March 2 Kona Ice Party
March 7 PTA Meeting 5 PM
March 10 Pancake Day at VHS
March 11 Daylight Savings Begins
March 12-16 IREAD3 Assessment
March 15 End of Third Grading Period
March 15 Music Program 4th & 5th grade
March 16 School in Session
March 20 FNL Fundraiser
March 24 - April 2 Spring Break - No School
April 4 New Families & DLI Open House
April 4 PTA Meeting
Congratulation Parkview Math Bowl!
Math Bowl Champions
Congratulations to the Parkview Math Bowl team! The competition was held on February 22nd and we placed FIRST among the Valparaiso schools and FIFTH in the State of Indiana! We are so proud of our team!
The Parkview 2018 Math Bowl team members are….
Parkview 5th grade students will be participating in Valpo's first ever CANstruction Event. They will be building a structure using unopened food cans. We will need more that 1,000 cans. All cans will be donated to families in need after the event. See the flyer below for more information.
Kindergarten Round-Up Information
Kindergarten Round-Up will be on Thursday, April 12 at 9:15 -10:30 AM or 1:15-2:30 PM (you just need to pick one of the times to come!). If you have a kindergarten student or know of someone who does, please complete the survey on the VCS website (under the Kindergarten Round-Up tab) to pre-register the child. The child must be 5 on or before August 1, 2018.
Kindergarten Round-Up will begin with a group meeting during which time you will hear from Mrs. Wodetzki (principal), Mrs. Sunday (nurse), Mrs. Clifford (secretary) and Parkview Kindergarten Teachers. Please bring your child that will be entering Kindergarten. An assessment will be available to identify readiness skills.
You will also want to bring:
· A copy of your child’s birth certificate
· Current immunization records.
· Proof of residency—4 Forms With Current Address (Drivers License, Mortgage/Lease agreement, 2 mailed bills (ie utility bill, water, cable bill etc) -Complete list is available on the website.
click on Enroll Student
click on Kindergarten Roundup
click on Parkview
fill out the survey
We Got The Beat - Music Performance
This year the Parkview Music program will be held on two dates. The first program will be on Thursday, March 15 featuring 4th and 5th grade and the Parkview Choir. The program will begin at 6:30 PM at Benjamin Franklin Middle School. Grades 1-3 will perform on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Benjamin Franklin Middle School.
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Our last FNL fundraiser will be on Thursday, March 22nd from 3:30 - 5:00 for all students. More information on this to come home and posted on Dojo in the next few weeks.
Thanks to the many people who supported our Five Guys fundraiser!
Save The Date
Taste of Parkview: April 12
Welcome New Families
Congratulations to the following amazing Parkview artists who will have their art displayed in the Arts a Budding Art Show at the Chapel of the Resurrection at
The exhibit will be on display March 3rd - 13th Weekdays and Saturdays 8-6pm, Sundays 11-6pm.
College Scholarship Awarded
Parkview first grader, Savannah Bennett was the recipient of $100 scholarship into her College Choice 529 account. Promise Porter County selected 7 winners throughout Porter County to receive the award. Promise Porter County is excited to bring HOPE for a college education to first graders this fall by giving them their own $25 college savings account. Here is Savannah and her first grade teachers, Mrs. Donley and Ms. Mota.
Robotics team finishes strong.
Parkview elementary 4th and 5th grade students formed the first robotics team (“RoboVikes”) this fall. Staff leaders Kristin Nguyen and Jennifer Shelton, guided the children as they learned teamwork and strategies. Parkview finished with a strong 2nd place in the first scrimmage earlier in the year, and then took 2nd place in Driver’s Skills and an overall 14th place out of 27 schools in the February competition. The RoboVikes finished 3rd in the VCS district.
Friday March 16, 2018
Monday, April 23, 2018
School will be closed on Tuesday, May 8th due to an election board request the make-up day is Friday, May 18, 2018.