BUENA VISTA - NEWSLETTER

DR. AGNES A-KUMI ............... WEEK 38: 5/10 - 5/14

THANK YOU FROM BUENA VISTA FAMILY

Dear Buena Vista Families

Thanks to all our parents, students, and the Buena Vista PTA for the diverse ways you showed appreciation to BV staff for what we do everyday. We are public servants who have been privileged to be part of raising the next generation and we take this noble responsibility seriously and carry it out with all diligence everyday. It regulates and guides every decision we make as school staff.

Thank you for trusting us with your children. We will continue to serve them with all our heart. Each child has a special place in our hearts. We love them!. .. Dr. Kumi on behalf of all BV staff.


This newsletter also includes:

  • Upcoming Events - Important dates as we near the close of the school year.
  • Music lesson # 4 for TK - 2nd grade
  • Drop off and Pick up procedures
  • Bus schedule

Reminders:

  • Visitors are not allowed on campus.

Amazing Readers

UPCOMING EVENTS -

  • 5/27 Virtual Open House - More information will be coming out soon.
  • 5/28 Non-student Day (No School)
  • 5/31 Holiday, no school (Memorial Day)
  • 6/9 Wednesday - Regular day. AM and PM schedule.
  • 6/9 Wednesday - 6th grade Virtual Promotion Ceremony. More information will be out soon.
  • 6/10 Thursday - Last Day of School (Minimum Day)

RECORDED MUSIC LESSON #4: FOR TK - 2nd GRADE STUDENTS

BV Music Grades TK-2 Video #4

REMINDERS

"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts." -Winston Churchhill


ATTENDANCE:

  • Daily attendance is required. School starts at 8:00am prompt.
  • All students must return promptly after recesses and lunch breaks.
  • Call the main office to report an absence when your student is ill etc.
  • Communicate with your child's teacher so your child can make-up missing work.

S.O.A.R:

  • Safe, On Task, Always Respectful, Responsible
  • All Eagles must S.O.A.R!
  • Please review the chart below on S.O.A.R expectations with your child.
  • Encourage them to continue to S.O.A.R.



CHARACTER COUNTS:

  • Trustworthy - Able to be relied on. Deserving of trust or confidence; dependable; reliable
Growth Mindset: Share video on setting goals below with your students.
  • I got this! Buena Vista, We got this!!!
CHARACTER COUNTS - BE A TRUSTWORTHY PERSON! HOW?

Click here to access the seven signs of being a trustworthy person.

Growth Mindset - I got this! Not a fixed mindset.

Click here to access video explaining growth mindset in a student friendly way.

DROP-OFF & PICK-UP PROCEURES

Schedule Reminder:

  • AM Cohort starts at 8am and ends at 10:30am.
  • PM Cohort starts at 12pm and ends at 2:30pm.
  • Gates open at 7:50am for the AM cohort and 11:50am for the PM cohort.
  • For questions, call the office at 805-742-2020.

Vehicle Drop-Off and Pick-Up

  • Please drop-off and pick-up students in the area marked off by cones.
Vehicle drivers:
  • Do not get down from your vehicle. Students will walk to your car.
  • Have your child's name displayed in the windshield or side window of your vehicle. Example is in picture below.
Students riding the bus:
  • Bus riders will exit gate across from library or the bike gate.
Students walking/bike riders:
  • Students walking home, must use sidewalks.
  • Use your helmet if you are riding your bike to and from school.
  • For students safety, use the crosswalk to cross Aldebaran Avenue. Do not jaywalk.

CAN MY CHILD GO TO SCHOOL TODAY? ANSWER THREE QUESTIONS IN THE BLUE BOX

BUENA VISTA BUS SCHEDULE:

HOW TO SOAR

IMPORTANT