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August 2021

Welcome Back to Linda Vista!


17 - TK & Kinder Drive & Drop event!

17 - TK & Kinder Back to School Night @ 6:00 (Live online)

18 - First day of school! (8:00 1st-6th grade) (8:10 for TK & Kindergarten)

20 - PBIS Rotation assemblies (Ask your child about being Safe, Kind & Responsible)

26 - 1st-6th grade Back to School Night 6:00-7-30 (Live online)

Looking Ahead:

9/1 - Fall Picture Day

9/6 - Holiday

TK & Kinder Drive and Drop & Back to School Night

This is an optional event to allow your child to practice drop off and pick up procedures, meet their teacher and see their classroom the day before school starts.

TK (Mrs. Lee) - 2:00pm

K (Ms. Bramel & Ms. Urbaniak) - 2:30pm

Due to COVID restrictions, parents may park in the lot following drop off practice & wait while your child visits their classroom for a tour and a story. All students must wear masks for the visit. Following their visit, parents will drive through the pick up line for practice.

Back to School Night

Tues 8/17 @ 6:00 - Please click here for the Kindergarten BTS Night meeting!

Please click here for the TK BTS Night meeting!

New to Linda Vista in 1st-6th grades?


Mrs. Ybarra would love to meet you!

If you are able, we would love to have you come practice Drive & Drop on Tuesday the 17th at 3:00. We will show your child where to line up, etc. so they are feeling comfortable on their first day.

Bell Schedule

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri

TK/K 8:10-2:10

1st-3rd 8:00-2:20

4th-6th 8:00-2:30

Wed (including 1st day)

TK/K 8:10-12:10

1st-3rd 8:00-12:20

4th-6th 8:00-12:30

Detailed bell schedule is available on our school website.

First Day - August 18th!

Due to COVID restrictions, parents will need to drop students off at the front of the school, rather than walk them to class. Teachers will be outside to greet students and staff will help new students find their way. Please take those fun first day photos while at home, in order to facilitate a timely dropoff.

Parking Procedures

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Back to School Night (1st-6th)

Back to school night will be live online on August 26th. Your child's teacher will provide you with a code to their online meeting.

6:00-6:30 Online welcome from Mrs. Ybarra Click Here!

6:30-7:00 Teacher presentation #1

7:00-7:30 Teacher presentation #2

Donating School Supplies?

If you are donating school supplies & are worried about your kiddo carrying a heavy bag, you can bring them to the office Monday or Tuesday. TK & Kinder parents can also bring them to the Drive and Drop event on Tuesday.

Welcome Back to some of our great programs!

  • Weekly Library visits with Mrs. McCausland
  • VAPA with instruments for 5th & 6th grades!
  • Sports for Learning PE program every Friday for all students (NEW!)
  • Art Masters (Thank you, PTA!)
  • After School Enrichment TBD (pending approvals)

COVID Updates & Reminders

Here are the current OUSD practices (based off the OCHCA guidelines)

  • In order to reduce the amount of people on campus, visitors, including parents, will not be allowed on campus. We are so sorry, but this is necessary to keep our students and staff safe and healthy.
  • Drinking fountains will remain off - Water bottles are available in every classroom. Students are encouraged to bring a reusable water bottle to reduce waste.
  • Masks will be required by all staff and students when working together indoors in classrooms/library/hallways.
  • Masks are not required when outside (staff or students).
  • Student desk plexiglass has been removed. If you would like your child to have a desk shield, please contact Mrs. Ybarra or your child's teacher, and we will have one installed.

Is your child's birthday coming soon?

To keep all students safe from potential allergic reactions, Linda Vista does not have food celebrations for birthdays.

A different great way to celebrate your child's birthday:

Birthday Book Club - If you would like to donate a book to the library in your child's name, we would really appreciate the addition to our library.


School lunch will be provided free of charge to all students for the 21-22 school year. If your child would like to bring their lunch, they are welcome to do that as well. Parents, please do not bring lunch for your child through the office, as we are working to reduce foot traffic through the office as much as possible. Thank you for your help in keeping students and staff healthy!

Thank you!!

These new benches were donated by our Class of 2019 & Class of 2021. They are beautiful! and a great addition to the front of our school!
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New Faces!


Linda Vista offers a free and public education, which means there are no mandatory fees for any curriculum or curriculum activities.