 (10:00-12:00) 3rd-5th grade: Life Touch Picture Pick Up

JUNE 3 – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

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Census 2020

What If a Citizenship Question Doesn't Meaningfully Reduce Census ...

The 2020 Census is underway – more than half the households across America have responded – and more are responding every day. Online, phone, and mailed self-responses will continue through Oct. 31.  Remember to complete the CENSUS that is important for School Funding! If you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.  Click on the links to access the Census 2020_flyer_ENGLISH or Census 2020_FLYERS_SPANISH for more information

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

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The Wildcat Way May 25-29, 2020

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Monday, May 25th is Memorial Day! We will not have Distance Learning on Monday.  Instead, we would love for you to take time to honor all those who have lost their lives serving our country.  Perhaps you can create some chalk art or hang a sign in your window at home.  Also, enjoy some fresh air and get active with your family!

 

Book Return: Wednesday, May 27 & Friday, May 29Please Return all Library Books - Keep Calm and Posters Generator ...

Wednesday, May 27, and Friday, May 29 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

 

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Welcome to ‘Innovation Week 2020’!

During this week, members of our CVESD Innovation team will be hosting live online events that explore topics from superhero technology, to building important tools (that will also produce some tasty treats), to exploring the amazing structures animals use for survival. All live sessions will be hosted on the Microsoft Teams platform and are open to the public to join.  Click here for more information on each session and the links to the live events.  Please share this link with your students as well.

  • Tuesday – Innovation Station: Engineering Superhero Technology
  • Wednesday – Energy Station: Cooking up S’More Energy
  • Thursday – Hydro Station: Building an Edible Aquifer
  • Friday – Living Coast Discovery Center: Structures for Survival: Sea Stars, Sharks, & More! 

 

Distance Learning

Distance Learning FAQ - Park Hill School DistrictSchool isn’t over until June 3rd! ALL Loma Verde teachers are teaching. To prevent learning loss, it is critical for children to be engaged in learning. If you have any questions about Distance Learning, or you need support, please contact your child’s teacher or Mrs. Watson (619-420-3940 x370190). In addition, CVESD now has Distance Learning packets available for download. Curriculum packets may be used with/without technology. Each packet is intended to last two weeks (10 school days).

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

 

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration.2019 - MSD

Do you know a child who will turn 5 by September 1, 2020? It’s time for kinder registration! Please spread the word. The school office is closed to the public, so registration is happening online.  Questions? email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org

 

 

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2020-2021

registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

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

 

Residency Verification for 2020-2021 ON HOLDResidency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...

Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned).

 

CVESD Free Meal Service Continues

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week on Wednesday and Friday.  District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

Virtual Field Day – Join Us!

Field Day April th – Harmony School of Endeavor – AustinDon’t forget we are full swing in our Virtual Field Day, you can access all necessary information by visiting the link below. We have also included a link to a short video for any questions you have about Field Day.

Click here to participate in Field Day

Questions on Field Day

 

BiddingOwl - Golden Hill Education Foundation Auction6th Grade Promotion Information

The 6th-Grade Promotion car parade celebration is Tuesday, June 2nd from 9:00-10:00 A.M.  Details will be sent to 6th-grade families.  A virtual promotion ceremony video link will be emailed.

 

Need Technical Support for District Supported Programs?

Help Desk - Group CCIGroup CCICVESD has a Parent Helpline 619-409-6638 to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–5:00 p.m. You may need to leave a message during peak times; someone will contact you as soon as possible. Need help with Office 365/Teams? Click here.

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

VAPA YouTube channel

 

Community Resource Calendar

Please share this Cox Home Network Tips Page and May-June Community Resource Calendar created by the amazing CVESD Parent Engagement Liaison, Ms. Angelica Maldonado.

Cox Home Network Tips

May June 2020 Calendar ENGLISH

 

 

Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

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Monday, May 25 Memorial Day NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, May 27 2:30 CVESD Virtual Board Meeting

Thursday, May 28, 6:00 p.m. BAC Meeting  BAC Agenda for May 28 2020 Meeting

Tuesday, June 2, 9:00-10:00 6th Grade Promotion Car Parade

SSC

Tuesday, June 2, 3:00 Virtual SSC Meeting (Email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org for the link)

JUNE 3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

 

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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 May 18-22, 2020

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Nearly all the Loma Verde staff are in the picture.  Can you identify them? 

Message from the Superintendent

Please click on Dr. Escobedo’s most recent message about When and How to Reopen Schools?

 

Distance Learning

Distance Learning FAQ - Park Hill School DistrictSchool is still continuing at Loma Verde with week 6 of Distance Learning.  Our goal is to keep student learning alive and well until health officials determine that our school is safe to reopen. We will continue providing access to flexible academic opportunities to the best extent possible this week through Distance Learning.  ALL Loma Verde teachers are providing Distance Learning lessons and activities for students. If you have any questions about Distance Learning, please contact your child’s teacher, or Mrs. Watson (619-420-3940). In addition, CVESD now has Distance Learning packets available for download for students in all grades. Curriculum packets may be used with/without technology. Each packet is intended to last two weeks (10 school days). The last day of school distance learning is June 3.

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

 

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration.2019 - MSD

Do you know a child who will turn 5 by September 1, 2020? It’s time for kinder registration! Please spread the word. The school office is closed to the public, so registration is happening online.  Questions? email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org

 

 

Zone Transfers and Students Not Returning 2020-2021

registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know by May 22 by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

 

Residency Verification for 2020-2021 ON HOLDResidency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...

Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned).

 

CVESD Free Meal Service Continues

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Monday and Wednesday bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings for 2 days. Friday’s meal bag will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

Virtual Field Day – Join Us!

Field Day April th – Harmony School of Endeavor – AustinDon’t forget we are full swing in our Virtual Field Day, you can access all necessary information by visiting the link below. We have also included a link to a short video for any questions you have about Field Day.

Click here to participate in Field Day

Questions on Field Day

 

BiddingOwl - Golden Hill Education Foundation Auction6th Grade Promotion Information

6th Grade Promotion is Tuesday, June 2nd with a car parade celebration and virtual promotion ceremony (video link will be emailed).  More information coming soon!

 

Need Technical Support for District Supported Programs?

Help Desk - Group CCIGroup CCICVESD has a Parent Helpline 619-409-6638 to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–3:30 p.m. You may need to leave a message during peak times; someone will contact you as soon as possible. Need help with Office 365/Teams? Click here.

 

Book Return, Wednesday, May 20Please Return all Library Books - Keep Calm and Posters Generator ...

Wednesday, May 20 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

VAPA YouTube channel

 

Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

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Monday, May 25 Memorial Day NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, April 29 BAC Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 28 at 6:00 pm. Notice of Adjournment for the District Budget Advisory Committee (BAC).

Tuesday, June 2 – 6th Grade Promotion is Tuesday, June 2nd with a car parade celebration and virtual promotion ceremony (video link will be emailed).  More information coming soon!

SSC

The next SSC Meeting – Tuesday, May 19 at 3:00 pm (location online; email elsa.defor link) has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 2 at 3:00.

JUNE 3 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

 

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The Wildcat Way May 11-15, 2020

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Best wishes to all the amazing moms in our Loma Verde family!

 

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We are now in week 5 of Distance Learning.  Our goal is to keep student learning alive and well until health officials determine that our school is safe to reopen. We will continue providing access to flexible academic opportunities to the best extent possible this week through Distance Learning.  ALL Loma Verde teachers are providing Distance Learning lessons and activities for students. If you have any questions about Distance Learning, please contact your child’s teacher, or Mrs. Watson (619-420-3940). In addition, CVESD now has Distance Learning packets available for download for students in all grades. Curriculum packets may be used with/without technology. Each packet is intended to last two weeks (10 school days).

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

 

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registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know by May 22 by sending an email to elsa.estrada@cvesd.org.

 

RESIDENCY VERIFICATION FOR 2020-2021 ON HOLD Residency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...

Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned).

 

Meal Service Updates

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Monday and Wednesday bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings for 2 days. Friday’s meal bag will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Bags will be placed into automobile trunks—they will not be handed through vehicle windows, unless absolutely necessary, for the protection of both our staff and the vehicle occupants.  Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Reminder: Students who are receiving meals need to be physically present.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

Information Technology / Resources - Help Desk

CVESD has a Parent Helpline 619-409-6638 to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–3:30 p.m. You may need to leave a message during peak times; someone will contact you as soon as possible.

Need help with Office 365/Teams? Click here.

 

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Friday, May 15 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

 

1 2 3 4 5 Welcome to Coach G’s Virtual Class. Click on the cones and try out a Field Day activity. Click on Coach G and you will see her playing the Game. Click the phone to go to Flipgrid to record yourself playing the game to earn points for our school! Click on the Scorecard & Youtube! – Coach G

 

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

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Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

 

SSC

May SSC Meeting – Tuesday, May 19 at 3:00 pm (location online; email elsa.defor link)

 

 

Wednesday, April 29 BAC Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 28 at 6:00 pm. Notice of Adjournment for the District Budget Advisory Committee (BAC).

 

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The Wildcat Way May 4-8, 2020

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On behalf of the Loma Verde team, we miss you all SO much! 💚 Click here for a special video from Loma Verde Staff.  Or click on the link: https://safeyoutube.net/w/OGk9
We are Wildcats! In this Together, The Loma Wildcat Way!

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Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week – May 4 to 8

Join us as we celebrate our amazing Loma Verde staff this week.  This is a great week to not only tell your child’s teacher how much you appreciate them but also the other staff that impacts your child’s life at school!

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COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.  Please click here to view updated COVID-19 guidance from the City of Chula Vista. You may find more information at www.chulavistaca.gov/coronavirus.

RESIDENTS:

  • Face covering is required when you leave  your home and are within 6 feet of someone not in your household
  • Face covering is required when you go to any essential business
  • Stay home except for essential activities
  • No gatherings of any size are allowed

 

Loma Verde Phase 2 Computer Distribution – Monday, May 4, 10:00-12:00

Computer Distribution - Cattell Elementary SchoolIf you requested to borrow a computer from the school for your child and did not pick it up last Friday, please come by the school on Monday, May 4 between 10:00-12:00.  A reminder announcement and email will be sent out to families that are on the list to receive a computer.  Please contact the principal, Mrs. Bree Watson at bree.watson@cvesd.org if you have questions.

 

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registrationClick on Registrations and Zone Transfers for additional enrollment information for the 2020 – 2021 School Year.

 

 

RESIDENCY VERIFICATION FOR 2020-2021 ON HOLD

Residency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned). If your child will NOT return to Loma Verde Elementary in 2020-21, please email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org or bree.watson@cvesd.org.

 

Meal Service Updates

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Monday and Wednesday bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings for 2 days. Friday’s meal bag will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Bags will be placed into automobile trunks—they will not be handed through vehicle windows, unless absolutely necessary, for the protection of both our staff and the vehicle occupants.  Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Reminder: Students who are receiving meals need to be physically present.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

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Friday, May 8 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

 

 

OPEN National Field Day

Virtual Family Field Day Coming Up!

  • Please read the Family Field Day Letter regarding our upcoming ONLINE Field Day on May 8th! Image preview
  • Watch this video trailer about the Loma Verde vs. Rohr National Virtual Field Day competition.  We can do this, Wildcats!  Let’s beat Rohr!
  • *Students will compete (Rohr Vs Loma Verde) to turn in their Field Day Scorecards and Videos to earn points as a school on the PE FlipGrid. https://flipgrid.com/083e2de1
  • *This is a FREE event and no registration is required!
  • OPEN National Field Day Packets include everything families need to participate on May 8.  www.openphysed.org/nationalfieldday
  • Watch the National Field Day Opening Ceremony!  The ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 7 at 4:30 PM. The event will be broadcast at
    www.OPENPhysEd.org/fielddayopening and will remain posted for teachers, students, and families to view prior to field day participation. There will be special guest appearances, the lighting of the field day flame, and a reading of the Spirit of the Game Pledge.
  • Each Student that posts a scorecard or video will receive an award with their name on it. Family Field Day Packet        Score Card Spanish
  • WINNING SCHOOL WILL BE ANNOUNCED THE FIRST WEEK OF JUNE!
    WHO WILL TAKE THE WINNING TROPHY BACK TO THEIR SCHOOL?
    LET THE GAMES BEGIN!!

 

Community Resource Calendar

Please share this community resource calendar created by the amazing CVESD Parent Engagement Liaison, Ms. Angelica Maldonado.

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May 2020 Parent Resource Calendar

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

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Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

SSC

May SSC Meeting – Tuesday, May 19 at 3:00 pm (location online; email elsa.defor link)

 

 

Wednesday, April 29 BAC Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 28 at 6:00 pm. Notice of Adjournment for the District Budget Advisory Committee (BAC).

 

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The Wildcat Way April 27 – May 1, 2020

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Greetings, Loma Verde Wildcat Families!

As we begin Week 3 of distance learning, we trust that you’ve started to establish structures and routines to support learning at home.  With our students using technology more than ever before, challenges will obviously occur.  Remember to take deep breaths!  Our team of dedicated teachers will be here to assist you along the way, as we’re all in this together.

At the beginning of this school year, each teacher taught a unit of study regarding digital citizenship.  Our team will continue to remind students of expected norms regarding digital safety.  To the extent possible, we also ask parents to monitor the online activity of your child.

Below are some great free resources for parents to support online learning and digital citizenship.

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Digital Citizenship- Common Sense Media:

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VERY IMPORTANT-PLEASE RESPOND

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IMPORTANT SURVEY FOR ALL LOMA VERDE FAMILIES: As the district moves forward in making decisions, it is very important that we have accurate information from our families.  We are working towards assessing the needs of our school that relate to Distance Learning.  Please click the link and complete the questions on the survey by Tuesday, April 28.  Your information remains private but helps the district and Mrs. Watson regarding the next steps in supporting our families.

SURVEY LINK: https://bit.ly/2XJBEjH

 

 

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RESIDENCY VERIFICATION FOR 2020-2021 ON HOLD

Residency Verification for 19/20 School Year - Discovery ...Current Loma Verde students do NOT need to re-register; they are automatically enrolled for 2020-21. Residency Verification for returning students will be done at a later time (stay tuned). If your child will NOT return to Loma Verde Elementary in 2020-21, please email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org or bree.watson@cvesd.org.

 

Bridging+the+Digital+DivideHere is CVESD Superintendent Dr. Escobedo’s recent message about loaner computers for students in need. Loma Verde conducted the Phase I distribution last week (foster, homeless, special ed.), and will be distributing loaner computers in Phase II May 1st. You will be receiving a call and/or email if you are on the list for Phase II.

 

Book Return, Friday, May 1

Friday, May 1 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Drop off classroom and library books at the front of the school.

 

DAC/DELAC Virtual Meeting

Tuesday, April 28 – DAC/DELAC Virtual Mtg. beginning at 12:00 pm. See CVESD website for details.

 

CVESD Budget Advisory Committee Meeting Notice of Adjournment

NOTICE - BladenOnline.comNotice is hereby given that the Budget Advisory Committee Meeting for the district scheduled for Wednesday, April 29, at 6 pm is hereby adjourned to Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 6 pm at the Dr. Lowell J. Billings Board at the CVESD offices, 84 East “J” Street, Chula Vista, CA. 91910.

Getting Started in Office 365 Teams:
Information for Parents and Students

There is information on our District website called ‘Getting Started with Office 365 and Teams’. The distance learning guide is available in English and in Spanish.  We also compiled an illustrated guide with information for students on how they can join a Teams meeting.  We encourage parents to visit our main landing page at www.cvesd.org to access this information. We have also included information via an illustrated guide for students on how they can join a Teams meeting.

 

Parent Helpline’ for Office 365 and Teams

helpline Button" photos, royalty-free images, graphics, vectors ...Our District has established a Parent Helpline to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Parents may call if they need support with these tools and an IT team member will assist them. You may need to leave a message during peak times but please be reassured that someone will contact you as soon as possible. The parent helpline number is 619-409-6638.

 

Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

Mr. Arias

 

 

Meal Service Updates

record-imageThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, April 27 – Friday, May 1. Meal bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings. Friday’s meal bag will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Bags will be placed into automobile trunks—they will not be handed through vehicle windows, unless absolutely necessary, for the protection of both our staff and the vehicle occupants.  Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Reminder: Students who are receiving meals need to be physically present.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

Free E-Book Access

PLEASE KEEP READING! - Family Promise of Bergen CountyReading is one of the best things our children can do in this time of crisis.  Numerous academic studies reveal that the best thing students can do to maintain and gain academic progress away from school is read for a sustained period of at least 20 minutes a day.  While public libraries remain closed physically, there are options for students to access free books and e-books.  Kindly investigate and share these resources with your child(ren).

SD County Library:  www.sdcl.org The library system offers thousands of e-books for free via a library card or phone number.  Simply download the free app Libby on your phone or tablet and you have an instant free-e-reader to access books.

Benchmark Universe: Remember, the e-reader embedded in Benchmark Universe is available to every CVESD student through their single sign-on in the Microsoft Office 365 Suite.

Epic!: https://www.getepic.com/  Epic! is the leading digital library for kids 12 and under and they are granting free access right now.

Follet E-Books: www.destinydiscover.com. There are many free fiction and non-fiction titles available via this service.  The login expires on June 30th.  Below are more instructions for logging in to get free E-books.

  1. Go to destinydiscover.com.
  2. In the Location box, it says “Any Location.” Do not change.
  3. In the School box, enter
    Follett eLearning, McHenry, IL” and click Go!
  4. To log in, click on the “Log In” button at the top right of the screen.
  5. Username: guest
    Password: follett

     

Physical Education, Fitness & Physical Activity - Chula Vista ...P.E. Corner

Here is the Link to PE Video 3 (April 27-May 1) https://youtu.be/feIyT5yFdhE

Coach G has created a PE Flip Grid for you.  Check it out! https://flipgrid.com/gonzalezpe2

If 25 students send her a Flip Grid video sharing how they have been staying active during this Distance Learning time at home she will do the Ice Bucket Challenge!  We know Loma Verde families have been active!  Send her those videos! So far we have 15 Flip Grids turned in.

 

Virtual Family Field Day Coming Up!

Please read the Family Field Day Letter regarding our upcoming ONLINE Field Day on May 8th!

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

VAPA YouTube channel

 

Census Counts on Twitter: "Happy Census Day of Action! We're ...CENSUS INFORMATION: Important for School Funding and Due by April 30.  When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.

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The Wildcat Way April 20-24, 2020

VERY IMPORTANT-PLEASE RESPOND

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IMPORTANT SURVEY FOR ALL LOMA VERDE FAMILIES: As the district moves forward in making decisions, it is very important that we have accurate information from our families.  We are working towards assessing the needs of our school that relate to Distance Learning.  Please click the link and complete the questions on the survey by Wednesday, April 22.  Your information remains private but helps the district and Mrs. Watson regarding the next steps in supporting our families.

SURVEY LINK: https://bit.ly/2XJBEjH

 

WELCOME TO DISTANCE LEARNING – WEEK 2

We are starting week 2 of the Distance Learning Journey with our Wildcats! Our teachers have done an incredible job preparing and planning for an engaging Distance Learning experience.  I am so grateful for their time, professionalism, talent, and GRIT.  Please be sure to show your gratitude for our amazing team! We also appreciate all our parents! Thank you for partnering with us during these unprecedented times.  Please know we are here to support you through Distance Learning and are happy to answer any questions you may have. We know that we will all get through this together.  We miss you so much!

Virtual Spirit Week: April 6th - 10th - Comsewogue School District

During this time of physical distancing, it is so important for us to stay connected with one another.  One way we will do this is by having a Virtual Spirit Week that we can all participate in from our homes.

Share your pictures of your Loma Verde School Spirit! Post your AWESOME PHOTOS to the Loma Verde Facebook @LomaVerdeElementary and Loma Verde Twitter @LomaVerdeSchool or send them to your teacher and Mrs. Watson bree.watson@cvesd.org.

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Getting Started in Office 365 Teams:
Information for Parents and Students

Technology Services / PSD Tech Support have included on our District website a ‘Getting Started with Office 365 and Teams’ guide. The distance learning guide is available in English and in Spanish.  We also compiled an illustrated guide with information for students on how they can join a Teams meeting.  We encourage parents to visit our main landing page at www.cvesd.org to access this information. We have also included information via an illustrated guide for students on how they can join a Teams meeting.

 

Parent Helpline’ for Office 365 and Teams

Our District has established a Parent Helpline to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Parents may call if they need support with these tools and an IT team member will assist them. You may need to leave a message during peak times but please be reassured that someone will contact you as soon as possible. The parent helpline number is 619-409-6638.

C2SDK
Here is the most current English and Spanish flyer for Computer2kids application and process.  The website to sign-up to purchase computers at a discount is: https://www.c2sdk.org/

 

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Counselor Corner with Mr. Diego Arias

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LAST CALL FOR YEARBOOK ORDERS!

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The deadline to order a yearbook has been EXTENDED to Monday, April 20th and staying at presale prices!  Don’t miss out! Order your yearbook at www.ybpay.lifetouch.com yearbook code: 13682720

 

 

SSCApril SSC Meeting – Tuesday, April 21 at 3:00 pm (location online; email elsa.estrada@cvesd.org for link)

May SSC Meeting – Tuesday, May 19 at 3:00 pm (location online; email elsa.defor link)

 

 

Meal Service Updates

Screen Shot 2020-04-19 at 9.30.14 AMThe District will continue meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, April 20 – Friday, April 24. Meal bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings. Friday’s meal bag will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Bags will be placed into automobile trunks—they will not be handed through vehicle windows, unless absolutely necessary, for the protection of both our staff and the vehicle occupants.  Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Reminder: Students who are receiving meals need to be physically present.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

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Here is the Link to PE Video 2 (April 20-24)
LEGO Superhero WORKOUT

Coach G has created a PE Flip Grid for you.  Check it out! https://flipgrid.com/gonzalezpe2

If 25 students send her a Flip Grid video sharing how they have been staying active during this Distance Learning time at home she will do the Ice Bucket Challenge!  We know Loma Verde families have been active!  Send her those videos! So far we have 8 Flip Grids turned in.

 

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Please read the Family Field Day Letter regarding our upcoming ONLINE Field Day on May 8th!

 

 

 

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Our CVESD YouTube VAPA Channel is up & running! Make sure to click on subscribe to be notified of new videos created by our CVESD VAPA teachers weekly!

VAPA YouTube channel

 

 

Are You Interested in Taking a Heartlight Dance Classes Online?

Click here to sign up.

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Census Counts on Twitter: "Happy Census Day of Action! We're ...CENSUS INFORMATION: Important for School Funding and Due by April 30.  When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.

Resource and What You Should Know – Assemblymember Dr. Shirley Weber 79th District

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The Wildcat Way April 12, 2020

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Message from the Superintendent

 

Click below for the latest newsletter from our Superintendent, Dr. Escobedo. Superintendent Newsletter 4 10 20

 

Hello Loma Verde Families,

I hope this finds you well. This past week, our team has been working diligently to make connections with our students and preparing for Distance Learning to begin this week.  If you have not heard from your child’s teacher, it means that we have encountered a non-working phone number or email.  If you have not heard from your teacher, be sure to email me at bree.watson@cvesd.org.

We have encountered a number of questions and are doing our best to address them in a timely manner. Below, please find some Frequently Asked Questions.

Question:  When will the school office reopen?  When will the district office reopen?

A:  Chula Vista Elementary School District (CVESD) facilities and campuses will remain closed for the remainder of the school year unless health officials determine it is safe to reopen. The State Superintendent of Public Instruction and the Governor have each recommended closing school facilities for the remainder of the school year out of concerns and needs for ongoing social distancing.

At the moment, there is no scheduled date to reopen schools.  Please visit www.cvesd.org for the most up-to-date information regarding the closure during the COVID-19   Please note that all staff have been asked to work from home and that the school office remains closed.  Emailing your child’s teacher or using Class Dojo to message them is the best way to communicate with the school.

Question: When will my child (Gr. 3 – 6) receive a device?

A: There is no date of when or if students will be distributed devices. Other districts have moved ahead with this initiative, however, at this time our district has opted to gather more data about current technology supports in the home. This data collection includes access to devices and broadband speed before determining if a roll-out of devices is the best option or solution for our students to access Distance Learning.

Connectivity at home is as important as the device(s) in the home. There is a huge difference between issuing a laptop, and then being able to use it at home. Creating an equitable learning environment is critical for our students to learn. If we do issue devices, or printed packets for that matter, it will likely occur after the next two weeks. Currently, public health officials say sheltering in place is critical to stem a predicted surge in coronavirus cases.

Please see the link below for more information about this topic from our Superintendent. Superintendent Message Click Here

Question: My child does not have access to a device, how can they participate in Distance Learning?

A: Distance learning means that learning opportunities are provided to students while the teacher and the student are in different locations (i.e., outside the traditional classroom environment). Distance learning may include student-instructor interaction through the use of a computer and/or telecommunications technology to deliver instruction and check-in time. This may include video or audio instruction in which the primary mode of communication between the student and instructor is on-line interaction, instructional television, video, or other instruction that relies on printed materials (“packets”).

Our teachers are doing their best to be creative and come up with ideas beyond relying on technology to participate in Distance Learning. Please make sure to communicate your current situation with your teachers, so that they can better understand and support your child during this new learning time.

Question: Is the District developing a plan to increase broadband access for our learning community?

A: CVESD is working in partnership with the City of Chula Vista and the Classroom of the Future Foundation for possible broadband expansion, such as incorporating hotspots in our neediest neighborhoods. There are a number of service providers. Click here for a list of providers.  For example, effective Monday, March 16, Cox Communications began providing:

  • Limited-time, first two months free of Connect2Compete service, $9.95/month thereafter. Cox also has increased Connect2Compete speeds to 50 mbps.
  • Until May 15, 2020, we are providing phone and remote desktop support through Cox Complete Care at no charge to provide peace of mind and ease for technology needs
  • Resources for discounted, refurbished equipment through its association with PCs for People.  See Cox Communication’s website for more information.

We plan to continue to advocate for plan upgrades (increased bandwidth) to support the needs of students at home during this unprecedented crisis.

Question: Is there a place where I can purchase an affordable device?

A: Yes. https://www.cox.com/residential/internet/connect2compete/low-cost-computer.html

Question: Is there a CVESD “Parent Helpline” for Office 365 and Teams?

A: Our District has established a Parent Helpline to provide technical support with Microsoft Office 365 and Teams, as well as assistance for District-adopted online programs (i.e. Achieve 3000). Office hours are Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Parents may call if they need support with these tools and an IT team member will assist them. You may need to leave a message during peak times but please be reassured that someone will contact you as soon as possible. The parent helpline number is 619-409-6638.

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Question: My child left his/ her glasses at school. May I get them?

A: Yes. Please email bree.watson@cvesd.org for more information. Note that I am working remotely; so I will do my best to respond in a timely manner.

Question: My child has medication at school. Do I need to pick it up?

A: No. You can leave the medication at school until next year or until when the office reopens.  Again, for the health and safety of our entire school community, we are asking all to follow the directives of County and State Health Officials and continue to shelter-in-place.

Question: My child has medication at school and I need access to my child’s prescription. May I pick it up?

A: Yes. Please contact our nurse, Isla Morris, at isla.morris@cvesd.org for more information. Please note that Nurse Isla is working remotely, so she will do her best to respond in a timely manner.

 Question:  Will the SSC meetings still continue during the school closure?

A:  Yes, these meetings will occur online and be accessible to the public via an email link.  Please contact our school secretary, Elsa Estrada at elsa.estrada@cvesd.org, for more information.  Please note that Ms. Estrada is also working remotely, so she will do her best to respond in a timely manner.

SSCApril SSC Meeting – Tuesday, April 21 at 3:00 pm (location online; email for link)

May SSC Meeting – Tuesday, May 19 at 3:00 pm (location online; email for link)

 

For additional Q & A please make sure to check out this link:  HERE

Our entire Loma Verde Elementary School team misses each of you and hopes that you and your family are staying healthy and positive! We are always here for you.  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me at bree.watson@cvesd.org or your child’s teacher through email or ClassDojo.

Warm regards,

Mrs. Bree Watson, Principal

 

 

SPIRIT DAYS

Loma_Verde_Logo_Stamp_High_ResDuring this time of physical distancing, it is so important for us to stay connected with one another.  One way we will do this is by planning virtual Spirit Days that we can all participate in from our homes.  We will start with a Wildcat Gear Spirit Day on Friday, April 17th.  Please share any pictures you take on our Spirit Days on Twitter, Facebook or send them to me via email, we love seeing our Wildcats in spirit gear.  Student and staff spirit gear pictures will be shared in the blog next week. We are working on planning a virtual Spirit Week and we will share more information in our blog post next week.

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.

 

Meal Service Updates

Screen Shot 2020-04-12 at 8.56.29 AMThe District will resume meal distribution at nine school sites this week Monday, April 13 – Friday, April 17. Meal bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings. District and school staff will distribute the meal bags from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Reminder: Students who are receiving meals need to be physically present.   Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

Henna and Brow Threading OfferSchool Psychologist April 13 Newsletter English & Spanish

School Counselor Connection April 13, 2020

Great Parent Resources from the San Diego County Office of Education

 

P.E. Links of the Week:

Looking for a way to make your Egg hunt active and incorporate academics? Watch Coach G show you how in the video below. PE EGG HUNT  

 

Have your children watch this video from Coach G for PE this week.  It is a fun video that the whole family can enjoy.  Have fun!

Week 1 (4/13/2020) Lesson – PE week 1 This OR That  

 

Yearbook — Arthur Kramer An IB World School

GREAT NEWS! The deadline to order a yearbook has been EXTENDED to April 20th and staying at presale prices!  Don’t miss out! Order your yearbook at www.ybpay.lifetouch.com yearbook code: 13682720

 

Sanford Harmony at NSUThe Loma Verde Teachers have been using a special program called Sanford Harmony to support our students’ social and emotional well-being. Due to recent events, Sanford Harmony now has a parent toolkit with great activities you can do at home.

 

 

Census Counts on Twitter: "Happy Census Day of Action! We're ... CENSUS INFORMATION: Important for School Funding and Due by April 30.  When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.

Resource and What You Should Know – Assemblymember Dr. Shirley Weber 79th District

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The Wildcat Way April 6, 2020

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April 6, 2020

Dear Loma Verde Families,

Our team misses you greatly and hopes this finds you well.

During Quarter 4, due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, CVESD will embark upon a distance learning instructional model for all students until further notice.  To view our District newsletter regarding distance learning and other related items, please CLICK HERE.

Loma Verde’s goal is to keep student learning alive and well until health officials determine that our school is safe to reopen.  This week (April 6 – 10), our teachers will be planning and preparing curriculum for distance learning instruction.  Teachers will not, however, assign academic work this week.  Distance learning for students will start, to the extent possible, on Monday, April 13.

This week, your child’s teacher will contact you by email or phone.  It’s important that you reply in a timely manner, as we need to assess the distance learning resources available at your home and confirm that all students are able to communicate with their teachers.

We’ll strive to provide your child with a quality education in a nurturing, virtual classroom environment during this last quarter of the school year.  Since distance learning is new for both teachers and students, I respectfully ask that you are patient with our instructional team.  Rest assured, we’ll work hard to support you and your child through this new model of learning.

Lastly, CVESD will not be distributing any digital devices (e.g., laptops) at this time.  However, our teachers will ensure that assignments will be flexible and equitable for all students.

As always, thank you for your partnership and support.  We look forward to the day we are back on campus together.  Please let your children know we miss them, and our staff is so excited to connect with them this week.

Warm regards,

Mrs. Bree Watson, Principal

 

6 de abril de 2020

Estimadas familias de Loma Verde,

Nuestro equipo te extraña mucho y espera que esto te encuentre bien.

Durante el cuarto trimestre, debido a la pandemia del virus COVID-19, CVESD se embarcará en una la educación a distancia modelo de instrucción para todos los estudiantes hasta nuevo aviso. Para ver nuestro boletín del distrito sobre la educación a distancia y otros artículos relacionados, por favor HAGA CLIC AQUÍ .

El objetivo de Loma Verde es mantener el aprendizaje de los estudiantes vivo y sano hasta que los funcionarios de salud determinen que es seguro reabrir nuestra escuela. Esta semana (del 6 al 10 de abril), nuestros maestros planearán y prepararán un plan de estudios para la educación a distancia instrucción. Los maestros no , sin embargo, asigne trabajo académico esta semana. La educación a distancia para estudiantes comenzará, en la medida de lo posible, el lunes 13 de abril . Esta semana, el maestro de su hijo se comunicará con usted por correo electrónico o por teléfono. Es importante que responda de manera oportuna, ya que necesitamos evaluar el la educación a distancia recursos disponibles en su hogar y confirme que todos los estudiantes puedan comunicarse con sus maestros.

Nos esforzaremos por brindarle a su hijo una educación de calidad en un ambiente de aula virtual y enriquecedor durante este último trimestre del año escolar. Ya que la educación a distancia es nuevo tanto para profesores como para estudiantes, Respetuosamente le pido que sea paciente con nuestro equipo de instrucción . Tenga la seguridad de que trabajaremos arduamente para apoyarlo a usted y a su hijo a través de este nuevo modelo de aprendizaje.

Por último, CVESD no estar distribuyendo cualquier dispositivo digital (por ejemplo, computadoras portátiles) en este momento. Sin embargo, nuestros maestros se asegurarán de que las tareas sean flexibles y equitativas para todos los estudiantes.

Como siempre, gracias por su colaboración y apoyo. Esperamos con ansias el día en que volvamos juntos al campus. Hágales saber a sus hijos que los extrañamos, y nuestro personal está muy emocionado de conectarse con ellos esta semana.

Un cordial saludo,

Sra. Bree Watson, directora

 

COVID-19 Info Center

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.

 

Meals The District will resume meal distribution at nine school sites for much of the week following Spring Break: Tues., April 7 – Friday, April 10. Meal bags will contain breakfast and lunch servings. District and school staff will start distributing the meal bags at 10:00 a.m. and will stop once all bags are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Loma Verde is one of the schools that is giving out food.  Please click here for a list of schools where meals will be distributed.

 

Sanford Harmony at NSUThe Loma Verde Teachers have been using a special program called Sanford Harmony to support our students’ social and emotional well-being. Due to recent events, Sanford Harmony now has a parent toolkit with great activities you can do at home.

 

 

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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. Below you will find links to Community Services.

 

Census Counts on Twitter: "Happy Census Day of Action! We're ... CENSUS INFO: Important for School Funding and Due by April 30.
When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.

The Wildcat Way – March 29, 2020

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We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy!  Please visit our CVESD website for up-to-date COVID-19 information with the link: COVID-19 Info Center.

Here is a glimpse of what some of our Wildcats have been doing over the break.

 

 

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P.E. Coach G has uploaded some academic and PE videos to Youtube for the kiddos.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvfZ4GYNEfyHR0A8YQB-xkA

We hope this helps keep your children active.  💪🏻📚🏀  She has also posted PE Challenges of the day on our Loma Verde ClassDojo page.

 

 

Coming Soon! Information on what school will look like after spring break. Stay tuned. Learn more about Distance Learning as we work on our districtwide plan for our schools.

 

 

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Parents & Staff, please share any photos and/or stories of your days during this time away and let us know what you’ve been up to! You can send via email to maria.mickelsen@cvesd.org or share them with your classroom teacher’s ClassDojo to share with us! We look forward to hearing from everyone and can’t wait to see what our wonderful wildcat families have been up to!

*These photos/stories will appear in the yearbook*

Order your yearbook at www.ybpay.lifetouch.com yearbook code: 13682720

 

Sanford Harmony at NSU The Loma Verde Teachers have been using a special program called Sanford Harmony to support our students’ social and emotional well-being. Due to recent events, Sanford Harmony now has a parent toolkit with great activities you can do at home.

 

 

RESOURCE: Free Access to ABC Mouse, Adventure Academy, & ReadingIQ

Free ABC Mouse access with school code

We are providing you with free at-home access to our online learning programs ABCmouse, Adventure Academy, and ReadingIQ while your child’s school is closed. These research-based educational programs include thousands of digital learning activities, and they can help preschool, pre-k, elementary, and middle school students keep learning while schools are closed. All three programs can be used on computers, tablets, and smartphones, and you can add up to three children per account!

How to Get Your Free Accounts
Click on the link below for each program that you wish to provide to your child/children:
1. Click on the link below for each program.
2. Enter this School Code: SCHOOL1446
3. Create an account using your personal email address and undefineda password of your choice.

For Children in Preschool Through 2nd Grade www.ABCmouse.com/redeem

For Children in 3rd Through 8th Grade www.AdventureAcademy.com/redeem

For Children in Preschool Through 6th Grade www.ReadingIQ.com/redeem

(Internet access is not needed after ReadingIQ is downloaded.)
If you have questions or need help with using your School Code, please email Customer Support at Support@AofL.com.

 

 

Meal Service Updates

CVESD will be providing “Grab & Go” Meals during Spring Break Tuesday, March 31. The Meals distribution will take place at nine school sites across the region. Students will receive 5 days worth of meals. Students who are receiving meals must be physically present.  Theses schools will begin serving at 10 am, until supplies last. Details are listed here.

The locations are:

  • Casillas Elementary School
  • 1130 East J St
  • Chula Vista, CA 91910
  • Harborside Elementary School
  • 681 Naples Street
  • Chula Vista, CA 91911
  • Juarez-Lincoln Elementary School
  • 849 Twining Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92154
  • Loma Verde Elementary School
  • 1450 Loma Lane
  • Chula Vista, CA 91911
  • Muraoka Elementary School
  • 1644 Santa Alexia Ave
  • Chula Vista, CA 91913
  • Rice Elementary School
  • 915 Fourth AV
  • Chula Vista, CA 91911
  • Salt Creek Elementary School
  • 1055 Hunte Parkway
  • Chula Vista, CA 91914
  • Sunnyside Elementary School
  • 5430 San Miguel Road
  • Bonita, CA 91902
  • Vista Square Elementary School
  • 540 G Street
  • Chula Vista, CA 91910

 

Community Services banner

With information about the COVID-19 pandemic changing quickly, CVESD will do its best to keep our community informed as new details become available. Below you will find links to Community Services.

 

Census Counts on Twitter: "Happy Census Day of Action! We're ... CENSUS INFO: Important for School Funding and Due by April 30.
When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020.

 

Spring Break officially began on March 21 and continues through April 3.   We encourage all our students to continue reading and practicing math over the break.   Also, enjoy your time together as a family. Please follow us on Twitter and Facebook for fun challenges you might want to complete as a family over the break: https://twitter.com/LomaVerdeSchool and https://www.facebook.com/LomaVerdeElementary/.

 

 

Update: Food Distribution

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We hope you are doing well! Please stay healthy, practice social distancing, and wash your hands often.  We all miss you very much and can’t wait to see you again!

 

Hello Wildcats! Meal distribution continues today from 10AM-12PM at the 9 sites listed in the flyer. Loma Verde is one of the sites to pick up meals for the week for kids ages 1-18.

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For additional Food Resources, please review the options listed below.

Both the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and Feeding San Diego are operating as usual. By calling 211, clients can provide their address and be directed to the closest food distribution in their area.

The San Diego Food Bank website will direct to their distribution sites as contained on the 211 website (https://my211.force.com/s/service-directory?code=BD).

The San Diego Food Bank is in need of volunteers. Feeding San Diego distributions can be found on the ‘Need Help’ tab (https://feedingsandiego.org/need-help/food-distributions). Non-regular volunteer shifts have been canceled.

CalFresh (SNAP)

The CalFresh program and local CalFresh application assistance continue to operate as normal. Benefits will be received by enrollees as normal. Feeding San Diego continues to offer application assistance, however, all appointments will be conducted via telephone or Zoom conference. Feeding San Diego will not host any in-person visits or workshops.

San Diego Hunger Coalition

The coalition is putting together a COVID-19 food assistance-specific webpage, where visitors can get updated information on food distribution sites, CalFresh updates, CalWORKS updates, and WIC. They will also have opportunities for advocacy regarding emergency food funds from the State and Federal levels.

 

Spring Break officially begins on March 21 and continues through April 3.   We encourage all our students to continue reading and practicing math over the break.   Also, enjoy your time together as a family. Please follow us on Twitter and Facebook for fun challenges you might want to complete as a family over the break: https://twitter.com/LomaVerdeSchool and https://www.facebook.com/LomaVerdeElementary/.

 

CENSUS INFO: Here is the web link for the 2020 Census: my2020census.gov
When you receive your letter in the mail from the Census Bureau, it will include your Census ID number which is most likely linked to your address. If you are unable to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire online, they will send you a paper questionnaire in a few weeks for you to complete and mail back. In addition, if you need help completing your 2020 Census questionnaire, you can call the toll-free number 1-844-330-2020. This is very important for our school funding.

 

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Superintendent’s Update: Schools to Remain Closed Until Further Notice

Sent on Behalf of Superintendent Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D:

As many of you may have heard, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced a statewide “shelter-in-place.” This latest directive aligns closely with actions taken earlier this week by our San Diego County officials, which means we will continue limiting gatherings to no more than 10 individuals and enforcing social distancing. This order by Governor Newsom will ensure all counties are following the same guidance to limit the spread and severity of COVID-19. The Chula Vista Elementary School District is comprised of staff, parents, students, and our community partners. As role models in our community, it is incumbent upon us to do our part.

In a unified effort to protect the health of students, staff and school communities, our District and other school districts countywide, in collaboration with the County Department of Public Health, made the collective decision to remain closed indefinitely. We will send you weekly updates while our schools are closed until further notice. We are taking a proactive and aggressive approach to maintain the health, safety and well-being of our schools and communities.

The Governor’s order does not change or impact the role of CVESD, which is considered essential, nor our duty to carry out the following essential services:

  • Meals being prepared and distributed to students
  • Any function associated with keeping the continuity of learning moving forward.

As we all adjust to a new reality for both our professional and personal lives, I wanted to provide a message of encouragement and support to you, our Chula Vista Elementary School District staff.  These are truly unprecedented times, and we have been called on to make tough decisions that affect each of us.  Please know, the Board, District Leadership Team, and bargaining groups are collaborating to make decisions with the health and safety of our community—students, families, and staff—as our top priority.

I want to thank you for your continued cooperation as we persevere through this unique situation.  We appreciate your willingness to follow our directives and your flexibility to adjust as new information necessitates a change in plans.

Despite the difficult circumstances, it is heartwarming to see the creative ways our teachers are delivering educational support. We are working with Chula Vista Educators (CVE) to establish a unique, innovative learning environment to continue our students’ academic and emotional growth. In addition, Chula Vista Classified Employees Organization (CVCEO) has been assisting us in finding new ways to keep essential District operations afloat.  At times like this, our community relies on us to showcase a sense of calm, grit, and professionalism.  We have done a great job of that thus far.  I want to especially thank Child Nutrition Services and Maintenance staff members for their heroic efforts in keeping students fed. Overall, thousands of meals were distributed each day of the week across our 46 schools. This was no small feat. Meal service is also continuing during Spring Break.

Together, we will get through this historic period of change, however long it may last. Rest assured we will continue to keep you updated as future decisions are confirmed.

Again, thank you for your ongoing support, flexibility, understanding, and grit.  Please remember to focus on remaining calm, keeping your family and loved ones safe, and practicing self-care as needed.  We will get through this together.

Sincerely,

Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D.

Superintendent

The Wildcat Way – March 20, 2020

Hello Families,

Hello Loma Verde Families!
Please stop by today for FREE breakfast and lunch bags from 10:00-12:00.

¡Hola familias de Loma Verde!
Pase hoy para un desayuno y almuerzo GRATIS de 10: 00-12: 00.

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Are you ready for another read aloud from Mrs. Torres? Click on the link to hear her read Kat Kong by Dav Pilkey.
https://flipgrid.com/torres1547

 

March 19 #1 Student Challenge of the Day:

Are you looking for something to do? Make a box that holds pennies. Post your creation on our Loma Verde Elementary Facebook page.

 

March 20 #2 Student Challenge of the Day:
Are you looking for something to do? Make a paper airplane that flies. Post your creation on our Loma Verde Elementary Facebook page or email Mrs. Watson a picture of your airplane to bree.watson@cvesd.org.

 

COVID-19 Food Distribution Information

March 17, 2020 

Dear Parents/Guardians: 

Due to the extraordinary circumstances that our families are facing, the Chula Vista Elementary School District will extend its “grab-and-go” meal service through the two-week Spring Break, March 23 to 27 and March 30 to April 3. The meal distribution will take place at nine school sites across the region. Families will only need to make one trip to their closest school to pick up lunch and breakfast for the next day for children ages 1 to 18.  

The hours are: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) each day. 

Students who are receiving the meals must be physically present. Meals are served cold and need to be reheated at home. The locations are: 

Vista Square Elementary School 

540 G Street 

Chula Vista, CA   91910 

 

Rice Elementary School 

915 Fourth AV 

Chula Vista, CA   91911 

 

Juarez-Lincoln Elementary School 

849 Twining Avenue 

San Diego, CA   92154 

 

Harborside Elementary School 

681 Naples Street 

Chula Vista, CA   91911 

 

Casillas Elementary School 

1130 East J St 

Chula Vista, CA 91910 

 

Salt Creek Elementary School 

1055 Hunte Parkway 

Chula Vista, CA   91914 

 

Loma Verde Elementary School 

1450 Loma Lane 

Chula Vista, CA    91911 

 

Muraoka Elementary School 

1644 Santa Alexia Ave 

Chula Vista, CA 91913 

 

Sunnyside Elementary School 

5430 San Miguel Road 

Bonita, CA  91902 

 

For additional Food Resources, please review the options listed below. 

Both the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and Feeding San Diego are operating as usual. By calling 211, clients can provide their address and be directed to the closest food distribution in their area. The San Diego Food Bank website will direct to their distribution sites as contained on the 211 website (https://my211.force.com/s/service-directory?code=BD). The San Diego Food Bank is in need of volunteers. Feeding San Diego distributions can be found on the ‘Need Help’ tab (https://feedingsandiego.org/need-help/food-distributions). Non-regular volunteer shifts have been cancelled. 

CalFresh (SNAP) 

The CalFresh program and local CalFresh application assistance continue to operate as normal. Benefits will be received by enrollees as normal. Feeding San Diego continues to offer application assistance, however, all appointments will be conducted via telephone or Zoom conference. Feeding San Diego will not host any in-person visits or workshops. 

San Diego Hunger Coalition 

The coalition is putting together a COVID-19 food assistance-specific webpage, where visitors can get updated information on food distribution sites, CalFresh updates, CalWORKS updates, and WIC. They will also have opportunities for advocacy regarding emergency food funds from the State and Federal levels. 

Additionally, starting Wednesday, March 18 the Chula Vista Elementary School District Office will be closed to the public, as will all school front offices.  At this time, the District office and school offices are scheduled to reopen on Monday, April 6. 

During these uncertain times, it’s important that we remain calm, follow the advice of trusted sources, and remember that we will get through this together. 

Sincerely, 

 

Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D. 

Superintendent

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17 de marzo de 2020 

Apreciables Padres/Tutores: 

En vista de las circunstancias extraordinarias que enfrentan nuestras familias, el Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista va a extender su servicio de alimentos “en bolsa” durante las dos semanas programadas como vacaciones de primavera, del 23 a 27 de marzo y del 30 de marzo al 3 de abril. La distribución de los alimentos se llevará a cabo en nueve sitios escolares de la zona. Las familias necesitan hacer un solo viaje a la escuela más cercana a su hogar para recoger el almuerzo y el desayuno para el día siguiente para niños de 1 a 18 años de edad.  

El horario es: 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m. (mediodía) cada día. 

Los estudiantes que van a recibir los alimentos deben estar presentes físicamente. Los alimentos se sirven fríos y deberán ser recalentados en casa. Las escuelas son:  

Escuela Primaria Vista Square   

540 G Street 

Chula Vista, CA   91910 

 

Escuela Primaria Rice 

915 Fourth AV 

Chula Vista, CA   91911 

 

Escuela Primaria Juarez-Lincoln 

849 Twining Avenue 

San Diego, CA   92154 

 

Escuela Primaria Harborside 

681 Naples Street 

Chula Vista, CA   91911 

 

Escuela Primaria Casillas 

1130 East J St 

Chula Vista, CA 91910 

 

Escuela Primaria Salt Creek 

1055 Hunte Parkway 

Chula Vista, CA   91914 

 

Escuela Primaria Loma Verde 

1450 Loma Lane 

Chula Vista, CA    91911 

 

Escuela Primaria Muraoka 

1644 Santa Alexia Ave 

Chula Vista, CA 91913 

 

Escuela Primaria Sunnyside 

5430 San Miguel Road 

Bonita, CA  91902 

 Para más recursos de alimentos, por favor vea las opciones a continuación: 

Ambos el Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank y Feeding San Diego estarán operando normalmente. Al llamar al 211, los clientes pueden proporcionar su domicilio y serán dirigidos al área de distribución de alimentos más cercano. La página web del The San Diego Food Bank lo dirige a sus sitios de distribución como aparecen en la página web del 211 (https://my211.force.com/s/service-directory?code=BD). The San Diego Food Bank necesita voluntarios. Las distribuciones de Feeding San Diego los puede encontrar en la pestaña de Need Help (https://feedingsandiego.org/need-help/food-distributions). Los turnos para voluntarios no regulares han sido cancelados.  

CalFresh (SNAP) 

El programa CalFresh y asistencia para solicitar CalFresh localmente continúan operando normalmente. Feeding San Diego continua a ofrecer asistencia en llenar solicitudes, sin embargo, todas las citas se llevarán a cabo por teléfono o por conferencia ZoomFeeding San Diego no atenderá ninguna visita o talleres en persona. 

San Diego Hunger Coalition 

La coalición está formando una página web específica para apoyo con alimentos por COVID-19, donde podrán obtener información actualizada sobre los sitos de distribución de alimentos, actualizaciones de CalFreshCalWORKS y de WIC. También encontrará oportunidades para abogar/apoyar para fondos de emergencia para alimentos a nivel estatal y federal.  

Además, empezando el miércoles, 18 de marzo, el Distrito de Escuelas Primarias de Chula Vista permanecerá cerrado al público, así como todas las oficinas escolares. Por el momento, las oficinas del Distrito y de las escuelas están programadas para reabrir el lunes, 6 de abril. 

Durante estos tiempos inciertos, es importante mantener la calma, seguir el consejo de fuentes viables y recordar que juntos vamos a superar esta situación. 

Atentamente, 

 

Dr. Francisco Escobedo 

Superintendente 

 

Great Educational Links for Students

Are you looking for some resources for your children while were are away from school?  Check out these great websites for learning and fun!

The Listening Walk (Music)

Audio Read Alouds in Spanish

Lunch Doodles with Author/Illustrator Mo Willems

20 Virtual Fieldtrips

60+ websites for teaching and learning math

Art Resources

30 Great Educational Netflix Shows

Free Educational Websites

More Virtual Field trips

20 Screen Free Activities to do indoors

Coronavirus Explained for kids

3 weeks of Maker Space Challenges

Comic Book Activities-Create your won comics/finish this comic

Free Science lessons for remote learning

Disney Paper Craft

Brainpop Jr (for K-3rd grade)

Brainpop

Brainpop Español

Breakfast & Lunch Distribution

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Hello Loma Verde Families,

Come to school to pick up breakfast and lunch this week.
Wednesday-Friday, food pick up will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. only. You will pick up lunch and breakfast for the following day.

See you tomorrow!

Hola familias de Loma Verde,

Ven a la escuela a recoger el desayuno y el almuerzo esta semana.
A partir del miércoles a viernes, a recolección de alimentos será solo de 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m. Recogerás el almuerzo y el desayuno para el día siguiente.

¡Nos vemos mañana!

The Wildcat Way – March 16-20, 2020

school closedSchool is closed this week, March 16-20. Spring break is March 23-April 3 and currently, schools are scheduled to re-open on April 6, a minimum day.

 

free-meals-for-kidsMarch 16-20, we will be providing FREE brown bag breakfast and lunch to children ages 1-18 from 8:00-8:30 and 11:00-12:00 in front of the school. Children must be present to receive meals. Meals are to-go only.  Due to school closures, there will be no eating areas open on campus.

The school and the school office are closed to the public this week, but we are HERE working, so please feel free to contact us with any questions.  Please call the office between 8:00 and 3:30 on school days at 619-420-3940 if you have questions or contact the Principal, Bree Watson, with questions: bree.watson@cvesd.org.

Sign up to follow the Loma Verde School Blog by entering your email address in the Follow Us text box to the right of the home page. You will get information each time the blog is updated.

Teachers will be working from home, and many will be phone conferencing with you during your previously dedicated time. If your child’s teacher did not send home a report card already, they will email you a copy of your child’s report card by March 20th.  If you have any questions regarding report cards or conferences, please contact your child’s teacher.

While at home, we encourage children to READ, READ, READ. A great way to practice writing is to keep a journal and to write letters to family and friends.

Students have access to their various computer programs.  Here are some ideas for keeping kids happy and busy during this time.  Also, students have at-home access to the computer programs they use at school. For Achieve3000 (2nd-6th), Smarty Ants (1st and some 2nd & 3rd), and Imagine Learning English and Imagine Learning Espanol, go to the CVESD students page. If using a tablet, many of the programs have a free app you can download.

CVESD has posted some helpful information about the district’s response and about staying safe during the pandemic on the district website.

Updates about school closures will be sent out via the CVESD messaging system, so please ensure we have your correct phone number and email on file. Let us know if there are any family members or care providers you would like added to our distribution list.  Text YES to 67587 to receive all CVESD and Loma Verde info via text message.

Stay safe, healthy, and calm. We will see you all on April 6th!

 

LCAP ThoughtExchange 2020

Screen Shot 2019-03-17 at 3.32.10 PMThoughtExchange started on February 18.  Loma Verde Elementary and CVESD are seeking your input regarding our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) goals. We will be using the online tool Thoughtexchange to gather your input, February 18-March 20. You can read about the current LCAP here. When you complete Thoughtexchange, email bree.watson@cvesd.org a screenshot of the completion screen, with your children’s names, and each of your students will receive a special prize! Please put Thoughtexchange in the subject line.  You can also show your picture to our secretary in the office to get your prize.

English  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

 

Home Access Center

Parents can now access their student score reports for the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), English Learner Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) and California Spanish Assessment (CSA). Go to http://www.cvesd.org, Parents tab, My Child’s School, Home Access Center or click Register.

 

BUY A YEARBOOK at the best price!

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Yearbooks are currently on sale for a special price and for a limited time only! $15 for softcover, $20 for hardcover.  Packages are also at a lower price- for a limited time only- prices will raise after April 2nd and only if there are yearbooks left to sell. Purchase here https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/ yearbook code: 13682720

If you’d like to pay using cash or check, please go to the front office for an order form and leave the form and payment in the office when we return from our break.

 

HAVE PHOTOS FOR THE YEARBOOK?

Image result for yearbook pictures clipartIf you have photos the yearbook club can use, please share them by emailing them to maria.mickelsen@cvesd.org OR follow the steps below:

Step 1: Create a FREE account on Shutterfly.com

Step 2: Request access to upload at Loma Verde’s share site website: https://lomaverde2020.shutterfly.com/

Step 3: Once you receive an email notifying you that you have been granted access, start uploading on the Share Site WEBSITE OR through the Shutterfly Share Site phone app which looks like this:b1dd9496-faa5-43de-b520-bc7bd57e190f

*Use the account information from step 1 when logging into the app or share site

 

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School Closure Update

Loma Verde Families and Friends,

Here is the latest information regarding our response as a district to the COVID-19 events that have been unfolding.  Please be sure to click on the link below for further information.

  • Schools will be closed March 16 – 20 and are expected to reopen April 6.
  • YMCA and ALL After School Programs will be cancelled through April 6.
  • All before/after school events and scheduled through April 30 are cancelled.
  • Breakfast (8:00 – 8:30) and Lunch (11:00 am – 12:00 pm) sacks will be available for pick up only in our school cafeteria for students (infant-18 years old). Students must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Teachers will contact you regarding conferences.  They may be done as a phone conference instead of meeting in person. Report cards will be sent out by the end of the next week.
  • If you travel to high risk countries or states over the break, notify the school office before bringing your child to school April 6.
  • The school office will be closed until April 6.

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March 12 Safety Update

Dear Loma Verde Families and Friends,

Due to Governor Newsom’s announcement regarding canceling events involving 250 people or more,  I have made the decision to take extra precautions to protect our students and families. Please note that the Monday blacktop character assembly, ELAC Meeting, field trips, and ACE Awards scheduled for this week and next week have been canceled.

Our school is taking precautions in disinfecting desks, tables, and chairs.  We will continue to reviewed hand washing with all students and are reminding students to wash or sanitize throughout the day. Please help us by reminding your children not to share food.

In addition, we will be splitting up our students into smaller groups during lunch so they are not in such close proximity while eating. We will also ask our students to proceed to the classrooms at 7:55 to line up by their classroom doors rather than lining up on the blacktop.  Students should still participate in walking the track before school and eating breakfast at the tables if they are on campus between 7:15 and 7:55.  Students should not be in the hallways near the classrooms until after the bell rings at 7:55.

Please be sure to read the following update from the Superintendent.   Our district is working closely with the CDC as well as the California Department of Public Health.

Please email me if you have any questions or concerns.  Thank you for your understanding.

Yours in safety,

Mrs. Bree Watson – Principal

The Wildcat Way – March 9-13, 2020

THANK YOU FOR CELEBRATING READ ACROSS LOMA VERDE WITH US!

What a wonderful day we had celebrating reading on Friday at Read Across Loma Verde! Thank you to all our parents and community members for joining us!  We also appreciate all the staff, student leaders, and volunteers that made sure the event was enjoyable for all!  Special thanks to Mrs. Mickelsen and the dedicated PTO committee for their planning and organization of the event.  We all had a great time!  

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Tuesday, March 10 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training “How Technology Can Support Learning at Home” @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 – 2:35 GATE Class

Wednesday, March 11 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal @ MPR

Wednesday, March 11  –  4-5:30 OR 6-7:30 pm. LCAP Townhall Meeting @ Hedenkamp Elementary

Thursday, March 12 – 10:45-12:45 A to Z Salad Bar Family Lunch and Community Resource Fair. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend and eat lunch with their child.

Thursday, March 12-Friday, March 20 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (Minimum Days)

Friday, March 13 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

 

Loma Verde A to Z Salad Bar Lunch for Students & Parents

Parents and guardians are welcome to join us on April 12th during your child’s lunch for the “Apples to Zucchini Salad Bar” lunch.  Parents must sign into the office and obtain a visitor pass prior to eating with their child.  We will have picnic tables on the lawn near the auditorium.  Parents can also bring blankets.  There will be various community resources for families also here on campus.  Students will eat for free.  The adult lunch cost is $4.00, non-student children ages 1-12 are $2.50. (Cash only).  No outside food will be allowed for this event. Please join us! Reminder: students are dismissed at 1:00 on 3/12 for parent/teacher conferences.

 

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PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

Our parent-teacher conferences begin Thursday, March 12 and end Friday, March 20. Please make every effort to attend the scheduled conference to discuss your child’s progress.  Our teachers and students 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 are dismissed at 1:00 p.m. throughout the conference schedule.   Please make appropriate transportation arrangements during our modified schedule.

 

LCAP ThoughtExchange 2020

Screen Shot 2019-03-17 at 3.32.10 PMThoughtExchange started on February 18.  Loma Verde Elementary and CVESD are seeking your input regarding our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) goals. We will be using the online tool Thoughtexchange to gather your input, February 18-March 20. You can read about the current LCAP here. When you complete Thoughtexchange, email bree.watson@cvesd.org a screenshot of the completion screen, with your children’s names, and each of your students will receive a special prize! Please put Thoughtexchange in the subject line.  You can also show your picture to our secretary in the office to get your prize.

English  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

 

LCAP Town Hall Meeting: Please Join Us!

When:  Wednesday, March 11 at Hedenkamp Elementary!  Two Sessions: 4-5:30 or 6-7:30 pm. Please choose one session to attend!  Share your thoughts on what you love or want to see improved for the students in CVESD. Your input DOES matter! ⁦

 

Health Reminders

Image result for wash hands health remindersAs we continue to monitor and provide district-wide updates on the COVID-19 disease, remind your child to wash their hands when using the bathroom and before eating a snack and/or lunch. Students should NOT SHARE food. If your child is sick, keep him/her home. Please note that our school is taking extra precautions in keeping the campus clean.

 

SATURDAY SCHOLARS RETURNS!

Image result for students wanted!Does your 4th, 5th or 6th-grade child have any interest in science and the medical field?  If so, then the Saturday Scholars Program is just the program for your curious student!  It is held every Saturday for five weeks (April 11, 18, 25, May 2, and 9).  Your child has the opportunity to learn about the science of medicine and details about possible medical careers.  Enrollment is limited to 30 students and all accepted applicants MUST attend all 5 sessions.  Be on the lookout for applications during the week of March 9-13.  For any questions, please see Mrs. Romero in room 602.

 

LOST AND FOUND ITEMS:lost & found

Reminder: Lost and found items not claimed by the end of the quarter will be donated.  Please stop by the table outside of the office to find your missing items.

 

 

TK & Kindergarten Registration

Image result for kindergarten registration 2020TK & Kindergarten Registration packets are being accepted now.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

 

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of March 2-6, 2020: none

Grade level attendance averages for the week of March 2-6, 2020:

TK-94.5%, Kinder-96.2%, 1st-91.7%, 2nd-97%, 3rd-94.4%, 4th-97.3%, 5th-95.3%, 6th-95.7%

School Average for the week of March 2-6, 2020 = 95.3% (Goal: 98%)

 

Home Access Center

Parents can now access their student score reports for the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), English Learner Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) and California Spanish Assessment (CSA). Go to http://www.cvesd.org, Parents tab, My Child’s School, Home Access Center or click Register.

 

BUY A YEARBOOK at the best price!

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Yearbooks are currently on sale for a special price and for a limited time only! $15 for softcover, $20 for hardcover.  Packages are also at a lower price- for a limited time only- prices will raise after April 2nd and only if there are yearbooks left to sell. Purchase here https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/ yearbook code: 13682720

If you’d like to pay using cash or check, please go to the front office for an order form and leave the form +  payment in the office.

Order forms will also go out to all students next week during conferences.

 

HAVE PHOTOS FOR THE YEARBOOK?

Image result for yearbook pictures clipartIf you have photos the yearbook club can use, please share them by emailing them to maria.mickelsen@cvesd.org OR follow the steps below:

Step 1: Create a FREE account on Shutterfly.com

Step 2: Request access to upload at Loma Verde’s share site website: https://lomaverde2020.shutterfly.com/

Step 3: Once you receive an email notifying you that you have been granted access, start uploading on the Share Site WEBSITE OR through the Shutterfly Share Site phone app which looks like this: b1dd9496-faa5-43de-b520-bc7bd57e190f

*Use the account information from step 1 when logging into the app or share site

 

Pennies for Patients

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The Loma Verde Pennies for Patients drive is going on now through March 20 to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Loma Verde’s online donation page is here.

 

 

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Monday, March 16 – 6th-grade Panoramic Photo

Monday, March 16 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 8:15 1st grade ACE Awards, 9:00 2nd grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 3:00 SSC

Wednesday, March 18 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards

Thursday, March 19 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Friday, March 20 – 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards

Monday, March 23-Friday, April 3 SPRING BREAK NO SCHOOL

Monday, April 6 – Students Return, MINIMUM DAY 1:00 Dismissal

 

Image result for huge thank youA HUGE THANK YOU to the 150 community members and The Rock Church for your time, talent, and dedication to improving our campus on Saturday, March 7!  The group painted 11 lunch tables, stained 15 backpack racks, repainted part of the play structure, repainted the US map on the blacktop, power washed sidewalks, cleaned up our garden, painted the TK shed and cleaned the kinder playground area, spread mulch around campus, removed a worn-down shed, painted 2 giant murals, picked up trash, and much more!  We are so fortunate and grateful for your help and support to make this school shine a little brighter!

 

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The Wildcat Way – March 2-6, 2020

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Congratulations to our Loma Verde 4th grade CVESDTalks winner Camila from room 504. Camila is one of two 4th graders that will give their award-winning talk at TEDxKidsChulaVista.com on May 16 at Southwestern College. We are so proud of her!

 

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LOMA VERDE READ ACROSS AMERICA SPIRIT WEEK: March 2-6

Monday, 3/2: Green Eggs and HamWear Green DayImage result for thing one thing two

Tuesday, 3/3:  – Twin Day

Tuesday, 3/3: 6:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Primary Election Day, Loma Verde MPR Poll Location

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Wednesday, 3/4: Wear A Shirt Worth Reading Day (wear a shirt with words on it – appropriate language and content only).

Wednesday, 3/4: 6:00 p.m. CVESD Board Meeting

Thursday, 3/5: Pajama Day

Thursday, 3/5: Toy Story 4 – Family Movie Night (doors open at 4:00, concessions available, Movie 5:00-6:30 ) Students must attend with an adult.

Friday, 3/6:  Wear Animal Print Day or Dress Up as a Dr. Seuss Character Day

Friday, 3/6: Read Across Loma Verde 8:30-9:30 – Join us to read to a classroom! (English and/or Spanish) Raffle, coffee, and pastries provided!

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TK & Kindergarten Registration packets are being accepted now.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

Spring Student-Led Conferences (K-8)

Our Spring Parent-Teacher Conferences begin Thursday, March 12 and end Thursday, March 19.  Please make every effort to attend the scheduled conference to discuss your child’s progress.  Our teachers and students 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 are dismissed at 1:00 p.m. throughout the conference schedule.   Please make appropriate transportation arrangements during our modified schedule.

 

Loma Verde A to Z Salad Bar Lunch for Students & Parents

Parents and guardians are welcome to join us on 3/12 during your child’s lunch for the “Apples to Zucchini Salad Bar” lunch.  Parents must sign into the office and obtain a visitor pass prior to eating with their child.  We will have picnic tables on the lawn near the auditorium.  Parents can also bring blankets.  There will be various community resources for families also here on campus.  Students will eat for free.  The adult lunch cost is $4.00, non-student children ages 1-12 are $2.50. (Cash only).  No outside food will be allowed for this event. Please join us! Reminder: students are dismissed at 1:00 on 3/12 for parent/teacher conferences.

 

LCAP ThoughtExchange 2020

20140815-LCAP-Final2ThoughtExchange started on February 18.  Loma Verde Elementary and CVESD are seeking your input regarding our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) goals. We will be using the online tool Thoughtexchange to gather your input, February 18-March 20. You can read about the current LCAP here. When you complete Thoughtexchange, email bree.watson@cvesd.org a screenshot of the completion screen, with your children’s names, and each of your students will receive a special prize! Please put Thoughtexchange in the subject line.  You can also show your picture to our secretary in the office to get your prize.

English  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

 

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Feb 24-28, 2020: none

Grade level attendance averages for the week of Feb 24-28, 2020:

TK-96.6%, Kinder-94.3%, 1st-94.9%, 2nd-97%, 3rd-97%, 4th-97.3%, 5th-97.6%, 6th-92.3%

School Average for the week of Feb. 24-28, 2020 = 95.9% (Goal: 98%)

 

Pennies for Patients

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The Loma Verde Pennies for Patients drive is going on now through March 20 to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Loma Verde’s online donation page is here.

 

 

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Tuesday, March 10 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training “How Technology Can Support Learning at Home” @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Wednesday, March 11 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, March 12 – 10:45-12:45 A to Z Salad Bar Family Lunch and Community Resource Fair. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend and eat lunch with their child.

Thursday, March 12-Friday, March 20 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (Minimum Days)

Friday, March 13 – 8:15 ACE Awards

Monday, March 16 – 6th-grade Panoramic Photo

Monday, March 16 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 8:15 1st grade ACE Awards, 9:00 2nd grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 3:00 SSC

Wednesday, March 18 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards

Friday, March 20 – 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards

Monday, March 23-Friday, April 3 SPRING BREAK NO SCHOOL

Monday, April 6 – Students Return, MINIMUM DAY 1:00 Dismissal

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The Wildcat Way February 24-28, 2020

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Congratulations to the grade-level representatives of Loma Verde’s CVESDTalks.  Their speeches were inspiring! The top speaker at each grade will continue on to the CVESDTalks grade-level competition this week.

 

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Monday, February 24 – Spring Pictures (FREE DRESS DAY)

Monday, February 24 – 2:45 PTO Movie Night Planning Meeting (Join us to help plan, sell items on behalf of your grade level, or help out during the movie.  Volunteers needed!) 300 middle pod room

Tuesday, February 25 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, February 25 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ LV

Tuesday, February 25 – 3:00 SSC

 

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TK & Kindergarten Registration packets are being accepted now.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

20140815-LCAP-Final2Thoughtexchange started on February 18.  Loma Verde Elementary and CVESD are seeking your input regarding our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) goals. We will be using the online tool Thoughtexchange to gather your input, February 18-March 20. You can read about the current LCAP here. When you complete Thoughtexchange, email bree.watson@cvesd.org a screenshot of the completion screen, with your children’s names, and each of your students will receive a special prize! Please put Thoughtexchange in the subject line.  You can also show your picture to our secretary in the office to get your prize.

English  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish  https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

 

SPRING PICTURE DAY

Spring Pictures will take place on Monday,  February 24th. All students will be photographed.  Proofs will be sent home for families after pictures are taken.  After you review the proofs, you may purchase the pictures if you would like.  Monday, February 24th is a FREE DRESS DAY for students.

 

2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWALimportant

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to stop by the office to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year as soon as possible.

 

ELPAC TESTING

Is your child an English Language Learner?  ELPAC testing will continue again this week. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

 

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Feb 18-21, 2020:

K/1 Combo-Mrs. Sandoval and 5th Grade-Mrs. Galvez

TK-90%        Kinder-96.3%        1st-96.1%        2nd-94.1%       3rd-92.6%          4th-97.8%     5th-98.7%            6th-97.5%

School Average for the week of Feb. 18-21, 2020 = 95.7% (Goal: 98%)

 

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Pennies for Patients

The Pennies for Patients drive is going on now through March 6 to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Loma Verde’s online donation page is here.

 

 

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LOMA VERDE READ ACROSS AMERICA SPIRIT WEEK: March 2-6

Monday, 3/2: Green Eggs and Ham – Wear Green Image result for family movie night

Tuesday, 3/3: Thing 1 Thing 2 – Twin Day

Wednesday, 3/4: Wear A Shirt Worth Reading

Thursday, 3/5 Pajama Day & Family Movie Night

Friday, 3/6  Wear Animal Print Day or Dress up as a Dr. Seuss character

 

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Video “Why Do We Lose Control of Our Emotions?”

 

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Monday, March 2-6 – Read Across Loma Verde Week (Spirit Week)

Thursday, March 5 – 4:30-6:30 Family Movie Night

Friday, March 6 – 8:30-9:30 Read Across Loma Verde *Readers Wanted!

Tuesday, March 10 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training “How Technology Can Support Learning at Home” @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Wednesday, March 11 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, March 12 – 10:45-12:45 A to Z Salad Bar Family Lunch and Community Resource Fair. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend and eat lunch with their child.  More details to come.

Thursday, March 12-Friday, March 20 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (Minimum Days)

Friday, March 13 – 8:15 ACE Awards

Monday, March 16 – 6th-grade Panoramic Photo

Monday, March 16 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 8:15 1st grade ACE Awards, 9:00 2nd grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 3:00 SSC

Wednesday, March 18 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards

Friday, March 20 – 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards

Monday, March 23-Friday, April 3 SPRING BREAK NO SCHOOL

Monday, April 6 – Students Return, MINIMUM DAY 1:00 Dismissal

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The Wildcat Way February 17-21, 2020

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No school Monday, February 17, 2020, in honor of President’s Day.

 

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Tuesday, February 18 – March 20 – CVESD LCAP Thought Exchange

Tuesday, February 18 – 1:00 LV Speech Contest for 4th-6th graders

Wednesday, February 19 – TK and Kinder registration opens for 2020 – 2021

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Thursday, February 20 – 8:15-9:45 Coffee with the Principal, Guest Speaker: Chelsea Gould “Breaking The Cycle of Challenging Behaviors With Your Child”    Everyone is welcome!

 

 

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TK & Kindergarten Registration packets will be accepted starting on Wednesday, February 19th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

downloadThoughtexchange starts on February 18.  Loma Verde Elementary and CVESD are seeking your input regarding our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) goals. We will be using the online tool Thoughtexchange to gather your input, February 18-March 20. You can read about the current LCAP here. When you complete Thoughtexchange, email bree.watson@cvesd.org a screenshot of the completion screen, with your children’s names, and each of your students will receive a special prize! Please put Thoughtexchange in the subject line.

 

SPRING PICTURE DAY

Spring Pictures will take place on Monday,  February 24th. All students will be photographed.  Proofs will be sent home for families after pictures are taken.  After you review the proofs, you may purchase the pictures if you would like.  Monday is a FREE DRESS DAY for students.

 

2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWALimportant

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to stop by the office to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year as soon as possible.

 

ELPAC TESTING

Is your child an English Language Learner?  ELPAC testing will continue again this week. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

 

Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Feb 10-13, 2020:

K/1 Combo-Mrs. Sandoval, 2nd Grade-Ms. Rincon, 5th Grade-Mr. Cooper

School Average for the week of Feb. 10-13, 2020 = 95.6% (Goal: 98%)

 

Pennies for Patients

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Monday, February 24 – Spring Pictures

Tuesday, February 25 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, February 25 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ LV

Tuesday, February 25 – 3:00 SSC

Monday, March 2-6 – Read Across Loma Verde Week (Spirit Week)

Friday, March 6 – 8:30-9:30 Read Across Loma Verde *Readers Wanted!

Tuesday, March 10 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training “How Technology Can Support Learning at Home” @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Wednesday, March 11 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, March 12 – 10:45-12:45 A to Z Salad Bar Family Lunch and Community Resource Fair. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend and eat lunch with their child.  More details to come.

Thursday, March 12-Friday, March 20 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (Minimum Days)

Friday, March 13 – 8:15 ACE Awards

Monday, March 16-Friday, March 20 – Book Fair in the LV Library

Monday, March 16 – 6th-grade Panoramic Photo

Monday, March 16 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 8:15 1st grade ACE Awards, 9:00 2nd grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 3:00 SSC

Wednesday, March 18 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards

Friday, March 20 – 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards

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The Wildcat Way February 10-14, 2020

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Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Wednesday, February 12 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office

Thursday, February 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

 

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2020-2021 TK & KINDER REGISTRATION

It is hard to believe that it is already time to begin planning for registration for the 2020-2021 school year! Please let your friends and neighbors know that TK & Kindergarten registration packets are available now in the office. TK & Kindergarten Registration packets will be accepted starting on Wednesday, February 19th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWALimportant

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to stop by the office to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year as soon as possible.

 

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REMINDERS FOR ALL:

  • Do not park or wait in RED ZONES/Drop off
  • Do not drop off children in the middle of the parking lot!  This is not safe and it backs up the flow of traffic.  Please park your car and come on campus to drop off or pick up your child.
  • Please use the crosswalk into and from school.  Listen to the crossing guard and safety patrol students.
  • Be courteous to other drivers and pedestrians – children are present!
  • No texting and driving!Image result for do not enter sign
  • Please follow the one-way exit out of our parking lot.  Do not enter our parking lot the wrong way.
  • Bottom line:  BE RESPECTFUL, BE RESPONSIBLE, BE SAFE!

Thank you for your support!

 

ELPAC TESTING

Is your child an English Language Learner?  ELPAC testing will continue this week. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

 

 

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Home Access Center

Parents can now access their student score reports for the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) and English Learner Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC). Go to http://www.cvesd.org, Parents tab, My Child’s School, Home Access Center or click Register.

 

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Click Here for an update on our District Budget.

 

 

Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Feb 3-7, 2020: 3rd Grade Ms. Lee

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK-93%        Kinder-93.8%        1st-95.4%        2nd-95.3%       3rd-95.1%          4th-96%     5th-96%            6th-97%

School Average for the week of Feb. 3-7, 2020 = 95.3%

 

 

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Tuesday, February 18 – March 20 – CVESD LCAP Thought Exchange

Tuesday, February 18 – 1:00 LV Speech Contest for 4th-6th graders

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 SSC Meeting Room 404

Wednesday, February 19 – TK and Kinder open registrations for 2020 – 2021

Wednesday, February 19 – 6:00 PM Budget Advisory Committee Meeting @ District Office

Thursday, February 20 – 8:15-9:30 Coffee with the Principal

Monday, February 24 – Spring Pictures

Tuesday, February 25 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, February 25 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ LV

Monday, March 2-6 – Read Across Loma Verde Week

Friday, March 6 – 8:30-9:30 Read Across Loma Verde *Readers Wanted!

Tuesday, March 10 11:00-11:45 Parent Training “How Technology Can Support Learning at Home” @ District Office

Tuesday, March 10 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Wednesday, March 11 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, March 12 – 10:45-12:45 A to Z Salad Bar Family Lunch and Community Resource Fair

Thursday, March 12-Friday, March 20 – Parent/Teacher Conferences (Minimum Days)

Friday, March 13 – 8:15 ACE Awards

Monday, March 16-Friday, March 20 – Book Fair in the LV Library

Monday, March 16 – 6th-grade Panoramic Photo

Monday, March 16 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 8:15 1st grade ACE Awards, 9:00 2nd grade ACE Awards

Tuesday, March 17 – 3:00 SSC

Wednesday, March 18 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards

Friday, March 20 – 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards

 

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The Wildcat Way February 3-7, 2020

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2020-2021 TK & KINDER REGISTRATION

It is hard to believe that it is already time to begin planning for registration for the 2020-2021 school year! Please let your friends and neighbors know that TK & Kindergarten registration packets will be available for pick up on Wednesday, February 5th. TK & Kindergarten Registration packets will be accepted starting on Wednesday, February 19th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWALimportant

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to stop by the office to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year as soon as possible.

 

ELPAC TESTING

Is your child an English Language Learner?  Did you know that all our English Language Learners will be participating in the ELPAC assessment this month?  ELPAC stands for the English Language Proficiency Assessment for California.  You can take a practice test with your child here: ELPAC Practice Tests. Please ensure your children are well-rested, well-fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

 

Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Jan. 27-31, 2020: none

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK-95.4%        Kinder-92%        1st-96.6%        2nd-93.6%       3rd-96.3%          4th-97.3%     5th-98.3%            6th-96.1%

School Average for the week of Jan. 27-31, 2020 = 95.6%

 

 

Let’s support each other in making arrival and dismissal onto our campus safe and organized for everyone!

REMINDERS FOR ALL:

  • Do not park or wait in RED ZONES/Drop off
  • Do not drop off children in the middle of the parking lot!  This is not safe and it backs up the flow of traffic.  Please park your car and come on campus to drop off or pick up your child.
  • Please use the crosswalk into and from school.  Listen to the crossing guard and safety patrol students.
  • Be courteous to other drivers and pedestrians – children are present!
  • No texting and driving! Image result for do not enter sign
  • Please follow the one-way exit out of our parking lot.  Do not enter our parking lot the wrong way.
  • Bottom line:  BE RESPECTFUL, BE RESPONSIBLE, BE SAFE!

Thank you for your support!

 

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Monday, February 3  – ELPAC Testing begins for English Learners in TK-6th

Wednesday, Feb. 5 – Pick up TK & Kinder Registration packets for 2020-21 school year in the school office

February 7 – 7:00 P.M. Loma Verde Choir performs at San Diego Gulls hockey game at Pechanga Arena

Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Wednesday, February 12 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office

Thursday, February 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Tuesday, February 18 – March 20 – CVESD LCAP Thought Exchange

Tuesday, February 18 – 1:00 LV Speech Contest for 4th-6th graders

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 SSC Meeting Room 404

Wednesday, February 19 – TK and Kinder open registrations for 2020 – 2021

Monday, February 24 – Spring Pictures

 

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The Wildcat Way January 27-31, 2020

2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWALimportant

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year.

Please stop by the front office to submit your Zone Transfer between January 21-31, 2020.

 

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2020-2021 TK & KINDER REGISTRATION

It is hard to believe that it is already time to begin planning for registration for the 2020-2021 school year! Please let your friends and neighbors know that TK & Kindergarten registration packets will be available for pick up on Wednesday, February 5th. TK & Kindergarten Registration packets will be accepted starting on Wednesday, February 19th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

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Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Readiness Parent Meeting

General information sessions will be held at the District Office on January 29th to provide families of incoming TK and Kindergarten students with what to expect for both registration and Kindergarten Readiness. Please attend!

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Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Jan. 20-24, 2020:

Ms. Lee 3rd-grade class

Mrs. Polanco 1st-grade class

Mrs. Garcia Heller 6th-grade class

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK-96.2%   Kinder-92%     1st-98.5%     2nd-92.7%     3rd-96.3%    4th-98.2%    5th-98.7%     6th-99.6%

School Average for the week of Jan. 20-24, 2020 = 96.25%

 

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Tuesday, January 28 – 2:30 Kona Ice At Loma Verde

Tuesday, January 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Wednesday, January 29 – 8:30, 12:30 or 5:30 Kindergarten Readiness Meeting at District Office, Room C

Monday, February 3 – ELPAC Testing begins for English Learners

Wednesday, Feb. 5 – Pick up TK & Kinder Registration packets for 2020-21 school year in the school office

February 7 – 7:00 P.M. Loma Verde Choir performs at San Diego Gulls hockey game at Pechanga Arena

Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Thursday, February 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Wednesday, Feb. 19 – TK and Kinder open registrations for 2020 – 2021

 

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The Wildcat Way January 20-24, 2020

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2020-2021 ZONE TRANSFER RENEWAL important

If your children are at Loma Verde on a Zone Transfer, please be sure to renew your transfer for the 2020-2021 school year.

Please stop by the front office to submit your Zone Transfer between January 21-31, 2020.

 

 

2020-2021 TK & KINDER REGISTRATION

Kindergarten Registration

It is hard to believe that it is already time to begin planning for registration for the 2020-2021 school year! Please let your friends and neighbors know that TK & Kindergarten registration packets will be available for pick up on Wednesday, February 5th. TK & Kindergarten Registration packets will be accepted starting on Wednesday, February 19th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2020 -2021 school year.

 

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Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Readiness Parent Meeting

General information sessions will be held at the District Office on January 29th to provide families of incoming TK and Kindergarten students with what to expect for both registration and Kindergarten Readiness. Please attend!

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parent classFree Parenting Workshops for parents of children ages 0-5 are offered by the South Bay Community Services on our campus. It is a great class and resource! Childcare provided.  Click on the links below for more information.

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Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Jan. 14-17, 2020:

Mrs. Snell’s 1st-grade class, Mrs. Navaroli’s 2nd-grade class, and Mrs. Alvillar’s 2/3 combo class

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK-93.6%   Kinder-96.4%     1st-97.3%     2nd-97.6%     3rd-92.2%    4th-9697.9%    5th-97.5%     6th-97.8%

School Average for the week of Jan. 14-17, 2020 = 96.53%

The district is launching an attendance campaign.   

Check out the video: https://youtu.be/1xOA9pnJCb8

  • The contest period is January 14, 2020, through May 4, 2020.
  • · CVESD, with support from partners San Diego County Fair and Magic 92.5 FM, will provide randomly drawn winners with prize packs. Eligible students are those with perfect attendance during the contest time period.
  • · Grades eligible are TK – Grade 12.
  • · All schools, District and charter, are eligible.
  • · Each student who has perfect attendance during the contest period will receive one free ticket to the San Diego County Fair!

 

Students with perfect attendance for the 2nd quarter participated in a Glow Dance Party during their recess last Friday.

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Monday, January 20 – NO SCHOOL – MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HOLIDAY

Tuesday, January 21- Friday, January 31 Zone Transfer Renewal Applications are due to the Loma Verde Office

Tuesday, January 21 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Support Your Language Learners at Home (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, January 21 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, January 21 – 2:35 GATE Club Meeting

Thursday, January 23 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Thursday, January 23 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Monday, January 27 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescent Growth Education) 4th-6th grade Parent Preview Night (District Office)

Tuesday, January 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Wednesday, January 29 – 8:30, 12:30 or 5:30 Kindergarten Readiness Meeting at District Office, Room C

Monday, February 3 – ELPAC Testing begins for English Learners

Wednesday, Feb. 5 – Pick up TK & Kinder Registration packets for 2020-21 school year in the school office

February 7 – 7:00 P.M. Loma Verde Choir performs at San Diego Gulls hockey game at Pechanga Arena

Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Thursday, February 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Wednesday, Feb. 19 – TK and Kinder open registrations for 2020 – 2021

 

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The Wildcat Way January 13-17, 2020

Image result for happy 2020Happy New Year and Welcome Back! We are excited to begin the second semester for the 2019-2020 school year.  School begins on Tuesday, January 14th.  It is a minimum day.  Students are dismissed at 1:00.

We have a lot going on this quarter including our Speech Contest, Read Across America, ELPAC testing, and parent-teacher conferences.  Our Loma Verde soccer teams will be playing games each week.  Please check our blog regularly for the most current information.

 

coffee chatThursday, January 16th: Coffee with the Principal – Topic: Chula Vista Public Library Community Resources and LCAP information at 8:15-9:15 a.m. in the auditorium.  Please come and join us! Coffee will be provided along with translation services in Spanish.

 

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Math 24 After-School Program starts back on Wednesday, January 15th from 2:30-4:00 in room 405.

 

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Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Readiness Parent Meeting

General information sessions will be held at the District Office on January 29th to provide families of incoming TK and Kindergarten students with what to expect for both registration and Kindergarten Readiness. Please attend!

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parent classFree Parenting Workshops for parents of children ages 0-5 are offered by the South Bay Community Services on our campus. It is a great class and resource! Childcare provided.  Click on the links below for more information.

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Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Dec. 16-20, 2019: Mrs. Valdivia’s 4th-grade class

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

K 90%         1st-96%        2nd-93%          3rd-95%        4th-96%    5th-98%     6th-96%

School Average for the week of Dec. 16-20, 2019 = 94.86%

The district is launching an attendance campaign.   

Check out the video: https://youtu.be/1xOA9pnJCb8

  • The contest period is January 14, 2020, through May 4, 2020.
  • · CVESD, with support from partners San Diego County Fair and Magic 92.5 FM, will provide randomly drawn winners with prize packs. Eligible students are those with perfect attendance during the contest time period.
  • · Grades eligible are TK – Grade 12.
  • · All schools, District and charter, are eligible.
  • · Each student who has perfect attendance during the contest period will receive one free ticket to the San Diego County Fair!

 

 

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Would you like to donate something to your child’s classroom?  Here are a few items that can be donated:

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  • post-its
  • dry erase markers
  • box of tissue
  • P.E. equipment for classroom PE use: jump ropes. playground balls, basketballs, and soccer balls.  Check with your child’s teacher to find out if they need other items for student use.

 

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Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

Tuesday, January 14 – Students Return (minimum day, 1:00 dismissal) Loma Verde Post January 14 2020.jpg

Tuesday, January 14 – 1:00 Kona Ice at Loma Verde

Wednesday, January 15 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 starts back up

Thursday, January 16 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Monday, January 20 – NO SCHOOL – MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HOLIDAY

Tuesday, January 21 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Support Your Language Learners at Home (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, January 21 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, January 21 – 2:35 GATE Club Meeting

Thursday, January 23 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Thursday, January 23 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Monday, January 27 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescent Growth Education) 4th-6th grade Parent Preview Night (District Office)

Tuesday, January 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Monday, February 3 – ELPAC Testing begins for English Learners

February 7 – 7:00 P.M. Loma Verde Choir performs at San Diego Gulls hockey game at Pechanga Arena

Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Thursday, February 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

Tuesday, February 18 – 3:00 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

 

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The Wildcat Way Dec. 16-20, 2019

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The Loma Verde Staff want to wish you a wonderful holiday and Happy New Year! Students return on Tuesday, January 14  (minimum day, 1:00 dismissal).

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Loma Verde’s Behavioral Expectations of the Week: After Lunch Procedures

Please make sure to support these expectations at home! Remind your children to follow adult directions, line up with the class, and use quiet voices while waiting for their teacher. PBIS Behavior Matrix_English     PBIS Behavior Matrix_ Spanish

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Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Dec. 9-13, 2019:

3rd Grade Ms. Lee & 6th Grade Mrs. Garcia Heller

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 96.32%

Kinder: 90.82%

1st: 94.94%

2nd: 95%

3rd: 97.05%

4th: 94.88%

5th: 97.33%

6th: 95.98%

School Average for the week of Dec. 9-13, 2019 = 94.98%

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Thank you for supporting our book fair last week!

 

YMCA STRETCH OPENINGS

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We have openings in our before and after school care YMCA STRETCH program at Loma Verde.  Stop by to pick up an application in the office and return it to the STRETCH office at Loma Verde.  See the link YMCA STRETCH for more information about the YMCA STRETCH Program.

 

 

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Friday, Dec. 20: “Holiday Shirt/Holiday Sweater Day” Wear your favorite holiday shirt or sweater today.

 

  • Check the Lost & Found before the end of the day on Friday, December 20. We also have many pairs of glasses that have been turned into the office. Stop by to claim your child’s missing glasses.
  • Food Donations for classroom parties must be approved by the teacher ahead of time.  All food must be store-bought.
  • School starts at 8:00 am.  Students should be on the blacktop, ready to start at this time.  Please drop off your child no later than 7:55 am to ensure he/she is ready for the day.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm will check into the office for safety reasons.  Parents/Guardians will check students out of the office.
  • Please use extra patience in and around the parking lot.  

 

 

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Would you like to donate something to your child’s classroom?  Here are a few items that can be donated:

  • A pack of white copy paper
  • post-its
  • dry erase markers
  • box of tissue
  • P.E. equipment for classroom PE use: jump ropes. playground balls, basketballs, and soccer balls.  Check with your child’s teacher to find out if they need other items for student use.

 

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Monday-Friday December 16-20 – PTO Holiday Shop (after school)

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Wednesday, December 18 – 6:00 P.M. CVESD Board Meeting

Thursday, December 19 – 8:10 1st grade, 8:45 2nd grade ACE Awards

Thursday, December 19 – 6:00 Kinder-1st grade DI Winter Program

Friday, December 20 – Spirit Day, wear your favorite holiday shirt or sweater!

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

Tuesday, January 14 – Students Return (minimum day, 1:00 dismissal)

Thursday, January 16 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

Monday, January 20 – NO SCHOOL – MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HOLIDAY

Tuesday, January 21 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Support Your Language Learners at Home (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, January 21 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Thursday, January 23 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Monday, January 27 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescent Growth Education) 4th-6th grade Parent Preview Night (District Office)

Tuesday, January 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting (Room 404)

Tuesday, February 11 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training: How to Build Resiliency Through Creative Academic Problem Solving (District Office, room C)

Tuesday, February 11 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting (District Office, room C)

Friday, February 14 – NO SCHOOL – LINCOLN DAY

Monday, February 17 – NO SCHOOL – WASHINGTON DAY

 

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The Wildcat Way Dec. 9-13, 2019

 

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The Loma Verde Safety Patrol walked in the Chula Vista Holiday Parade on Saturday, December 7, 2019.  Thank you to the students, staff, and parents that participated in the event!

 

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The Book Fair is opening on Monday after school! Come find the perfect holiday gift for a loved one! ❄️ ☃️

Please consider the eWallet so you don’t have to send your child to school with money. Best of all, any amount not spent will go back to your account!

Sign up for the eWallet here ⬇️ & check out the interactive flyer: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/lomaverdeelementaryschool

What’s an eWallet? Click the links below to find out! ⬇️

English – https://players.brightcove.net/1543299976/Eyj59PHsg_default/index.html?videoId=5831064261001

Spanish –
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Attendance-Matters

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Dec. 2-6, 2019: None

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 84.74%

Kinder: 93.65%

1st: 95.42%

2nd: 93.98%

3rd: 95.08%

4th: 93.09%

5th: 97.33%

6th: 96.49%

School Average for the week of Dec. 2-6, 2019 = 94.12%

YMCA STRETCH OPENINGS

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We have openings in our before and after school care YMCA STRETCH program at Loma Verde.  Stop by to pick up an application in the office and return it to the STRETCH office at Loma Verde.  See the link YMCA STRETCH for more information about the YMCA STRETCH Program.

 

 

hour-of-code-logoFriday, Dec. 13: Hour of Code Activities K-6   Loma Verde will be coding on 12/13.  Upper-grade classrooms are teaming up with primary students to code together.  This is an exciting event and part of an international Hour of Code that schools are taking part in around the world!  Check out the Hour of Code website to try it at home.  It’s free!

 

Loma Verde Holiday Spirit Theme Days

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Friday, Dec. 13: “Holiday/Winter Hat Day” Wear your favorite holiday or winter hat to school today.

images (7)Friday, Dec. 20: “Holiday Shirt/Holiday Sweater Day” Wear your favorite holiday shirt or sweater today.

 

  • Check the Lost & Found before the end of the day on Friday, December 20.
  • Food Donations for classroom parties must be approved by the teacher ahead of time.
  • School starts at 8:00 am.  Students should be on the blacktop, ready to start at this time.  Please drop off your child no later than 7:55 am to ensure he/she is ready for the day.
  • Students who are not picked up by 2:45 pm will check into the office for safety reasons.  Parents/Guardians will check students out of the office.
  • Please use extra patience in and around the parking lot.  

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Would you like to donate something to your child’s classroom?  Here are a few items that can be donated:

  • A pack of white copy paper
  • post-its
  • dry erase markers
  • box of tissue
  • P.E. equipment for classroom PE use: jump ropes. playground balls, basketballs, and soccer balls.  Check with your child’s teacher to find out if they need other items for student use.

 

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Tuesday, December 10 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde

Wednesday, December 11 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Friday, December 13 – 8:15 3rd/4th ACE Awards

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Wednesday, December 18 – 6:00 P.M. CVESD Board Meeting

Thursday, December 19 – 8:10 1st grade, 8:45 2nd grade ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

 

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The Wildcat Way Dec. 2-6, 2019

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Are you looking to buy a computer? We are excited to host the Computers 2 Kids Computer Distribution Event at Loma Verde Elementary on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019  from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Please register for a computer at c2sdk.org or C2K Application – Loma Verde Elementary See additional information on the flyers below.  C2K will bring the registered amount of systems and some additional systems for walk-ups.  Families are asked to bring cash or debit/credit to secure payment at the event. Personal checks will not be accepted. C2K will coordinate with Cox to facilitate an onsite sign-up process for the Connect2Compete program that provides affordable internet to families.

 

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Nov. 18-22, 2019: 5th Grade – Mrs. Galvez

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 91.58%

Kinder: 94.82%

1st: 93.01%

2nd: 93.98%

3rd: 97.38%

4th: 94.32%

5th: 97%

6th: 94.74%

School Average for the week of Nov. 18-22, 2019 = 94.64%

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155 students participated in the 1st quarter perfect attendance reward. The inflatable obstacle course was paid for thanks to Kona Ice. Our 2nd quarter perfect attendance reward is come up soon with a glow dance party.

HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE

The Chula Vista Welfare Council, the Chula Vista Elementary School District, and the Chula Vista Police Action League will all be working together to collect new unwrapped toys for needy children.  Please drop off new toys between November 4 and December 4  in our office.  All the toys will be donated to the Welfare council for later distribution. Thank you in advance for your generosity!

 

COMMUNITY CONNECT BAGS

Thank you for all your donations for our Community Connect Bags.  Our student leaders and parent volunteers worked with our cohort schools to assemble over 2000 bags for those in need!  If you would like to pick up a few bags to distribute to those in need this month, please stop by our office to pick up a few bags.  We would like to distribute the bags during the month of December to support the homeless or other needy individuals in our area.

 

YMCA STRETCH OPENINGS

We have openings in our before and after school care YMCA STRETCH program at Loma Verde.  Stop by to pick up an application in the office and return it to the STRETCH office at Loma Verde.  See the link YMCA STRETCH for more information about the YMCA STRETCH Program.

 

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Tuesday, December 3 – 8:00-9:30 Computers 2 Kids Distribution Event https://www.c2sdk.org/

Thursday, December 5 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, December 5, – 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde

Tuesday, December 10 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Friday, December 13 – 8:15 3rd/4th ACE Awards

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Wednesday, December 18 – 6:00 P.M. CVESD Board Meeting

Thursday, December 19 – 8:10 1st grade, 8:45 2nd grade ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

 

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The Wildcat Way Nov. 18-22, 2019

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Community Connect Donation Drive-Thank You!

Our community has been working with other schools in our cohort to collect donations for the Community Connect Bags to help those in need.  Loma Verde students collected over 1200 bottles of water over the last month.  Thank you for your generous support! We will be putting the bags together with the other 5 schools on Monday, November 18 from 3:30-5:30 on our auditorium.

FEDERAL SURVEY

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HOLIDAY CANNED FOOD DRIVE AND TOY DRIVE

Image result for food toy driveThe Chula Vista Welfare Council, the Chula Vista Elementary School District and the Chula Vista Police Action League will all be working together to collect canned food and new unwrapped toys. Please drop off new toys, canned foods, pasta, and rice between November 4 and November 22  in our office.  All the food and toys will be donated to the Welfare Council for later distribution.

 

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Here is a schedule for all of the upcoming parent trainings that occur before the DAC/DELAC meetings.  All parents are invited.

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Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 92.11%

Kinder: 93.75%

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2nd: 89.76%

3rd: 98.77%

4th: 94.14%

5th: 96.67%

6th: 99.74%

School Average for the week of Nov. 12-15, 2019 = 94.74%

 

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of Nov. 12-15, 2019:

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3rd – Ms. Lee

3rd – Ms. Munoz-Benavente

6th – Mrs. Youssofi (Mr. Duarte)

Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important! You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

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Monday, November 18 – 8:00 Morning Character Assembly @ blacktop

Monday, November 18 – 3:30-5:30 Community Connect Bag Assembly @ Loma Verde MPR

Tuesday, November 19 – 8:30-11:30 Quarter 1 Perfect Attendance Inflatable Party (20 minutes per class)

Tuesday, November 19 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training, 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC

Thursday, November 21 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal (Thanksgiving Potluck)

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, December 3 – 8:00-9:30 Computers 2 Kids Distribution Event https://www.c2sdk.org/

Thursday, December 5 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, December 10 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Friday, December 13 – 8:15 3rd/4th ACE Awards

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Thursday, December 19 – 8:10 1st grade, 8:45 2nd grade ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

 

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The Wildcat Way Nov. 11-15, 2019

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VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY

Monday, November 11th is Veterans Day. We thank all our Veterans for their service and sacrifice.  School will be closed on Monday in observance of the holiday.

 

FEDERAL SURVEY

B2_DOE_FederalSurvey-300x134Last week, every student received a yellow Federal Survey Card.  Please complete the yellow form as soon as possible and return to your child’s teacher.  The survey helps all schools qualify for Federal Impact Aid. We greatly appreciate your participation in filling out this important survey.

 

HOLIDAY CANNED FOOD DRIVE AND TOY DRIVE

Image result for food toy driveThe Chula Vista Welfare Council, the Chula Vista Elementary School District and the Chula Vista Police Action League will all be working together to collect canned food and new unwrapped toys. Please drop off new toys, canned foods, pasta, and rice between November 4 and November 22  in our Office.  All the food and toys will be donated to the Welfare council for later distribution.

 

Community Connect Donation Drive – Bottled Water Needed

Image result for bottled water neededOur community will work with other schools in our cohort to collect donations for Community Connect Bags.  Our student leaders will collect donations from our students and families and then work with our cohort to create community connect bags for those in need.  Loma Verde students will be collecting cases of water for the bags during the month of October.  If you are willing to donate a case of water or money to help us purchase water, we would greatly appreciate it!  Please get your children involved so they feel what a joy it is to serve others.  Water donations may be submitted to the auditorium or the main office by November 15th.

 

Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 92.63%

Kinder: 95.95%

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2nd: 91.57%

3rd: 94.43%

4th: 93.83%

5th: 98.33%

6th: 94.22%

School Average for the week of Oct. 28-Nov. 1 = 94.22%

Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important.  Please be sure to make vacation plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

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Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

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Wednesday, November 13 – 2:45 PTO Meeting in 300 middle pod roomPTO meeting

Thursday, November 14 – 8:15 am ELAC Meeting

Monday, November 18 – 3:30-5:30 Community Connect Bag Assembly @ Loma Verde MPR

Tuesday, November 19 – 11:00-11:45 Parent Training, 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC

Thursday, November 21 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, December 3 – 8:00-9:30 Computers 2 Kids Distribution Event https://www.c2sdk.org/

Thursday, December 5 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, December 10 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Friday, December 13 – 8:15 3rd/4th ACE Awards

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 1st/2nd ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Thursday, December 19 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

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CVESD School  Board President, Laurie Humphrey, visited Loma Verde last week.
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58 5th and 6th graders attended the Loma Verde Chess Club at lunch last Thursday.  Lots of strategizing and critical thinking was going on!
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The Wildcat Way Nov. 4-8, 2019

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The library reopens this week!

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VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY

Monday, November 11th is Veterans Day.  The school will be closed on that day.

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Community Connect Donation Drive – Bottled Water Needed

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Grade Level Attendance Averages (98% Goal)

TK: 90.5%

Kinder: 95%

1st: 91.3% attendance-logo-400

2nd: 94.2%

3rd: 93.4%

4th: 95%

5th: 98%

6th: 97.1%

School Average for the week of Oct. 28-Nov. 1 = 94.41%

Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important.  Please be sure to make vacation plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

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Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Tuesday, November 12 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde

Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 am ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, November 19 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC @ ESSC

Thursday, November 21 – 8:15 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, December 3 – 8:00-9:30 Computers 2 Kids Distribution Event https://www.c2sdk.org/

Thursday, December 5 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

Tuesday, December 10 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

Friday, December 13 – 8:15 3rd/4th ACE Awards

Monday, December 16 – 8:15 5th/6th ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – 8:15 1st/2nd ACE Awards

Wednesday, December 18 – On A Roll Lunch with Principal

Thursday, December 19 – 8:15 Kinder Ace Awards

Friday, December 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

Friday, December 20 – End of 2nd Quarter, Report Cards sent home

Monday, December 23-January 13 NO SCHOOL – WINTER BREAK

 

 

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The Wildcat Way Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 2019

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Safety Patrol Pinning Ceremony

Our Safety Patrol members were honored at a pinning ceremony last Monday, October 21 during the Morning Blacktop Character Assembly.

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Community Connect Donation Drive – Bottled Water Needed

Image result for bottled water neededOur community will work with other schools in our cohort to collect donations for Community Connect Bags.  Our student leaders will collect donations from our students and families and then work with our cohort to create community connect bags for those in need.  Loma Verde students will be collecting cases of water for the bags during the month of October.  If you are willing to donate a case of water or money to help us purchase water, we would greatly appreciate it!  Please get your children involved so they feel what a joy it is to serve others.  Water donations may be submitted to the auditorium or the main office by November 15st.

 

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of October 21-25, 2019:

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Kindergarten Mrs. Pulido

Our average daily attendance last week was 95.02%.  Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important.  Please be sure to make vacation plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

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Monday, October 28 – Friday, November 1 – 6th graders to YMCA Camp Marston in Julian

Monday-Friday, October 28-November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Tuesday, October 29 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma VerdeImage preview

Wednesday, October 30 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal (Guest Speaker: Computers2Kids Program)

Thursday, October 31 – 1:45  Halloween Parade

Friday, November 1 – PTO Fall Festival (Cancelled due to lack of volunteers)

Sunday, November 3 Daylight Savings Time Ends – Set clocks back 1 hour

Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 am ELAC Meeting

Thursday, November 20 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

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The Wildcat Way Oct. 21-25, 2019

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Thank you, parents, for attending the 5th Annual Parent Academy last Saturday!

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of October 14-18, 2019:

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1st Mrs. Polanco Campos

4th Mrs. Valdivia

Our average daily attendance last week was 96.05%.  Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important.  Please be sure to make vacation plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

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Our Safety Patrol members will be honored at a pinning ceremony on Monday, October 21 during the Morning Blacktop Character Assembly at 8:00.  Please have your child wear their safety patrol uniform.  Parents are welcomed to attend.

 

Community Connect Donation Drive

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Monday, October 21 – 8:00 a.m. Morning Blacktop Assembly & Safety Patrol Pinning Ceremony

Tuesday, October 22 – 11:00-11:45 DAC/DELAC Parent Training, 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office

Saturday, October 26 – 8:00 Saturday Scholars @ Loma Verde MPR

Monday, October 28 – 6th graders to YMCA Camp Marston in Julian

Monday-Friday, October 28-November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Tuesday, October 29 – 2:30 Kona Ice @ Loma Verde

Wednesday, October 30 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, October 31 – 1:45  Halloween Parade

Friday, November 1 – PTO Fall Festival (Cancelled due to lack of volunteers)

Sunday, November 3 Daylight Savings Time Ends – Set clocks back 1 hour

Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 am ELAC Meeting

Thursday, November 20 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

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The Wildcat Way October 14-18, 2019

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Picture Make-Up Day is Monday, Oct. 14.  Please wear your school uniform.

 

SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING

Our next School Site Council Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 15th at 3:00 pm in Room 404.  We invite all parents and community members to attend.  We will share our Comprehensive School Safety Plan and our Single Plan for Student Achievement. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Parents learned about English Learner GLAD strategies from our teacher Ms. Lee during the ELAC meeting on 10/10/19.

 

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of October 7-11, 2019:

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2nd grade Mrs. Navaroli

3rd grade Ms. Martinez

Our average daily attendance last week was 96.02%.  Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is very important.  Please be sure to make vacation plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

CVESD 5th Annual Parent Academy is Coming Up!

Saturday, October 19, 7:30 am – 12:00 at Vista Square Elementary. Great workshops for parents and a chance to meet other parents and school leaders to support your families. Breakfast is provided for FREE!  Childcare is on a first-come, first-serve basis. To register for the 5th Annual Parent Academy go to https://cvesdparentacademy.org/

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Our Safety Patrol members will be honored at a pinning ceremony on Monday, October 21 during the Morning Blacktop Character Assembly at 8:00.  Please have your child wear their safety patrol uniform.  Parents are welcomed to attend.

 

 

 

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Monday, October 14 – 8:00 Morning Blacktop Assembly and Safety Patrol Ceremony (postponed until next week)

Monday, October 14 – LifeTouch Picture Make-Up Day (wear school uniform)

Tuesday, October 15 – 2:30 p.m. Kona Ice at Loma Verde

Tuesday, October 15 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Saturday, October 19 – 7:30 am – 12:30 pm Parent Academy at Vista Square Elementary

Monday, October 21 – 8:00 a.m. Morning Blacktop Assembly & Safety Patrol Pinning Ceremony

Monday-Friday, October 28-November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Wednesday, October 30 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, October 31 – 1:45  Halloween Parade

Friday, November 1 – PTO Fall Festival (Cancelled due to lack of volunteers)

Sunday, November 3 Daylight Savings Time Ends – Set clocks back 1 hour

Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 am ELAC Meeting

Thursday, November 20 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

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The Wildcat Way October 7-11, 2019

WELCOME BACK!

We want to welcome back all our students and families to the 2019 Fall Quarter.  The Fall Quarter is always very busy with many activities, so we encourage all our families and students to check our blog frequently.

School begins on Tuesday, October 8.  Please remember that it will be a full day of learning for all students. Kindergarten – 6th grade students begin promptly at 8:00 a.m. and will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m.  We look forward to seeing all our Wildcats on Tuesday!

 

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The Kids Heart Challenge – Thank You!

Our school was part of the Kids Heart Challenge on Friday, September 20th. What a fantastic event! Thank you to all the teachers and parents that helped before and during the event to make this day possible for our students. Thank you parents for coming out to the event and cheering on your students while they participated. A big 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 $1,445 for the American Heart Association. Our school also earns PE/Recess equipment! The more we raise the more we earn!  All donations are due by Friday, October 11, 2019. Thank you!

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SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING

Our next School Site Council Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 15th at 3:00 pm in Room 404.  We invite all parents and community members to attend.  We will share our Comprehensive School Safety Plan and our Single Plan for Student Achievement. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of September 16-20, 2019:

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1st grade Mrs. Polanco Campos

2nd grade Ms. Rincon

Our average daily attendance last week was 97.09%.  Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

CVESD 5th Annual Parent Academy is Coming Up!

Saturday, October 19 7:30 am – 12:00 at Vista Square Elementary. Great workshops for parents and a chance to meet other parents and school leaders to support your families. Breakfast is provided for FREE!  To register for the 5th Annual Parent Academy go to https://cvesdparentacademy.org/

 

Community Connect Donation Drive

Image result for bottled water neededOur community will work with other schools in our cohort to collect donations for Community Connect Bags.  Our student leaders will collect donations from our students and families and then work with our cohort to create community connect bags for those in need.  Loma Verde students will be collecting cases of water for the bags during the month of October.  If you are willing to donate a case of water or money to help us purchase water, we would greatly appreciate it!  Please get your children involved so they feel what a joy it is to serve others.  Water donations may be submitted to the auditorium or the main office by November 1st.

 

RED RIBBON WEEK

Mark your calendars now for Loma Verde’s Red Ribbon Week. The week, October 28-November 1, will begin with an all school assembly and include Spirit Days and many other activities throughout the week. The theme this year is Send a Message, Stay Drug Free. More information will be available soon.

 

 

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Tuesday, October 8 – Students Return (2:30 dismissal)

Wednesday, October 9 – 11:00-12:00 MTSS for Parents: Supporting the Whole Child Academically, Behaviorally, and Through Socio-Emotional Learning (register online: http://bit.ly/MTSSforParents) @ ESSC -Room C 84 East J St Chula Vista

Wednesday, October 9 – 2:45 PTO Fall Festival Planning Meeting (everyone welcome!)

Thursday, October 10 – 8:30 ELAC

Monday, October 14 – 8:00 Morning Blacktop Assembly and Safety Patrol Ceremony

Monday, October 14 – LifeTouch Picture Make-Up Day (wear school uniform)

Tuesday, October 15 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Saturday, October 19 – 7:30 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy at Vista Square Elementary

Monday-Friday, October 28-November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Wednesday, October 30 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, October 31 – 1:45  Halloween Parade

Friday, November 1 – PTO Fall Festival

Sunday, November 3 Daylight Savings Time Ends – Set clocks back 1 hour

Monday, November 11 NO SCHOOL – Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12 – 3:00 pm SSC Meeting

Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 am ELAC Meeting

Thursday, November 20 – 8:30 Coffee with the Principal

November 25-29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

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The Wildcat Way Sept. 16-20, 2019

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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.

 

downloadMinimum Days (1:00 dismissal) for Parent-Teacher Conferences are Sept. 16-20.

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Friday, September 20 – Loma Verde Spirit Day: Wear your favorite sports team shirt or jersey!

 

Image result for fall breakFall break is September 23-October 7, and Quarter 2 begins on October 8, a regular day with 2:30 dismissal. We encourage all students to continue learning and growing over the break.  All students that complete 8 Achieve articles with a 75% or higher score over the break will receive a special prize!  We hope you enjoy a wonderful break!

 

September is National Preparedness Month!

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CVESD is having Parent Preview nights for students in grades 4th-6th to preview Adolescent Growth Education materials. The first preview night is Sept. 16 at 6:00 pm. Please click on the link for more information: age-parent-preview-letter-eng-spanish-2019.

 

Coffee with the Principal

Image result for coffee with the principalJoin us on Thursday, September 19 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the auditorium for the Coffee with the Principal meeting. Come learn about and give input on our School Safety Plan and Site Plan for Student Achievement!

 

 

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!  You’ll also earn an awesome SQUISHY HEART by raising $150 online as a special BONUS! 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 20 from 8:30-9:30 for Tk-6th grade.

 

Does your child need a computer or tablet at home for homework?

Screen Shot 2019-09-12 at 4.28.36 PMThursday, September 19th, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Juarez Lincoln Elementary School 849 Twining Avenue, San Diego, CA 92154
Click here for more info.

 

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September 16 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 16 – 6:00 p.m. A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 17 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 17 – 3:00 SSC Meeting CANCELLED

September 18 – On A Roll Lunch with the Principal

September 19 – 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 19 – 9:30-10:30 Coffee with the Principal

September 19 – 1:30 PTO Fall Festival Planning Meeting in 300 middle pod

September 20 – Spirit Day! Wear your favorite sports team shirt

September 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

September 20 – 8:30 Kids Heart Challenge Event

September 23-October 7 – Fall Break NO SCHOOL

October 8 – Students Return, Start of Quarter 2 (Full Day, 2:30 dismissal)

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of September 9-13, 2019:

Ms. Jimenez 5th grade

Mrs. Youssofi 6th grade

Our average daily attendance last week was 96.7%.  Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below. Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

To register for the 5th Annual Parent Academy go to https://cvesdparentacademy.org/

 

 

The Wildcat Way Sept. 9-13, 2019

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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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Join us for a BBQ Lunch on September 12!

 

 

September is National Preparedness Month!

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ELAC (English Learner Advisory Committee) Meeting – 9/12 @ 8:15 a.m.

Please join us for our next ELAC meeting on Thursday, September 12 from 8:15-9:15 in the Loma Verde auditorium.  We will be having the ELAC Board elections and discussing student data from the 2019 Summative ELPAC test.

 

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Is your 4th-6th grade child interested in art?  Join our Art Club!  Information and application are available here: Loma Verde Art Club

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CVESD is having Parent Preview nights for students in grades 4th-6th to preview Adolescent Growth Education materials. The first preview night is Sept. 16 at 6:00 pm. Please click on the link for more information: age-parent-preview-letter-eng-spanish-2019.

 

Coffee with the Principal

Image result for coffee with the principalJoin us on Thursday, September 19 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the auditorium for the Coffee with the Principal meeting. Come learn about and give input on our School Safety Plan and Site Plan for Student Achievement!

 

 

 

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! Get recognized with Perrie, Knox, and all the heart heroes right away at our heart health assembly on September 3rd when you raise lifesaving donations. You’ll also earn an awesome SQUISHY HEART by raising $150 online as a special BONUS! 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 20 from 8:30-9:30 for Tk-6th grade.

 

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September 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office Room C

September 11 – 2:45 Soccer Try-outs (See Mr. Lopez for more information)

September 11 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office Board Room

September 12 – 8:15 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 13 – 8:15 Kindergarten ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 16 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 16 – 6:00 p.m. A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 17 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 17 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

September 18 – On A Roll Lunch with the Principal

September 19 – 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 19 – 9:30-10:30 Coffee with the Principal

September 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

September 20 – 8:30 Kids Heart Challenge Event

September 23-October 7 – Fall Break NO SCHOOL

October 8 – Students Return, Start of Quarter 2 (Full Day, 2:30 dismissal)

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Classes with 100% Attendance for the week of September 2-6:

Ms. Rincon 2nd grade

Ms. Lee 3rd grade

Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts! Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below. Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

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. 2-6, 2019

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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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LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

Loma Verde Elementary will be closed on Monday, September 2nd in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.  Enjoy the long weekend! We look forward to seeing all our Wildcats on Tuesday, September 3rd!

 

PLATINUMLoma Verde proudly announces that we earned Silver recognition for our Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) implementation.

 

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The Kids Heart Challenge is Coming!

Our school is getting ready to kick off 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 get a jump start by registering online today! Visit www.heart.org/kidsheartchallenge and search Loma Verde Elementary to join our team and receive the FREE Heart Hero Wristband! Get recognized with Perrie, Knox, and all the heart heroes right away at our heart health assembly on September 3rd when you raise lifesaving donations. You’ll also earn an awesome SQUISHY HEART by raising $150 online as a special BONUS! 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 Kick-off Assembly is Tuesday, September 3rd at 8:15 for kindergarten-3rd graders and at 9:00 for 4th-6th graders.  Parents are welcome at the assembly, but please sign-in at the office first.  Our Kids Heart Challenge event is on September 20th.

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Join us on Thursday, September 5th at 2:45 for our next PTO Meeting. We will be discussing volunteer opportunities, the upcoming PTO Movie Night on September 13th, and planning for the Fall Festival.

 

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

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It is hard to believe that our Parent-Teacher Conferences start next week.  Please mark your calendars and plan for our modified schedule.
Conferences begin Thursday, September 12 and end Friday, September 20.  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.

A.G.E. Preview Night

CVESD is having Parent Preview nights for students in grades 4th-6th to preview Adolescent Growth Education materials. The first preview night is Sept. 16 at 6:00 pm. Please click on the link for more information: age-parent-preview-letter-eng-spanish-2019.

 

coffee-with-principalJoin us on Thursday, September 19 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the auditorium for the Coffee with the Principal meeting. Come learn about and give input on our School Safety Plan and Site Plan for Student Achievement!

 

LOME VERDE OBSERVATIONS and CLASSROOM VISITATION

Image result for please noteParents are welcome to visit Loma Verde classrooms. California State Law (Education Code 49091.10b) requires all visitors, including parents, to report at the office and sign in. Please be prepared to present a valid driver’s license or identification card, upon request, to scan into our computer Raptor system so that a visitor sticker may be printed out. To ensure minimal interruptions of the regular classroom program, Loma Verde requests that parents contact the office and teacher to schedule an observation at least 24 hours in advance and limit the visit to less than one hour, one day a week.  If a conference is desired, an appointment should be set with the teacher for a time before school, after school, or when coverage for the teacher can be arranged. In accordance with Education Code 51512 no electronic listening or recording device may be used by any person in a classroom without the teacher and principal’s permission.  LV Classroom Visitation Request Form

 

MORNING MILEAGE CLUB PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

We are excited to offer our Morning Mileage Club before school from 7:30-7:55 a.m.  We encourage all students to participate!  It is a great way to get some exercise with your friends before school.  Last year, we had numerous students run the equivalent of a marathon before school!   If you are on campus between 7:30 and 7:55, please join us for the Morning Mileage Club! Also, if you are a parent/guardian and would like to volunteer to help scan as students run laps, please let us know. THANK YOU!

 

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PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

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Congratulations to Ms. Munoz-Benavente’s and Mrs. Jimenez’s classes for having 100% attendance last week!  Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 96.8% last week. Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below. Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 (K-3rd grade) & 9:00 (4th-6th grade) Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assemblies

September 5 – 2:45 PTO Meeting

September 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office Room C

September 11 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office Board Room

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 13 – 8:15 Kindergarten ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 16 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 16 – 6:00 p.m. A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 17 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 17 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

September 18 – On A Roll Lunch with the Principal

September 19 – 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 19 – 9:30-10:30 Coffee with the Principal

September 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

September 20 – 8:30 Kids Heart Challenge Event

SAVE THE DATE!

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Loma Verde Twitter – @lomaverdeschool    Our hashtag is #lomalearns

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The Wildcat Way Aug. 26-30, 2019

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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.

 

Picture Day is Monday, August 26

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Remember, fall pictures are in uniform and spring is free dress. A flyer went home in your child’s folder. To order online, go to:

  1. https://mylifetouch.com
  2. Click on Picture Day ID
  3. Enter school code: CK109037Y0 
  4. Loma Verde Fall Picture flyer
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LOME VERDE OBSERVATIONS and CLASSROOM VISITATION

Parents are welcome to visit Loma Verde classrooms. California State Law (Education Code 49091.10b) requires all visitors, including parents, to report at the office and sign in. Please be prepared to present a valid driver’s license or identification card, upon request, to scan into our computer Raptor system so that a visitor sticker may be printed out. To ensure minimal interruptions of the regular classroom program, Loma Verde requests that parents contact the office and teacher to schedule an observation at least 24 hours in advance and limit the visit to less than one hour, one day a week.  If a conference is desired, an appointment should be set with the teacher for a time before school, after school, or when coverage for the teacher can be arranged. In accordance with Education Code 51512 no electronic listening or recording device may be used by any person in a classroom without the teacher and principal’s permission.  LV Classroom Visitation Request Form

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ART ACTIVITY NIGHT!

Join us on Tuesday, August 27 from 5:30-7:00 for a fun night with the New Children’s Museum to do art activities.  This FREE event is for the whole family! Please join us in the Loma Verde auditorium.  Food will also be for sale.

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PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

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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 12 and end Friday, September 20.  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.

 

 

MORNING MILEAGE CLUB PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

We are excited to offer our Morning Mileage Club before school from 7:30-7:55 a.m.  We encourage all students to participate!  It is a great way to get some exercise with your friends before school.  Last year, we had numerous students run the equivalent of a marathon before school!   If you are on campus between 7:30 and 7:55, please join us for the Morning Mileage Club! Also, if you are a parent/guardian and would like to volunteer to help scan as students run laps, please let us know. THANK YOU!

 

 

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Kona Ice is coming after school on Tuesday, August 27.

 

 

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PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

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Congratulations to Mrs. Alvillar’s and Mrs. Jimenez’s classes for having 100% attendance last week!  Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 96.26% last week. Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below. Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day (wear uniform)

August 27 – Kona Ice on campus after school

August 27 – 5:30-7:00 New Children’s Museum FREE Art Activity Night @ Auditorium

August 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

August 29 – Bus Evacuation Drill

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 (K-3rd grade) & 9:00 (4th-6th grade) Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assemblies

September 10 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ District Office Room C

September 11 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office Board Room

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 13 – 8:15 Kindergarten ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 16 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 16 – 6:00 p.m. A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 17 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 17 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

September 18 – On A Roll Lunch with the Principal

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September 19 – 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

SAVE THE DATE!

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. 19-23, 2019

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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.

82018271528204490774One 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. 

 

COFFEE WITH THE PRINCIPAL

Image result for coffee with the principalAll parents are encouraged to join us for first Coffee with The Principal on Thursday, August 22 at 8:30 a.m. in our auditorium.   You won’t want to miss it!  Our counselor, Mr. Diego Arias, will share what we are doing to ensure our students’ social-emotional health in school.  Spanish translation and childcare will be provided. Please join us for this important information.

PICTURE DAY

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PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

Image result for parent teacher conferenceIt 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 12 and end Friday, September 20.  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.

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Did you Know?

In California, State Superintendent of Instruction Tom Torlakson hosted a forum in May to encourage agencies to work together to fight chronic absence. Also this year, the state enacted a new school funding formula which will require every school district to monitor its chronic absence rate.

Attendance is important.  It is one of the indicators the state now looks at along with academics and suspensions rates.  Please be sure to make vacations plans during the 185 days that your child(ren) are not in school.  You can find the 2019-20 and 2020-21 Calendars below. Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.

 

PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

Image result for perfect attendanceCongratulations to Mrs. Snell’s class for having 100% attendance last week!  Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 95.9% last week. Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

 

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

ART ACTIVITY NIGHT! Art Easel Clip Art

Join us on Tuesday, August 27 from 5:30-7:00 for a fun night with the New Children’s Museum to do art activities.  This FREE event is for the whole family! Please join us in the Loma Verde auditorium.  Food will also be for sale.

 

 

August 22 –  8:30 Coffee with the Principal

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day

August 27 – 5:30-7:00 New Children’s Museum FREE Art Activity Night @ Auditorium

August 28 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

August 29 – Bus Evacuation Drill

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 (K-3rd grade) & 9:00 (4th-6th grade) Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assemblies

September 11 – 6:00 CVESD Board Meeting @ District Office Board Room

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 13 – 8:15 Kindergarten ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 16 – 8:15 5th & 6th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 16 – 6:00 p.m. A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 17 – 8:15 3rd & 4th grade ACE Awards @ Auditorium

September 17 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

September 18 – On A Roll Lunch with the Principal

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September 20 – 8:15 TK ACE Awards

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

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. 12-16, 2019

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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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Are you a Parent of an English Learner or a Dual Immersion Parent? We invite you to get involved in ELAC (English Learner Advisory Committee) and learn how to support your child’s language development. It’s a great way to meet other parents in our school community! Please plan on joining us for our first ELAC meeting of the year on Thursday, August 15th at 8:30 in the auditorium.

If you are considering being a parent ELAC-English Learner Advisory Committee Representative (one year term), please click the link below. The date to turn in forms is Wednesday, Aug 14.  Elections will be held on Aug. 15 at 8:30 am in the auditorium for officers. ENGLISH LEARNER COMMITTEE PARENT REPRESENTATIVE 2019

 

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DUAL LANGUAGE IMMERSION PARENT MEETING – AUGUST 13

Join us on August 13 at 5:30 to learn about our Transitional Kindergarten (TK) through 6th-grade Dual Language Immersion program (DI) at Loma Verde.  We will be sharing our Dual Immersion Handbook with the program overview, expectations, and DI contract with families.   Please join us!

 

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Visitors and volunteers will be allowed on campus beginning Monday, August 5.  You must have your volunteer contract turned in, along with your TB test.  Remember, if you are on campus more than 2 days a week, you must be fingerprinted.  If you were unable to make the training, you are responsible for going through the LV Visitor and Volunteer PowerPoint,  LV Volunteer Handbook 2019-20, and submitting the  LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form English or LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form Spanish to the office.   We are looking forward to having you volunteer on campus!  Thank you!

 

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PTO MEMBERSHIP DRIVE – PLEASE JOIN!

Families, we are doing a PTO Membership Drive this year.  It is $5 per students or $10 per family.  ALL money goes back to our school.   Click on the link to access the PTO Membership Drive form: LVMembershipDrive19-20 .  PTO membership dues will be spent on the following things this year:

  • Assemblies
  • Classroom Fieldtrips
  • Classroom Supplies for each classroom
  • Library Books
  • Maker Space Materials
  • School Events
  • Discounts on LV Spirit Gear (Save $2 on each Spirit Shirt)
  • Free Movie Night Entrance

 

SPIRIT GEAR FOR SALE

We have new Loma Verde spirit gear for sale!  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.  There is a discount on shirts if families join our PTO.

 

attendance

PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

Congratulations to the following classes for having 100% attendance last week: Lee and Sandoval.  Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 97.4% last week. Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

 

please note

  • You must have authorization to take pictures or videotape other people’s children per board policy.  Additionally, a media release form must be signed and on file if students photos or videos are to be shared on any form of media, this includes social media.  Unauthorized persons on or off-campus taking videos/pictures of students while on campus may be reported to the authorities.
  • We have worked hard on bringing down our Chronic Absenteeism rate.  Please make sure to read the parent handbook regarding attendance.  Our continued goal will be an average daily rate of 98%.  Help us make this possible.  Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.
  • Below are the school calendars for the next two school years.   Please consider these dates when planning family trips.
  • 2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

 

August 13 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ district office

August 13 – 5:30 p.m. Dual Immersion Parent Meeting @ auditorium

August 15 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting & elections

August 22 –  8:30 Coffee with the Principal

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day

August 29 – Bus Evacuation Drill

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 & 9:00 Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assembly

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 16 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District OfficeRelated image

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

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The Wildcat Way – Aug. 5-9, 2019

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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It’s been a great second week of school!  Here a few pictures of the great learning going on at Loma Verde.

 

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MEET THE TEACHER – CURRICULUM NIGHT COMING UP ON AUGUST 8

5:00 – 5:15 pm – Information on the blacktop
5:30 – 6:00 pm – Classroom Presentation (Session 1)
6:00 – 6:30 pm – Classroom Presentation (Session 2) **  Repeated session

***  Both sessions will be the same information

 

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Visitors and volunteers will be allowed on campus beginning Monday, August 5.  You must have your volunteer contract turned in, along with your TB test.  Remember, if you are on campus more than 2 days a week, you must be fingerprinted.  If you were unable to make the training, you are responsible for going through the LV Visitor and Volunteer PowerPoint,  LV Volunteer Handbook 2019-20, and submitting the  LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form English or LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form Spanish to the office.   We are looking forward to having you volunteer on campus!  Thank you!

 

WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

School Site Council is looking for new members!!!  Elections will be held Wednesday,Image result for School Site Council needs you! August 8, 2019, during Curriculum Night.  The Loma Verde SSC bylaws specify that parent representatives serve a 2-year term.  We have openings for next year’s Council for 2 parent representatives.  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.  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 6, 2019.

 

The BOGO (buy one-get one free) Book Fair is opening officially Monday after school in the library. Students had a chance to preview the Book Fair last Friday or on Monday, August 5. It will be open before, during, and after school and also during Curriculum Night.

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We are having a luau/Hawaiian Spirit Day on Friday, Aug. 9. Students do not have to wear their uniform on this day.

 

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PTO MEMBERSHIP DRIVE – PLEASE JOIN!

Families, we are doing a PTO Membership Drive this year.  It is $5 per students or $10 per family.  ALL money goes back to our school.   Click on the link to access the PTO Membership Drive form: LVMembershipDrive19-20 .  PTO membership dues will be spent on the following things this year:Image result for PTO Membership drive

  • Assemblies
  • Classroom Fieldtrips
  • Classroom Supplies for each classroom
  • Library Books
  • Maker Space Materials
  • School Events
  • Discounts on LV Spirit Gear (Save $2 on each Spirit Shirt)
  • Free Movie Night Entrance

 

SPIRIT GEAR FOR SALE

We have new Loma Verde spirit gear for sale!  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.  There is a discount on shirts if families join our PTO.

 

 

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Join us on August 13 at 5:30 to learn about our Transitional Kindergarten (TK) through 6th-grade Dual Language Immersion program (DI) at Loma Verde.  We will be sharing our Dual Immersion Handbook with the program overview, expectations, and DI contract with families.   Please join us!

 

 

MORNING MILEAGE CLUB TO BEGIN AUGUST 5TH

We are excited to offer our Morning Mileage Club before school at 7:30 am daily starting August 5.  We encourage all students to participate!  It is a great way to get some exercise with your friends before school.  Last year, we had numerous students run the equivalent of a marathon before school!   If you are on campus between 7:30 and 7:55, please join us for the Morning Mileage Club! Also, if you are a parent/guardian and would like to volunteer to help scan as students run laps, please let us know. We can’t wait to see you there!

 

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PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

Congratulations to the following classes for having 100% attendance last week: Navaroli and Snell.  Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 97% last week. Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

 

please note

  • We have worked hard on bringing down our Chronic Absenteeism rate.  Please make sure to read the parent handbook regarding attendance.  Our continued goal will be an average daily rate of 98%.  Help us make this possible.  Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.
  • Below are the school calendars for the next two school years.   Please consider these dates when planning family trips.
  • 2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

 

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August 7 – 2:30-4:00 Math24 begins (Parent Meeting)

August 8 – 5:00-6:30 Loma Verde Curriculum Night

August 9 – Luau/Hawaiian Spirit Day

August 13 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ district office

August 13 – 5:30 p.m. Dual Immersion Parent Meeting @ auditorium

August 15 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting & elections

August 22 –  8:30 Coffee with the Principal

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 & 9:00 Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assembly

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 16 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District OfficeRelated image

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

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 29-August 2, 2019

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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.

 

THANK YOU – GRACIAS

Thank you for a wonderful first week of school!  It was so great to welcome back our Wildcats for the 2019-2020 school year. We are so thankful for our teachers, staff, and volunteers 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.

 

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Thank you, volunteers, for coming to our Volunteer Inservice on July 25th.  We had a great turnout!   If you were not able to come to the Volunteer Inservice, please complete the following items before you volunteer at school:Image result for we love volunteers

  1. Review the LV Visitor and Volunteer PowerPoint
  2. Read the LV Volunteer Handbook 2019-20
  3. Review/sign/return the Volunteer Expectation page to the office LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form English or LV Visitor and Volunteer General Information Form-Spanish
  4. Submit your TB clearance test to the office (if you are volunteering 2 or more days per week on campus)
  5. Get fingerprinted (See the secretary for information – if you are volunteering 2 or more days per week on campus)

Please note that for safety reasons no visitors or volunteers are allowed in the classrooms during the instructional day the first 2 weeks of school.  Visitors and volunteers will be allowed on campus beginning Monday, August 5.

 

WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

School Site Council is looking for new members!!!  Elections will be held Wednesday,Image result for School Site Council needs you! August 8, 2019, during Curriculum Night.  The Loma Verde SSC bylaws specify that parent representatives serve a 2-year term.  We have openings for next year’s Council for 2 parent representatives.  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.  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 6, 2019.

 

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PTO MEMBERSHIP DRIVE – PLEASE JOIN!

Families, we are doing a PTO Membership Drive this year.  It is $5 per students or $10 per family.  ALL money goes back to our school.   Click on the link to access the PTO Membership Drive form: LVMembershipDrive19-20 .  PTO membership dues will be spent on the following things this year:PTO Membership Drive.jpeg

  • Assemblies
  • Classroom Fieldtrips
  • Classroom Supplies for each classroom
  • Library Books
  • Maker Space Materials
  • School Events
  • Discounts on LV Spirit Gear (Save $2 on each Spirit Shirt)
  • Free Movie Night Entrance

 

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MEET THE TEACHER – CURRICULUM NIGHT COMING UP ON AUGUST 8

5:00 – 5:15 pm – Information on the blacktop
5:30 – 6:00 pm – Classroom Presentation (Session 1)
6:00 – 6:30 pm – Classroom Presentation (Session 2) **  Repeated session

***  Both sessions will be the same information

 

SPIRIT GEAR FOR SALE

We have new Loma Verde spirit gear for sale!  Students can wear the new t-shirt and sweatshirt any day of the week OR the uniform shirt.  Order forms were sent home with students last week.  You can pick up additional forms in the office.  There is a discount on shirts if families join our PTO.

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DUAL LANGUAGE IMMERSION PARENT MEETING – AUGUST 13Image result for DUAL IMMERSION MEETING

Join us on August 13 at 5:30 to learn about our Transitional Kindergarten (TK) through 6th-grade Dual Language Immersion program (DI) at Loma Verde.  We will be sharing our Dual Immersion Handbook with the program overview, expectations, and DI contract with families.   Please join us!

 

 

MORNING MILEAGE CLUB TO BEGIN AUGUST 5TH

We are excited to offer our Morning Mileage Club before school at 7:30 am daily starting August 5.  We encourage all students to participate!  It is a great way to get some exercise with your friends before school.  Last year, we had numerous students run the equivalent of a marathon before school!   If you are on campus between 7:30 and 7:55, please join us for the Morning Mileage Club! Also, if you are a parent/guardian and would like to volunteer to help scan as students run laps, please let us know. We can’t wait to see you there!

 

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PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK!

Congratulations to the following 11 classes for having 100% attendance last week: Navaroli, Alvillar, Polanco, Snell, Sandoval, Garcia Heller, Olmedo-Rivera, Youssofi, Murdoch, Holmes, Valdivia,  Way to go! Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 99% last week! Our goal is at least 98% every week. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

 

please note

  • No changes will be made to class assignments in the first 2 weeks of school. If you would like to request a classroom change after that you may submit your request in writing and your request will be taken into consideration only if space is available beginning August 5.
  • We have worked hard on bringing down our Chronic Absenteeism rate.  Please make sure to read the parent handbook regarding attendance.  Our continued goal will be an average daily rate of 98%.  Help us make this possible.  Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.
  • Below are the school calendars for the next two school years.   Please consider these dates when planning family trips.
  • 2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

 

July 29 – 8:00 Morning Blacktop Assembly

July 30 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

August 1 – 2:45 PTO Meeting & elections

Image result for scholastic book fair 2019August 2-9 Book Fair (Information page: https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=lomaverdewildcats)

August 7 – 2:30-4:00 Math24 begins

August 8 – 5:00-6:30 Loma Verde Curriculum Night

August 13 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting @ district office

August 13 – 5:30 p.m. Dual Immersion Parent Meeting @ auditorium

August 15 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting & elections

August 22 –  8:30 Coffee with the Principal

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 & 9:00 Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assembly

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 16 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District OfficeRelated image

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

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 22-26, 2019

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We are so excited for our first day of school on Monday, July 22.  School begins promptly at 8:00 am.  Please remember that it is a minimum day with all Kindergarten-6th students dismissed at 1:00 p.m. Kindergarten students will be dismissed at 1:00 a.m. all week.

We encourage you to walk, bike, or carpool to school.    Please allow plenty of time for pick up and drop off.   Afternoon gates will open at 1:00 for parents to pick up their children on the first day.

We are so thrilled to welcome all our new and returning Wildcats on Monday!

 

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.

1. Drop off and pick up students only in the drop-off zone.
2. If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
3. NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
4. Please do not park in RESERVED spaces.
5. Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
6. 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.  Persons picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
7. For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

 

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT-PACKET PICK-UP

thank you graciasThank you for attending our Back to School Night-Packet Pick-up last Friday!  We appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedules to come to school. Thank you to our team for putting on this new event.  If you did not come to school on Friday to pick up the packet, it will be given out in class on Monday.  Students can stop bt the table outside the office to find out who their teacher is this year.

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SPIRIT GEAR FOR SALE

We have new Loma Verde spirit gear for sale!  Students can wear the t-shirt and sweatshirt any day of the week instead of the uniform shirt.  Order forms will be sent home with students this week or you can pick it up in the office.  There is a discount on shirts if families join our PTO.

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PTO MEMBERSHIP DRIVE – PLEASE JOIN!

Families, we are doing a PTO Membership Drive this year.  It is $5 per students or $10 per family.  ALL money goes back to our school.   Click on the link to access the PTO Membership Drive form: LVMembershipDrive19-20 .  PTO membership dues will be spent on the following things this year:

  • Assemblies
  • Classroom Fieldtrips
  • Classroom Supplies for each classroom
  • Library Books
  • Maker Space Materials
  • School Events
  • Discounts on LV Spirit Gear (Save $2 on each Spirit Shirt)
  • Free Movie Night Entrance

WANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

SSCAre you interested in serving on our school governance committee?   Nominations will be taken July 22 through July 26, 2019.  Please leave your name and contact information with the school office.  Elections will take place Monday, July 29.  Our first meeting will be on Tuesday, July 30 at 3:00.

  • Meetings only 6 times a year on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm
  • Be a part of the decision making on the school budget
  • Be a part of the decision making on school achievement
  • No experience necessary

 

VOLUNTEER INSERVICE

Image result for volunteer trainingThursday, July 25 – 8:30 am and 5:30 pm is the Parent Information and Volunteer Inservice.  Topics include:

  • Campus Safety
  • School Site Council (SSC)
  • English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)
  • The Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)
  • Volunteering
  • Please note that for everyone’s safety NO Visitors or Volunteers will be allowed on campus until August 5.  Volunteers must attend one of the Volunteer In-services on July 25.

 

 

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Wednesday, August 1  –  2:45 pm PTO General Meeting & elections

 

 

CURRICULUM NIGHT

Thursday, August 8 – 5:00-6:30  TK-6th grade Parent Curriculum Information Meetings in the classrooms.  We strongly encourage everyone to attend as important information will be shared.  It is also a great time to meet your child’s teacher and visit the classrooms.  There are 2 sessions with repeated information.

 

please note

  • No changes will be made to class assignments in the first 2 weeks of school. If you would like to request a classroom change after that you may submit your request in writing and your request will be taken into consideration only if space is available beginning August 5.
  • We have worked hard on bringing down our Chronic Absenteeism rate.  Please make sure to read the parent handbook when you receive it on July 19 regarding attendance.  Our continued goal will be an average daily rate of 98%.  Help us make this possible.  Students will perfect attendance and no tardies during the 1st quarter will be invited to a special inflatable slide party at school on the last day of the quarter.
  • Below are the school calendars for the next two school years.   Please consider these dates when planning family trips.
  • 2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

 

 

July 25 – 8:30 & 5:30 Volunteers Inservice in the auditorium

July 29 – 8:00 Morning Blacktop Assembly

July 30 – 3:00 SSC Meeting

August 1 – 2:45 PTO Meeting & elections

August 5-9 Book Fair

August 6 – 2:30-4:00 Math24 begins

August 8 – 5:00-6:30 Loma Verde Curriculum Night

August 10 – 8:30-1:00 Saturday Scholars begins

August 15 – 8:30 ELAC Meeting & elections

August 22 –  8:30 Coffee with the Principal

August 26 – LifeTouch Picture Day

September 2 – NO SCHOOL (Labor Day)

September 3 – 8:15 & 9:00 Jump Rope for Heart Kick-Off Assembly

September 12 – 8:30 ELAC

September 12 – BBQ Lunch with parents (during student lunchtime)

September 13 – 5:30-8:00 PTO Movie Night

September 12-20 Parent-Teacher Conferences (minimum days, students dismissed at 1:00)

September 16 – 6:00 A.G.E. (Adolescence Growth Education) Preview Night at CVESD District Office

September 20 – 8:30 Jump Rope for Heart Event

 

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 15-19, 2019

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Friday, July 19 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm Join us to find out who your child’s teacher is and pick up your back-to-school packet. Please note that if you have not completed Residency Verification then your child will not be assigned to a classroom.

  • 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
  • Meet our new PE teacher and play games
  • Dinner will be available for purchase
  • Sign up for parenting classes
  • Raffle for movie tickets
  • Feed America will be here
  • Mobile Clinic

 

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The school office is open from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.  Please note:  If you have not done Residency Verification Renewal, your child has not been placed in a class.  Please be sure to do this to ensure a smooth first day for you and your child(ren). Please feel free to call or stop by if you have any questions.

 

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July 22 at 8:00 am is the First Day of School for students in grades K-6 and is a Minimum Day (Dismissal is 1:00 pm).

  • July 23 – 26 Kindergarten dismissal is 1:00 pm.
  • July 29 Kindergarten schedule 8:00 am – 2:30 pm Monday – Thursday and 8:00 pm – 1:00 pm on Fridays.

 

DROP OFF AND PICK UP IMPORTANT INFORMATION

1. Drop off and pick up students only in the drop-off zone.
2. If you must leave your car, park in the parking lot, not the bus loop.
3. NO Dogs during arrival and dismissal.
4. Please do not park in RESERVED spaces.
5. Students must walk bikes on the sidewalk.
6. Students not picked up by 2:45 pm (1:15 pm on minimum days) will be escorted to the office and must sign in.  Persons picking up the child must come to the office to sign him/her out.
7. For everyone’s safety BE PATIENT, KIND, and CONSIDERATE.

 

SSCWANTED! School Site Council (SSC) Parent Representatives! 

Are you interested in serving on our school governance committee?   Nominations will be taken July 22 through July 26, 2019.  Please leave your name and contact information with the school office.  Elections will take place Monday, July 29.  Our first meeting will be on Tuesday, July 30 at 3:00.

  • Meetings only 6 times a year on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm
  • Be a part of the decision making on the school budget
  • Be a part of the decision making on school achievement
  • No experience necessary

 

volunteersVOLUNTEER INSERVICE

Thursday, July 25 – 8:30 am and 5:30 pm is the Parent Information and Volunteer Inservice.  Topics include:

  • Campus Safety
  • School Site Council (SSC)
  • English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC)
  • The Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)
  • Volunteering
  • Please note that for everyone’s safety NO Visitors or Volunteers will be allowed on campus until August 5.  Volunteers must attend one of the Volunteer In-services on July 25.

 

 

PTO meetingPTO MEETING

Wednesday, August 1  –  2:45 pm PTO General Meeting & elections

 

CURRICULUM NIGHT

Thursday, August 8 – 5:30-7:15  TK-6th grade Parent Curriculum Information Meetings in the classrooms.  We strongly encourage everyone to attend as important information will be shared.  It is also a great time to meet your child’s teacher and visit the classrooms.  There are 2 sessions with repeated information.

  • 5:30-6:15  1st session
  • 6:30-7:15  2nd session

 

please note

  • No changes will be made to class assignments in the first 2 weeks of school. If you would like to request a classroom change after that you may submit your request in writing and your request will be taken into consideration only if space is available beginning August 5.
  • We have worked hard on bringing down our Chronic Absenteeism rate.  Please make sure to read the parent handbook when you receive it on July 19 regarding attendance.  Our continued goal will be an average daily rate of 98%.  Help us make this possible.  Below are the school calendars for the next two school years.   Please consider these dates when planning family trips.

2019-20 Year Round Schools Calendar

2020-21 Year Round Schools Calendar

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