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.

PTO meetingPTO Meeting – September 5th 2:45

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

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