Please join us in sending so much love to our Administrative Assistants! Brenda and Colleen keep our school offices organized and our sites running efficiently for staff, students, and families. Korina and Ruby work around the clock to make sure our District is in compliance and keeping up with operations. THANK YOU, Ladies, for your dedication and commitment to LVUSD and all our people!
about 16 hours ago, Sierra Lahera
Admin Asst Day
Dear Parents, There was an issue for some of you to respond to the Consent Form for the Healthy Kids Survey. That has been corrected. If you had an issue, please try again. Sorry for the confusion and thank you.
15 days ago, Sierra Lahera
updated consent
Dear Families, Please see attached letter with information about the upcoming series of surveys from Leggett Valley Unified. Your participation in the surveys is super important so we can hear from you about how we can continue to improve.
16 days ago, Sierra Lahera
Cute Survey
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Assembly Bill (AB) 1200 requires local education agencies to publicly disclose the provisions of all collective bargaining agreements before entering into a written agreement. Government Code (G.C.) Section 3547.5 states: “Before a public employer enters into a written agreement with an exclusive representative covering matters within the scope of representation, the major provisions of the agreement, including, but not limited to, the costs that would be incurred by the public school employer under the agreement for the current and subsequent fiscal years, shall be disclosed at a public meeting of the public school employer . . .” The intention is to ensure that the public is aware of the known costs associated with a proposed collective bargaining agreement before it becomes binding on the district. Explanation The July 1, 2023-June 30, 2026 collective bargaining agreement between Leggett Valley Unified School District and California School Employees Association (CSEA), Dolores Huerta Chapter #217 has been approved by CSEA. Changes in the contract include: Salary schedule Evaluation form Recommendation It is recommended that the board ratify the July 1, 2024-June 30, 2028 collective bargaining agreement between Leggett Valley Unified School District and California School Employees Association (CSEA) Dolores Huerta Chapter #217. DATE: Tuesday, March 26, 2024 TIME: 2:00 P.M. LOCATION: Leggett Valley School 1 School Way Leggett, Ca 95585
about 1 month ago, Korina Sotelo
Each and every student, every single staff person, all parents, and our whole community makes Leggett Valley Unified complete. We are fortunate to be a collection of our unique and different experiences, backgrounds, cultures, and identities. Let us celebrate each other!
about 2 months ago, Sierra Lahera
Are you or someone you know stressed, worried, or depressed? Life can be challenging but you are not alone. It is ok to not be ok. Prioritizing our wellness is important. Here is a resource - visit
3 months ago, Sierra Lahera
Dear Families and Community Members, There has been an increase in unsafe driving around campus. For the safety of students and staff, please SLOW DOWN around campus. Thank you for your help in spreading the word around the community so we can ensure a safe learning environment.
3 months ago, Sierra Lahera
5 mph
We hope you are having a Happy New Year! We returned to school after the holiday with a renewed sense of service to our students and our community. Thank you for your partnership in growing hearts and minds in Leggett Valley Unified School District.
3 months ago, Sierra Lahera
MLK character education
We are updating our Emergency Operations Plan and want your help. The purpose is to prioritize and identify possible threats and hazards we may face. Please complete the survey in its entirety by clicking on the link below. The survey consists of four categories to be rated: • Probability (how likely you think it is that this will occur) • Magnitude (how bad you think it is going to be) • Warning (how far in advance might you know it is going to occur) • Duration (how long do you think the event will last – when ongoing damage or threat stops) Please complete the survey by Friday, October 27.
6 months ago, Sierra Lahera
Safety First
We are looking forward to seeing parents at our Back to School Afternoon on Wednesday, 8/30. Meetings will begin at 3:20. Please join us!
8 months ago, Julia George I Whale Gulch School
We are looking forward to seeing our students back on campus this Monday, August 21. School begins at 8:30.
8 months ago, Julia George I Whale Gulch School
 Wall Mural of Whales
May 1: May Day in the Meadow! Share this community tradition!
12 months ago, Julia George
Spirit Week next week! Monday, 5/1: Picnic Day (get ready for May Day in the meadow) Tuesday, 5/2: Anything except a Backpack Day (be creative about how you carry your things to school) Wednesday, 5/3: Nerd Day (it's great to be smart--show off your bookishness) Thursday, 5/4: Dress as a Celebrity Day (dress like someone admirable)
12 months ago, Julia George
High School field trip to Manzanar and Death Valley this week! From Saturday to Thursday, we were on the road--Tahoe, Virginia River, Mono Lake, Manzanar, Furnace Creek, Golden Canyon, Ubehebe Crater, Bad Water, Ridgecrest, Fry breakfast, and the pool at Flamingo Resort in Santa Rosa! We know how to adventure! Love the Whale Gulch spirit 🐋!
12 months ago, Julia George
Virginia Settlement
“Star Wars” canyon
Picture for parents
Devil’s golf course
Da dunes!
Refreshing last night
Junior High had an amazing trip to SF last week! So much to learn--science and history museums. So much to laugh about--Clue! at the SF Playhouse. So much to experience--BART and MUNI!
12 months ago, Julia George
Keeping track of kids!
Walking SF!
We had our first "snow day" make-up today! Thank you to our Whale Gulch families for continuing to prioritize your children's education! ❤️🐋❤️
about 1 year ago, Julia George
photo credit: Christina Arredondo
All Leggett Valley and Whale Gulch Unified School District schools will be closed tomorrow. Please stay safe.
about 1 year ago, Korina Sotelo
Good Morning, this is Dr. Ritchley your Superintendent of Schools. Due to student and staff safety concerns from the heat all week, we will be ending school at 1:00 P.M. today. Buses will leave Whale Gulch School at 1:00 P.M. and follow the normal bus route. Have a wonderful weekend!
over 1 year ago, Jeffrey Ritchley
COVID tests are available at all sites.
over 1 year ago, Jeffrey Ritchley
Bus service is back at WGS!
over 1 year ago, Jeffrey Ritchley