Music With Mrs. Chaffee

Music With Mrs. Chaffee

The PFC is committed to returning Chaparral’s special programs to our kids. Because of our fundraising efforts and the generous support of our families to Donor Drive, we have been able to re-hire the fabulous Mrs. Beverly Chaffe. This music program is a direct benefit of the money raised by our PFC, and demonstrates why your support is so Continue…

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week

This Week is Red Ribbon Week. Traditionally, Red Ribbon Week is a national anti-drug campaign. This year’s national theme is, “Be Happy. Be Brave. Be Drug Free.” As an elementary school, our focus is on empowering our students to make healthy choices, so Chaparral’s theme is, “Be Happy. Be Brave. Be Healthy”. This year our teachers will Continue…

Yearbook 2020/2021

Yearbook 2020/2021

Capturing our memories has never been more important, we’re documenting history. We will be talking about the 20-21 school year for the rest of our lives. We all hold onto our yearbooks, but this year will likely become our most treasured, and our most unique. Please help us in capturing the spirit of our cub community Continue…

Free Confidential Mental Health Support

Free Confidential Mental Health Support

The LVUSD Community 360 Counseling Center is now open for the 2020-21 year, offering free 30 minute virtual appointments for staff, parents, and students. During this unprecedented time, our Counseling Center provides another layer of support alongside our site-level services. To schedule an appointment(s) go to: https://www.community360.me/counseling.

LVUSD Fall 2020 Virtual Parent Series

LVUSD Fall 2020 Virtual Parent Series

Join Us: LVUSD Fall 2020 Virtual Parent Series All LVUSD free events will be hosted virtually via Webinar this Fall. Save the dates and register at Community360.me/events: Big Potential: Positive Psychology During a Pandemic | October 28th @ 6:00 PM Julie Lythcott-Haims Discusses Race, Parenting, and More! | December 8th @ 6:00 PM The Community 360 Continue…

ACER Laptop Tips & Trouble Shooting

LVUSD’s Forward Learning Website has great information and resources to help you troubleshoot, learn about responsible use, parental controls, purchase laptop insurance, etc. You may also call Chaparral’s main office to schedule an appointment with our Media Specialist Mrs. Davis, or book an appointment through the district HERE for service issues with your ACER. Here are some quick links Continue…

Chaparral Sponsorship

Chaparral Sponsorship

Chaparral offers many opportunities to sponsor banners, ads at the end of this Cub Corner, bags for materials, and much more! If your company is interested in getting more information about Sponsorship opportunities at Chaparral, please contact Jennifer York, VP Sponsorship, at chapsponsorship@yahoo.com. Opportunities include: Fall Festival (Pumpkin Patch and Pizza booth) Digital Cub Corner Continue…

LVUSD NOW GIVING FREE MEALS!

LVUSD NOW GIVING FREE MEALS!

Beginning September 1st, LVUSD received a temporary waiver from the state to allow ALL PARENTS TO PICK UP MEALS FOR FREE without regard to their status on the F&R meal program! Come get meals for any children in your household under the age of 18, two days of meals at a time. You may pick up from Continue…

ParentSquare updates

ParentSquare updates

We are very excited to announce that we have transitioned to a new communication tool and App called ParentSquare. It will consolidate platforms and add communication tools:

  • Send and receive school and class information including pictures and files via text, email, notifications
  • School Directory (populated from Aeries enrollment, replaces DirectorySpot)
  • Sign up to volunteer/donate (will take the place of SignUpGenius)
  • Process payments (replaces SchoolPay)
  • School calendar

You will be able to receive emails or texts for all school/grade level and classroom information. ParentSquare is already active for Chaparral! Download it today in the App store: 

iPhone – Apple Store 

Android – Google Play Store

Register with your phone number, and see more instructions here.

PFC Volunteer Opportunities

PFC Volunteer Opportunities

The PFC is busy planning for next year (whatever that may look like). We will still need to plan fundraisers and hope to have as many community events as possible. We will continue to fund all our important programs such as ART, MUSIC, P.E., and Instructional Aides, programs and other staff.

We need help to give our school community and children as much continuity as possible. Please join PFC Leadership!

Please click here to download a Volunteer Info Packet & Application. If you are interested in any positions, please fill out the application and submit to chaparralpfc@gmail.com.

Positions Still Available Include:
• Online Auction Co-Chair
• Community Outreach Co-Chair
• Lost & Found Donation Coordinator

There are many other committees that need additional volunteers. Click here to see our full list of positions.

If you are interested or have any questions about these positions, please do not hesitate to contact us. It truly “takes a village” and I look forward to working with you as we continue to support Chaparral and our students.

BOX TOPS / AMECI PIZZA COLLECTION – Help us earn easy money for Chaparral!

Box Tops
BOX TOPS

  • BUY – Choose from hundreds of brand-name products in grocery, discount and club stores. See a complete list of participating products here: btfe.com/products.
  • CLIP or SCAN – Download the new Box Tops mobile app and scan your receipts, OR clip Box Tops from each package and send them to school.
  • EARN – Chaparral will receive 10¢ for every Box Top!
  • WIN! Turn in box tops labeled with your child’s name & teacher to enter class contest. All of the Box Tops collected will be added to an ongoing tally for each class AND family throughout the school year! Who will be the BIG winner?! 

Clip the Old, Scan the New
Get the Box Tops App! No more clipping. No more sending Box Tops to school. All you need is your phone! Download the ALL-NEW Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then scan your store receipts to find participating products. Download the app here!


AMECI PIZZA

Every one of Ameci’s pizza boxes is stamped with a green “Ameci Cares About Our Schools” stamp. Each stamp is worth 50¢! CLIP and SAVE these stamps from your Ameci pizza boxe(es) and turn them in to the PFC office or your classroom.

Ralphs Rewards Card Program & Raffle

Ralphs Rewards Card Program & Raffle

Link your Ralphs Rewards Club Card to Chaparral PFC. Ralphs will donate a certain percentage of your total purchases back to Chaparral when you use the Rewards Club Card that is linked to our school. That’s free money for our school at no cost to you! Last year 114 households linked their Ralphs card to Chaparral PFC and helped raise over $4,000! Information about how to register and link your card is listed here.

* If you linked your card to our school last year in September 2018, then your enrollment has rolled over and you do not have to re-register again this year! You can always log in to your account to ensure you are still linked to Chaparral.

Applications Accepted for Lunch Program

Are you aware that your family may qualify for the National School Lunch Program? USDA requires all families interested in participating in the meal program to file an application with the Department of Child Nutrition.

Factors considered in the application process are the household size and total household income. The total household income is the income each household member received in the prior month before taxes. The information you give will be used to determine or prove your child’s eligibility for free or reduced-price meals. This information may also be used for other state or federally funded school benefits such as Title I funds.

It is important that your student receives the benefits they are entitled to. You may not even realize your child may be eligible. Please note that this application and status are completely confidential. Applications must be resubmitted annually. This year the process has been made easier through an online link: https://paypams.com/OnlineApp.aspx