Castle Rock Communiqué
We Love Our Knights!
February 18, 2021 (Week twenty-six)
Happy Thursday, Castle Rock Families!
I hope everyone is enjoying the short school week and staying safe.
It was awesome to see students recognized last week at the IB Awards Assembly. One of the many highlights of being an Administrator is being able to celebrate student success and accomplishments. The commitment and dedication of the students, parents, and staff was on full display. Congratulations again to the award recipients, and keep up the great effort and work!
Have a wonderful three-day weekend!
Important 2021-2022 Parent Survey
We are continuing to monitor the ever-changing fluid information and guidance from various agencies (state and LA County Public Health, state and local educational agencies). We do not yet know if or when we will reopen schools this spring due to state and local public health guidelines. We will continue to keep you informed for the remainder of this school year and the new school year.
WVUSD is surveying all parents for the Reopening of Schools for August 9 (the first day of school) for the 2021-2022 school year. The purpose of the survey is to prepare for student scheduling and staffing needs for the next school year. This is not a binding answer. This survey is simply to gather initial responses.
Please click on the link to fill out the survey. https://forms.gle/kGytvX3hwioHVx3H6
Your responses will help shape our instructional programs for the next school year.
2/19 Staff Development Day, NON-STUDENT DAY
2/25 TK & 2nd Grade (excluding Mrs. Urbaniec) Materials Pick up
2/26 Report Cards available on AERIES @ 5:00pm
3/1 1st Grade Materials Pick-Up
3/4 3rd Grade & Mrs. Urbaniec Materials Pick-Up
3/5 School Spirit Day!
3/24 Current 5th Grade Students Virtual Visit & Parent Information Night for South Pointe Middle School (details will be sent out soon)
3/25 Current 5th Grade Students Virtual Visit & Parent Information Night for Chaparral Middle School (details will be sent out soon)
Yearbook & Spirit Gear!
To create this year's Castle Rock Yearbook, we will need YOUR help! Please check out the ways you can contribute:
Yearbook Baby Photos
The yearbook staff is currently accepting 5th grade students’ baby pictures to be placed in the 2020-2021 yearbook. If you would like your child’s baby photo featured in the yearbook (at no extra cost), please
1. Submit ONE (1) photo by emailing to email@example.com
2. Include correct spelling of the student’s First, Last name
Submission Deadline: Sunday March 14th, 2021
Late Submission Cannot Be Guaranteed Placement
Any questions please email Vicka Cheung at firstname.lastname@example.org
Yearbook Dedication Page
Create Your Own Dedication Page:
· Design your own layout (.jpg format) and email to email@example.com.
· Copyrighted materials (ex. Sports logo, song lyrics, etc) cannot be accepted and will be rejected.
Type Approx. Size (w x h) Price
Full Page 8” x 10.5” $100
Half page 8” x 5.25” $60
Payment Method: PayPal ~ username: @crccdb
(please contact Vicka Cheung at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional payment method)
File and Payment Submission Deadline: Sunday March 14th, 2021
Late Submission Cannot Be Guaranteed Placement.
Any questions please email Vicka Cheung at email@example.com
Friday, March 5th - School Spirit Day.
Students wear school spirit gear, which can be ordered below, or our school colors, blue & yellow.
Submit a picture of your child showing off their school spirit to firstname.lastname@example.org for the yearbook.
Can't wait to see their pictures in the finished product!
We're here for you:
Please continue to keep in touch with your child's teacher or me (email@example.com) with any questions you may have.
Principal, Castle Rock Elementary School
REGISTRATION AND ENROLLMENT INFORMATION FOR FAMILIES WITH SIBLINGS ALREADY IN THE DISTICT AND FAMILIES NEW TO THE DISTRICT
2021-2022 School Year
Thank you for your interest in enrolling at Castle Rock! Enrollment for families with
siblings already attending WVUSD begins January 11-15th. For residents new to
WVUSD, enrollment begins January 19th. To see if Castle Rock is your school of
residence, please check our school finder at this link.
Due to the current school closures, the enrollment process is now completely online.
Please submit all the documents listed below within Aeries Online Enrollment (PDF
format preferred) to start your student’s enrollment process. Our classes are filled on a first come, first served basis when complete enrollment packages are received.
Regarding the immunizations, even if they are not complete, please still submit what
you may have. Please let us know if your student has a sibling within the district,
previous school of enrollment (if any) and/or if your child is a new resident to California.
All forms to be completed by the student’s parent or legal guardian. Legal guardian
must present proof of guardianship.
◻ Aeries Online Application - Please click on this link to start the process or go to
◻ Child’s county issued birth certificate (preferred) or passport if birth certificate
is not in English. To enroll in Kindergarten, a child’s birth date must be on or before
September 1, 2016. To enroll in Transitional Kindergarten (TK), a child’s birth date
must be between Sept. 2 and Dec. 2, 2016.
◻ Immunization Record - Physician must indicate on yellow immunization card
(stamped by physician) or health provider printout when (month/day/year) child has
had disease or immunization. To view California Immunization Requirements for
school click here.
◻ Student Health Assessment – Please complete this form for all students.
◻ Home Language Survey – Please complete this form for all students. Available
in English or Chinese
◻ Residence Verification - Supporting documents must be in the name of parent
or legal guardian:
o Please complete this Part I-A form. (I f necessary, Part II-B form to be
completed with an appointment)
o Copy of property tax, mortgage statement, rental/lease agreement, or final
o Recent utility bill (gas, water, or electric)
o CA Driver’s License or CA ID with the SAME address shown on the
The following documents can be submitted after initial enrollment:
◻Most recent report card (if available)
◻ Health Examination (Kindergarten & 1st Grade only) Kindergarten students need
to have the physical exam on or after February 10, 2021 so the exam will not have to
be repeated for 1st grade. 1st graders should have their physical exam on or after
February 10, 2020. Please have your physician complete this form .
◻ Oral Examination (TK, Kindergarten & 1st grade students who have never
attended a public school.) Exam needs to be dated any time after August 9, 2020.
Please have your dentist complete this form .
◻ TK Application – (Transitional kindergarten students only) Please complete this
◻ Student Housing Form – If your student does not have permanent housing
please complete this form. Available in English, Korean , Chinese and Spanish.
Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions/concerns.
Castle Rock Elementary
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-12pm
(909) 598-5006 Ext 37141
DOES YOUR CHILD NEED TUTORING?
The College of Education at California State University, Fullerton has created a free virtual tutoring program for 1st-12th grade. This tutoring program includes math, science, language arts and social studies. In addition, the program has tutors who can tutor students who are taking high school Spanish or French, and students who are participating in dual immersion programs. Please use this link to sign up for a date, time and subject area: https://virtualteachingcoecsuf.as.me/schedule.php
CAPA at Walnut High School is also offering tutoring. For more information, go to https://capa-walnut.org/free-tutoring-program-available-to-everyone-in-wvusd/