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Please come out and join us for a good time in the sun!  We will be working to restore our Valley West Manatee Secret Garden.  We would love to have your participation in helping with a learning project for years to come! 
PLACE:  Valley West Elementary School Garden 
DATE: March 28, 2014 (Saturday)
TIME:   9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
WHAT TO BRING (Only if you have):  Shovels, Rakes, and Gardening Gloves 
** Please call the school (ask for Ms. Rudolph) to sign up to volunteer!



4th Grade Austin Field Trip Itinerary 
Valley West Elementary 
Staff, Parents and Students
Appreciate our
School Board Trustee
Greg Myers 

TEA 2013-14 School Report Card
Valley West Elementary

(Please stop by the front office for a paper copy)
The Kate Bell Basketball League
location of league play has been
changed to Westbury High School
11911 Chimney Rock, Houston, TX 77035

There will be an entry fee of $1/ per person (ages 4 and over)

  Incentive plan
Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS)  VIPS are HISD volunteers. Each year, thousands of parents, students and community partners support HISD students and teachers by volunteering their time. VIPS represent all economic, ethnic and educational backgrounds. They are caring adults or children who tutor students, serve as classroom assistants to teachers, provide enrichment and hands-on experience with computers, work in the library, clinic, office, cafeteria, and provide other support.

How can I become a VIPS? 
All volunteers must register online. All volunteers must pass an annual criminal background check before they can participate as a volunteer.
 Please follow the steps below to become a VIPS:

Step 1:

Register online at

Step 2:

Once you have registered, you must go in person to the school of interest and show proof of identification.

Step 3:

Identification information will go into our database for processing by the Volunteer Coordinator at each campus.

Step 4:

The criminal history background check can take 2-3 weeks to complete.

Step 5:

Once you are CLEARED to volunteer, you are eligible to volunteer throughout HISD.

What type of identification is accepted?

  • Texas Driver’s License
  • Official Passport
  • Texas Identification Card
  • Official U. S. Military ID
  • Driver’s License (issued by any state in the U.S.)
  • Matricula Consular
  • Identification Card (issued by any state in the U.S.)
  • Resident Alien Card

Our students benefit when we all volunteer!



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