End of School Year Reflections from Carolyn / Reflexiones de fin de año escolar de Carolyn

What a year it has been!

I accepted the role of Executive Director of Valley Charter Schools on March 15th of 2020. While I knew we were heading into uncharted territory as a nation and world with COVID-19, I did not understand the exact nature of the challenges ahead- none of us did.

Another update from Carolyn! (2/17)

Dear VCS Community,
I know that I sent out a message yesterday morning but as I mentioned at the end of that message — information and expectations are a bit of a moving target these days!
As it turns out, my message directly crossed paths with the brand new information that schools formally received from the Los Angeles County Department of Health yesterday………

1/11/21: A short note regarding recent events

To our VCS community: Last week, as a nation, we witnessed a frightening and unprecedented breach of national security during the certification of the Electoral College results. Let us stand together to condemn this violence and assure our community, as our Congress returns to work, that our democracy is stronger than this threat. We knowContinue reading “1/11/21: A short note regarding recent events”

12/17/20: A Holiday Message from the Executive Director/Un Mensaje Festivo de la Directora Ejecutiva

Dear Valley Charter Community,  I hope this message finds you and your loved ones healthy and safe as we approach our holiday break.  2020 has been quite a year!  I hope that each member of our community gets an opportunity to rest, recharge, and find joy during this holiday season.  While it has been aContinue reading “12/17/20: A Holiday Message from the Executive Director/Un Mensaje Festivo de la Directora Ejecutiva”

12/4/20: Carolyn’s update

Dear VCS Community, We are excited to share our new Valley Charter School’s website and our updated logo! The big goals of this redesign are: Present a cleaner, more professional, and organized “face” of Valley Charter to the outside world   Create an improved user experience for current and prospective families  Help us begin to externally establish the K-8Continue reading “12/4/20: Carolyn’s update”

10/19/20: Update from the ED

Consulte la traducción a continuación Dear VCS Community, This has been a fall like no other.  We appreciate how hard our families are working to help their children show up and engage in the distance learning we are offering in each school community.   We are also so grateful to our hardworking and dedicated Valley CharterContinue reading “10/19/20: Update from the ED”

9/14/20: Update from the ED

VCS First Annual Talent Show Please join us on September 25th at 5pm for the first annual VCS talent show!  We will be coming together to showcase talents, build community, and kick off our Annual Giving Campaigns at each school!  Don’t miss out!  Update on in-person instructional offerings at VCS  The Los Angeles County DepartmentContinue reading “9/14/20: Update from the ED”