Ventana Vistas

October 9th - 15th, 2019

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Introducing our 3rd Grade September Students of the Month who were recognized for their amazing ability to be responsible. They are Melanie B, Jack B, Isabella R, and Lucas R.

Next Week's Schedule - Please Read Carefully

Monday 10/14, Tuesday 10/15, and Wednesday 10/16 are each half days so that teachers can conduct conferences with families.


1/2 day Kindergarten will get out at 9:30 AM

Grades 1 thru 5 and Full Day Kindergarten will get out at 11.30 AM

Relax and enjoy the Fall break! No School on Thursday 10/17 and Friday 10/18.

Book Fair Open Times

Our book fair will be open for students during their lunch recess only.


Kinder, 11:00 am - 11:35 am

Grades 4 & 5, 11:35 am - 11:55 am

Grade 3, 12:15 -pm - 12:35 pm

Grades 1 & 2, 12:35 pm - 12:55 pm


Volunteers are still needed to run the book fair! Please sign up for a 30 minute shift to ensure all students have the help they need to find the perfect book. https://volunteer.scholastic.com/#/signup/1CKz7WNzO.


Parents, if you do not want to send cash with your student, remember you can always pay by Ewallet. This is a secure cash-free way for your child to shop the Fair. Click on image for details. If you are using this service, don't forget to tell your kids they have E-Wallet to shop with! You can check your balance on the Scholastic website. If you haven't set up an E-Wallet, you can do so until Friday morning: https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bf/ventanavistaelementarysch




Book Fair ends Friday.

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Book Fair Open House-Thanks!

Thanks to Lori Leung & Becky MacEwan and their team of volunteers for hosting the Book Fair Open House. The Polar Bear Reading Den was staffed by our 5th grade ambassador readers. There was a Family Photo Booth, Guessing Games, a Pencil Pull, hot dogs and, of course, book shopping! It was fun for the whole family and supports Ventana Vista!


Thanks to all who attended!


Tapas for Teachers - A fun night out for Adults - Fundraiser to benefit the CFSd Foundation.

Enjoy food from some of Tucson's tastiest restaurants, including: Beyond Bread, Charro Vida, Fini's Landing, North, Proof, and more! Dance to music by Gigi and the Glow, bid on silent auction items including parking spots at CFSD schools, gym memberships, a Miraval Spa package and many more, this Friday, October 11, 6 pm -9 pm, at St. Philips Plaza.


Buy tickets today: https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E169360&id=20

Trunk or Treat-Our Halloween Event is 10/25!!

Please join us for our annual Trunk or Treat event on October 25 from 6:30 pm - 8pm.


This year we will have 3 food trucks, Yummy Doggz y Mas, Buddha Belly Pizza Kitchen and Blue Ice Gelato.


We are currently looking for families who would like to participate by decorating the trunk of their car while handing out candy. Please see the sign up link below for additional information. We are also in need of donations of candy for this event, there will be a bin near car pick-up/drop-off, or you are welcome to hand into the front office, starting next week.


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49ABAE22AAF85-trunk

FFO CORNER

Mark Your Calendar --Our Next FFO Meeting with a Special Guest! October 24th 6pm

Please join us for our monthly FFO meeting!

Our special guest will be Dr. Mary Jo Conery, CFSD Associate Superintendent, who will present on the CFSD report card/grading system.

Don't forget to purchase your Yearbook

Limited time $25

Order your yearbook early before the price increase!

To order your 2019/2020 edition please visit https://inter-state.com/YearbookEntry/42761S

Governing Board Members

Amy Bhola, President

abhola@cfsd16.org


Amy Krauss, Vice President

akrauss@cfsd16.org


Doug Hadley, Board Member

dhadley@cfsd16.org


Eileen Jackson, Board Member

ejackson@cfsd16.org


Carole Siegler, Board Member

csiegler@cfsd16.org


Mary Kamerzell, Superintendent

mkam@cfsd16.org