IVA @ San Joaquin
Weekly Update for September 19, 2022
School Wide Infromation
Join PTSA- Our PTSA is amazingly supportive of our programs. We hope you will join our PTSA as membership is one of our key fundraising activities. All funds go back to programming for students. Join our PTSA: https://jointotem.com/ca/irvine/san-joaquin-creekside-ptsa.
PTSA Monthly Newsletter- Click HERE for the Monthly Newsletter for all the updates and exciting events happening.
WASC Accreditation Visit: Please join us from 5-6pm on Sunday September 25th to meet our WASC accreditation visiting team and share input about San Joaquin (IVA) High School.
IVA MS and HS Live Student Technology Support- Monday-Friday 8:00-9:00 a.m. or by appointment - email firstname.lastname@example.org
Live Student Technology Support: Support Zoom Link
IUSD Parent Center: The Grand Opening of the IUSD Parent Center is on Thursday September 22, 2022 from 3:30-5:00pm. It is located at 155 Visions Building 2, irvine, CA 92620. For more information please visit https://iusd.org/ipep
CANVAS Parent Observer Account: Please be sure that you have set up a parent observer account in CANVAS. This is a great way to be involved in IVA and what your student is learning. Canvas Parent Observer Guide Click HERE
OCTA Youth Ride Free Bus Pass has been Extended. New Passes Required: The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) has extended the program that allows youth aged 6 to 18 to ride OC buses for free to school, after-school activities, jobs and more.The Youth Ride Free Pass program started in September 2021 and was extended by the OCTA Board of Directors. The current “blue” pass will expire on September 30, 2022. The new “orange” pass will be effective now through September 30, 2023. To request a pass, please complete a Parental Request Form (available online here) and provide the completed form to Mr. Sam Lane or Ms. Lauren Yadon, IVA Counselors, who will provide your child with the free pass. For more information, please contact Natalie Hamilton or visit OCTA.net/YouthRideFree.
Forms are available in a variety of languages:
- English – OCTA.net/YouthRequest
- Spanish – OCTA.net/YouthRequest_SPN
- Vietnamese – OCTA.net/YouthRequest_VIET
- Korean – OCTA.net/YouthRequest_KOR
- Mandarin – coming soon
OC Bus Ride Guide – How to Ride:
ASB:Open to middle and high school students-Looking to get involved on our virtual campus? ASB applications are currently open! Apply by filling out this ASB Application. For questions, please contact Mrs. Nguyen, ASB Activities Director, at email@example.com.
Counselor Contact Information
IVA Middle School/IVA HS (last names A-O) Information
Counselor: Joshua Razo
Monday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 - 10:00 AM, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Friday 8:00 - 10:00 AM, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Zoom: Mr. Razo Office Hours
IVA HS (last names P-Sh) Information
Counselor: Sam Lane
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday: 7:45 - 8:15
Zoom: Mr. Lane’s Zoom Link
IVA HS (last names Si-Z) Information
Counselor: Lauren Yadon
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 8:00-8:30
Zoom: Ms. Yadon's Zoom Link
Operation School Bell- Click HERE
Care Solace- Click HERE
IVA Website Click HERE
Bell Schedule Click HERE
Program of Study Click HERE
Student Calendar Click HERE
Canvas Student Login Guide Click HERE
Canvas Parent Observer Guide Click HERE
Blocksi Account- Click HERE
Speak Up, We Care Click HERE
Paper (Free Online Tutoring) Click HERE
Bell Schedule Template Click HERE
IVA MS and HS Live Student Technology Support
Monday-Friday 8:00-9:00 a.m. or by appointment - email firstname.lastname@example.org
Live Student Technology Support: Support Zoom
High School Updates
Bell Schedule for the week of October 10th- Click HERE to see the bell schedule for the week of October 10th, 2022.
College Application Workshop Zoom: Join us Sept. 19th at 9:50am via zoom. Any student who is applying to college should attend, and we look forward to seeing you all on Monday.
Join Zoom Meeting
Interested in creating or continuing a club at IVA?- If you are interested in creating or continuing a club, please check out this presentation and fill out this application. Club applications opened on Tuesday, September 6th and will close on Monday, September 19th.
AP Exam Registration- Registration for AP Exams is from October 17th-25th. Students may register at Creekside Education Center between the hours of 1pm-4:15pm. Click HERE for the registration form and for all the details.
Student Advisory Committee- We are looking for two IVA students to join the Student Advisory Committee (SAC). SAC was founded in 2018 to better connect with students related to key District Initiatives. Through the Committee’s work, the District is able to learn more about students’ perspectives and incorporate them into IUSD communications and programs. For more information click HERE and to fill out an application please click HERE. Please submit your application to Ms. Yadon by Oct. 5th,2022 at email@example.com
IUSD Financial Aid Night is September 28th @ 6:00 PM (Online)- Join IUSD School Counselors and guest speaker Jon Waldrep from the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) to learn how you can maximize your student's financial aid opportunities for funding a college education. To register click Here.
Elks Lodge Scholarship- click HERE for more information on multiple scholarships this organization offers.
Lehigh University Virtual Visit: Wednesday 9/14/22 @ 12:15-12:40 Zoom Link
Azusa Pacific University Virtual Visit: Tuesday 9/20/22 @ 12:15-12:40pm Zoom Link
Northern Arizona University Virtual Visit: Wednesday 9/28/22 @ 12:15-12:40pm Register
Financial Aid Workshop: Wednesday 9/28/22 @ 6pm Register Here
IVC Application Workshop: See Event(s)
College and Career Information
College & Career: Kaylah Ramirez
Website: College and Career
College and Career Resources: Click Here
Monday-Friday 8-8:25am Zoom Link
Want to schedule a meeting? Email me: Kaylaramirez@iusd.org
Middle School Updates
The Middle School Counseling Canvas is up and running. We will be providing Information on upcoming events around the community, seasonal activity videos, videos on how to stay organized, and much more. Please keep an eye out in your Advisement classes for more information!