New Executive Director, Facilities, Maintenance and Operations Announced
Conejo Valley Unified School District is pleased to announce Pavan Bhatia has accepted the position of Executive Director, Facilities, Maintenance and Operations with an anticipated start date of Monday, July 25. As a local resident with children who graduated from Westlake High School, she is vested in the success of CVUSD and creating facilities that optimize the district's school site and office environments. Pavan brings a great breadth of experience with over a decade in public schools strategic facilities management, design and master planning. In her most recent position as the Director of Facilities for Oxnard Elementary School District, Pavan oversaw both the Facilities and Maintenance & Operations Departments. As a Facilities Development Manager with LAUSD for nearly a decade, Pavan was a lead master planner for multiple bond projects for facilities development and modernization, having worked on 800 schools at 586 campuses. Pavan earned a Master’s Degree in Advanced Management-Real Estate Development from Harvard University. Welcome Pavan!
CVLC Ad Hoc Committee Work Meeting #2 - Friday, July 22, 2:00PM
The Conejo Valley Learning Center (CVLC) Ad Hoc Committee's second Work Meeting is this Friday, July 22 at 2:00PM in the South Building Board Room of CVUSD's campus (1400 E. Janss Rd., 91362). The agenda for the Committee Work Meeting #2 can be viewed here. For information on the CVLC and Ad Hoc Committee - visit the CVLC webpage.
CVUSD Child Care's Summer Campers Have Science Fun
On Wednesday, July 13, more than 25 EARTHS Magnet Child Care summer campers learned the ins and outs of basic chemistry principles thanks to engaging science experiments from Rob West of Sub Zero. Liquid nitrogen was used to explain basic chemistry principles in several demonstrations - including the culminating event - liquid nitrogen made ice cream! All children and staff in attendance enjoyed an ice cream sundae of their making.
New for 2016-2017: Century Academy Expands to 8th Grade
Century Academy, a prestigious and personalized online-blended high school that mixes periodic face-to-face instruction with online learning, is now enrolling 8th grade students. Century Academy, which served 90 students in grades 9-12 during the 2015-2016 school year provides individualized, customized curriculum that offers students balance and flexibility to pursue other interests, passions and extra-curricular activities. Century Academy is currently accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year.
CVUSD Now Accepting Students for New K-6 Independent Home Study Program
Conejo Valley Unified School District is opening a new chapter of learning opportunities for students with the launch of its K-6 Independent Home Study Program. The decision to launch the K-6 Independent Home Study Program, located on the campus of Lang Ranch Elementary School, stems from CVUSD's, Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) - Greenprint for Success - Goal #1 which is to, "Enhance the culture and conditions that optimize learning for all students." The K-6 Independent Home Study Program provides students a personalized and flexible home-based learning experience.
Board of Education Approves 2016-2017 LCAP - Greenprint for Success
The 2016-2017 Local Control and Accountability Plan, CVUSD's Greenprint for Success, outlines the district's strategy for being a choice destination for education. The LCAP includes three goals which were developed through engagement with more than 10,000 community stakeholders via surveys, community forums, focus groups and one-on-one meetings. Each goal addresses California state education priorities and has expected measurable outcomes that will positively impact and enrich the learning experiences of all students served by CVUSD.