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!
During the week of November 8-12, 2021 the Conejo Valley Unified School District celebrates National School Psychology Week to highlight the important work school psychologists do to help all students thrive. At their meeting on October 19, 2021 the Board of Education of the CVUSD proclaimed November 8-12, 2021 at "National School Psychology Week."
Conejo Valley Unified School District is proud to highlight three Westlake High School students who earned “perfect” scores on a college-level Advanced Placement (AP) Exam in spring 2021. These students were among an elite group of students in the world to earn every point possible on an AP Exam, receiving the maximum score on each portion of the exam.