The Wildcat Way – Nov. 8-12, 2021 (Week #15)

thank you veterans

NO SCHOOL on Thursday, November 11 for Veterans Day. We do have school on Friday, November 12.

Federal Impact Aid Survey – Return by November 19


Federal funds are provided to the school district based on the number of students enrolled in our schools whose parents/guardians reside or work on Federal Property or are on active duty in the military. Send the completed form by email to or drop it off to the school office Monday-Friday between 7:30-4:00. This form was emailed to parents/guardians.

Reminder: Students are to attend school every day for the ENTIRE day unless they are sick or in quarantine. Please do not take your child out of school early unless you have a scheduled doctor’s visit. Leaving early or arriving late will affect their attendance. Please provide a note for doctor or dentist visits to the attendance health office.

Note: Every time a student is absent (sick or not sick), the parent/guardian must report the reason for the absence by calling the school at 619-420-3940 or sending an email The absent student must get a cleared pass at the office before returning to the classroom. If you do not notify the office why your child is out, it will be considered an “UNEXCUSED ABSENCE”.

Health and Well-being Reminder:

Please check your child’s well-being before sending them to school.  Students with symptoms that are COVID-like will be sent home.  Remember to wear a mask while on District property at all times.

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  • Sunday, 11/7  – Daylight Savings Time ends – Turn clocks back 1 hour
  • Tuesday, 11/9 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club Room 402
  • Tuesday, 11/9 3:00 SSC Meeting (virtual)
  • Wednesday, 11/10 8:15 AM Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/10 – 2:30-4:00 Math 24 Club Room 402
  • Wednesday, 11/10 6:00 PM CVESD Budget Advisory Committee (BAC)
  • Thursday, 11/11 NO SCHOOL Veteran’s Day Holiday
  • Friday, 11/12 Minimum Day 1:00 PM Dismissal
  • Tuesday, 11/16 – 12:00-2:00 DAC/DELAC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17 – 3:00 PTO Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17 5:00 PM Special CVESD Board Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17 6:00 PM CVESD Board Meeting
  • 11/22/-11/26 Thanksgiving Break NO SCHOOL
  • Tuesday, 11/30 3:00 SSC Meeting Virtual
  • Friday, 12/3 8:15 TK ACE Awards
  • Saturday, 12/4 9:00-1:00 CVESD Virtual Parent Academy
  • Tuesday, 12/7 8:15 Kinder ACE Awards
  • Wednesday, 12/8 8:15 1st & 2nd grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/9 8:15 3rd & 4th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 12/9 Loma Verde Parent Meeting with CVESD Board Member Kate Bishop (virtual)
  • Friday, 12/10 8:15 5th & 6th Grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 12/14 8:15 Coffee with the Principal & ELAC Meeting
  • Tuesday, 12/14 3:00 SSC Meeting
  • Wednesday, 12/15 3:00 PTO Meeting
  • Friday, 12/17 Last Day of 2nd Quarter – Report Cards Sent Home
  • Monday, 12/20-Monday, 1/10 Winter Break NO SCHOOL
  • Tuesday, 1/11 Student Return, Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal


Turn in your t-shirt or hoodie order to the office. The T-shirts are $10 and the sweatshirt hoodies are $20. (Cash only at this time.) Students can wear the spirit t-shirts and sweatshirt any day of the week OR the uniform shirt. Order forms can be picked up in the office. Let’s show our school spirit, Wildcats!

CVESD Board of Education Meeting

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The district’s Board of Education meetings are being held in-person and online and generally occur on the second Wednesday of each month. The next CVESD Board of Education meeting is Wednesday, November 17 at 6:00 pm.

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Regula Meeting Spanish
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To support your child’s learning, it is important to provide structured time for them to practice what they are learning in school. The more your child practices what they are learning, the better they will learn. Be sure to include time every day for READING BOOKS, Smarty Ants or Achieve 3000, & iReady Math.

Access Computer Programs from Home

Your child can use all district programs anytime at home! Click here to access the link on accessing i-Ready Math, Smarty Ants, and Achieve3000 from home!

PLEASE vaccinate your children 5 and up against COVID-19! CVESD has a free walk-in vaccine clinic on Nov. 11. No appointment is necessary.

Save the Date: Virtual Parent Academy

The Chula Vista Elementary School District is pleased to offer its 6th annual Parent Academy, this year online. Save the date for the morning of Saturday, December 4th!

COVID-19 Guidance

Click here for the updated COVID-19 Decision Tree that we follow from the San Diego County Health Department that explains symptoms protocol, quarantine, and isolation guidelines. Click here for the Spanish version.

COVID Testing in Chula Vista

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Chula Vista Elementary School District is offering free COVID-19 testing for students and staff at the following locations: 

Education Services and Support Center at 84 East J Street, Chula Vista 91910 

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (line closes to walk ups at 3:40 PM)
  • Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (line closes to walk ups at 3:40 PM) 

NEW: Hedenkamp Elementary School at 930 East Palomar Street, Chula Vista 91913

  • Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM (line closes to walk ups at 4:00 PM)
  • Friday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM (line closes to walk ups at 4:00 PM)

Are you unsure if you should bring your child to school and/or test them for COVID-19? Click here for an easy-to-view handout. We highly recommend getting a PCR/NAAT test at a free County facility, at a medical provider, or at our District Office (Education Services and Support Center), if showing symptoms. If you are unable to get a COVID-19 test from your healthcare provider, free testing is available at several locations across San Diego County. Click here to view a complete listing of no-cost testing options.

What type of COVID test do I need???

CLICK HERE for information regarding what type of COVID test you are your child may need.


Join our PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) Group!

We need your help to make this year fantastic! Please join our PTO group to help out at school events. We are also looking for parents to join with membership dues of $5 per student or $10 per family. Click on the file link below to access the form. Forms and money can be turned into the office. Membership dues help to fund field trips, school events, classroom supplies, guest speakers, and much more! All the money collected is spent on OUR LOMA VERDE STUDENTS! Thank you! lvmembershipdrive-21-22DOWNLOAD


  • Volunteers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, TB test results, and fingerprint clearance.
  • Before the teacher can approve you to volunteer, you must also view LV Visitor and Volunteer VolunteerPowerPoint2021 and and complete THIS FORM.
  • Only one volunteer allowed in the classroom at a time.
  • Volunteers must stay masked while on campus.
  • Volunteers must also complete a LV-volunteer-disaster-information. and submit it to the office. You can also request a paper copy from the office.
  • Please do not come on campus if you are not feeling well.
  • Once these guidelines have been met, the teachers will provide the office with a list of approved volunteers.


Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found table will be at the front of the school.   Remember to use a permanent marker to put your child’s name on jackets, sweaters, lunch bags, and water bottles. 

Contact us at or 619-420-3940.

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