Newsletter Archive

2018-2019 Newsletters

IVA's 6th Year - Promoting Class of 2019

July 3rd, 2019- Summer at IVA! 18-19 Year in Review, IVA is hiring & LCAP goals for next year

June 12, 2019 - Tomorrow's early release bell schedule, pictures, and Promotion

Class of 2019 Promotion Details - Thursday, June 13 at Noon

June 5, 2019 - Social Media, School Safety, and Building an Empowered Community

May 29, 2019 - LGBTQIA+ Community Mtg last night, Dance on Friday, and Upcoming Student Leader Events

May 22, 2019 - Testing Update & Annual Family Survey Closes Friday

May 15, 2019 - PTA General Meeting Tomorrow & Take the Annual Family Survey

May 8, 2019 - Ordering yearbooks, Joining the PTA Board, and considering being an Advisor

May 1, 2019 - Student & Staff Soccer Game and May is Testing Month

April 17, 2019 - Spring Break begins Friday and Student Leaders sign ups

April 10, 2019 - 9 Weeks Remain. Info about May's testing and June's Promotion

April 3, 2019 - Fit-A-Thon & Science Fair Pictures 

Mar 27, 2019 - Fit-A-Thon, 8th Grade Conferences Next Week, 8th Graders Send Out STEAM Projects

Mar 20, 2019 - Fit-A-Thon is next Friday & PTA Gen Mtg tomorrow

Mar 13, 2019 - Pictures from Open House & parents growing in Intellectual Humility

Mar 6, 2019 - Open House Next Tuesday, Intent to ReEnroll Due Mar. 15

Feb 27, 2019 - Dance Friday & Pictures from Science Fair, Math Competition, and much more

Feb 20, 2019 - Museum of Tolerance 7th Grade Field Trip & Grade Level Awards for Annual Family Fund

Feb 13, 2019 - 2 days in Annual Family Fund & Celebrating Black History Month

Feb 6, 2019 - 10 days left in the Annual Family Fund & Discussing Report Card Comments

Jan 30, 2019 - Sign up for 7th Conferences & 8th Grade Camp Pictures

Jan 23, 2019 - PTA Dessert Potluck & Community Conference Sign Ups

Jan 16, 2019 - Outreach and Nail Painting Lunch on Friday

Jan. 9, 2019 - Yearbook and Pictures, Athletics and Square Dancing

Dec. 19, 2018 - Friday's Holiday Tag and Basketball Tryout Results Coming Soon

Dec. 12, 2018 - January Lunch Orders and Ugly Sweater Free Dress

Dec. 5, 2018 - Picture Days and Basketball Team Try Outs

November 28, 2018 - Science Movie Screening and Field Trip

GivingTuesday Kicks off IVA's Annual Family Fund

November 14, 2018 - Pictures from Olvera Street and Thanksgiving Holiday

November 7, 2018 - Field Trip, Community Conversations, and Clubs

October 31, 2018 - Pictures of the Dance & Yearbook Upload Link

October 23, 2018 - Festive Fall Fun - Dance and Costumes

8th Grade Leadership Camp - Class of 2019

October 17, 2018 - Parent Academy :: Understanding Healthy Relationships

October 10, 2018 - 6th Grade Conferences and Parent Academy

October 3, 2018 - Pink Wednesday and 6th Grade Conferences

September 26, 2018 - Family Movie Night and IVA Spirit Wear

September 18, 2018 - Parent POW Night and Back to School 

September 12, 2018 - Counselor Role & Parent Academy Thursday

September 5, 2018 - Parent Academies & Student Clubs

August 29, 2018 - First Day of School

August 23, 2018 - Meet the Staff and Faculty

August 15, 2018 - Buildout Party, Volunteer List, Orientation

August 2, 2018 - Resources, Carpool, & Connections for the school year

July 18, 2018 - School Supplies, Dress Code, and Carpool

 

IVA's First Five Years of News

IVA's 5th Year Promoting Class of 2017

2017-2018 Newsletters

July 11, 2018 - A Year in Review & Goals for Next Year

June 13, 2018 - Final Day of the School Year 2017-18

June 6, 2018 - Beach Cleanup and Coffee Reception for Volunteers

May 30, 2018 - Pictures of Staff vs. Student Soccer, 8th Gr. Leadership Camp, & Ending the Year Well 

May 23, 2018 - Spring Dance and Student Leadership

May 16, 2018 - Celebrating the Musical Review and Final Day for Yearbook Orders

May 9, 2018 - Teacher and Staff Appreciations & Musical Review

May 2, 2018 - Musical Review, Yearbook Orders, and Testing Details

April 25, 2018 - Fit-A-Thon Celebrations and a Look Forward to Testing

April 18, 2018 - Friday is the Fit-A-Thon - all the details

8th Grade Families Conference Sign Up

April 11, 2018 - Artful Expressions and 8th Grade High School Selections

April 3, 2018 - Annual Family Survey

Mar. 21, 2018 - Academic Calendar Updates and PTA Volunteers and Support

Our Biggest Fundraiser of the Year Has Begun!

Parent Info Night - Applications Due Friday March 16, 2018

Mar. 14, 2018 - National School Walk Out and Pi Day

3 Steps For Parent Review - Thinking Toward Next Year!

8th Grade Promotion Activities and Leadership Camp

IVA Student Walk Out March 14, 2018

Mar. 8, 2018 - Fit-A-Thon Tees and IVA's Beach Cleanup

Mar. 6, 2018 - Open House Invitation at IVA

Feb. 28, 2018 - IVA Science Fair and Open House

Feb. 21, 2018 - Free Dress for National Pig Day and MathCounts Competition

Student Info Night Thursday Feb. 15, 2018 At 6:30pm

Feb. 14, 2018 - Friendly FOXES Day and IVA's 3rd Annual Science Fair

Feb. 7, 2018 - Musical Review and Virtue Ceremony

7th-Grade Conferences: Feb 5 - 7

Jan. 31, 2018 - Spring Semester and Student Info Night

Jan. 25, 2018 - Out of This World Winter Dance and Student Leaders at IVA

Jan. 17, 2018 - Annual Fund Drive and Family Info Night

Danielle Montiel's Impact on IVA

Jan. 10, 2018 - PTA General Association Meeting and Open Positions

Dec. 20, 2017 - Celebrating 2017 and Athletics/Clubs

Dec. 13, 2017 - Purple Dress Day and Take a Tour

Dec. 6, 2017 - Family Info Night and Parent's Night Out

Nov. 29, 2017 - Spirit Wear & Intellectual Tenacity Finishing the Semester

Annual Fund Drive 2017

Nov. 15, 2017 - Reflections Art Program Results and Lost and Found

Nov. 8, 2017 - Basketball Team Tryouts and Annual Fund Drive Kick-Off

Nov. 2, 2017 - Parent Connection Survey Feedback Results

Nov. 1, 2017 - Picture Days, Foxes Native Garden, and Courageous Conversations

Oct. 25, 2017 - Fall Dance and Virtueen

Oct. 18, 2017 - Parent Academy Community Circle: School Climate and Fall Dance

Oct. 11, 2017 - 6th Grade Conferences and 8th HS Choice Shadow Day Registration

Oct. 4, 2017 - Parent Academy: High School CHOICE and IVA Clubs

Sept. 27, 2017 - 8th-grade Parent Academy: Navigating High School Choices and PTSA Memberships

Sept. 20, 2017 - PTSA Movie Night & Back to School Night

Sept. 18, 2017 - Around the Table at IVA - Special Event Invitation

Sept. 13, 2017 - Middle School Support Parent Academy & Spirit Wear

Sept. 6, 2017 - Parent Academy & Advisors Needed

Aug. 23, 2017 - Opening Day Ceremony (Fall 2017)

Aug. 23, 2017 - First Day of School (Fall 2017)

Aug. 16, 2017 - News (Returning Students)

Aug. 16, 2017 - News (New Students)

Aug. 2, 2017 - Spirit Wear at IVA (Fall 2017)

July 26, 2017 - Carpool & Orientation (Returning Students)

July 26, 2017 - Carpool & Orientation (New Students)

July 12, 2017 - 8th Graders - Courses & Back to School Shopping

July 12, 2017 - 7th Graders - Course Schedule Survey & Back to School Shopping

July 12, 2017 - 6th Graders - Course Schedule Survey & Back to School Shopping

July. 3, 2017 - Parent Mingle Invite and Link to Academic Calendar

 

IVA's 4th Year - Promoting Class of 2017

2016-2017 Newsletters

Jun. 14, 2017 - Principal Update: Year in Review and Pizza Party

Jun. 7, 2017 - Parent Volunteers Needed for 8th Grade Promotion and Fundraising

May 31, 2017 - 8th Grade Game Night and IVA Science Teacher Position Open

May 24, 2017 - Athletic Free Dress Day and End of the Year Celebration

May 17, 2017 - Math State Testing and 8th Grade Promotion Activities

May 10, 2017 - Open House and Final PTSA Meeting

May 3, 2017 - Teacher Appreciation Week and English State Testing

Apr. 26, 2017 - Spring Fling Dance and Broadway Musical Revue

Apr. 12, 2017 - Spring Break and Spirit Wear Orders

Apr. 5, 2017 - Earth Day Activities and PTSA FUNraiser

2016-2017 Head Lice Notice

Mar. 29, 2017 - LA County Science Fair and First Fridays

Mar. 22, 2017 - Talent Show and LCAP Survey

Mar. 15, 2017 - St. Foxes Day and Mid-year Surveys

Mar. 8, 2017 - Speaker Lenore Skenazy and Chipotle FUNraiser

Mar. 1, 2017 - Open Positions for PTSA Board and Parent Volunteers

Feb. 22, 2017 - PTSA Board Opening and Faculty Academy Day

Feb. 15, 2017 - FUNraiser and PTSA FITathon

Feb. 8, 2017 - Talent Show and Mid-year Surveys

Feb. 1, 2017 - Musical Revue Auditions and 7th-grade Conferences

Jan. 25, 2017 - 7th-grade Conference Sign-ups and Musical Revue

Jan. 18, 2017 - Landscaping and Volunteering

Jan. 11, 2017 - Finishing the Semester Well

End of Year Appreciation Letter

Dec. 21, 2016 - PTSA meeting, Pajama Day, Lunchtime Nail-painting Party

100 in 100 Annual Fund Drive

Dec. 14, 2016 - Club Sponsor Meeting and Clubs Kick-off Assembly

Dec. 7, 2016 - Independent Studies and Middle School CHOICE Night

Nov. 30, 2016 - High School Applications and Parent Help Needed

Nov. 23, 2016 - Family Advisory, Teacher Blog Post, and 6th-grade Flash Mob

Nov. 16, 2016 - High School Shadow Days and Site Nights

Nov. 9, 2016 - Yearbook Chair Needed and Musical Revue

Nov. 2, 2016 - Emergency Lunch Information, Picture Orders, and Charter Renewal

Oct. 26, 2016 - Screenagers Documentary, Basketball, and Domenico's Fundraiser

Oct. 19, 2016 - Fall Dance and Art Field Trip Reflection

Oct. 12, 2016 - Picture Day, Gala Thank You, and Upcoming Conferences

Oct. 5, 2016 - HS Choice Parent Academy & Upcoming Student-Parent-Teacher Conferences

Sept. 28, 2016 - Back to School and Points of Access for Parents

2016 Benefit Gala Invitation

Sept. 22, 2016 - Faculty Academy, HS School of Choice, and Using Illuminate

Sept. 16, 2016 - POW night, Benefit Gala, and Cross Country

Sept. 7, 2016 - Choice Lunch and Supporting your Child Academically

Aug. 31, 2016 - Opening Day, Carpool, and Homework Co-Op

Aug. 24, 2016 - Student Schedules and Support the Photo Elective

Aug. 17, 2016 - Three Volunteer Opportunities and Orientation

Aug. 10, 2016 - Electives and Parent Night

July 26, 2016 - School Supplies and Dress Code

July 19, 2016 - Concert in the Park and Parents' Night Out

 

IVA's 3rd Year - First Promoting Class of 2016

2015-2016 Newsletters

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony Photos

June 14, 2016 - Report Cards and Eighth Grade HS Placement Survey Results

June 8, 2016 - Last Week of School, Promotion, and Getty Field Trip

June 1, 2016 - Yearbooks and Promotion Events Schedule

May 24, 2016 - State Testing and Field Trips

May 18, 2016 - Parent Academy, State Testing Information and Field Trip Etiquette

May 11, 2016 - Yearbook Orders and the Parent-School Relationship

May 3, 2016 - Mid-Year Parent Survey Results and Discipline Policy

Apr. 27, 2016 - Coffee & Conversation, Lockers, and Last Parent Academy

Apr. 20, 2016 - Tdap and Discipline & Safety

Apr. 13, 2016 - School Growth, Student Dance, and Parent Social

Apr. 5, 2016 - Lockers, Admissions Lottery, and Parent Conferences

Mar. 22, 2016 - Science Fair and Student Art

Mar. 16, 2016 - Mid-year Survey and Reflections on 112-minute Classes

Mar. 9, 2016 - Pi Day Celebrations and Parent Academy

Mar. 2, 2016 - Math Counts Summit and POPS International Youth Summit

Feb. 23, 2016 - High School CHOICE and Teaching Thinking Routines

Feb. 17, 2016 - Using Your Planner and After School Academy

Feb. 10, 2016 - Free Dress Day Friday and Please Take Mid-year Survey

Feb. 3, 2016 - Report Cards, Spirit Wear, and Music Showcase Reflection

Jan. 27, 2016 - Spirit Wear and New Teachers

Jan. 20, 2016 - Viewing Math Assessments and Updating Files on Illuminate

Jan. 13, 2016 - Winter Dance, Ice Cream Fundraiser, and 8th Grade Bowling

Jan. 5, 2016 - Finishing Strong and Rainy Day Pick-up

Dec. 16, 2015 - Home Advisory, Teacher Wish List, and Parent Academy

Dec. 9, 2015 - Belmont Shore Parade, Food Survey, and Candy Grams

Dec. 2, 2015 - Make-up Picture Day and Supporting your Student

Nov. 18, 2015 - Picture Day, IVA in the Press, and High School Choice

Nov. 11, 2015 - CDSC Conference and the Virtues

Nov. 4, 2015 - Pajama Pizza Party, After School Academy, and PTSA Donations

Oct. 29, 2015 - The Gala and IVA's YouTube Channel

Oct. 21, 2015 - Fall Dance Photos and Read-a-thon

Oct. 14, 2015 - IVA Dance and Parent Night Out

Oct. 7, 2015 - Beach Clean-up and High School Shadow Days

Sept. 30, 2015 - Back to School Night 

Sept. 23, 2015 - About Advisors and Advisory

July23_2015_POW_Parent_Academy.pdf

 July7_2015School_Supplie_And_Summer_Concert_in_the_Park.pdf

 

IVA's 2nd Year - 2 Classes of Students

2015-2016 Newsletters

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony Photos

June 14, 2016 - Report Cards and Eighth Grade HS Placement Survey Results

June 8, 2016 - Last Week of School, Promotion, and Getty Field Trip

June 1, 2016 - Yearbooks and Promotion Events Schedule

May 24, 2016 - State Testing and Field Trips

May 18, 2016 - Parent Academy, State Testing Information and Field Trip Etiquette

May 11, 2016 - Yearbook Orders and the Parent-School Relationship

May 3, 2016 - Mid-Year Parent Survey Results and Discipline Policy

Apr. 27, 2016 - Coffee & Conversation, Lockers, and Last Parent Academy

Apr. 20, 2016 - Tdap and Discipline & Safety

Apr. 13, 2016 - School Growth, Student Dance, and Parent Social

Apr. 5, 2016 - Lockers, Admissions Lottery, and Parent Conferences

Mar. 22, 2016 - Science Fair and Student Art

Mar. 16, 2016 - Mid-year Survey and Reflections on 112-minute Classes

Mar. 9, 2016 - Pi Day Celebrations and Parent Academy

Mar. 2, 2016 - Math Counts Summit and POPS International Youth Summit

Feb. 23, 2016 - High School CHOICE and Teaching Thinking Routines

Feb. 17, 2016 - Using Your Planner and After School Academy

Feb. 10, 2016 - Free Dress Day Friday and Please Take Mid-year Survey

Feb. 3, 2016 - Report Cards, Spirit Wear, and Music Showcase Reflection

Jan. 27, 2016 - Spirit Wear and New Teachers

Jan. 20, 2016 - Viewing Math Assessments and Updating Files on Illuminate

Jan. 13, 2016 - Winter Dance, Ice Cream Fundraiser, and 8th Grade Bowling

Jan. 5, 2016 - Finishing Strong and Rainy Day Pick-up

Dec. 16, 2015 - Home Advisory, Teacher Wish List, and Parent Academy

Dec. 9, 2015 - Belmont Shore Parade, Food Survey, and Candy Grams

Dec. 2, 2015 - Make-up Picture Day and Supporting your Student

Nov. 18, 2015 - Picture Day, IVA in the Press, and High School Choice

Nov. 11, 2015 - CDSC Conference and the Virtues

Nov. 4, 2015 - Pajama Pizza Party, After School Academy, and PTSA Donations

Oct. 29, 2015 - The Gala and IVA's YouTube Channel

Oct. 21, 2015 - Fall Dance Photos and Read-a-thon

Oct. 14, 2015 - IVA Dance and Parent Night Out

Oct. 7, 2015 - Beach Clean-up and High School Shadow Days

Sept. 30, 2015 - Back to School Night 

Sept. 23, 2015 - About Advisors and Advisory

 

Our First Year -- 56 6th Graders

2013-2014 Newsletters

Feb. 13, 2014 - Creating a Culture of Upstanders

Feb. 6, 2014 - No School Monday and Connect & Respect Picnic

Jan. 23, 2014 - Winter Wonderland Adventure: An IVA School Dance

Jan. 16, 2014 - An Event For Everyone: Parent Reading Group and School Dance!

Jan. 9, 2013 - Read-a-thon Ending Friday and Winter Dance Coming Up

Dec. 19, 2013 - Parent Seminar Tonight and a Math Experiment

Dec. 12, 2013 - Reading, Humility, and Parent Connection

Dec. 5, 2013 - Winter Family Read-A-Thon and Social Media Seminar

Nov. 21, 2013 - The First Trimester is Almost Complete

Nov. 14, 2013 - Academic Challenge and Support

Nov. 7, 2013 - Field Trip Pictures and Family Paint Night

Oct. 31, 2013 - Common Core Testing and Hallowed Virtues Day

Oct. 24, 2013 - Parent Volunteering, Cross Country, and Dressing Like a Virtue

Oct. 17, 2013 - Parent Seminar Tonight, Trash Free IVA, and PTA

Oct. 10, 2013 - Parent Education Seminar, Spirit Wear, and Advisory

Oct. 3 2013 - Parent Education, Student Council, and State Testing 

Sept. 26, 2013 - Back to School, PTA, and Student Council

Sept. 19, 2013 - Progress, Powerschool, and Passing Periods

Sept. 5, 2013 - First Days of School

Aug. 21, 2013 - Membership and Voting in our PTA

Aug. 14, 2013 - Back to School Supplies

Aug. 8, 2013 - Summer at IVA: Kickball