Ventana Vista

April 10th - 16th, 2019

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Congratulations to all our athletes and their partners who competed in the Special Olympics! A huge thank you to all the families, teachers and staff members who came out to support and cheer them on.

Also congratulations are in order for our two Odyssey of the Mind teams who competed at the state tournament this weekend. One team got 2nd place and will be going to the World Finals at the end of May, and the other team got 4th place, each in their respective categories.

More Winners!! Congratulations also to our Poetry Winners!

We would like to congratulate the following students: 1st place for 'The Beginning', Sophie - 4th, Honorable Mentions go to Stella - 3rd & Tessa - 4th.

AIMS Science Testing this Friday & Upcoming AZ Merit Testing Dates

Remember it is important that your children start their day with a healthy breakfast and is prompt to class. Students will not be allowed to enter the classroom once attendance has been taken.

Testing Dates

Friday 4/12 - AIMS Science (4th Grade only)

Monday 4/15 - AZMerit Reading Part 1

Tuesday 4/16 - AZMerit Math Part 1

Wednesday 4/17 - AZMerit Reading Part 2

Thursday 4/18 - AZMerit Math Part 2

April in the Library

Author Jennifer Ward, visited VV and hosted a K-2 assembly. Jennifer shared her writing process and how nature influences her books. It was an exceptional presentation!

3rd Graders are learning about Animal Life Cycles and Poetry.

Please note that the last day for Library check out will be April 26th. All books are due May 3rd. Please help your student find/return their books! Thank You.


Marker Recycling

Join us as we collect dried out markers and have them converted into clean energy. Together, we are helping our planet - one handful of markers at a time! This is through the Crayola ColorCycle program, and any brand is welcome. Look for a collection bin coming soon, in time to celebrate Earth Day!

Spirit Day

Don't forget to wear your Ventana Vista Spirit shirts on Fridays! Go Bobcats!

Governing Board Members

Amy Bhola, President

Amy Krauss, Vice President

Doug Hadley, Board Member

Eileen Jackson, Board Member

Carole Siegler, Board Member

Mary Kamerzell, Superintendent