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Incoming Kindergarten 2019-2020

Online Application Request Period:

February 18, 2019 - March 18, 2019

February 18, 2019 - March 18, 2019 (Incoming K) Incoming Kindergarten students must be registered at their home school before submitting an application. 

Notice for Online Lunch Payments:

MDUSD has discontinued the use of MySchoolBucks for payments to students’ meal accounts. Please sign up on the new website Titan School Solutions to continue managing your student’s account.

All prior year’s meal account balances were transferred to Titan on Jul. 23, 2018. Please check your Titan account to see the transfer, not MySchoolBucks.  MSB does not show the transfer nor does it have the correct current balance for your account.

If you have a student who has graduated or moved out of district and would like a refund or transfer balance to a sibling, please email William Chong your student’s name, ID number (both students for transfers) and mailing address (for refunds).

The Viking Voice

February 18-22, 2019

It takes every Viking to sail our ship.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Character Trait: Caring

 

 

 

FEBRUARY

18th                   President’s Day-No School

 

19th                   Mrs. Gould/Ware’s class to Bedford Gallery

 

19th                   Facilities Master Plan Town Hall meeting at 6pm; Northgate High School

 

20th                   Griffin Day-Foothill Visit

 

21st                   School Site Council Meeting at 3pm in C6

 

21st                   DELAC Meeting at 5:30 at Willow Creek Center  

 

21st                   Valle Verde Science Fair at 6pm in the MUR

 

22nd                  Box Tops Due

 

27th                   Foothill Middle School parent night

 

MARCH

 

1st                     End of Second Trimester

 

5th                     Student Council Meeting at 7:30am in the B pod

 

5th                     Dine Around at Mod Pizza in The Orchards from 10:30am – 8pm  

 

5th                     PTA Meeting at 7pm in C6

 

6th                     Fifth Graders to Bollman Water Treatment Plant

 

8th                     Fourth Graders to Sacramento

 

8th                     Student Council's Sports Spirit Day. Please wear a jersey, team shirt, and/or hat to show your spirit. You are also welcome to wear Viking wear.

11th                  Staff-In-Service Day-No School for Students

 

14th                   Alice in Wonderland School Play 7pm

 

15th                   Alice in Wonderland School Play 7pm

 

16th                   Alice in Wonderland School Play 2pm and 6pm

 

 

 

SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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. 

 

FACILITIES MASTER PLAN: A friendly reminder that your Facility Master Plan (FMP) Town Hall meeting is Tuesday of next week, February 19th. Attached is the agenda for the FMP meeting.

 

In this meeting LPA will share:

1.     Process overview

2.     Compiled information to date (planning considerations; educational vision; facilities findings; etc.)

3.      Draft school diagrams

After the presentation there will be breakout groups by site. In these groups you will be given your School Site Assessment Report, as well as your sites draft diagram, and will be able to share feedback, ideas and concerns.

 

Again, the FMP Town Hall meeting is on Tuesday, February 19th 2019 at Northgate High School in the Library from 6-8 pm.

 

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting. Feel free to reach out with any questions you may have.

 

JOIN VALLE VERDE'S PTA AT A TOWN HALL MEETING: Give input on MDUSD's Facilities Master Plan on Tuesday, February 19th from 6PM -8PM at Northgate High School. Please wear Valle Verde Spirit Wear if you have it. It's very important for our school to have a large delegation.   Please see the link for more information http://lpamasterplans.com/mt-diablo-usd-fmp/process/meetings/?fbclid=IwAR2fvVjBxKZZcp9i0u0V70yIuIMIAIM3xoZBaPLqk5_Gu3LxDcWkhb4aFkM

 

SCHOOL TRANSFERS: Please click here for district information on upcoming transfer windows.

VALLE VERDE CHILDREN’S CENTER: Need before and/or after school care?  Valle Verde Children’s Center (VVCC) is a private, non-profit, before and after school program on Valle Verde Elementary School grounds.

We provide your child with a safe, fun and nurturing environment in which to explore many areas such as art, music, sports, science, cooking and computers. We also provide a quiet environment for homework.

We have both full and part-time spots available for children in TK/Kindergarten through 5th grade. We are open from 7 AM - 6 PM, Monday - Friday. We are also open during winter break, spring break, and some holidays. We are closed on major holidays. We also provide an awesome full-day summer program. As a non-profit organization, all of our tuition goes to support our wonderful program.

Call or stop by and see us!

(925) 944-5255

3275 Peachwillow Lane

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

 

HIRING LVN’S: MDUSD is hiring LVN’s to work at school sites.  Please see the informational flyer HERE.

 

MT DIABLO COUNCIL PTA. On March 6th, 2019 at 7PM at the Dent Center the Mt Diablo Council PTA will hold their council elections.  Mt Diablo Council PTA governs all the PTA units within MDUSD.  They have several open positions that they are looking for candidates to fill. Please email  Sara Zoccoli at  sara.mtdiablocouncilpta@gmail.com  President of Mt. Diablo Council of PTAs for more information or if you are interested in serving on this board.   

 

 

SCIENCE/STEM FAIR JUDGES:  We are looking for judges for the Valle Verde Science/STEM Fair. We will need you to be available on February 20th after school. We have a form that you will use to judge the projects that have been narrowed down by the 3rd, 4th, and 5thgrade teachers. At this time we have one parent judge and it would be nice to have 4 or 5 more. It shouldn’t take more than an hour of your time. Please contact Rhonda Galanter at galanterr@mdusd.org if you are interested.

 

 

 

 

FOOTHILL MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT NIGHT: Please see the attached flyer for information on the Foothill Middle School parent night.

 

 

FIELD TRIPS: We love our volunteers!! If you are driving on a field trip, you should have your fingerprints and TB test on file with the district. Also, we are required to have chaperone and insurance information on file. Our files must be renewed every year. The chaperone/driving form has the minimum requirements listed. We also need your Declarations page, listing the coverages. Please be sure to list your last name as well as your students’ last name on the form. Thank you for helping us stream line this process.

 

 

VOLUNTEERING:  For volunteering instructions, please click here.

 

 

PTA NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

BE A PTA VOLUNTEER FOR 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR We have many volunteer positions opening for the 2019-2020 School Year.  Please sign up to volunteer by clicking on the link below.  Please email vvptaprez@gmail.com with any questions. 

PTA Volunteer Sign-Up

 

HONORARY SERVICE AWARDS: The Honorary Service Award Program is a series of awards that PTAs may apply for to recognize the community service of their individual volunteers. The Valle Verde PTA will contribute a small donation towards a state scholarship fund in tribute of each recipient.  The program offers five, distinctive types of awards:

  1. Very Special Person Award: This award is given to recognize an individual for their service to the PTA.
  2. Honorary Service Award: Given to an individual in special recognition of outstanding service to children or youth in your community, going above and beyond what is asked of them.
  3. Outstanding Teacher Award: Given to recognize a teacher for outstanding service to children and youth through PTA, school or community. 
  4. Continuing Service Award: Given to an individual in special recognition of ongoing or longtime service to children and youth, providing support year after year.
  5. Golden Oak Service Award: California's most prestigious PTA award, given to an individual that has made significant contributions to the welfare of children and youth in a school or community.

We would like to provide all of our parents an opportunity to nominate fellow parent volunteers for one of the above awards.  Consider those who work behind the scenes, quietly and efficiently serving youth.  If you would  like to nominate someone for an award, please send an email to Julie Ehlers @ julie.ehlers@gmail.com by March 15th, 2019.

 

The nomination should include the following information: Award Category (see above), Name of Recipient, Reason for Nomination, and Name of Person Submitting Nomination. 

 

 

SPRING FLING TICKETS NOW ON SALE Join us for a memorable night in Neverland at our annual Spring Fling Auction. Buy tickets today and take advantage of our early bird pricing! If you’re unable to attend please consider making a tax-deductible donation. You can purchase tickets, send a teacher to Spring Fling or make a donation here:

https://valleverde.schoolauction.net/neverland2019

 

SPRING FLING BUSINESS SPONSORSHIPS Will you or your business sponsor our Spring Fling? Sponsorship is a great way to advertise and promote your company. We are looking for monetary donations, tickets to local events, hotel certificates, vacation homes, and any priceless experiences. By donating these items, you can help support our students and teachers at Valle Verde. Please email 

valleverde.donations@gmail.com  if you'd like to sponsor or make a donation to our auction. 

LOOKING FOR BUY-IN HOSTS Got a fun idea for a buy-in party? We are looking for fun and creative hosts to plan a buy-in party that will be purchased as part of the Spring Fling. Please contact Heather Maddox @ hmlonline@yahoo.com if interested. It is a wonderful way to give back to the school and have fun too.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND SCHOOL PLAY TICKETS NOW ON SALE Tickets are now available for the school play, which will include our 4th and 5th graders. See flyer attached for dates and times. Don’t miss out on this amazing and fun event. You can purchase online at the following link: https://www.showtix4u.com/events/valleverde

DINE AROUND  Our next Dine Around will be at MOD Pizza on Tuesday, March 5th from 10:30AM to 8:00PM.

 

 

 

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

 

 

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

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