Principal, Derek Cordell

dcordell@washoeschools.net 

Secretary, Kim Vetrano

  kvetrano@washoeschools.net

Phone 775.849.0255 

Fax 775.849.2761

PleasantValley@washoeschools.net

Our Mission Statement

Pleasant Valley Elementary School will facilitate the development of responsible, confident and literate global citizens.

 

Schedule for Reading Week 4-21 through 4-25:

 

Monday 4-21

 

 

Tuesday

4-22

 

 

Wednesday 4-23

 

 

Thursday

4-24

Friday

4-25

 

 

  9:30

Heritage Day

Dress in cultural costume according to your heritage

 

9:45 Anuaze Beat, Africa

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

9:45 Arlene Williams, author of Dragon Soup

lower grades

(cafeteria)

9:45 Music of India

lower grades

(cafeteria)

9:45

Night in the library

lower grades

(cafeteria)

International Day

Dress in  cultural costumes   (according to class country)

 

9:45 Story from Sweden via Skype

for all

(cafeteria)

10:00

 

 

 

 

10:15 Night in the library

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

 

10:30

 

Anuaze Beat

lower grades

(cafeteria)

 

 

 

 

Music of India

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

Teacher Sumo Wrestling

for all

(cafeteria)

11:00

 

 

 

 

Arlene Williams

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

Miss Kathy

Story from Hawaii

upper grades

(library)

 

 11:30

Mrs. Frazier

Story from Africa

lower grades

(cafeteria)

 

Story via skype from Austria

(cafeteria)

 

 

 

 12:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1:30

1:15 Mrs. Herrera

“Holly’s Blog”

lower grades

(cafeteria)

PVS music program

Brian Samudio

Channel 4

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

 

 2:00

Mrs. Herrera

“Holly’s Blog”

upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

Miss Gita

Story from India

lower grades

(library)

Bruka theater

lower grades

(cafeteria)

Tsurunakai lower grades

(cafeteria)

 2:30

3:00 Story via skype from Australia

for all

(cafeteria)

 

 

Bruka theater

upper grades

(cafeteria)

Tsurunakai upper grades

(cafeteria)

 

Lower grades = PreK – 2nd

Upper grades = 3rd – 5th

 

Teachers, please make arrangements for Reading Buddies, as well as parents coming in to read with your students directly.

 

Addt’l presenters/ activities:

 

Reading with Rose in classrooms(please schedule time with Lori):

Pedro Martinez will kick us off on Friday, April 18th at 1:30 for lower grades

Pleasant Valley Chautauqua on April 29th, day time tba, evening performances start 6:30

PV Multicultural dance on Friday, May 2nd 1:30 followed by Teacher challenge________

 

 

Reminders for March:

If your child is absent, please email our secretary, Kim Vetrano about the absence instead of phoning.

kvetrano@washoeschools.net  Thanks!!!!!

There is NO Early Release on March 5th!

Wednesdays are early release days and students are dismissed at 2:45.

March 4th - 5:30 SHARE Meeting,  6:00 Kindergarten Meeting for incoming Kinders for 2014

March 11th - Movie Night

March 17th (week of) - Writing Assessment 5th Grade

March 18 - PTA Meeting 6:00pm

March 21 - End of the Grading Period

March 25-28 - SHARE for 4th and 5th Grades

March 28 - Report Cards Go Home

March 31st through April 11th - Spring Break (No School)

 

 

In light of the Sparks Middle School tragedy, the district is providing a list of resources for parents, please click on the following link:

http://washoecountyschools.org/community/parent_staff_resource

 

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