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School Hours

School starts at 8:00 am and ends at 2:15 pm Monday - Friday.

There is no supervision for students before 7:30 am. 

Students should be picked up no later than 3:00 pm. 

Enrolling a New Student

To enroll, click here.

For more information, click here.

 

Proof of Residency Information here

6th Grade Rotation Description

Please click the following link to get a description of the 6th grade Rotation classes.

6th Grade Rotation Descriptions

Attendance Procedures

If your student is absent, please call our ATTENDANCE HOTLINE (925-682-8000 x5090) or email at VVMSattend@mdusd.org within 72 hours to let us know why your student is absent.

You do not need to come in the office to clear an absence.

Speak clearly and list the following or put the following in the e-mail:

Student's last name (spell please), first name, grade, date(s) of absence, reason, your name, your phone number, and your relation to student.

Please speak slowly and clearly.

 

Click here  (Spanish aqui) for printable information

 

Si su estudiante esta ausente, por favor llame nuestra LINEA DE ASISTENCIA (925-682-8000 x5090) o un correo electronico a VVMSattend@mdusd.org    en las primeras 72 horas de la ausencia para darnos la razón de la falta.

Usted no tiene que venir a la oficina para reportar la ausencia y puede dejar mensajes en español.

Deje un mensaje claro y de la siguiente informacion:  

Apellido del estudiante (por favor deletreelo), primer nombre del estudiante, grado, fecha de la falta, razón de la falta, su nombre, su relación con el alumno, y su teléfono.

Por favor hable despacio y con claridad.

 

 

Homework Club

Homework Club takes place in Room C2 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:15-3:15.

Whether you need assistance or just want a quiet place to work, don't miss out on this fabulous resource!

Coffee with the Administration

On the first Friday of each month, VVMS hosts Coffee with the Administration at 9:30 am in the Library.  

VVMS parents, come by for refreshments and conversation!

Student Handbook

Click here to view Student Handbook in Spanish aqui

2017-2018 Important Dates

**All Progress Reports are sent home with students mid-quarter**

1st and 3rd Quarter Report Cards are sent home with students.  2nd and 4th quarter Report Cards are mailed home.

 

 

 

5/23/18: Open House, 5:45 - 7:30 pm

5/28/18: Memorial Day - No School

6/7/18:  8th grade Promotion at 9:00 on the black top

6/7/18: Minimum Day - 12:30 pm Dismissal

6/7/18: End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester/School Year

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PTSA

Jaguar Journal is a weekly e-mail with information.  Click here to subscribe.

 

Open House

Open House 

 

May 23, 2018 

 

Welcome - 5:45 p.m.  in the Multi Use Room

 

Classroom Visitations - 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

Incoming 6th graders Parent and Student Information Meeting  6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  in the Multi Use Room 

Promotion Information

8th Grade Promotion

 

Thursday, June 7, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

On the black top

Families will be sitting on the grass and need to bring your own seating.

Gates will open at 8:15 a.m.

 

Student's received a letter to bring home  click here for English and aqui for Spanish letter.

 

If you want your 8th grader to leave with you after the promotion assembly you must obtain a permit to leave campus.  You may send a letter to the office or call the office to set this up starting today.

CAASPP Testing

CAASPP Testing

 

ELA tests will be given May 14th - May 18th

Math tests will be given May 21st - May 25th

 

Please have students bring head phones or ear buds for testing.

 

2018 MDUSD Area GIRL Camp STEM Summit

2018 MDUSD Area GIRL Camp Summit

(up to 60 girls!)

To be held June 11 - 15, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

At Valley View Middle School, Pleasant Hill

Purposes:

  • To build a community of local girls and women who are interested in STEM subjects.
  • To provide role models and strengthen leadership skills.
  • To develop programming/robotics/STEM thinking with 60 girls from the nine MDUSD middle schools & neighboring public & private/home schools.

 

Other Information:

  • There is no cost to the girls or their families for this camp, as Andeavor has underwritten the entire cost.

  • the Participants will learn some basics of using computers as well as begin to learn the language of Ch, based on C++. They will use Linkbot modular robots. They will also work in groups to design and develop research projects and create videos to support the projects.

  • Girls bring their lunches and snacks each day.

  • On Wednesday, we will walk across the street to DVC for lunch and a tour.

  • On Friday, we invite families to join us for a celebration at 3:00 to show off the work the campers and coaches have done.

 

Who Should Apply, and How To Apply:

  • Girls currently in 6th or 7th grade are eligible to apply as campers. (We ask that our girls commit to the whole day/week with us, and not leave for practices, vacations, and other activities. Their groups depend on them.)

  • Students in 8th grade or high school are eligible to apply as assistant coaches.

  • College students, particularly those in STEM majors, are eligible to apply as coaches. This is a paid position.

More information, the links to apply and to submit records & recommendations, can be found at   https://goo.gl/8xKnyx 

 

Questions can be directed to Mrs. Shauna Hawes, teacher at Valley View Middle School, hawess@mdusd.org.

MDUSD-Andeavor STEM Camp for Boys

 

 

To be held June 18 - 22, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

At Valley View Middle School, Pleasant Hill

 

Up to 20 boys may attend. 

 

Purposes:

  • To build a community of local boys who would like to explore robotics and STEM careers.

  • To provide role models and strengthen leadership skills.

  • To develop programming/robotics/STEM thinking with boys.

  • To introduce a variety of STEM careers for both college and non-college bound students.

Other Information:

  • Participants will learn some basics of using computers as well as begin to learn the language of Ch, based on C++. They will use Linkbot modular robots. They will also work in groups to design and develop research projects and create videos to support the projects.

  • Students bring their lunches and snacks each day.

  • On Wednesday, we will walk across the street to DVC for lunch and a tour.

  • On Friday, we invite families to join us for a celebration at 3:00 to show off the work the campers and coaches have done.

  • There is no charge for this camp, as Andeavor has sponsored it completely.

 

Who Should Apply, and How To Apply

 

  • Boys currently in 6th or 7th grade are eligible to apply as campers. (We ask that our boys commit to the whole day/week with us, and not leave for practices, vacations, and other activities. Their groups depend on them.)

  • Students in 8th grade or high school are eligible to apply as assistant coaches.

The links to apply to be a participant or an assistant coach AND to submit records & recommendations can be found at http://bit.ly/BoyCamp18

 

Questions can be directed to Mrs. Shauna Hawes,  teacher at Valley View Middle School, hawess@mdusd.org.

ELPAC Information

ELPAC - click here for information - espanol aqui

Valley View School Safety

 Valley View Safety Plan information for families please click here

 

Student Safety is our primary focus at Valley View.

 

 

End of Day Policy

Dear Parents,

 

 At 3:00 the gates will be closed and anyone still waiting for a ride will be instructed to remain in front of the Multi-Use room.  There will be no supervision after 3:00 and students should be leaving campus.  Students who are under supervision with a teacher will be walked out to the front when their activity is over.  Thank you for making arrangements for your students after school. 

Middle School Sports

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Click here for more information.

 

To sign up, download a permission slip ( here in English / aqui en  español) and submit to the front office.

 

Download the MDUSD Middle School Sports Handbook (here in English / aqui en español) for policies and procedures.

 

 

5/14/18 - Playoffs

Boys B Team Made the Championship Game - Congratulations  

 

5/21/18 - Championship Game - 3:30 p.m. at El Dorado Middle School

 

 

 

Go Jaguars!

Information for MDUSD Parents

Parent Information Packet click here

 

 

Raise Money with Amazon!

Details about Amazon partners/fundraising

Use the search bar above or this link to search for and find products from Amazon. Any orders placed through this site automatically generate donations to the PTSA. The account information is completely private, and the PTSA members don't know who ordered or what was ordered.

MDUSD LCAP Speaker Series

SPEAKER SERIES - 2017 - 2018

 

Attached you will find an English (here) and Spanish (aqui)  flyer for our LCAP/Speaker Series.  

 

MDUSD has contracted with a group of outside speakers to provide the community information on a number of topics embedded into the LCAP.  

 

Next Speaker - LCAP Budget with Jen Sachs and Nance Juner

May 29, 2018 at

Concord High School 6 - 8 p.m.

 

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First Day of School 2018 - 2019

August 16, 2018

All In One Days - Walk through Dates

All in One Days - Walk Through Dates for 2018 - 2019 school year

 

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 

2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Thursday, August 9, 2018

 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

More Information to follow

Back to School Night 2018 - 2019

Back to School Night - Wednesday, August, 22, 2018.   5:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Support a Classroom

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Follow Us on Twitter!

Families, you can follow us on Twitter via text message! Text Follow@ValleyViewJags to 40404, and our tweets will arrive in your in-box!

VVMS News

 

 

Click here to see all VVMS News videos, including this week's!

Valley View's Website

What would you find helpful to have on our site? Have you found broken links, or pages with problems? We would appreciate your feedback and suggestions. Please send an e-mail to Mr. Hendrickson with your ideas. Thanks!

Equity

The Mt. Diablo Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identify, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, actual or potential parental, family, marital status, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  Questions, concerns or complaints regarding compliance with Title IX student issues, please contact the Title IX Compliance Officer, Chris Holleran, Assistant Superintendent High School, at 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519, by phone (925) 682-8000, or email at holleranc@mdusd.org. Questions, concerns or complaints regarding compliance with Title IX employee issues, please contact the Executive Director of Personnel, Lisa Murphy Oates, at 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519, by phone (925) 682-8000, or email at murphyoatesl@mdusd.org. Questions, concerns or complaints regarding harassment, discrimination, intimidation and bullying, please contact the Equity Compliance Officer, Jennifer Sachs, Executive Director of Instructional Support, at 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519, by phone (925) 682-8000, or email at sachsj@mdusd.org.

 

El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Mt. Diablo prohíbe la discriminación, el acoso, la intimidación y el acoso basados en la ascendencia, la edad, el color, la discapacidad, el género, la identidad de género, la expresión del género, la nacionalidad, la raza u origen étnico, la religión, el sexo, la orientación sexual, paternidad real o potencial, familiar, estado civil o asociación con una persona o un grupo con una o más de estas características reales o percibidas.  Preguntas, preocupaciones o quejas en relación con el cumplimiento de Título IX asuntos de estudiantes, comuníquese con el Oficial de Cumplimiento de Título IX, Chris Holleran, Asistente del Superintendente de la Preparatoria, en 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519 Teléfono (925) 682-8000 o correo electrónico holleranc@mdusd.org.  Preguntas, preocupaciones o quejas en relación con el cumplimiento de Título IX asuntos de empleados, por favor comuníquese con la Directora Ejecutiva de Personal, Lisa Murphy Oates, en 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519 Teléfono (925) 682-8000 o correo electrónico murphyoatesl@mdusd.org   Preguntas, preocupaciones o quejas en relación a  acoso, discriminación, intimidación (en Inglés bullying), por favor comuníquese con el Oficial de Cumplimiento Equidad, Jennifer Sachs, Directora Ejecutiva de Apoyo Educativo en 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519 Teléfono (925) 682-8000 o correo electrónico sachsj@mdusd.org.