Cloverdale Elementary News

August 30, 2021

Principal's Den

Hello Cloverdale Family,


It is very hot during our summer months as you know. It is important that you continue to hydrate by drinking plenty of water. If you are hot during recess please remember that you have an option to sit in the shade under the pavilion. On very hot days we have our MPR open as well if you prefer to cool down in there or we may have inclement weather days and not go out to recess.


We are entering the month of September and some of our school and extracurricular programs are getting started. We started our Mandarin classes last week and that is very exciting. Many of you have already completed our MAP assessment for the Fall and some of you are finishing up. Always strive do your best at all that you do. If you are going to work at something you should make it your best effort.


Please continue to follow all safety recommendations concerning Covid. If you are sick, experiencing any covid symptoms, or have been exposed to someone at home that has tested positive, it is very important that you remain home until you are feeling better, have gone a day without the need for fever reducing medicine, or have completed a quarantine. If you have any questions, please contact our school office for assistance.


As a reminder, it is very important that we avoid physical contact with others whenever possible. The game of tag is not allowed or any kind of game where you are physically trying to make contact with others. Make sure you follow all classroom and school rules.


It's great to have your back. Let's make this our best year and as always, let's strive to be LEADERS BY EXAMPLE!



Thank you,


At Cloverdale we strive to be Leaders by Example. As I mention to our students during announcements, this means that we always try to do the right thing even when no one is looking.


As part of our school's Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS), we also learn to ROAR. This is a matrix that exemplifies our core values of being Respectful, Organized, Accountable, and Responsible.


Our goal is to be college ready once we graduate from High School and that starts today!



Sincerely,


Genaro García

Principal

Upcoming Dates To Remember

Spirit Days

Yellow Ribbon Week (09/06/2021-09/10/2021)

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Resources

Cloverdale App

Q Parent Connection

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Parent Square

Please download this new form of communication that will be used by MVUSD for important messages to families

Think Together After School Program

To enroll your child in the after school program please use the link below to register.

School-Wide Practices

AVID

At Cloverdale we are an AVID(Advancement Via Individual Determination) school. We strive to prepare all of our student's to be prepared for post secondary academics.


Please see the grade level lists below to make sure your student has all of the supplies to start off this school year.

MEG-Mandarin Classes

Cloverdale Lions grades 1-3 will have lessons in Mandarin in their classrooms. 4th and 5th grade students have the opportunity to stay for after school Mandarin class. The class will be offered from 2:30-3:30 on Thursdays starting on August 26th. The class will be in Ms. Tang’s room 35.

Parent Committees and Volunteers

School Site Council

This committee is an important committee that is involved in making decisions regarding categorical programs (i.e. Title I, LCFF) that affect your student's education. Parents will be notified of meetings periodically. The School Site Council meets once per month.

ELAC

ELAC (English Learner Advisory Committee)- This committee is for parents of students who are learning English as a second language (ELL students). Please come and join in on making recommendations regarding your student's education.

AAAC

AAAC- (African American Advisory Council )-This committee is for parents of students who are African American. Join us in working together to support the academic and social-emotional growth of our students.

Cloverdale PTA

Cloverdale PTA- Our PTA members are involved in organizing and participating in school activities for students and parents (Family Reading and Math Nights, Promotions, Dances, Fundraisers, Picture Day, etc.)

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