Tahoe Valley Times

Keeping Up with the Thunderbirds

September 13, 2021 Edition

We are so excited to welcome students back for the first day of school on Thursday September 16th! Schools starts at 9:10 am for all grades and drop off starts at 8:45. There is no supervision before this time unless your child is enrolled in Kid Zone.


So that we know how your child will be getting home the first day, please complete this brief form. You will need to complete one for each student in your home. Thank you!

First Day Transportation & Information


Class lists are posted in the window of the Tahoe Valley office. Come on by!


If you are new to Tahoe Valley this year, welcome! We are glad to have you as a part of our Thunderbird family! To our returning families, welcome back! We can't wait to see you all!

Dates & Details

We have a new bell schedule this year! School is now dismissed at 1:00 for TK & 3:30 K-5.

2021-22 Bell Schedule

Every Wednesday is also a minimum day for teacher collaboration.


Tahoe Valley Elementary School Hours
M/T/Th/Fri
9:10 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. K-5
9:10 a.m. -1:00 p.m. TK

Wednesday Early Release
9:10 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. K-5
9:10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. TK

Minimum Day School Hours:
9:10 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. K-5
9:10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. TK


Looking Ahead

September 16th First Day of School!

September 22nd Early Release Wednesday

September 29th Early Release Wednesday

Drop Off & Pickup: VIP Greetings at Tahoe Valley!

If you are dropping off your child by car, please enter the car line, keep moving forward, and stay in your car. Do not go around other cars. We will open your car door for you! Thank you.


Remember: there is no parking in front of the fire hydrant. We need to make sure it is accessible at all times in case of emergency.

COVID-19 Safety

Just a reminder that masks are required indoors for all students and staff. Masks are optional outdoors. At this time, volunteers are not allowed on campus. If your child is not feeling well in the morning, please contact the office and do not send them to school.

Thank you!