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All Volunteers, classroom or field trip, must be fingerprinted and TB tested. Please click here for more information.

The Viking Voice

The Viking Voice

September 17-21, 2018

It takes every Viking to sail our ship.

~Principal’s Message


We have accomplished quite a bit in the first month of school!  Back to School Night and the first PTA meeting was held.  Students are just finishing up diagnostic testing, so that we can provide the necessary support toward grade level Common Core Standards.  Teachers are also establishing the teacher-student relationship to support the whole child, including the academic, social/emotional well-being, with a balance of fun. 

As you can see, the year is full of activities and many opportunities for parent involvement!  I encourage you to stay connected to the school environment and all that we have to offer.  There will be programs, classroom stations, field trips, weekend activities, and community events.  The Viking Fun Run is coming up and there is enough fun for all!  The Community Service Day is in October and it gives us the opportunity to give Valle Verde a little love and care.  If you are looking for more fun as a family, join us during the Fall Carnival and Haunted House.  I mentioned all of the activities because the PTA sponsors every event and there are opportunities for everyone.  Please make sure to check the Viking Voice, PTA website or the Viking Magnet for specific dates of activities. 






18th                   Mrs. LaDue’s and Ms. Smith’s classes to ARF


20th                   School Site Council Meeting at 3pm in C6


21st                   Student Council Speeches and Elections at 8:30am in the MUR


25th                   Mrs. Galanter’s class to ARF


28th                   Viking  Fun Run and Walk




2nd                    PTA Meeting at 7pm in C6


4th                     Fourth Grade “Walk Through California” in the MUR


6th                     “Break a Sweat for Education” 5K Run/Walk (Heather Farms Park)


6th                     Northgate Oktoberfest


8th                     Ms. Smith’s class to Heather Farms for “Native Plants, Native People”


9th                     Dine and Donate at Jack’s Urban Eats


9th                     Mrs. Galanter’s class to Heather Farms for “Native Plants, Native People”


10th                   Walk and Roll to School (National Walk to School Day)


10th                   Mrs. LaDue’s class to Heather Farms for “Native Plants, Native People”


13th                   Community Service Day at Valle Verde (9am-1pm)


17th                   Picture Make Up Day


17th                   Celebration of Success at 6pm at Concord High School


18th                   School Site Council Meeting at 3pm in C6





OFFICE HOURS: Our office is open M-F, from 7:30am to 3:00pm. You can reach us at 925-939-5700. Our attendance hotline is 925-682.8000 x7505. 


ENRICHMENT: Please note, enrichments are vendor/contractor driven classes.  Information provided is a courtesy to our parents.   These programs are not sponsored by the school or the PTA. Please do not drop off forms/payment to the front office. Payments should be delivered/mailed to vendor.  If you have questions, you should contact the vendor directly.




Your cooperation in keeping dogs and other pets at home will aid in maintaining a safe school environment. Pet behavior may be unpredictable. It is impossible to predict what a normally docile animal will do on a playground with many children. If a student wishes to bring a small animal for study or observation, they must have permission from the teacher and/or office.  Pets are to be taken home after sharing; they cannot remain at school.



VOLUNTEERING:  All volunteers must have a negative TB test and pass fingerprint clearance. The summer is a perfect time to get this done. Effective July 1, 2009, there will be a $32.00 ($49.00 if you have lived in California less than one year) fingerprinting charge payable in Cash (exact cash please), Money Order or Cashier’s Check made payable to Mt. Diablo Unified School District. No personal checks will be accepted. Evidence of medical clearance from tuberculosis obtained within the last 60 days must be provided at the time of your scheduled fingerprint appointment. TB clearance remains valid for 4 years and fingerprints do not have an expiration date. Please schedule your fingerprint appointment through our online appointment system accessed via our Parent Portal page from our District website-mdusd.org.






VIKING FUN RUN & WALK will take place on Friday, September 28, 2018.  More information was sent home today in your child’s backback and is also attached here.  Would your company like to be a VVPTA community partner?  If so, please email  valleverde.donations@gmail.com for more information. 


DINE AND DONATE Our 1st Dine and Donate raised $300 for the Valle Verde PTA. Big thank you to all the families that attended and Sorrento’s for the great donation. Our second Dine and Donate will be held on Tuesday, October 9th at Jack’s Urban Eats. Flyer attached.


COMMUNITY SERVICE DAY We need your help to beautify our campus! Join us on Saturday, October 13th from 9am-1pm to help with many projects at Valle Verde. This is a great thing to do as a family. Sign-up here: http://www.walnut-creek.org/about-us/community-resources-programs/community-service-day


BOX TOPS Our first Box Top deadline is October 26, 2018. It’s easy to find Box Tops. In fact, you may have some in your home right now. View the product list attached and clip the Box Tops. Place them in a Ziploc bag marked with your child’s name and teacher’s name and turn them in to the office labeled “Box Tops”. Top three individual box top collector’s will receive a Scholastic Gift Certificate to be used at our Book Fair in December. Classes that receive over 500 Box Tops by October 26, 2018 will get a popcorn party.


FALL CARNIVAL Do you have any unused, unopened gifts collecting dust in your cupboard?? Why not donate them to Carnival for use in raffles and baskets!! There will be a box placed in the office starting Monday 9/10 to collect items. We are also collecting wine, but that will need to be brought off-site.

No items at home to donate?? Do you or your company have access to desirable products/services or funds you could donate for raffles or prizes? REMEMBER the gift is 100% tax deductible! 
Please message Phyllis Mansell with any questions @

Keep an eye out for volunteer opportunities and further needs.


LET’S WALK AND ROLL! Save the date! October 10th is National Walk to School Day, and we are encouraging our Valle Verde Vikings to ‘Walk and Roll’ that morning. To celebrate walking and biking safely to school, we will have a table in front with stickers and pins for participating students.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED We have a few committee chair slots open.  See the short description below and if you are interested, please email vvptaprez@gmail.com

  • Gift Cards/Escrip Chair - Coordinate gift card fundraiser with Escrip company and promote fundraiser to the VVPTA community.   Be the point person for parents/families with questions. 
  • Red Ribbon Week - Act as a liaison between school and students to coordinate a great Red Ribbon Week.   
  • Spring Fling Co-Chairs (2 open slots) - Coordinate our dinner, dancing, live and silent auction fundraising event with a committee.  Committee is filled but we are looking for our leaders. 
  • https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=11539 PEAK Rep - Attend PEAK Foundation meetings on behalf of Valle Verde PTA which are held monthly at 7pm, often the Monday before our PTA Meetings.  

PARENT SAFETY PATROL Here is an opportunity for all of us to help make drop off and pick up safer for our children. Please help by signing up to help monitor the curb before or after school. Sign-up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4eaaaa2aa46-valle

5K RUN/WALK FUNDRAISER There's still time to register for the "Break a Sweat for Education" 5K Run/Walk on Oct. 6, at Heather Farm Park! Sign up to join the MDUSD Education Foundation Team and proceeds will go towards the Foundation. Kids 10 and under can register for free. Come enjoy a beautiful morning with the family for a great cause! To register, go to: http://bit.ly/MDUSDTeamLink. For more information about the MDUSD Education Foundation: www.mdedf.org


NORTHGATE OKTOBERFEST Northgate High School is having their 2nd Annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 6th. You can help support the school by purchasing items from their online auction or attending the event. More details here: https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=11539



PTA QUESTIONS OR SUGGESTIONS: Contact Sarah Marks at vvptaprez@gmail.com

VALLE VERDE WEBSITE: http://vves-mdusd-ca.schoolloop.com/


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Jack's Urban Eats

Box Tops

Please note: Dates and times on School Calendar are subject to change. Follow The Viking Voice for the most up-to-date information.

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Lunch Menus and Nutritionals

Daily Lunch cost is $3.25


To pay for lunches online go to family.titank12.com or download the Titan app.


September 2018 Lunch Menu


September 2018 Lunch Nutritionals