Vista Oaks - Lodi

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Weekly Update for April 8, 2016

CAASP State Testing Is This Week!

Important Upcoming Dates

CAASPP - State Testing - Week of April 11

  • See below for testing schedule.


Mickie's Grove Zoo Field Trip

  • Wednesday, May 4 from 10:00-12:30


Middle School and High School Art Field Trip

  • Friday, May 13 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Multicultural Fair

We want to send out a HUGE thank you the parents, students, and faculty that helped make the Multicultural Fair a great success. The booths looked festive, the art activity was a hit, and the variety of delicious foods were the star of the show.

CAASPP State Testing Schedule

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CAASPP Corner

This week in the CAASPP corner we're working on our navigation skills while making a comic strip!


Follow this link for fun practice with this skill: http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/


Also, here's a link to the practice test! It'd be great for you to sit with your child and take the practice test together so you can both see what you can do to better prepare for it: http://www.caaspp.org/practice-and-training/index.html Log in as a guest (leave the boxes blank and click sign in) and choose a grade level to take the test.

Here Comes College!

  • Vista Oaks has helped 8 students apply for college.
  • On Thursday, our Academic Counselor, Kristen Hatch, will be taking a small group of students to visit Cosumnes River College.
  • Know a student who is interested? See your teacher or Kristen for more information.

Mickie's Grove Zoo Field Trip

The K-5 will soon be taking their next field trip to Mickie's Grove Zoo on May 4th, 10:00-12:30pm. Please plan on driving your child and meeting us at the zoo. We will have a great day exploring the zoo and then enjoying the beautiful park setting as we eat lunches. Please have your child bring a sack lunch and drink. We will be providing a special dessert.
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PALS (local animal shelter)

On May 11th, from 11:00-12:00 PALS will be coming to Vista Oaks to give a small presentation to our K-5 students. This is a great opportunity as it informs students about the PALS animal protection program. Currently, PALS saves over 500 dogs and cats lives per year.
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Middle School and High School Art Field Trip

The middle school and high school arts classes will be attending a field trip to the Crocker Art Gallery at 216 O Street, Sacramento CA 95814 on Friday, May 13th from 9:00-2:00pm. Please see your teacher for a field trip permission slip. This is an amazing opportunity for our students to see the Andy Warhol art work that is currently on display.
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Vista Oaks Yearbook

The Vista Oaks Yearbook will soon be here and you don't want to miss out! The deadline for placing your order is April 20th. All you need to do is write out a check payable to Vista Oaks Charter School for $15.10 and attach it to an order form, then turn into your teacher.
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Art for Kids Hub - Virtual Art Camp!

Here is a great opportunity for students to learn in a virtual setting. This program is offered in the summer and appears to offer some great opportunity for learning with Emmy award winning, Mark Kistler.


For more information, click the button below.

Know Someone Who Might Be Interested in Vista Oaks?

  • Know someone who might be interested in learning about Vista Oaks Charter School? Feel free to forward the Weekly Updates or have them call our office at 365-4060.
  • We are accepting applications for the upcoming 2016 - 2017.
  • Enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year has closed. We are no longer accepting applications for the current school year.

(209) 365-4060