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The mission of Orchard Elementary School is to create a safe and supportive environment that emphasizes self-esteem and the mastery of academic and life skills to help students become life-long learners.  Goals include cultivating each child’s intellectual capabilities, their awareness of moral, cultural and human values, as well as multicultural differences and being environmentally responsible.  It is a strongly held belief by the Orchard School community that teaching and learning are the responsibilities of students, staff, and parents working collaboratively.


Flyers from nonprofit groups that provide services, programs, and activities which benefit VUSD students and parents are posted on the Community Bulletin Board.  You can view a list of posted flyers by clicking the Bulletin Board List at... Continue
Posted by: Donna Suchoski
Published: 4/18/14

Eat at Cultive in April
Cultive Frozen Yogurt is holding an Elementary School Competition and selected Orchard as one of the 5 schools to compete in April. What do you have to do? 1) Eat at Cultive (501 Davis Street, Vacaville) 2) Let the cashier know you're with Orc... Continue
Posted by: Jenny White
Published: 4/14/14

Loop the Lagoon Registration
The Loop the Lagoon run is May 10. Register online, select Orchard Elementary, and 50 percent of your registration fee comes back to Orchard!! Go to htt p://www.vpef.org/2014-loop-registration for  details! Continue
Posted by: Jenny White
Published: 4/14/14

NEED 6th Grade Camp Donations
This year it will cost approximately $23,000 to send our 6th Graders to camp and, as of April 11, we were $6,000 shy of that total. PLEASE get those camp donations in (checks should be made to Orchard Elementary PTC and given to Linda Barry i... Continue
Posted by: Jenny White
Published: 4/14/14

OwlWear Design Contest
This year the Orchard PTC is inviting ALL ORCHARD STUDENTS to enter a t-shirt design contest, whereby the winning design will be featured on next years Orchard OwlWear.   Flyers were sent home in the April PTC packets and can be found in the ... Continue
Posted by: Jenny White
Published: 4/14/14

A Look Ahead in April
April 29 is Dine n Donate at Burger City; April 30 is deadline for OwlWear Art Contest; April 30 is Deadline for Hooo Gift Cards Referral Program. Continue
Posted by: Jenny White
Published: 4/14/14

2013-2014 Schedule

Attendance at school is important for learning.

Please be on time every day. You may call 453-6255 to report an absence.

Office Hours 7:45-4:15

AM Kindergarten: 8:30 a.m. to 11:50 p.m. every day 

Grade 1-3:  8:30 a.m. to 2:35 p.m./minimum days 8:30 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.

Grade 4-6: 8:30 a.m. to 2:40 p.m./minimum days 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Grade 1-6 Wednesdays: 8:30 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.

For details see the Bell Schedules page to be updated on 8/13/12)


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