CDE is pleased to share that starting December 1, myON digital library and news articles can be accessed for FREE by all pre-K to grade 12 students in California for two months. All books downloaded during this time are able to be kept and accessed afterwards. As part of State Superintendent Tony Thurmond's literacy initiative, the CDE has partnered with Renaissance Learning to ensure that every California student can access thousands of reading resources from 12/1/21 to 2/28/22 *new date.
CVUSD parents/guardians are invited to join the District’s Instructional Services team for a scheduled virtual Preview Night on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 to review the updated Human Growth and Development videos for grades 4-6 that are to be brought before the CVUSD Board of Education for possible approval on December 14, 2021.
In honor of National Inclusive Schools Week (December 6-10), Conejo Valley Unified School District would like to recognize five Inclusion Heroes at the December 14, 2021 Board of Education meeting. An Inclusion Hero is an individual who has a passion for ensuring all students have access and opportunity - and who turns this passion into action by modeling inclusivity in their day to day work. Nominate a teacher, staff member or administrator in recognition of their dedication to creating a community of inclusivity, kindness, and respect, which enhances learning for ALL students by completing the online nomination form by Friday, December 3, 2021 at 5pm.
An “out of this world” addition lands at Ladera STARS Academy this Friday, November 12, 2021 at 8:30am with a special Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the magnet school’s new space themed playground! The playground was designed with a “space age” vibe in mind, and includes a new RecWest Hedra design, which is not only beautiful, but also created to be accessible for students with many abilities and differing needs.
Jonathan Gillette is a leader inside and outside of the classroom. An educator with the Conejo Valley Unified School District for more than seven years, Mr. Gillette is formerly an instructor of Century Academy and he is in his first year as a Visual Applied Technology teacher of courses including Computer Programming and Math at Westlake High School. He also teaches OASIS (organized academic support in school) for students that need extra academic support. Mr. Gillette works hard to meet the needs of all of his students, and the CVUSD and the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce are proud to recognize him as the CVUSD November 2021 Teacher of the Month!