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enrollment and transfer information

8th Grade Project Inspire Field Trip

7th Grade Field Trip to Suisun Marsh

Parent Student Handbook

Here is a link to the New Vaca Peña Middle School Parent Student Handbook. This book is filled with resources to help you navigate your way through middle school.

Student Planner - Updated Jan 2017.pdf


Vaca Peña Dress Code

The Student “Dress Code” is designed to encourage students to dress for the purpose of learning. Clothing should be neat, clean, free from tatters and tears, and fit properly, while following the ...more


Earn your CLAWS!


Compassion Support, help or comfort others in need

Leadership:    Thoughtful consideration of people, places and property

Adaptability:   Perseverance, grit, and the will to succeed in and out of the


Wisdom:         Personal accountability in behavior, words and intentions

Safety:            Freedom to enjoy physical and emotional health



►Each month we will have a drawing for your golden claws tickets. 

Our Mission

The Mission of Vaca Peña Middle School, a collaborative community where everyone is valued, is to prepare and inspire all students to be active learners and productive citizens through a challenging, comprehensive curriculum that integrates social and character development in a safe, respectful and healthy environment. 

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 Join us in the library every  Monday through Thursday from 2:35-3:20 and Wednesdays from 1:40-2:35 p.m. We would love to work with you to improve your understanding of Math concepts. You can complete homework, study for quizzes and tests, or practice math topics.

We are here to help!!


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Todos los lunes, martes, y juevas al terminar la escuela, de 2:35 – 3:20 p.m y miércoles de 1:40-2:35.  Queremos trabajar contigo y ayudarte a entender conceptos matemáticos.  Podrás terminar tarea, estudiar para un examen, o practicar conceptos que aún no dominas.

¡Estamos para ayudarte!



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Check out VUSD's Community Bulletin Board featuring sports, events, activities and more for kids and families.


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Preventing suicide takes an entire community. All VUSD families are invited to hear award winning author Kevin Hines present on the important topic of suicide awareness and prevention. Kevin is a motivational speaker, mental health advocate and an attempted suicide survivor who is known for his passionate support of mental health causes and prevention. This presentation is FREE, and all VUSD families are invited to attend.

The presentation will be held:

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Catwalk Theater at Will C Wood High,
998 Marshall Road, Vacaville

6:30-7:30 PM

More information about Kevin Hines at


Loop the Lagoon fundraiser April 28th
The 15th Annual Loop the Lagoon fundraiser for Vacaville schools is right around the corner. This fun-filled community event features kids races, running/ walking events and a fair. 50% of every entry fee goes directly back to your school. Help raise money for your school and have a great time doing it! Register to participate or volunteer here.


8th Grade: WCW Choir Auditions


Vaca Pena Text-A-Tip Line

(707) 409-0608


For anonymous tips that are non-emergencies.


School Events

Today: 3/20/18

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Super Saturday

Super Saturdays are Back!!!

Enrichment Courses, Field Trips, & More...

Mark your calendars.

Super Saturday Dates
September 16, 2017
October 21, 2017
November 4, 2017
December 9, 2017
January 27, 2018
February TBA
March 10, 2018
April 14, 2018
May 19, 2018