Ladera STARS Academy is the most recent school to earn the National Certificate for STEM Excellence (NCSE) - Campus Certification from the National Institute for STEM Education (NISE). The NCSE recognizes individual school campuses for their commitment to and systematic support of teachers’ understanding and use of high-impact, evidence-based STEM instructional strategies.
Students in Kristen Nordstrom’s second grade class at Ladera STARS Academy showcase their breadth of knowledge as environmentalists and engineers as they explain the importance for building the new, local wildlife crossing in this video (click read more below to watch).
CVUSD is proud to celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week this May 1st-7th. California Education Code Section 37222 designates May 1-7, 2022, as "National Teacher Appreciation Week" as a means of expressing appreciation to the state's teachers, instructors, professors, and other educators. Our phenomenal CVUSD teachers are the foundation of our incredible schools and we are so grateful for them each and every day - and we are especially proud to highlight them this week!
National Mental Health Month is a time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and provide the resources to assist them to get the help they need. Conejo Valley Unified School District recognizes the social-emotional and mental health needs of students and families. We remain committed to serving our student community in these important areas.
Registration is now available for before and after school child care at our CVUSD elementary school sites for the 2022-2023 school year. To register please visit cvusdchildcare.com and click on the "2022-2023 Registration" tab at the top of the page. For more information, or questions - call 805-492-3567.