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"Learning for Life"

The mission of Vista de Las Cruces, a collaborative, historically rich community, is to guarantee students a safe and positive environment from which they will emerge as well-rounded, forward-thinking citizens.

Cojo Jalama Ranch Field Trip

On Friday, May 2, 2014 our Preschool and Kindergarten Classes learned about ranch life on the beautiful Cojo Jalama Ranch.                                                                Ranch FT 1.JPG

Gaviota Peak Hike

On March 28, 2014 Vista's 4th - 8th Graders took a hike to the beautiful Gaviota Peak.  

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Vista Orchestra "Rocks!"

Under the expert tutelage of Mrs. Blackwood, the Vista Orchestra excels through hard practice and the joy of music.

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Cooperation

This Month's Character Building Block is... 

              

Healthy Food Choices

Vista students are able to select healthy fruits and vegetables thanks to our amazing Food Service Coordinator, Corina Raya.  Thanks Corina!      

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Quick Links

8th Grade Class of 2015

Smarter Balanced Assessment Website

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Proposition 30 / Education Protection Account (EPA) Spending Plan

Please click here to view Vista's Proposition 30 / Education Protection Account (EPA) Spending Plan. 

Vista Volunteers

The Vista Volunteers meet at 3 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month in the Staff Lounge. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information please click the Vista Volunteers tab at the top of this page.

Red Ribbon Week Aerial Photos

For Red Ribbon Week 2012, Vista's student body and staff dressed in red and formed the "V."  In 2013, we did the same thing for the letter, "I."  I bet you can predict which letter it will be in 2014 as we make sure we are a drug free one letter at a time. 

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The Vista Mobile App is Now Available for iPhone & Android

 

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Vista now has a mobile app for your convenience

To download the iPhone / iPad version, please click on the iPhone image to the left, click here or simply search for "Vista Del Mar" in the Apple App Store. 

To download the Android version please click on the Android image to the right, click here, or simply search for "Vista Del Mar" in the Android Marketplace. 

Teacher Pages

Click on the teacher's name to view their webpage.    

Mrs. Thielst       Ms. Boaz   

Ms. Carricaburu 

Mrs. Esdaile       Miss Santos

 

Accelerated Reader

State and Federal Accountability

Vista's performance on the state of California's Academic Performance Index (API) for 2013 is 911!  

Vista met all required targets for the federal Adequate Yearly Progress Accountability System.

80% of our students scored Proficient or Advanced in Language Arts and 76% of our students scored Proficient or Advanced in Math.

You can view all of Vista's official accountability from the California Department of Education by clicking here.

Academic Standards

Since 2010, 45 states have adopted the same standards for English and math. These standards are called the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Having the same standards helps all students get a good education, even if they change schools or move to a different state. Teachers, parents, and education experts designed the standards to prepare students for success in college and the workplace.  The assessment tied to these standards will be administered beginning in the 2014-15 school year.  Please use the links below to find out more information about standards:

Common Core State Standards

Vista del Mar Foundation

The Vista del Mar Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated solely to the betterment of education at Vista de Las Cruces School. The mission of the Foundation is to provide additional funding to the Vista del Mar Union School District to support co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.