Welcome to Alamosa Park Elementary School
A California Distinguished School
An elementary school community working together to provide the foundation for successful life long learners.
Monday - Friday
8:30 - 1:21
Tuesday - Friday
8:30 - 2:48
We are excited to announce that we will have all day Kindergarten this year!
Welcome to Vista Unified School District, please complete the following steps to pre-enroll your child.
Step 1: Complete the ARIES online registration found here.
Step 2: Contact your student's school office and confirm your student's pre-enrollment.
Then bring the signed Enrollment Confirmation document, immunization records, birth verification and proof of residency to the school.
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Kindness Certified School
SAVE THOSE SHOES!
This April, Alamosa Park Elementary will be partnering with the charity Shoes with Heart in it's first shoe drive.
Shoes will be donated to children in need all over the globe.
Shoes in heart will pay our school by the pound for what we collect.
Spring Break - March 23 - 27, & March 30
Spring Break is the week of March 23 - 27. Monday, March 30 is a non-student day for Staff Professional Development. School will resume on Tuesday, March 31.
VUSD myON Reading Contest
Elementary schools in VUSD will be participating in a myON reading contest. The contest will begin March 31st and will end May 8th.
I encourage you to share in the excitement of this myON contest with your child. myON has over 5,000 books that cover all age groups, with fiction and nonfiction titles ranging from monsters and sports to biographies and health topics. Please click the link below for access to myON.
The 10 students with the highest amount of minutes read in the district will win a $25 Target gift card. In addition, the top 10 classes in the district (5 classes in K-2, and 5 classes in 3-5) will receive a class pizza party. Finally, the top student reader at the district level will be acknowledged at the school board meeting on May 21st and will be principal for the day at their school.
All of the best to Alamosa Park readers!
Spring CAASPP and SBAC Testing (Grades 3 – 5)
The California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) will be administered to students in grades 3 – 5 at Alamosa Park on the following days during the morning hours: Monday – Wednesday, April 13 - 15 and April 20 - 22. These technology-based assessments will measure student achievement and understanding of the Common Core State Standards in the areas of English language arts and math. Students in grade 5 will also be taking the CAASPP Science Test on Monday & Tuesday, April 27 & 28 as well as the 5th grade Physical Fitness Test through May 15, 2015.
I would like to remind students and parents about the importance of students coming to school well rested and nourished for the assessments. Even though we will have make-up sessions during the weeks of April 27 and May 4, every effort in making sure that students are present during the assessment times and that appointments are scheduled on other days is greatly appreciated.
Please click HERE for additional information about the CAASPP and SBAC.
I wish all students the very best on the CAASPP and SBAC assessments.
Roosevelt Middle School Campus Tours - Grade 5
ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL
SAVE THE DATE!
Dr. Vodicka, Pepperdine University Superintendent of the Year
Congratulations to VUSD Superintendent, Dr. Vodicka for being selected as Superintendent of the Year by Pepperdine University. Click HERE for the article in The Vista Press that outlines his work in VUSD. The Superintendent Advisory Council honored Dr. Vodicka at a dinner reception on January 29 in Monterey, CA.
Alamosa is proud of their principal!
Dr. Ruggles you are AWESOME.
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Every child has a unique log in.
Just click the link above, click on the penguin's belly and your child can enter their picture ID to get started. Students should spend a minimum of 20 minutes per session on ST math.
When you want to exit the program click the red arrow in the lower left corner of the computer screen. Continue to press the red arrow until you are taken to a summary screen. From there click the red X and you will see a bubble rise to the top. That means you are logged out and your work has been saved. Avoid exiting the program in the middle of an activity.
VUSD Boundary Committee
Click HERE to visit the VUSD Elementary School Boundary Adjustment Committee website.
VUSD Blueprint for Educational Excellence and Innovation
Dear Alamosa Park Community,
I would like to provide our community with updates on our VUSD Blueprint for Educational Excellence and Innovation. On the VUSD web page you can access information and videos that describe our district vision. Please view the videos on our VUSD Blueprint web page which describe the Blueprint overview and strategies that support our district vision.
Click here for the VUSD Blueprint website.
Thank you for your consideration,