CAASPP TESTING SCHEDULE 2016: MAY 2-6
Attendance during CAASPP Testing is extremely important! Please make appointments before or after school during these testing days. Testing will be done in Block Schedules as shown below. Click here to download a detailed hourly schedule for testing days.
Thursday, May 5: Odd class periods for Math - 1, 3, 5 - EARLY OUT at 2:00PM
Friday, May 6: Even class periods for Math - 2, 4, 6 - EARLY OUT at 2:00PM
NATIONAL TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK, MAY 2-6
Please take time to thank a teacher for all they do! We are encouraging students to hand write a thank you and let our teachers know the impact they have had. Students can hand deliver a note/card to the teacher or drop off notes in the Assistant Principal's Office to be placed in the teacher's mail box.
SPRING SPIRIT WEEK - MAY 9-13
Next week will be our Game Spirit Week! Monopoly Monday, Twister Tuesday, and more! Monday, dress up by wearing a hat, a tie or a mustache! Tuesdaywear colors of the game Twister, red, green, blue or yellow! EVERYDAY there will be a lunch time activity and prizes for dressing up! Join in on the fun!
IT'S TIME TO PICK YOUR ELECTIVES
The counselors visited your child's PE class today (4/12) to talk about the electives that are available for next year. Descriptions of the electives are available here. Electives will be for the entire year so select your elective carefully. All students should choose 6 elective options as they are not guaranteed their first choice.
7th Grade Elective Form 2016-2017
8th Grade Elective Form 2016-2017
8TH GRADE CULMINATION PACKETS WERE DUE APRIL 11TH!
8th graders: the Culmination Packet Forms were due April 11th to the Main Office. The price is now $125. If you need a packet, please go to the Main Office or the Assistant Principal's Office or click here to download the packet.
AFTER SCHOOL HOMEWORK HELP
After school homework help is available every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:20pm-4:05pm in the Library.
EARLY OUT EVERY WEDNESDAY
Students will be released at 2:00pm every Wednesday until the last week of school.
Yearbooks are still available for purchase for $75. Please go to the Main Office to purchase one.
Click here for 5th to 6th grade transition information.
Click here for the 6th Grade Elective Form 2016-2017.
Click here for 8th to 9th grade transition information.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
- Monday & Tuesday, May 2-3: CAASPP Testing
- Tuesday, May 3: Music Solo Night at Calabasas PAEC, 7:00pm
- Thursday & Friday, May 5-6: CAASPP Testing
- Saturday, May 7 - Enrollment at 8:30am
- Tuesday, May 10 - 8th Grade visit to Agoura HS and Calabasas HS
- Wednesday, May 11 - PFC Meeting, 9:00am
- Thursday, May 12 - Beginning Band & Strings Practice, 9:00-12:00pm
- Friday, May 13 - Culmination Cover Design & Speech forms due to the Assistant Principal's office.
- Tuesday, May 17 - Beginning Band & Strings Concert at Calabasas PAEC, 7:00pm
- Wednesday, May 18 - Music students to Disneyland
- Thursday, May 19 - 8th Grade Culmination Speech Tryouts
- Thursday, May 19 - Parent Event: Summer Learning Workshop, 6:00pm, AEW Drama Room. Click here for more information.
- Monday, May 23 - Choir & Orchestra Spring Music Concert @Calabasas PAEC, 7:00pm
- Tuesday, May 24 - No "0" Period
- Tuesday, May 24 - Band Spring Music Concert @Calabasas PAEC, 7:00pm
- Wednesday, May 25 - Honors Students to Will Greer Field Trip
- Thursday, May 26 - TAN Festival, 9:00am-12:41pm
NOTE TO PARENTS: CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
You may have been made aware of recent news reporting and/or postings on social media concerning the California Department of Education's (“CDE”) engagement in litigation with two non-profit associations comprised of parents and guardians of children with disabilities, and the potential disclosure of student information records.
The plaintiffs in the litigation have requested numerous documents, as well as student data collected and stored by CDE, which may include personally identifiable student information.
Please understand that Las Virgenes Unified School District is not a party to this litigation and we will not disclose any information.
To comply with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”), the CDE has been ordered, to allow parents to object. If you would like to have the CDE exclude your child please go to: http://www.cde.ca.gov/morganhillcase. The deadline to object is April 1, 2016.
For more information, please contact CDE directly at (916) 319-0800.
CARPOOL CONNECTION INFORMATION Please click here to read about carpooling requirements. BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION Please help A.E. Wright earn money by cutting box tops at home. Turn your box tops into the boxes located in the Main office, outside of the Attendance office and in the Library. "THE WRIGHT ANSWERS" NEWSLETTER The Wright Answers is A.E. Wright's newsletter put together student volunteers during their lunch time. Please read an enjoy the current edition. Click here to see the newsletter! PASSES FOR CITY OF CALABASAS SHUTTLE BUSSESEvery person must have a shuttle pass or a shuttle ticket when boarding a shuttle. No shuttle pass will result in refusal of service. The updated maps and schedules are on the website at www.cityofcalabasas.com Any questions, call Hali Aziz Goktapeh, Assistant Transportation Planner. City of Calabasas (818) 224-1673