BUENA VISTA - NEWSLETTER

DR. AGNES A-KUMI ............... WEEK 35: 4/19 - 4/23

Dear Buena Vista Families

Reminder:

STAR Testing for 3-6 grade starts 4/19.

We are asking 6th grade students to bring their Chromebooks with them for testing.


This Week 4/19 - 4/23:

  • AM Cohort starts at 8am and ends at 10:30am.
  • PM Cohort starts at 12pm and ends at 2:30pm.
  • Gates open at 7:50am for the AM cohort and 11:50am for the PM cohort.
  • For questions, call the office at 805-742-2020.


This newsletter also includes:

  • Music lesson for TK - 2nd grade
  • How to order yearbook.
  • Kindergarten registration - information.
  • Drop off and Pick up procedures
  • Bus schedule
  • YMCA has room for additional students -flyer on how to apply.
  • 2021 Parent Summer Program Flyers English & Spanish see link: Parent Flyers

Reminders:

  • Visitors are not allowed on campus.

UPCOMING EVENTS -

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

RECORDED MUSIC LESSON #1: FOR TK - 2nd GRADE STUDENTS

BV Music Grades TK - 2 Video #1

REMINDERS

"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." -Nelson Mandela


ATTENDANCE:

  • Daily attendance is required. School starts at 8:00am prompt.
  • All students must return promptly after recesses and lunch breaks.
  • Call the main office to report an absence when your student is ill etc.
  • Communicate with your child's teacher so your child can make-up missing work.

S.O.A.R:

  • Safe, On Task, Always Respectful, Responsible
  • All Eagles must S.O.A.R!
  • Please review the chart below on S.O.A.R expectations with your child.
  • Encourage them to continue to S.O.A.R.


CHARACTER COUNTS:

  • Caring - displaying kindness and concern for others. Have students explain "caring" and share video below with them. The Buena Vista family is a caring family.
Growth Mindset: Share video on setting goals below with your students.
  • A Goal without a plan is just a Wish.
  • Mistakes are Opportunities for Learning.

CHARACTER COUNTS.

Click here to access students explaining "Caring"

DROP-OFF & PICK-UP PROCEURES

Schedule Reminder:

  • AM Cohort starts at 8am and ends at 10:30am.
  • PM Cohort starts at 12pm and ends at 2:30pm.
  • Gates open at 7:50am for the AM cohort and 11:50am for the PM cohort.
  • For questions, call the office at 805-742-2020.

Vehicle Drop-Off and Pick-Up

  • Please drop-off and pick-up students in the area marked off by cones.
Vehicle drivers:
  • Do not get down from your vehicle. Students will walk to your car.
  • Have your child's name displayed in the windshield or side window of your vehicle. Example is in picture below.
Students riding the bus:
  • Bus riders will exit gate across from library or the bike gate.
Students walking/bike riders:
  • Students walking home, must use sidewalks.
  • Use your helmet if you are riding your bike to and from school.
  • For students safety, use the crosswalk to cross Aldebaran Avenue. Do not jaywalk.

CAN MY CHILD GO TO SCHOOL TODAY? ANSWER THREE QUESTIONS IN THE BLUE BOX

BUENA VISTA BUS SCHEDULE:

Take note

  • All students and staff will be required to wear masks for in person
  • School bus will be available as usual for students who need busing.
  • See the attached flyer for the AM/PM schedule.

FREE ONLINE CLASSES FOR THE FAMILY

AM/PM SCHEDULE

HOW TO SOAR

IMPORTANT