The Wildcat Way July 11, 2021

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Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year!

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

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

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

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

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Hello Loma Verde Families!

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

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

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

Packet Pickup - Berlin High School

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

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

Dress Code: School Uniforms

Loma Verde students will be required to wear school uniforms. Shirts are blue, white or grey and pants/shorts/skirts are navy or black. Spirit t-shirts can be worn any day. Please wear closed-toe shoes daily. If you need help acquiring the uniforms, please contact the office. Information is confidential.

If you choose to not have your child wear a uniform, please note, the following dress code must be followed. Be sure to read it. The waiver form this upcoming year will be electronic.

DRESS CODE:

Students are expected to come to school appropriately dressed. Students failing to dress appropriately will be asked to change. If students are unable to change, parents/guardians will be contacted to bring clothing for their child to school. Parents/guardians are encouraged to have all student clothing free of any writing, pictures, or insignias. Students are not allowed to display by wearing or placement of apparel which would signify the affiliation or intent of affiliation in a student group advocating or participating in disruptive behavior. Ed Code 35183

Loma Verde allows for the outdoor use of sun-protective clothing and the use of sunscreen by students during the day. Sun Protective Clothing EC 35183.5

PANTS SHOULD:

  • Be fitted at the waist
  • Be worn on the waist, not sagging
  • Stay up on the waist if the belt isn’t worn
  • Not show skin
  • Completely cover other clothing worn as an undergarment (gym shorts, underwear, etc.)
  • Leggings must be worn appropriately

SHORTS SHOULD:

  • Be fitted at the waist
  • Not be short shorts
  • Be long enough to cover buttocks, upper thighs when walking, sitting, bending or reaching
  • Not be torn

SKIRTS, SKORTS, DRESSES SHOULD:

  • Be long enough to cover buttocks, upper thighs when walking, sitting, bending or reaching

TOPS SHOULD:

  • Not be backless, low back or low front
  • Not be tube tops, halter tops, or spaghetti straps
  • Not show bra, bandeau or bra-like items
  • Be long enough so that skin is not showing at midriff when arms are raised
  • Have at least one-inch straps
  • Clothes shall be sufficient to conceal undergarments at all times

HATS/CAPS/HOODS: Males and Females

  • Hats and beanies must be worn with the bill forward, team hats should be worn outdoors ONLY
  • Hoods are not allowed to be worn indoors

SHOES SHOULD:

  • Be worn at all times and tied
  • Cover heels and toes
  • Tennis shoes must be tied at all times
  • Sandals must have closed toes and heel straps 
  • Flip-flops or other backless shoes or sandals are not acceptable and can create a safety issue

NOT ALLOWED ON CLOTHING OR ACCESSORIES:

  • Hanging belts, belts must be through belts loops
  • Hairnets, bandanas, or blankets worn as outer garment covering
  • Pajamas (only during class and school spirit days)
  • Clothing with words or logos shall be free of writing or images that promote alcohol, tobacco, drugs, gangs, violence, profanity, rude, pictures, vulgarity, sexual connotations or racial prejudice
  • Any item that becomes a disruption to the educational process
  • Make-up is inappropriate in the elementary school
  • Dangling earrings, long chains, and keys are worn visibly around the neck are unsafe (key chains should not be on the playground, as it will present a danger)

Our Upcoming Events – Student Law Association: Ontario Tech University

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

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

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

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

Residency Verification

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

Residency verification will take place online this year. All students returning to any school in the Chula Vista Elementary School District for the 2021/22 school year are required to show proof of residency at their school of attendance. If you have moved out of our area, and would like to continue at Loma Verde Elementary, you must contact the office to receive a Zone Transfer document. You received an email that will contain a unique “Snap Code” for each of your children enrolled at Loma Verde and a link to the website where you will be able to update information for your child and upload your residency for the 21/22 school year. You will only receive and email if you have a valid email on file at Loma Verde. If your email has recently changed, or if you do not receive emails from the district, please call the office to update your information: 619-420-3940. Please make sure to check your emails so that you may complete this promptly. If you have not received your email please contact the school office.

2021-2022 Kindergarten, TK, Preschool & New Student

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

Returning Computers, Library Book, & WiFi Hot Spots

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

Please return all district-loaned devices to the school.

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

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