Eagle News

September 2021

Valley View ISD Welcomes New Staff Members

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HONORING HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a month-long celebration that commemorates the anniversary of independence for five Latin American Countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. During the month-long celebration, the achievements, contributions, culture, and history of Hispanic and Latin Americans are honored.


During the month-long celebration, Ms. Baker is honoring the culture and traditions of students, teachers, staff, and community members with her informational bulletin board. She is highlighting Hispanic artists that contributed to American culture.

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The elementary music students learned about Lin-Manuel Miranda, a Latin composer, lyricist, playwright, singer, rapper, and actor. Mr. Miranda earned the Pulitzer Prize in 2016, for his work with the musical Hamilton.

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Principal's book of the month

Beginning in September, Mrs. Nelson will choose a book to read to the campus, via recorded video. Local businesses and community members sponsor each book of the month. The sponsorship includes the purchasing of the selected book for each classroom and the library. Each book will be labeled with the sponsor's information and their sponsorship will be announced on our website and our social media platforms. The books for this semester have already been sponsored and ordered in English and Spanish. The books donated and the individual sponsors are as follows:


Sept book: Love you Forever (donated by Todd and Shelby Martindale)

Oct. book: Where the Wild Things Are (donated by Jack and Anita Thayer)

Nov. book: The Napping House (donated by Double K Dumpsters)

Dec. book: Too Many Tamales (donated by Rodney and Mia Dennis)


If you would like to sponsor the Principal's Book of the Month please contact Mrs. Nelson at 940-726-3659.


The elementary staff would like to thank all of the students and grandparents that joined us for our Games with Grandparents event on September 10th. It was a huge success and we loved seeing all the families. Mark your calendars for our next family event. We will be hosting Literacy Night on Tuesday, October 26th from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

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Law Enforcement CTE Program

Valley View High School has approved the new Law Enforcement 1 – CTE program. The Law Enforcement I is an overview of the history, organization, and functions of local, state, and federal law enforcement. Students will understand the role of constitutional law at local, state, and federal levels; the U.S. legal system; criminal law; and law enforcement terminology and the classification and elements of a crime. Additionally; students will be learning about the Texas Penal Code, Texas Traffic Code, Use of Force, and participate in hands-on activities. Hands-on activities include radio communication, handcuffing, traffic stops, and role-playing scenarios. The law enforcement career cluster includes; Principles of Law Public Safety Corrections & Security, Criminal Investigations, Law Enforcement II, and Forensic Science
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Now Hiring

Valley View ISD is seeking applicants for the following positions:


3rd Grade Teacher

Bus Drivers

Substitute Teachers


To apply visit the Human Resources Page on the VVISD website.

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Parent Portal

Use the Parent Portal to monitor your student's grades.

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Upcoming Events

September 29: Yearbook Staff Jostens' Fall Premiere

October 4: Professional Work Day, No students

October 8: Pre-K and 1st Grade Field Trip

October 11: Student/Staff Holiday

October 15: Homecoming

October 16: UIL Marching Band Competition

October 18: School Board Meeting

October 26: Elementary Literacy Night