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New SRVUSD Volunteer Requirements

SRVUSD is implementing a new system for all adults wishing to volunteer on a school campus or drive/chaperone day and overnight field trips and athletic events. This new Volunteer Management System features a web-based app allowing the District to provide the appropriate level of clearance for school volunteers and to track the status across all schools.

The new SRVUSD Volunteer Management System includes three (3) levels of volunteer clearance and tracking:

 

  1. Classroom aides and other general school volunteers such as Noon Duty;
  2. Field trip drivers or sports team chaperones, and
  3. Overnight chaperones. During the online application process, you will be asked to choose the level or levels of clearance you will need based on your anticipated involvement. 

The District will NOT be asking parents to incur any of the costs associated with these clearance processes, and if you have already been fingerprinted for the purposes of volunteering in our schools, we will not ask you to do that again.

At Stone Valley ALL adult volunteers will need to go through this new process. For more information, and to begin the application process, CLICK HERE. 

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Math PLACEMENT INFORMATION FOR 2014/2015

Parents, please download the appropriate math placement for your child's grade level next year, as well as the math pathways spreadsheet.

Math Pathways

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Superstar Information Below!

Stone Valley Middle School Education Fund presents the MOMS MIXER



Ladies, enjoy an evening under the stars with old & new friends,
delicious food, wine & cocktails and many fabulous prizes.

Thursday, October 9th
7 o¹clock in the evening
at the home of Janet Nunan
20 High Eagle Road, Alamo

$60 per person

ITEMS INCLUDE

  • Encore MedSpa BFF Spa Day
  • Girls¹ Get-A-Way ­ You Pick Your Destination
  • Merryvale and Nickel & Nickel Wine Experience
  • Forbes Mill Chef Table Dining
  • Private Round Hill Bocce Party
  • Front Row 8th Grade Promotion Seats

1 Ticket for $20
3 Tickets for $50
7 Tickets for $100

**YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE PRESENT TO WIN**

District News

We Encourage Parents To Subscribe To Text Alerts--Find Out How

As another way of communicating with our parents during an emergency, SRVUSD's messaging system has Emergency SMS/Text Messaging capabilities. This allows the district and each school to quickly communicate emergency or critical information ... Continue
Posted by: Meaghan Krakoff
Published: 9/10/14

Superstar Information

Stone Valley SuperS.T.A.R.’s are students who demonstrate excellent academic achievement, attendance, and citizenship, and who volunteer in school and community activities.  Students are encouraged to follow the acronym S.T.A.R. at all times, which stands for STOP, THINK, ACT and REVIEW.*  We believe that students that make good decisions are on their way to becoming successful in school and in life.

*S.T.A.R. is the acronym developed by the Thomas Jefferson Center, authors of “How to be Successful in Less Than Ten Minutes a Day”.

Benefits for becoming a SuperS.T.A.R

  • SuperS.T.A.R. Identification Card
  • A first-in-line lunch pass for the remainder of the school year
  • Deli Day lunches
  • Field trips to bay area sites
  • Bronze, silver, or gold SuperS.T.A.R. pins presented at awards breakfast with a certificate
  • The satisfaction of helping make Stone Valley and our community a better place for everyone

How Do I Become a SUPERS.T.A.R.?

Section I – School Activities:  Volunteer participation in school-related activities beyond class time.  Activities earn hourly credit with a maximum of ten hours per activity.

         Samples include:

  • Participation in a school sports team.
  • Participation in Math Olympiad or Math Counts.
  • CJSF, Safe School Ambassadors after school meetings.
  • Participating in noon contests, theme days, school dances and other activities organized by the leadership class (qualifies for .5 hours each).
  • Participating in the speech or spelling bee beyond the classroom level.
  • Participating in the annual Stone Valley Turkey Trot.
  • Participating in Odyssey of the Mind.
  • Participating in 8th Grade/Faculty Games
  • Participating in WEB (Welcome Everybody) (i.e., 6th grader in August or 7/8th Grade WEB leader).
  • Participating in after school WEB activities.

Section II – School/Community Service:  Volunteer service to the school or community in which no credit or pay is received.  Service is credited hourly with a maximum of ten hours per activity.  Hours credited may not be duplicated for other groups or programs.

  • Tutoring other students at Stone Valley (maximum of five hours credit).
  • Being a guide for new students.
  • Helping at school and Ed Fund/PTA functions.
  • Gardening or yard work for senior citizens in our community (family

         members excluded-maximum of five hours credit).

  • Volunteer at a senior citizens center within our community.
  • Volunteer at a local food bank or family shelter within our county.
  • Being a volunteer child care provider during a Ed Fund/PTA function or

community/ church activity (maximum of five hours credit).  No other free babysitting qualifies.

  • Helping Stone Valley teachers after school (maximum of five hours credit).
  • Volunteering at school or local community clean up days.
  • Volunteering in local community events like Primos-to-Primos, Walk-A-

         Thons, Alamo Rotary Western Days, Alamo Music Festival, etc.

  • Scout activities that are not required for a merit badge or award.

Requirements for becoming a SuperSTAR

  • You must record at least 30 hours in combined school activities and school/community service for first year SuperS.T.A.R.s.  Second and third year you need a total of 15 hours of combined school activities and community service. This must include at least five hours in school activities and at least five hours in school/community service.
  • Each activity and the number of hours credited must be signed off by the sponsor or advisor.
  • You must exhibit good behavior and citizenship at all times.
  • You must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher for each grading period.  If your grade point average falls below 3.0, your SuperS.T.A.R. card will be void until the grading period is over, and you will be ineligible for any SuperS.T.A.R. activities.
  • Attendance problems of any kind and discipline referrals may disqualify you from the program.  Determination made by the principal.
  • Fill in Sections I and II on the SuperS.T.A.R. application form, get all the appropriate signatures and turn it into the office when you have met all requirements. 
  • Once a SuperS.T.A.R., you maintain membership for the remainder of the school year as long as you maintain all requirements.  The application due date for 2014/2015 school year is January 30, 2015.

​For application click here.

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CONTACT US

3001 Miranda Avenue

Alamo, CA  94507

  • Office 855.5800 
  • Attendance 855.5899

Our office will open on August 11, 2014.

Parent Portal for Infinite Campus

 

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Principal Shaun McElroy

Assistant Principal 

Office Manager Denise True

Counselor

Counselor Chelsea Rivas

Psychologist Tracy Jones

Counselor Tech/Registrar  Lisa Knebel

Attendance Secretary Trish Theobald

Head Custodian Luom Huynh

PTA President Raylin Bianchi

Ed Fund President  Elisa Tinker

Annual Update (Online Fall Registration) Window Now OPEN

The Annual Update (Online Fall Registration) window for the 2104-15 school year is now open!  Please log into your Parent Portal account to complete this important task for the new year.  Check your Portal ³InBox² for a message titled ³Annual Update Fall Registration².  This message will guide you through the Annual Update process.  Be sure to complete this no later than August 22, 2014.

 

Only one Annual Update is required for each family at a primary address.  The message will continue to appear in your inbox until the end of the Annual Update period.  Please disregard the message once you have completed your Annual Update. 

 

You will receive a confirming email following completion of the Annual Update process.  This email will contain a link with school-specific Fall information.

 

If you have questions, please visit the Annual Update page at: http://www.srvusd.net/1415registration

Bullying

At Stone Valley, we make every effort to ensure that students feel safe, secure and successful at school.  Each year we survey our students to improve our supervision as well as seek feedback on our current programs.  Some of our students have shared what they can do to stop bullying at Stone Valley:

“Stick up for other people and stand by them. Show them that they have someone to talk to.” – 7th Grade Girl

“Students can help prevent students from being bullied by standing up for them and doing what's right or making them feel good about themselves.” – 6th Grade Girl

“Tell a teacher and speak up.” – 7th Grade Boy

“Students can help other students from being bullied by letting teachers know if they see someone being bullied.” – 7thGrade Girl

All students, employees, parents and community members should report incidents of suspected bullying immediately to Mr. McElroy at smcelro@srvusd.net.  An investigation will be conducted to determine if bullying occurred and the corrective action needed.

   Click here for bullying form

Peachjar E-Flyers

SRVUSD is implementing its new electronic flyer communication system throughout the district! This new system and service is called Peachjar. Any paper flyers we have been sending home to parents will now be posted online and emailed to all parents’ inboxes. 

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Stone Valley Has Gone Social!

Attention Stone Valley Students & Parents!

Stone Valley MS Has Gone Social!

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