Black History Month began in 1926 as part of an initiative by writer and educator Dr. Carter G. Woodson who launched Negro History Week in 1926. Woodson proclaimed that Negro History Week should always occur in the second week of February —between the birthdays of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln. In 1976, the bicentennial of [...]
Don't forget Thursday, January 31st is a Staff Development Day! Be sure to make arrangements for an early pick-up or early care for your little Eagle! 12:35 Release!!!
People of all ages get sick with the flu or flu-like viruses in a number of ways each year. But school age children are at high risk to developing these illnesses and when those children come to school, the situation can get rather nasty. Here is how you can reduce the likelihood of your child [...]
Youth Truth Survey deadline approaching! WHAT: Last year, NUSD conducted the first YouthTruth survey throughout the district. The information provided was compelling and dictated decisions that were made for this school year. WHO: We are seeking feedback from all families, students grades 3-5, and all staff. We are hoping for 100% participation!!! All students [...]
Hello NOVATO! After a one-year hiatus, the famous PV Rummage Sale will happen on Saturday, January 26 from 9AM - 3PM in the PV Multipurpose Room! You've heard the saying that one person's junk is another person's treasure? There is no junk here, however! It's all treasure and that's why people from all over Novato love to [...]
We hope you all are having a wonderful time ringing in the New Year and relaxing with those you love. 2019 is full of possibility. So much to learn and experience! Let's make it a great year together!
Have you been hearing a little ka-ching along with a jingle-jingle? That's because the holiday shopping season is upon us! Yikes! For those of you who like to shop from the comfort of your couch, please be sure to use AMAZON SMILE when placing your Amazon orders. Using the Smile.Amazon.com website when purchasing through Amazon is a [...]
The 2018/2019 WINTER Session After School Enrichment Registration is now open for enrollment! Please click here to download out the PV registration form. Some of the classes will begin the week of December 3, 2018. DON'T DELAY!! REGISTER TODAY! as many of these classes fill up quickly. If a class exceeds the maximum number of students, [...]
December is a special time of the year for everyone. With Kwanzaa, Christmas and Hanukkah as well as other feasts being celebrated in the month of December, Pleasant Valley and all our NUSD schools take great care to ensure that no matter what is going on outside our doors, all children and their families feel [...]