District News

School Site Council (SSC) 1/17/19

Thursday January 17, 2019 at 4:30, there will be a school site council meeting held in the district conference room. We welcome you to come and participate! We will be discussing the current construction projects, our school improvement plan, and why we need your input to make our school even better. We will see you then!


SSC Agenda and Info

Ties and Tiaras A Father Daughter Dance - February 1, 2019


February 1, 2019

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

In the Cafeteria


Come join us on a magical evening with your daughter(s), niece(s), and granddaughter(s).We will have dancing, food and pictures.

There is a $10.00 fee for a family of 4. That covers food and pictures.

Pictures will be taken until  5:30pm.

This is a semi-formal event.

Valentine Grams on Sale


Valentine Grams


What: Valentine Grams (a card and sucker) Sale $2.00 each


When: Sale Monday, January 14th- February 12th (before and after school and during recess at M3)  Delivery on February 14th.

***while supplies last***

CAASPP Celebration 4th-8th only

CAASPP Celebration


Meeting/Exceeding the Standards

When: Friday, January 11th 1:15pm

(on the blacktop if weather permits)


Where: It will begin on the black top at AVS and then move into the cafeteria. (weather permitting)

Who: Current 4th-8th grade students who met/exceeded the Standards.

Tulare County Public Health Flu Vaccine Clinic

Tulare County Public Health Flu Vaccine Clinic

Ocotber 22, 2018

Alta Vista Elementary School - Cafeteria

4:00 - 6:00pm

Protect yourself and your family against the flu.

Get Vaccinated!


October Parent/Teacher Conferences

Alta Vista will be having Parent/Teacher Conferences on Tuesday October 2nd, Wednesday October 3rd and Thursday October 4th. Students will be dismissed from school at 12:30pm. CHOICES after school program will run from 12:30pm to 5:50pm on Tuedsday, Wednesday and Thursday!

Nutrition on the Go - Food Link Tulare County

Nutrition on the Go will be at Alta Vista School every 1st Wednesday of the month from 3:00 - 5:00pm in the school parking lot.


Image of the Food Link logo. One O in food is a Red Apple and the other O is a Red Heart.

218-2019 Class Lists

Class lists for the 2017-2018 School Year are avaiable.

Welcome Back Eagles!


 Please note some important information below:


  • TK/Kindergarten will be dismissed at 2:15 P.M. on regular school days
  • Students in grades 1-8 will be dismissed at 3:05 P.M.. on regular school days

Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens

June 11 - June 29

Monday - Friday 

Breakfast   7:30 - 8:30am

Lunch       11:30 - 12:30pm

Anyone under the age of 18 years old!

Flyer              Seamless Summer June 2018 Meal Menu


Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 School Year

Kindergarten Registration is coming  - Children walking together

Click here for additional registration information:

Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 School Year

Proof of Residency

Valentine Grams

Valentine Grams


PTO T-Shirt & Sweatshirt Sale


Alta Vista T- Shirts in Black, Grey and Red that are available for sale. Has an eagle and the words "We are the EAGLES"

Sale 2/1/2018 - 3/16/2018


As part of our PTO’s efforts to build connections between school and home, we are proud to have the opportunity to have a Alta Vista T-Shirt/Sweatshirt Sale!  


  • All orders and money must be turned into the homeroom teacher
  • Order deadline: Thusday, March 1st at 3:30 pm
  • Purchases will be sent home with students once items have been delivered


Order form


Any questions please contact Mrs. Kim Cadwell, PTO President




Alta Vista PTO Father/Daughter Dance

PTO Father/Daughter Dance

Friday December 8, 2017


Alta Vista Cafeteria

$7.00 per Family!


Alta Vista Junior Symphony Orchestra Winter Recital 2017

Alta Vista Junior Symphony Orchestra 

Winter Recital 2017

7 December (7PM)

Alta Vista School

2293 E. Crabtree Ave. Porterville

free admission


Report Cards Sent Home Today

Trimester 1 report cards were sent home today, November 21, 2017.  They are being sent home with the students.

A friendly reminder to ask your child for his/her 1st Trimester Report Card when they get home from school.

SBAC 16/17 Celebration

Alta Vista 4th-8th grade students who met or exceeded the Standards in ELA and/or Math on SBAC in 2016-17 celebrated with a lunch provided by McDonald's. ​

Alta Vista SBAC 16/17 Stars

Halloween Costumes and Parade

Halloween Fun at Alta Vista School

What: Halloween Costumes and Parade (Parents welcome)

When: Tuesday, October 31st  1:00-2:00 on the Blacktop. Students will be in costumes all day.


  • Masks will only be worn during the activity
  • No full face painting
  • No excessive blood or gore
  • Shoes must follow dress code requirements (due to PE and play at recess)
  • Costumes and activity are for TK-5 ONLY
  • This IS NOT a mandatory activity.
  • This serves as an invitation for parents/guardians to join us.


Note: Middle School students have a costume dance on Friday, October 27th.  They are not allowed to dress in costume on Halloween day.  If they dress up that day, parents WILL BE REQUIRED to bring a change of clothes.

TUlare County Health Department Flu Clinic

Tulare County Health Department Immunization and Flu Clinic @Alta Vista School Cafeteria ~ 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Red Ribbon Week 10/23-10/27


Alta Vista Eagles Pledge to stay DRUG FREE!!!!!!!

October 23rd - 27th

Dress Up Days

Alta Vista Book Faire

Alta Vista will be having our Annual Book Faire in the school library.

Starting Monday October 2 through Friday October 6th!

Book Faire will be open from 8:30 am - 10:30 am and 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm.

Alta Vista Choices - Open House

Alta Vista Choices After School Parents, You are Invited!

Open House

Wednesday October 11th


*Meet Choices Team

*Community Resources

*Snacks Served

Choices Open House Flyer: /userfiles/4/my files/doc100517-001.pdf?id=329

Alta Vista PTO Candy Bar Sale

Students in 5th through 7th grade will be asked if they would like to volunteer to sell candy to raise money for our various Alta Vista activities throughout the year. Candy Sales will be from Thursday October 5th through Friday October 20th. This is not a requirement for students, but if they wish to help out, we hope you will support the idea as well. We invite you to call if you have any questions. The number for Mrs. Kim Cadwell, Alta Vista PTO President 559-782-5700.

Kathryn Beich Premium Assortment Candy Bar Box Flyer - /userfiles/4/my files/doc100517.pdf?id=327

Family HealthCare Mobile Health Unit at Alta Vista

Mobile Health Unit  - We bring health care to your community!

2017-2018 Class Lists!

Class lists for the 2017-2018 School Year are avaiable.

Alta Vista Elementary School Local Control Accountability Plan and Annual Update (LCAP) Template
Kindergarten/TK Registration TK/Kinder Reminder

Welcome to Alta Vista Elementary School District. If you need to enroll your student into Kindergarten/TK at Alta Vista for the 2017/2018 School year please stop by the school cafeteria on Thursday April 13th from 9:00 - 12:00pm or 1:00 - 3:00pm.

kinder/tk registration notice

Notice of Adjournment of the Regular Meeting of the Governing Board
Goodies with Grandparents

On December 7, 2016, Alta Vista held it's annual Goodies with Grandparents.  Thanks to the generosity of the Rodriguez Family and Panaderia La Cabana Bakery we fed and visited with over 100 people/children. We would like to thank them for their donation to help promote parent participation at Alta Vista School.


On December 7, 2016, Alta Vista held it's annual Goodies with Grandparents.  Thanks to the generosity of the Rodriguez Family and Panaderia La Cabana Bakery we fed and visited with over 100 people/children. We would like to thank them for their donation to help promote parent participation at Alta Vista School.

Tulare County Public Health - Alta Vista Flu Vaccine Clinic

Tulare County Public Health will be holding a flu clinic at Alta Vista on Tuesday November 8, 2016 in the school cafeteria from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.

Flu Vaccine Clinic - Tulare County Public Health

Alta Vista will Be hosting a Flu Vaccine Clinic offerd through Tulare County Public Health on Tuesday October 4th from 4:00 - 6:00p.m. in the school cafeteria.

Parent Workday

Alta Vista wll be having our 1st Parent Workday from 8:30 am to 12 noon on Saturday August 27th. Parents, Students and Community Members are invited to participate.

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.

Alta Vista Final Draft LCAP June 2016

Alta Vista LCAP 2016

Donuts with Dad

Alta Vista invites all dads or parental figures to attend "Breakfast" with their kiddos on Wednesday October 26th at the school cafteria from 7:30am - 8:15am.

First Day of Class Wednesday August 17, 2016!

Children should not arrive on campus before 7:45 am. There is no supervision on campus before that time. Students must report to the cafeteria unless they are with an adult that is responsible for them. Students need to be in class by 8:05am. First tardy bell rings at 8:15 am. Students arriving late must report to the school office to recieve a tardy slip.

Alta Vista Public Review Draft LCAP 2016 June 1
Veterans' Day Celebration

Alta Vista will be having our Annual Veteran's Day Celebration on Thursday November 10, 2016 in the front of the school  at the Flag pole.

TK/Kindergarten Orientation

TK/Kindergarten Orientation will be held on Tues. Aug. 16th at 8:15 a.m. for all new Alta Vista TK/kindergarten students. Your child will be able to spend some time in a kindergarten classroom and get an idea of what coming to kindergarten will be like.  This TK/Kindergarten Orientation is only for kindergarten students who will be attending Alta Vista this coming school year.  kdg

Citrus League 2016 Volleyball Champions

Alta Vista attended the Volleyball Tournament on Friday October 7th and came home with the Championship Trophy for the Citrus League!

Way to go EAGLES!!!!!!

Parent Work Day 8/27/2016

Alta Vista had our 1st Parent Work Day of the 2016/2017 school year.

We had a great turn out!  ☺


Alta Vista State Preschool currently enrolling 3 - 4 year olds!

If you have a child between the age of 3 or 4 years old Alta Vista State Preschool is currently still enrolling students for the 2016/2017 School Year.


2nd Cup of Coffee 2nd Cup of Coffee

Thank you! Thank you! to the staff who showed up today to mingle with our parents at the 2nd Cup of Coffee.

It was a nice, relaxed setting.  It gave teachers a time to mingle with parents and have a sip before they started their day

Preschool Enrollment Days - SY 16/17

We would like to invite parents with four year old children to come on Wednesday the 22nd ,and Thursday 23rd from 8:00 am till 2:00 spanish speaking parents from 1:00 till 2:30 pm to our preschool building to enroll their child for the 2016/2017 School Year.

Please click "Read More" for more info.

Alta Vista LCAP Board Approved 6/22/2016
New Student Enrollment 16/17 School Year

Welcome to Alta Vista Elementary School District. If you need to enroll your student at Alta Vista for the 2016/2017 School year please stop by the school office Monday through Thursday to pick up a registration packet. 

Click "Read More" for further information

Summer Meals - Offered by PUSD

Breakfast and Lunch will be served to community youth at Alta Vista Elementary School from  June 6th - June 24th.

Breakfast:         7:30am - 8:00am

Lunch:             11:00am - 12:00pm


Summer Office Hours

Alta Vista District and School Office

will be open from 9:00am -2:30pm.

The offices are open Monday through Thursday.

Both offices are closed on Fridays. 

These hours are effective from:

June 6th - August 5th!

7th Grade Tdap Requirement Ready for 7th Grade

All students entering 7th grade will need proof against whooping cough (Tdap) before they can start school. Students who have not met the requirement will not be able to go to school. 

Learn more about the requirement at http://www.shotsforschool.org/7th-grade/ 

New Immunization Law:SB277

Under a new state law (SB 277) effective January 1, parents may no longer cite personal beliefs to exempt their children from vaccines required for school. Most families will not be affected by the new law because their children have received all required vaccinations.

Title III Plan
Alta Vista Safe Schools Plan
2014-2015 School Accountability Report Card
FERPA Notice and Objection Form
Eagles are Readers!