School starts at 8:00 am and ends at 2:15 pm Monday - Friday.
There is no supervision for students before 7:30 am.
Students should be picked up no later than 3:00 pm.
Enrolling a New Student
6th Grade Rotation Description
Please click the following link to get a description of the 6th grade Rotation classes.
If your student is absent, please call our ATTENDANCE HOTLINE (925-682-8000 x5090) within 72 hours to let us know why your student is absent.
You do not need to come in the office to clear an absence.
Speak clearly and list the following:
Student's last name (spell please), first name, grade, date(s) of absence, reason, your name, your phone number, and your relation to student.
Please speak slowly and clearly.
Si su estudiante esta ausente, por favor llame nuestra LINEA DE ASISTENCIA (925-682-8000 x5090) en las primeras 72 horas de la ausencia para darnos la razón de la falta.
Usted no tiene que venir a la oficina para reportar la ausencia y puede dejar mensajes en español.
Dígannos la próxima información:
Apellido del estudiante (por favor deletree), primer nombre del estudiante, grado, fecha de la falta, razón de la falta, su nombre, su relación al alumno, y su teléfono.
Por favor hable despacio y con claridad.
VVMS Homework Club is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:15-3:15 in Room C2.
Whether you need assistance or just want a quiet place to work, don't miss out on this fabulous resource!
Coffee with the Administration
On the first Friday of each month, VVMS hosts Coffee with the Administration at 9:30 am in the Library.
VVMS parents, come by for refreshments and conversation!
2016-2017 Important Dates
March 30: End of 3rd Quarter
March 31: Cesar Chavez Day- No School
April 3 - 7: Spring Break- No School
April 21: Minimum Day; dismissal at 12:30 pm
May 24: Open House 6:00 - 7:30 pm
May 29: Memorial Day- No School
June 9: Promotion Assembly, 9:00 am on the black top
June 9: End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester/School Year! Minimum Day school is out at 12:30 p.m.
**All Progress Reports are sent home with students mid-quarter**
1st and 3rd Quarter Report Cards are sent home with students. 2nd and 4th quarter Report Cards are mailed home.
Electives for Incoming 7th & 8th Graders
Please click for elective options and step-by-step instructions for course selection: 7th and 8th Grade Course Book
Please click for the application to be in Leadership, Yearbook, or to be an Office TA: Elective Application
The course selection window is open from March 13th to 26th.
2016-17 School Climate Survey
Valley View Middle is looking for parents and community members to share their perceptions about the school. Your participation is voluntary but very important. The information will help guide district and school efforts to promote safety, enhance learning, and improve student achievement. Results will also help inform Mt. Diablo Unified’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP.) This is an anonymous survey designed so that no one can be identified from the data. The questions apply to this school only. The results will be used for school site and Mt. Diablo Unified program planning. The window will be open from February 6, 2017- March 30, 2017.
Click here for instructions and to access the survey.
La escuela Valley View Middle está buscando padres y miembros de la comunidad para compartir sus percepciones sobre la escuela. Su participación es voluntaria pero muy importante. La información ayudará a guiar los esfuerzos del distrito y la escuela para promover la seguridad, mejorar el aprendizaje y mejorar el rendimiento de los estudiantes. Los resultados también ayudarán a informar al Plan de Responsabilidad y de Control Local de Mt Diablo Unificado (LCAP.) Esta es una encuesta anónima diseñada para que nadie pueda ser identificado a partir de los datos. Las preguntas aplican solamente a esta escuela. Los resultados se utilizarán para la escuela y Planificación de programas del distrito unificado de Mt. Diablo. La encuesta estará abierta desde el 6 de febrero de 2017 hasta el 30 de marzo de 2017.
Clic aquí para instrucciones para acceder a la encuesta.
Art & Writing Contest
MDUSD Middle School 8th Grade Promotion/Activity Participation Requirements
8th Grade Career Day
Announcing the 8th Grade Career Day: Friday, May 19th!
We are looking for volunteer parent speakers to share about their careers from 12:45 to 2:15 pm.
The 8th grade students get a lot out of the Career Day, and they love to hear directly from actual working people! All careers and jobs for speakers welcome!
Contact: Joe Hemsley at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you so much. These students are our future, let's inspire them!
2016-2017 Jaguar Contest
Earlier this school year, sixth graders wrote personal narratives. More than 30 stories were selected as finalists. All sixth graders were invited to participate in the peer review; the names of the committee members are below. After reading all of the stories, the peer committee met to determine which stories would best represent the talented writers at Valley View. Congratulations to all of these writers. You have much to be proud of!
Personal Narrative Stories
by Sofia D. by Emma L.
by Sophia K. by Lauren C.
by Stevie F. by Lily B.
by Sonica S. by Zoe H.
by Kate J. by Paulina D.
by Gabriella H. by Lyric J.
Literary Peer Review Committee
Sydney M. Kate J.
Jose V. Sonica S.
Lauren C. Laney V.
Cody F. Helena B.
Diego A. Jasmine V.
Hima T. Jenna S.
2017 - 2018 Academic Calendar
The first day of school for the 2017 - 2018 school year is August 22, 2017. Click the link below for next school year's academic calendar.
Middle School Sports
Click here for more information.
Full sports schedule available here. Go Jaguars!
Information for MDUSD Parents
Raise Money with Amazon!
Details about Amazon partners/fundraising
Use the search bar above or this link to search for and find products from Amazon. Any orders placed through this site automatically generate donations to the PTSA. The account information is completely private, and the PTSA members don't know who ordered or what was ordered.
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Support a Classroom
Click here to see our teachers' active projects!
School Sports 2016-17
Girls' basketball practice: Tues & Thurs from 2:30 to 4:00
Boys' basketball practice: Mon & Fri from 2:30 to 4:00
Soccer: September - October
Basketball: January - March
Flag Football: April - May
Follow Us on Twitter!
Families, you can follow us on Twitter via text message! Text Follow@ValleyViewJags to 40404, and our tweets will arrive in your in-box!
Thanks to Mr. Garcia for starting a student news team!
Click here to see all VVMS News videos, including this week's!
Valley View's Website
What would you find helpful to have on our site? Have you found broken links, or pages with problems? We would appreciate your feedback and suggestions. Please send an e-mail to Mrs. Welsh with your ideas. Thanks!