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Common Core Math Information Night, Aptos Jr. High, 6:30pm

There is an important invitation for 5th,  6th and 7th grade parents. You are invited to a math information night at Aptos Junior High School on March 6th starting at 6:30 in the gym. Come and hear about the Common Core State Standards and the math courses that will be offered at Aptos Junior High School for next year. This is an…

Lights, Camera, Action!

It’s Yearbook time! Please send in pictures you have taken of Valencia class activities and field trips to valenciayearbook@aol.com. If possible please include the teacher’s name if it is for a class activity.   Dig out your first day of school, harvest festival, art project, class party and field trip pictures and send them in by February…

Science Fair Open House

A group of UCSC science students met last night, Feb 6th, to choose the 5th and 6th Grade Science fair projects that will go on to our Santa Cruz County Science Fair.  Congratulations to these young science scholars!  Following is a list of the  students and their projects: 6th Grade Winners: Connor D. : Expanding Sabermetrics Jaden…

Valencia Receives California Distinguished School Invitation

Last week some very exciting news came to Valencia that really affirms the work we have been doing in reading. We are the only school in Santa Cruz county to be invited to apply for the California Distinguished School award this year; Valencia first earned this distinction in 2006. Every five years schools have the…

Valencia’s 10th Annual Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival this Saturday, 10/26  from 2:00-5:00 PM Tickets will be on sale after school outside the office starting on Wednesday. Please see attached document for complete list of activities and ticket options. Harvest Festival Activities and Price List

If You’re Not Receiving Our Emails

Some people have mentioned that they aren’t receiving email updates from the eBlast. Here are the most common reasons this can happen. The most common reason subscribers don’t our email in their inboxes is because it’s landing in spam folders. If you have checked your spam or junk folders, though, there are a few more things…

Update: Help Valencia Earn 10% at Safeway

Dates Have Changed We were informed that there was a miscommunication about the proper dates for this fundraiser. We have been rescheduled for Sept 18 & 19th from 2pm-7pm. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused any of you. Please help Valencia by volunteering your time at the Aptos Safeway. Sign up for an…

Updating Our Site

We’re working on our site some more before the school year begins in an effort to provide the best information possible. Please ignore any “place holder” text you may come across. We will have this finished as soon as possible. Thanks and as always if you have any feedback, please contact us.

We Need Your Help

We have many positions open this coming year and we need your help to make next year a success. Please take a moment to review the list of open positions under the About Us section under the current Board Members and Open Positions sections to see what area is a good fit for you. Parent…