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Welcome to Valhalla Elementary!


 Marji Calbeck, Principal 


Click here to read the this month's newsletter from the Principal 
Click here for Notes from the Office

50th Anniversary Celebration & Welcome Back Dinner Dance

Join us for Valhalla Elementary School's 50th Anniversary Celebration!!

Friday, September 28th, 2018

5:00 PM Ceremony with Music, Staff, Alumni Inductions and more!

6:00 PM Welcome Back Dinner

Quesadilla Plate $8

Two Taco Plate $10

7:00 PM School Dance

Dance Only $5

(free to adults and children under five)


Click here to access the form to turn in by Wednesday, September 26th 


Free & Reduced Lunch Meal Applications by September 27th

Parents, please remember new meal applications must be submitted for the 2018-2019 school year to receive lunch and breakfast for free or at a reduced price. The meals being served are healthy and nutritious that supports your student towards academic achievement. If you have any questions or need help please call Food & Nutrition Services at (925) 682-8000 extension 4124. You may also submit meal applications online at the MDUSD Food & Nutrition Services webpage at https://www.mdusd.org/foodservices. Thank you

important information to know before the beginning of school year


2018-2019 Academic Calendar

Thursday, August 16, 2018
First Day of School

Monday, September 3
Labor Day, NO SCHOOL

Monday, November 12
Veterans Day, NO SCHOOL

November 19 - 23
Thanksgiving Recess, NO SCHOOL

December 24 - January 7, 2019
Winter Recess, NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, January 8
School Resumes

Monday, January 21
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, NO SCHOOL

Monday, February 4
Teacher In-Service Day, NO SCHOOL

February 15 - February 18
School Recess/Presidents' Day, NO SCHOOL

Monday, March 11
Teacher In-Service Day, NO SCHOOL

Friday, March 29
Cesar Chavez Day, NO SCHOOL

April 1 - 5
Spring Recess, NO SCHOOL

Monday, May 27
Memorial Day, NO SCHOOL

Thursday, June 5, 2019
Last Day of School


Student Information and Records Disclosure

TO: MDUSD Community

FROM: Dr. Nellie Meyer, Superintendent


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Useful Links

Kindergarten Registration information for the 2018-2019 school year. Mt. Diablo Unified School District Do you need to view School Lunch Menus? see Valhalla's attendance area? see our Test Scores? The District Web Site has this information and more. Visit the Parent Portal to find out the latest topics of interest to you.

Visit the MDUSD Superintendent's webpage for messages contains information about what's happening in our school district.  There's also a link to sign up for the Mailing List and have Messages e-mailed to you.
Link to MDUSD's Common Core State Standards (Recently adapted standards) Web page
California Department of Education Web Site to view information about standards and test scores.

Calendar of Events


Mon., Sept. 3

Labor Day, NO SCHOOL

Tues., Sept. 4

Canned Food Drive Begins

Thurs., Sept. 6

Valhalla Mamas Wine, Wit & Wisdom 6:00-9:00 PM

Thurs., Sept. 13

Round Table Pizza Dine Out FUNdraiser

Tues., Sept. 18

Make up Picture Day, Library Annex

Sat., Sept. 22

Pleasant Hill Community Service Day

Thurs., Sept. 27

Viking Fun Run

BJ's Dine Out FUNdraiser 11am-10pm

Fri., Sept. 28

50th Celebration 5:00 PM

Fall Dinner and Dance, 6:00-8:00 PM

Reporting Absences

You may report your child's absences as follows: 

*By calling 925-687-1700, between 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
*By writing a note 
*By e-mail 
Please report your child's name, grade and teacher, date of absence, the reason for the absence and your name and relationship to the child. 
District policy states that absences must be cleared within 72 hours after student returns to school. If no notification is received, the absence will be considered a truancy. 

School Schedule

Regular Day Schedule

Early Slip: 8:10 a.m. - 12 noon 
Late Slip: 9:55 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Grades 1-5
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 8:08 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Wednesdays: 8:08 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Please remember that all visitors must check in at the school office between the hours of 8:20 a.m.-2:35 p.m. A "visitor" badge must be worn at all times. 

MDUSD Food Services


Cafeteria Menus:  LINK

Online lunch payments can be made here:  Link

General Food Services Website: Link 

Contact Cafeteria at (925) 682-8000, ext. 86409.

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