3261 Vichy Avenue
Napa, CA 94558
7:45 to 3:45
Monday - Friday
Welcome to Vichy Elementary School
Vichy Elementary School is a K-5 California Distinguished School with an enrollment of 400 students. Our school's Academic Performance Index (API) for 2012 is 901 and is in the top 5% of all California schools and one of the highest in all of Napa Valley. Our school is committed to providing the best possible learning environment to meet the needs of all students. Academic excellence is emphasized where a balanced curriculum of skills-based and project-based learning are at the heart of our academic program.
We believe that learning requires hard work, but with meaningful curriculum activities, learning can be lots of fun. Our classroom curriculum integrates the arts and technology and is enriched by educational assemblies, field trips and a comprehensive arts program sponsored by the Vichy Arts Council. Our school includes a Library Media Center and Technology Laboratory where students are introduced to essential research and technology tools and skills. The Vichy curriculum provides many opportunities for project-based activities that make learning meaningful to our students. We believe that our curriculum and teaching strategies are important, and with students, teachers, staff, and parents working together, we can provide a quality educational program for all children. Our mission statement states our dedication and commitment to all Vichy School students:
"Vichy Elementary School is a community where learning and teaching are treasured. Our goal is to inspire students to become passionate, life-long learners who contribute to their communities as creative, ethical leaders. We believe in excellence as a result of teachers, staff and parents collaborating to develop a comprehensive core curriculum to support students in mastering and exceeding grade level standards enriched through the integration of the arts and technology to foster inquiry, and build expertise for the 21st Century. We are committed to providing a safe, respectful, caring environment where students realize their potential in an inspirational, learning community."
Vichy School has a proud tradition of parent participation and providing a family-oriented community school. We believe that education is a partnership between home, school, and community. We invite you to come and visit our school and learn more about us!