Ventana Vistas

October 2nd - October 8th, 2019

October's Social Responsibility Focus is TEAMWORK!

This month our morning announcements--Each day students hear a quick lesson on teamwork. Also, the grade level community meetings and our buddy class activities will focus on Teamwork. Think about how you can incorporate teamwork at home to build even more connections for your children.

A Message from Student Council

Hello VVE Families,


We are excited to announce that we have a new way to collect BoxTops to raise money this year. You can still bring in paper BoxTops that you have clipped from products until the end of October.


Please watch the following video for directions to the mobile method.

Box Tops New App: Scan for your School

Don't Forget--Picture Day is this Friday 10/4

Students bring your smiles and be ready to say 'cheese'!


Parents please remember that ALL ordering will be done online this year.

Visit https://inter-state.com/order and use the code 41728RB

Book Fair Grand Opening - Friday 10/4 at 5.30 pm!!

Are you ready for an Arctic Adventure? We sure are, but we still need a few more volunteers to make our Book Fair Family Night a success. Volunteers are needed especially from 7:00-7:30 pm. We also need volunteers for many slots next week during lunch recess. Visit our Scholastic homepage to sign up: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/ventanavistaelementarysch.



Don't forget you can bring a picnic and a blanket with you or enjoy something to eat from Yummy Doggz y Mas food truck, then join us in the MPR for chillingly fun contests, a Polar Bear Den story time and the Frostbite Photo Booth.


Parents, if you do not want to send cash with your student you can always pay by EWallet, this is a secure cash-free way for your child to shop the Fair. See attached.

Mark Your Calendars-Fall Break Is Coming!

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



Fall Break - No School

Thursday 10/17

Friday 10/18

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! Friday, October 11 6-9 PM, at St. Philips Plaza.


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

FFO Corner

Yearbook Purchase

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

Open Enrollment for NEXT School Year will begin soon! Please read below!

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