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NVUSD Parent e-News: November 2019
Family News
November 7, 2019


New Student Enrollment for Fall 2020
Open Enrollment 


Registration for incoming kindergartners is now underway. All students must be registered at their home school—also called “school of residence.” Go to the school office to register your student.
You can apply to attend a different school — NVUSD offers a number of specialized programs at different schools, and we encourage you to choose the best fit for your child. If you wish to apply for enrollment in a school that is not your home school (called "Open Enrollment"), you will be able to do so AFTER you register. More info:



Open Enrollment for Fall 2020 is October 28 - November 29, 2019.
New student? Register first at your home school
Tour now! Check school websites for tour dates and schedules.
Decide now! Review school websites for program information.
Open Enroll! Apply online between Oct 28 and Nov 29, 2019
Information and assistance:
Family Holiday Assistance Program
   Eat at Gotts and Support Education        

Saturday, Nov. 9
1:00 PM - 6 PM

The Salvation Army 590 Franklin St, Napa
The Holiday Assistance Program serves families in Napa County with children ages 12 or under.

Bilingual flyer


Gotts Roadside
644 First St., Napa
Wednesday, Nov. 20
No need to bring flyer -- 20% of ALL sales will be donated to the Napa Valley Education Foundation, whose mission is providing critical programs to help students perform their best, and graduate college and career ready:
Aeries Parent Portal News

November and December Lunch Menus 
More parents will receive access to the Aeries Parent Portal. There are many parents who never received the initial email with their Aeries Parent Portal login information, meaning their account stayed inactive. To remedy this problem, and give those parents access to the portal, it is necessary for NVUSD to delete the inactive account and create a new one. Affected parents will receive an alert from Aeries notifying them of the deleted account, as well as a second alert providing them with login information to their newly created account. The only action required by these parents is to activate their portal account using the new login information. Questions? Please contact your school office.

Aeries Mobile App. The Aeries Mobile Portal honors the same Aeries security and portal options that provide the information available to the parents and students when they access the Student Portal on a browser.
The Aeries Mobile Portal App is available for both iOS and Android phones. More information

What's for lunch in November and December? Find the current menus here.


Free Workshop for Community
Wide Healing and Resiliency-Building
Nov. 21, 2019 at Lincoln Theater
Opportunities for students and adults for healing, not only from major trauma but also from stress, anxiety and depression.
Afternoon program - FREE (noon - 4 pm) Registration
Evening program - free for students, sliding scale for adults ($10 - to free*) (7 pm - 9 pm) Registration
*NOTE: Free tickets for adults
  • Free tickets are limited in number so please observe the honor system.
  • Tickets are free online for Spanish speakers needing headset translation.  
  • Those with limited funds, please text 707-480-7436 to receive a free ticket.
  • Educators may also receive free tickets in the evening since many cannot leave their classrooms to attend the day program. Please text 707-480-7436 to receive a free ticket.
Thanksgiving Break is Nov. 25-29 
NVUSD is Hiring!
NVUSD's Thanksgiving Break means no school November 25-29. School resumes on Monday, December 2. It's important for students to be in school -- please don't take extra days off on either end of the break.
NVUSD wishes a Happy Thanksgiving to all of our families!
Fall and winter break opportunities for students
View the student calendar

Teachers, coaches, and more classified positions as well! Visit NVUSD Edjoin to see all available positions.
Substitute Car Drivers Needed
News from NV Adult Ed
Drivers are needed to transport students by car to and from school. Drivers are assigned to special routes that are not included on our regular bus routes.

Read the newsletter to learn about the variety of classes Adult Ed offers for parents and NVUSD staff. 

Adult Ed is always enrolling!