The Wildcat Way July 10, 2019

welcome back to school

Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year!

The staff and I cannot wait to welcome you back for the 2019-20 school year!  We are continuing to improve our campus.  We have a new cafeteria serving line, painted shade arbors and doors, new library/Maker Space (under construction) and a very clean campus!

 

Here are some important dates for the beginning of the school year.

Thursday, July 11 – School office reopens from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.  Please note:  If you Image result for residency verificationhave 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.

 

 Friday, July 19 – Packet Pick-up/Back to School Night from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Come find out who your child’s teacher is, receive your back to school packet, and meet some of our parent clubs and committees, after-school clubs, and community resources.  Dinner will be available for purchase along with Kona Ice.

  • 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

 

Monday, July 22 at 8:00 am is the First Day of School for students in grades Kinder-6th and is a Minimum Day (Dismissal is 1:00 pm).   As a reminder, the parking lot is busy in the morning so give yourself plenty of time!

  • All incoming Kindergarten students will report to the classroom at 8:00.  Please note that Kinders will be dismissed to go home with their parents at 1:00 pm.  Kindergarten students will also be on a Minimum Day schedule during the first week of school (dismissal at 1:00 pm).   Beginning July 29 Kindergarten students will be on the regular daily schedule (8:00 am – 2:30 pm Monday – Thursday and 1:00 pm dismissal every Friday).

On Thursday, July 25 there will be two Volunteer In-services.  You can choose either 8:30 am or 5:30 pm and find out about the school expectations, school safety, volunteering and more.  Please note that for safety reasons no visitors or volunteers are allowed on campus during the instructional day the first 2 weeks of school. If you plan on volunteering, be sure to attend one of these sessions. Visitors and volunteers will be allowed on campus beginning Monday, 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

We look forward to seeing all of our Loma Verde Wildcats!

 

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