The Wildcat Way April 29-May 3, 2019

Monday-Friday  4th-grade swim class

Monday – Friday K-2 Local Measures Writing (English)

Thursday, May 2 5:00 – Mandatory YMCA STRETCH Parent Meeting

Saturday, May 4 – Saturday Scholars Day #3 at Loma Verde Elementary

LOCAL MEASURES TESTING – GRADES K-2

This week marks the second week of Local Measures testing for our Kindergarten through Second Grade students.  Over the next few weeks, our students will be tested in reading, writing, and math.  All students will begin with the writing testing in English during the week of April 29.  Please ensure your children to get plenty of rest and enjoy a healthy breakfast before testing so they are able to do their very best on each assessment!

CAASPP TESTING – GRADES 3-6

Our 5th and 6th grade students will begin CAASPP testing this week.

Testing Reminders:

  • CELL Phones and Smart Watches will be collected by teachers during testing.
  • BE ON TIME each day!  Students who are late will have to do makeups.
  • Visitors and/or Volunteers are not allowed in the classroom during testing.
  • Classrooms will not be interrupted during testing.  Students may not leave the classroom once testing has started.  (Check doctor and dentist appointments)
  • Send a Snack Bag for your child during the testing week: Granola Bars, Crackers, Pretzels but NO CANDY, Cheetos, Taki’s (refrain from things that are messy or sticky).

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Smarter Balanced Assessment Parent Resources:

A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessment

Guía de Padres Pare Comprender Las Pruebas Sumativas Smarter Balanced

 

 

Morning Mileage Club Is Off to a GREAT Start! Image result for RUNNER clipart

We started our Morning Mileage Club two weeks ago.  We had 307 K-6 students participate at least one day with a group total of 708 miles walked/run!

Here’s the breakdown by grade for the week of 4/22-26: K-20 miles, 1st-57 miles, 2nd-41 miles, 3rd -50 miles, 4th-63 miles, 5th-64 miles, 6th-57 miles.

Top Classes: Johnson-33 miles, Galvez-29 miles, Polanco Campos 27 miles, Valdivia-23 miles, Youssofi-23 miles

If you can help out one or more mornings a week, please join us from 7:30 to 7:55.   We are looking for a few more parents to also help.  Visit track in the morning or stop by the office to see Mrs. Watson to volunteer.  Thank you!

 

attendanceCongratulations to Ms. Lee’s and Mrs. Rincon’s class for having 100% attendance last week! Way to go! Loma Verde’s overall attendance was 95.5% last week. Our goal is 98%. Be sure to bring your child to school every day and on time. Every minute of every day counts!

 

STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK

imgresMark your calendars now for a week of staff appreciation. I am sure all would agree that Loma Verde has the very best staff around!  The fun begins on Monday, May 13 and continues the entire week.  Let’s show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate all they do!

 

2019-2020 & 2020-2021 SCHOOL CALENDARS AVAILABLE

The District Approved calendars for the next two school years are out.  Please consider dates when planning family vacations.  It is imperative that our school brings down our rate of Chronic absenteeism. 2019-20 Calendar   2020-21 Calendar .

 

 

May 8 – PTO 8:15 Mtg.

May 9 – 6th-grade dance 1-3 pm

May 13-17 Loma Verde Staff Appreciation Week

May 14 – 3:00 pm SSC Mtg.

May 15 – Incoming Kindergarten Parent Mtg.  8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

May 20-20 Incoming Kindergarten Screening

May 27 – MEMORIAL DAY (NO SCHOOL)

June 3 1:45 Volunteer Appreciation Tea

June 4 Yearbooks Distributed and Signing

June 5 8:30 6th Grade Promotion

June 5 – LAST DAY of SCHOOL (minimum day)

 

 

 

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2018-19 School Calendar Year Round – Board Approved

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