Survey Participation Winners Announced!

12/15/2017

Congratulations to VIDA Middle School and Alamosa Park Elementary! These two schools are the winners of our fall 2017 survey participation contest, having the highest percentage of responses as measured by school enrollment.  On the...

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Central Kitchen Tour Recap

12/12/2017

The process, place and people involved in feeding over 20,000 meals to Vista Unified students every day may well be one of the district’s best-kept secrets. That’s not by design, however, and so in an...

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Menu Changes: December 11, 2017

12/11/2017

Menu Changes: WaveCrest Cafe will have some menu changes Monday, Dec. 11th due to the school closures on Friday.  We will be back to our regularly scheduled menus on Tuesday, Dec. 12th.  Thank you for...

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Welcome Sage Mountain Farm!

12/05/2017

When Phil Nobel moved from City Heights to a farm in Hemet back in 2004, he never expected he’d actually become a farmer professionally. “I worked for the property damage department of an insurance company,”...

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Green Thumbs Abound At Vista Unified School Gardens

11/27/2017

School gardens are a growing trend across the country, and San Diego County is a leader in that effort. Vista Unified alone has 14 gardens across its schools, and two of those recently celebrated robust...

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SDSU Women’s Basketball Team Visits VUSD Schools

11/03/2017

On October 11th and October 17th, members of the San Diego State University Women's Basketball team made visits to VIDA and Olive Elementary, respectively. Aztec players spoke with students about the importance of good nutritional...

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#CA Thursdays At Hannalei! 10-12-17

10/13/2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017: Today we got to visit Hannalei Elementary to celebrate #CaliforniaThursdays, and we had a blast! First off we visited three classrooms, and have to send our biggest thanks to Mr. Gorgueiro,...

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Olive Elementary Produce: Classroom To Table

10/11/2017

UPDATE: October 12, 2017 The team at Olive sent in a picture of the produce that they grew in class and served at lunch today. Students were able to grow 1.07 lbs. of fresh greens...

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How Much Fruit Should I Eat?

10/03/2017

It's tough to think of a snack that's healthier than fresh fruit. And because fruits have so many different flavors, from sweet to tart, there's bound to be a fruit that's the perfect fit for...

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Farmers Markets At All VUSD Elementary Schools!

09/26/2017

Farmers Markets are coming to every elementary school in Vista Unified during the 2017-18 school year! The past several years have seen schools in a rotation to host the event every three years, cycling through...

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