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Casita Center an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, authorized to offer the Primary Years Programme. IB World Schools share a common philosophy-a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.**

* Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). 
** Mission Statement : The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better an more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.  To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.  These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

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Monday (and all minimum days)

8:15 a.m. - 1:06 p.m.

Tuesday - Friday

8:15 a.m. - 2:33 p.m.



School Flyers - Peachjar


School Messenger

Our school utilizes the School Messenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  Click for more info

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News Flash

Beginning Tuesday, January 8, 2019                            Campus will open at 7:55.

Contact AM/PM (760-724-0685) if you need morning day care.  They open as early as 6:30am

Casita Buddies Food Drive


MAGNET APPLICATION FOR 2018-2019 Closed on 2/23/2018

The 2019-2020 Magnet Application will open January 8, 2019.


Mission Statement


     The mission of Casita Center, the school of choice for internationally minded stewards of the future,

is for each child to maximize his or her unique

potential through a wide variety

of inquiry based learning opportunities,

characterized by a:

*Collaborative Community

*Dedicated Staff

*Focus on Educating The Whole Child

*21st Century Learning Environment

12/4-12/7:  BOGO Book Fair


12/14:Cougar Awards/Spirit Day (Pajamas)

 IB Family Maker Night(4:30-7:00)


12/20-1/7:Winter Break - No School

School Safety: with Dr. Kimble, Superintendent , Dr. Kyle Ruggles, Executive Director of Student Support Services and Jeff Geyer, Safety and Environmental Manager of VUSD.


Casita Center: with Laura Smith


Have questions? You may ask them via email to the Superintendent at        superintendentsoffice@vistausd.org

Your questions will be added to the blog with responses, when appropriate.


Casita Wellness Snapshot