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Classroom Supply Lists

Starting your back to school shopping? Would you like to support your child's entire classroom? Then check out the teacher supply lists!


1. Click on "Grades"

2. Find your child's grade level.

3. Click on any of the teachers' websites (teachers in each grade level have a uniform list).

4. Find the supply list in the locker section to see what your child's classroom needs.


Thanks for your support!



Upcoming Events

August 14

6th grade Orientation, 4:30-5:30

Ice Cream Social, 5:30-7:00


August 20

Kindergarten "Soft Opening" 8:30-10:30


August 21

First day of school


September 10

Back to School Night

Minimum Day schedule, 12:05 Dismissal

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Venetia Valley Newsletter

Summer 2014

Falcon Communicator - English

Comunicador del Halcón - Español


Mission Statement

Venetia Valley School's Pre K-8 I CAN University mission is to: build a professional student culture; strengthen student and community engagement; and offer a rigorous college, career, and community ...more

Declaración de la Misión

La misión de la Escuela Venetia Valley PreK-8 YoPuedo Universidad es: forjar una cultura de estudiante profesional; fortaleciendo al estudiante y el compromiso de la comunidad; y ofreciendo un ...more

Juan Rodriguez, Principal

Mr. Rodriguez

Juan Rodriguez is proud to be entering his second year as principal of Venetia Valley K-8 School. A veteran administrator of San Rafael City Schools, he is well known in the county for his former ...more

School Tours

If you are interested in learning more about Venetia Valley K-8 and our programs, please call the main office to request a school tour at (415) 492-3150.

For more information about 2014-15 Kindergarten enrollment, please click here.


The first day of school is Thursday, August 21st!


Daily Schedule

Transitional Kinder

  • Monday-Friday & Minimum Days: 8:15-11:45


  • Monday-Friday: 8:15-1:25


  • Monday-Friday: 8:15-2:35
  • Wednesdays: 8:15-1:35        


  • Monday-Friday: 8:15-2:46
  • Wednesdays: 8:15-1:40  

*ON MINIMUM DAYS, Grades 1-8 will be dismissed at 12:05 p.m.




Important Dates:

  • Wednesday, August 20: Kindergarten "Soft Opening" 8:30-10:30
  • Wednesday, Sept. 10: Back to School Night,Minimum Day Schedule





Venetia Valley 2014-15 Uniform Policy (click here)

Ice Cream, S'mores & Community!

Principal's Message

Dear Venetia Valley Families,

Thank you very much for coming out to join us for our annual Ice Cream Social, for communicating important information through required forms, for taking the time to ...more


VV Summer School A Success!
From Principal Rodriguez August 2014 I am proud to report that the  2014 Venetia Valley Summer School Program  served over 60 students this year, helping  to acclimate incoming Kinders to Elementary School expectations to ... Continue
Posted by: Cecilia Perez
Published: 8/17/14

Everybody Needs a Hero
From Principal Rodriguez May 31, 2014 Hello Everyone, I wanted to share some more magic that happened today in support of our mission and helping our students see and sense of a pathway to college. Some years back, I connected with Marin Academy. ... Continue
Posted by: Cecilia Perez
Published: 6/9/14

High Praise from Marin County Superintendent of Schools Mary Jane Burke
May 21, 2014 Good morning Juan and Mari, It's been a week since we visited Venetia Valley and the positive feedback is still coming in. We can't thank you enough for the time you gave to our SchoolsRule guests. We thoroughly enjoyed the vi... Continue
Posted by: Cecilia Perez
Published: 6/9/14

Please Support the Venetia Valley Family Center

The Venetia Valley Family Center is dedicated to helping support the parents and families of the Venetia Valley community to reduce any barriers to student success. The Family Center connects families to local resources – nutrition, housing, medical, dental, or vision care, health insurance access, counseling, tutoring, employment support, clothing, parenting education and leadership programs, English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, childcare, enrichment, extended learning programs, and more. Family Center staff provide advocacy and referrals for individual families, as well as offer a comprehensive family literacy program, including home-visits, parenting classes, literacy workshops, special events, volunteer training, and capacity-building leadership opportunities. The goals of the Venetia Valley Family Center are to empower families to become full partners in the education of their children and to support the long-term goals of children and their families.

Support our Family Center!


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  • Contribute to my community of learners

Juan Rodriguez, Principal

Mari Kernan, Assistant Principal

Cecilia Perez, Biliteracy Coach

Margarett Anne Centrella, Counselor

Maria Bartlett, Office Manager


177 North San Pedro Road
San Rafael, California 94903

415.492.3162 - Attendance
415.492.3160 - Fax


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