The Wildcat Way May 22-26, 2023 (Week #37)

“Achieving Excellence for ALL – Juntos Alcanzando Excelencia”

Thank You for Coming!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Child Safety Fair & Bike Rodeo on Saturday. We had over 200 people attend our event! It was so great to be able to connect and be together as a community again this year! A big shout to the Chula Vista Kiwanis and Castle Park High School volunteers for putting on the special event and providing free helmets, lunch, bike safety, a raffle, and face painting to our families. We are looking forward to having many more community events next school year. Stay safe and wear a helmet when on a bike or scooter! Please share your pictures with Mrs. Watson through ClassDojo or

California Spanish Assessment for 3rd-6th Grade Dual Immersion Students Is This Week!

End-of-year testing began at the end of April. Please make EVERY effort to make sure your child is at school these days. Please do not plan vacations or doctor/dentist appointments during this time. Please remember the following:

  • Ensure your child is well-rested
  • Encourage your child to eat a healthy breakfast
  • To avoid any test irregularities, cell phones must be put away
  • If possible leave iWatches at home

California Spanish Assessment State Testing for Grades 3-6: 

  • 5/22 3rd-6th CSA part 1 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes
  • 5/23 3rd-6th CSA part 2 (California Spanish Assessment) for dual immersion classes

Parent & Community Volunteer Breakfast

Please join us on Friday, May 26, 2023, at 8:30 for a special breakfast to honor our amazing volunteers this year! We are so grateful for all the support and help our families have given to Loma Verde to make this such a successful year. Thank you!

Have You Changed Your Address, Email, or Phone Number?

Have you changed your address, email address, or phone number since the start of the school year? Please notify the office at in case we need to contact you in an emergency. Not returning to Loma Verde Next Year? Please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to


  • Students are still required to wear their school uniform every day unless a Uniform Waiver has been turned into the office.
  • Students should not bring toys, cards, unnecessary gadgets, or electronics to school unless approved by the classroom teacher. Please leave all toys, fidgets, pop-its, and other items at home.
  • Please send only plain water in student water bottles.
  • Please NO Gatorade, juice, etc., as this stains our carpets and attracts pests.
  • No sharing of food is allowed.
  • NO GUM AND NO CANDY, please.
  • Label lunch boxes, water bottles, and sweaters with your child’s name.
  • Click here to access our 22-23 School Handbook
  • Students must have a Cell Phone Waiver on File before bringing cell phones onto campus. Click on LV Cell Phone Waiver 22-23 to access the file.
  • Monday, 5/22 8:30 a.m. 1st & 2nd Grade ACE Awards
  • Tuesday, 5/23 3:00 p.m. SSC Special Meeting
  • Wednesday, 5/24 6:00 p.m. CVESD Board Meeting
  • Thursday, 5/25 8:30 a.m. 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade ACE Awards
  • Thursday, 5/25 5:00 p.m. Kinder Dual Immersion Spring Performance
  • Thursday, 5/25 6:00 p.m. BAC Meeting @ ESSC
  • Friday, 5/26 8:30-9:30 Community & Parent Volunteer Breakfast
  • Tuesday, 5/30-Friday, 6/2 VAPA Week
  • Wednesday, 5/31 2:30 Kona Ice
  • Thursday, 6/1 6th Grade Picnic & Kick-Ball Game
  • Friday, 6/2 8:30 6th grade Promotion
  • Friday, 6/2 1:00 Last Day of School (minimum day)
  • Click Here for the 2022-2023 CVESD School Calendar
  • Click Here for the 2023-2024 CVESD School Calendar
  • Monday, 7/17 4:00-6:00 p.m. Back to School Packet Pick Up
  • Wednesday, 7/19 First Day of School for 2023-2024 School Year (minimum day 1:00 p.m. dismissal)
No school on Monday, May 29, 2023, in honor of Memorial Day.

End-of-Year Survey

The Chula Vista Elementary School District prioritizes our school communities’ opinions, perceptions, and needs. The District is partnering with Hanover Research to conduct a short survey to help us understand how the current school year has been and the priorities and needs for the 2023-24 school year. We invite you to participate in this brief survey between May 9 and May 23, 2023. All responses are anonymous and will be kept confidential. Please use the following link to complete the survey:

Please contact the front office if you have any questions about the survey. We appreciate your participation.

We Need You! 2023-2024 School Site Council Parent & Community Member Elections

We are looking for parents and community members that are interested in being part of our Loma Verde School Site Council. There are 5 parents/community members on this committee that serve a 2-year term. If you are interested in running for our Loma Verde School Site Council, please click here to put your name on the ballot. SSC elections will be held the week of 5/29/23. The meetings are once a month, on a Tuesday, from 3-4:00 pm. SSC helps make decisions on school safety and how to spend our LCAP and Title 1 funds. Contact if you have questions.

SSC Parent/Community Member Nomination Form

Please Return all Library Books - Keep Calm and Posters Generator ...

Return Loma Verde Library Books

Drop off library books at the front of the school as soon as possible. Many students still have books checked out from this school year. All books must be returned to the library by the end of the school year. Thank you!

New Student Registration Information

NEW STUDENT registration began on February 15 online for the following:

  • Kindergartners who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2023.
  • NEW students in grades 1st through 6th 
  • All registrations will take place online. There will be no paper packets. To register please visit our district website:

Loma Verde Elementary currently has space in our Preschool, TK, and Kindergarten classes for next year, but has limited openings in our upper grades. Please contact our office for questions about space availability at (619) 420-3940.

Loma Verde Elementary offers a free preschool program for qualifying families that live in San Diego County. Learn more and enroll your child today at

  • Please note:
    • TK students will not need a renewal zone transfer link as they will need to register at their neighborhood school for Kindergarten. Our district’s Early Childhood Education department supports Preschool and TK enrollment. Please contact them directly at (619) 425-9600 Ext.181725.
    • The Renewal Zone Transfer Form is independent of the “New Zone Transfer Form.”
    • Students who will be transitioning to Sweetwater Union High School District for seventh grade (middle school) do not need to notify CVESD about this, but will need to complete registration processes with that district via

Loma Verde Elementary offers both the Dual Immersion (English & Spanish 50/50) program and English-only classes in kindergarten through 6th grade. Call 619-420-3940 for more information or click here to register.

Congratulation to our Wildcat Students of the Week #36!

Kinder: Sky, Andres, Chelsea, Sebastian
1st: Ruby, Allan, Leonardo, Kaylie, Aylin, Noa
2nd: Juliette M, Juliette O, Emiliano, Arian, Stella, Zhanna
3rd: Mia, Robert, Josanna, Jael
4th: Paris
5th: Anthony, Alan, Xzavior, Amairany
6th: Alex, Nina, Haley, Matthew


Did you know that if your child is out of school for three or more days, you can request an independent study contract? If an independent study contract is completed, your child receives attendance credit. For more information, you can contact Ivonne Jimenez (619-420-3940)

Week #36 TK-6th grade attendance average: 93.6% (Goal is 98% or higher)

Top Classes with Highest Attendance in Week #36 (5/15-5/19):

  • 98.8% Room 304 Mrs. Kolbe – 1st grade
  • 98.7% Room 204 Ms. Sadler – 2nd grade
  • 98% Room 405 Mrs.Youssofi – 6th grade
  • 97.3% Room 601 Mr. Lopez – kinder
  • 97.1% Room 202 Ms. McGill – 2nd & 3rd grade
  • 97.1% Room 401 Mrs. Burn – 5th grade

Our school’s average daily attendance is 92.8% so far this year. Our goal is 98% We are improving each week!

REMINDER: Students need to be at school every day, arrive on time (before 8:00 a.m.), and stay in school for the entire day.

  • Students should only miss school if they are sick. Those with symptoms can return with a negative Covid test, no fever for 24 hours without fever-reducing medication, and symptoms improving. STUDENTS DO NOT NEED TO BE SYMPTOM-FREE to attend school. We have plenty of rapid tests at school–just ask in the office. If you have a special circumstance and need an independent study, please let us know.
  • Please make sure your child is here by 7:55 a.m. and lined up on the blacktop (1st-6th grade) or by the classroom (TK-kinder). If they arrive after 8:00, they will be marked tardy.
  • We begin a secure campus at 8:00 a.m. Parents/guardians must exit promptly at 8:00. Thank you.
  • Students can arrive as early as 7:15 a.m.
  • FREE breakfast is served from 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
  • If your child/children are absent it is very important to call the office to report the reason for the absence (619-420-3940). Please leave a voicemail or send an email to
  • Absences that are not reported will be considered UNEXCUSED. After 3 unexcused absences and/or tardies you will receive a truancy letter.
  • If you pick up your child/children early and/or they are tardy for personal reasons this is considered unexcused.
  • Remember to bring a doctor’s note. Vacations, dentist, and doctor visits should be scheduled during our breaks whenever possible.
  • If your child misses school, they are missing out on important learning! 
  • Our school staff will be scheduling SART (School Attendance Review Team) meetings with parents/guardians, calling home, and doing home visits for students who are chronically absent (missing 10% of school or excessive tardies).
  • Thank you for helping to get your child to school every day and one time!


We are selling Loma Verde spirit shirts and hoodies at school. The t-shirts are $12, grey sweatshirt hoodies are $24, and green zip hoodies are $30. (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! Please make sure to write your child’s first and last name inside their hoodie.


Are you looking for additional learning opportunities for your child over the summer break? If your child is in 4th-12th grade, consider enrolling them in one of Southwestern College’s many courses.


Office Depot – Amazing School Partnership!

The Office Depot store in National City is raising money for Loma Verde Elementary! If you need office supplies or school supplies, please mention Loma Verde and Office Depot will give 5% back of qualifying purchases to Loma Verde when teachers, students, staff, friends, and family. Mention our school ID (70006781) at checkout.   We are so excited that they chose us to sponsor for the year! All of the donations will go directly to Loma Verde School for classroom supplies for the 2023-2024 school year. Thank you, Office Depot team, for your generosity!


Lost and Found

Please note that the lost and found rack 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. Items not claimed will be donated to charity.

Breakfast & Lunch Menu


Our school/District utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.


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