CVUSD Connect

Your monthly resource for CVUSD news & information

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Check out what's cooking in your students' cafeteria this November!

Congratulations Victoria Calle of Conejo Elementary – Our October Teacher of the Month

Victoria Calle values not only the academic success of her students, but also their social and emotional well-being. She fosters a warm and supportive classroom environment for her students, where she is a consistent source of joy, security and encouragement. We, along with community partner, the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce are proud to honor her as CVUSD’s October 2019 Teacher of the Month! Read more

Year Two of CVUSD's Unified Sports League is here!

Inclusion, engagement, and fun are at the center of Thousand Oaks High School, Newbury Park High School and Westlake High School’s second year of Unified Sports Leagues. At all three comprehensive high schools, the Unified Teams are comprised of approximately half Athletes (students with intellectual disabilities), and half Unified Partners (students without intellectual disabilities). With the success of last year’s Unified Basketball League – students at each school site had the opportunity to vote for three Unified Sports Leagues to participate in this year. By popular demand, students will be taking part in a fall kickball league, winter basketball league, and spring soccer league. Upcoming tournament dates are scheduled - Read more

A Community United: Thank you for your generous donations to the firefighters & first responders of the Easy Fire - true community heroes!

You're Invited to the November Parent/Guardian Workshop: "Bouncing Back!" Helping kids manage anxiety, overcome obstacles, develop resilience and heal from trauma

Please join CVUSD's BreakThrough Student Assistance Program and the Conejo Schools Foundation for "Bouncing Back!" on Wednesday, November 13th from 7:00-8:30 PM. This FREE event will provide parents/guardians with the opportunity to learn practical strategies to support students in managing anxious feelings and overcoming personal obstacles, understand the impact of trauma and how to support students in healing so they can bounce back! Parents/Guardians will also gain new tools to help build healthy relationships with their children. Complete details here - RSVP here

Join us for Upcoming Middle School and High School Information Nights!

You're invited to our Middle Schools and High Schools upcoming Information Nights. View the complete schedule of dates here.

Want to learn more about TK, Kindergarten and School Choice for the 2020-2021 school year? Attend our upcoming Information Night!

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CVUSD Students Outperform County & Statewide Achievement Levels in 2019 CAASPP Test Results

The results of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) tests, which were completed by students in grades 3-8 and 11 last spring, were released today by the California Department of Education. This is the fifth year students across the state, including Conejo Valley Unified School District, completed the test. CAASPP is a computer based test, which asks students to write clearly, think critically, and solve complex problems to gauge students’ progress in learning California’s academic standards. Read more

Maple Elementary School Dedicates Unity Tree

Maple Elementary students gathered on Monday, October 28th for a special Unity Tree Dedication event. The event, part of the school’s participation in National Bullying Prevention Month, featured a school-wide assembly that emphasized the importance of being kind to one another, and concluded with students and staff placing rocks, decorated with messages of Kindness, Acceptance, and Inclusion, around the base of the landmark Unity Tree, creating a colorful and permanent reminder that everyone is welcome at Maple Elementary! Read more

Sequoia Middle School Student named Grand Prize Winner in the A.I. Avatar Mouse Microproject Competition

Congratulations to Sequoia Middle School 8th grade student Ananya on being named the A.I. Avatar Mouse Microproject Competition Grand Prize Winner for her project: Cello Avatar. Read more
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CVUSD Recognizes October as National Bullying Prevention Month

During the month of October communities across the nation campaign to raise awareness and educate people on the long term effects that bullying has on children. The goal of recognizing National Bullying Prevention Month in the Conejo Valley Unified School District is to encourage parents, students, and staff to unite against bullying and share the message that no one deserves to be bullied. Read more

CVUSD Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

October 23 through October 31, 2019 is Red Ribbon Week. CVUSD schools are proud to recognize Red Ribbon Week, and promote healthy lifestyles for students with special events, assemblies, and awareness raising projects. Read more

CVUSD Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

CVUSD was proud to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15! National Hispanic Heritage Month honors the contributions Hispanic and Latino Americans have made to our Nation and society. At the Tuesday, October 15th Board of Education meeting Resolution #19/10-05 for National Hispanic Heritage Month was adopted. Read more