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Tuesday, January 24, 2017


Join us Thursday, January 26th for a Science Fair and Robotics Open House in the Southwest Room and Robotics Lab from 5-7:00 PM.  Everyone is welcome!

Science Week Schedule
Monday, January 23rd: 7:30am – 8:30am and 2:30pm – 3:15pm Drop off Science Fair Projects in Southwest Room  
Tuesday, January 24th: Judging (Closed session) 
Wednesday, January 25th: 3:30pm – 5:30pm 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade oral presentations in Southwest Room  Sign-up Genius to select your time slot:
Thursday, January 26th: 5pm – 7pm OPEN HOUSE & OPEN ROBOTICS NIGHT; Science Fair results are announced 
Friday, January 27th: 7:30am – 8:30am & 2:30pm – 3:15pm Project pick up
Dine Out at Potbelly
Hungry for a tasty sandwich, salad or hearty soup?  How about a delicious handmade milkshake?  
Stop by Potbelly Sandwich Shop (5545 E. Broadway) on Thursday, February 2ndfrom 5-8 PM grab a quick dinner, or stay awhile and hang out with friends.  
Potbelly will donate 25% of all sales to Ventana Vista (carry-out and online orders included)!  We will be raffling of coupons for FREE Potbelly food! See you there!!

Family Sweetheart Dance
Ventana Vista's First Sweetheart Dance will be held Friday, February 17th from 6-8 PM in the MPR. Music, dinner, flowers and photos are on tap for a special evening with your sweetheart.
The Dance Committee is hard at work planning a wonderful evening for all.  Currently they are looking for twinkle light donations and Valentine's decorations.  If you have decorations to give or donate, please contact Cathie Ashley at
Please note, this dance is a fun and special way for students to celebrate Valentine's Day with their favorite adult/family member.  It is not a boy/girl dance.
This Week
•Science Fair and Robotics Open House on Thursday, January 26th from 5-7 PM.
Third Grade Musical is Friday, January 27th at 11:15.

Coming Up
•Potbelly Dinner Fundraiser on Thursday, February 2nd from 5-8 PM.
•Sweetheart Dance on Friday, February 17th from 6-8 PM.

Thank you to everyone who attended last Thursday's skating party. Ventana Vista had a groovy time and attendance was totally far out!
We had nearly 240 skaters and raised a total of $432.93! So Rad!
Special thanks to our Dyn-o-mite teachers for coming, hanging out and even racing the raffle-winning students:  Principal Mulay, Sra. Alexander, Ms. Hawkins, Ms. Lankes, Mrs. Song, Mrs. Clark, and Mr. guys ROCK! Check out our Facebook page for pictures of their awesome '70's inspired threads!
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Open Enrollment Application
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Basha's Community Card
Fifth Grade Camp Donations
Box Tops for Education
VVFFO Website
Ventana Vista Elementary School
Phone 520-209-8000
FAX 520-209-8070
Dana Mulay, Principal    Cathy MacNeal, Secretary    Avril Buick, Office Clerk
CFSD Governing Board
•Mary Kamerzell, Superintendent
•Eileen Jackson, President
•Amy Bhola, Vice President
•Doug Hadley, Board Member

•Amy Krauss, Board Member
•Carole Siegler, Board Member

State of Arizona Legislative Representatives for CFSD
(please check for contact information)
Legislative District 9
Senator Steve Farley
Rep. Randall Friese
Rep. Pamela Powers Hannley