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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.


 

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School Flyers - Peachjar

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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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Important Dates:

PTA Back to School Bash~ Friday, August 10 (4:00-6:00)

Kinder Back to School Night ~ Monday, August 13 (6:00-7:00)

First Day of School ~ Wednesday, August 15 (8:15-2:33)

School Pictures ~ Friday, August 31

Back to School Night (1st-5th) ~ Thursday, August 23 (6:00-7:00)

Labor Day/No School ~ Monday, September 3

Minimum Day ~ Wednesday, September 12

Re-Registration/Data Confirmation

Hello Casita Families.  On  July 13, 2018 the  RE-REGISTRATION / DATA CONFIRMATION process for the 2018-2019 school year will open for all VUSD school sites via Parent Portal. 

 

All parents must confirm enrollment by simply logging on to Parent Portal.  

     1. Log into Parent Portal by clicking here

     2. Complete all required data fields

     3. Print and sign all required forms ( 1.Casita Center Behavior Plan, Family Handbook, and Pick up and Drop Off Procedures Confirmation Page, 2.Student Health History Form,  3.Student Emergency Card, and 4.PTA Membership Form) and bring them to the Casita office on the Re-Registration days listed below. Your child's teacher assignment will be provided when the paperwork is turned in to the office.  * Please note the Student Emergency Card print option will not appear until after you have completed the online re-registration process.

 

Office hours for Re-Registration intake :  8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  & 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

(The office will be closed for lunch from 11:30-12:30)

  • Last Name A-G : Tuesday, August 7
  • ​Last Name H-N : Wednesday, August 8
  • Last Name O-Z : Thursday, August 9
  • Make-Up/Evening Registration : Wednesday, August 8        ( 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. )

For support please see the following links:

  • How to complete the data confirmation/re-registration process using Parent Portal.
  • For Further Help Please Contact Irma Melendez or Jessica Gutierrez at 760-724-8442

 

 

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

Any applications received after the deadline will be placed on the bottom of the waitlist in the order they are received. 

Click here for Magnet Application


 

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


 


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

SUPERINTENDENT'S SAFETY BLOG

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

2017 IB Family Maker Night