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PACE Newsletter
November 2018 to January 2019

It’s hard to believe we are already moving through the fall and into our holiday activities at CVCS. We have some exciting opportunities to jump in and get involved with our school. Below is a short description of exciting events coming up in November and December. Please click on the links below to view the volunteer opportunities.

  • Grab a Bite Night at Luna Grill in Laguna Niguel: November 7 Please join the families of CVCS to give back to our school while enjoying a meal with your family. 

  • Thanksgiving Teacher Grams: November 7 We will be giving students and parents the opportunity to send their teacher a teacher gram the week of Thanksgiving in order to express how THANKFUL we are for our wonderful teachers at CVCS. We will need parent help to sell the grams and deliver them!

  • Student Thanksgiving Feast: November 16 CVCS will celebrate Thanksgiving with a feast for all students JK-12.

  • Ladies Luncheon November 30 at 11:00 a.m. Join us at the Plaza Magdalena in San Juan Capistrano for food and fellowship with the wonderful ladies of CVCS. Our speaker this year will be Donna Jones. Tickets will be $50 and will be available soon! 

  • Grab a Bite Night at Selma’s in San Juan Capistrano: December 5 Please join the families of CVCS to give back to our school while enjoying a meal with your family.

  • Elementary Christmas Boutique: December 11 Our PACE team will set up a Christmas “store” for our elementary students to shop for small handmade gifts for their family members. The gifts are made by the students in their classrooms during the weeks leading up to the Boutique! It is a magical day!

  • CVCS Teachers & Staff Christmas Party: December 7 Our PACE team will be hosting a Christmas party for our wonderful teachers and staff.

  • Elementary Christmas Service Project December 20 Our elementary students will pack 15,000 meals with the organization Kids Around the World. This is a great Christmas event for our students to “give back.”


In addition, here are some ongoing opportunities to be involved weekly at CVCS

  • Eagles Kitchen Helping Hands: Chef Baird has requested parents volunteers to aid during the lunch rush each day. Click on the link below to sign-up and you will be contacted by the kitchen with more details.

  • Moms in Prayer: Tuesdays in Room 228

 A weekly gathering of CVCS women who pray for our school, faculty, students and families. 

7:45 am - 8:15 am Coffee and Fellowship 

8:15 am - 9:15 am Time of prayer. For more information contact Heather Arrigotti or Christine Russell

Please email with any prayer requests or concerns so that they can be prayed over each week.



Teacher & Staff Birthdays in November/December/January




Lori Radcliffe - 11/4

Stephanie Mcdowell - 11/4

Francisco Pinto - 11/9 

Kristin Lossau - 11/16

Carol Thompson - 11/20

Denise Prouty - 11/23

Dannell Moyer - 11/24

Leonel Medina - 11/24

Karlee Haas - 11/24

Veronica Sanchez - 11/27

Cathy Waller - 12/3

Lindsay Esquerra - 12/6

Jeff Coleman - 12/10

Miranda Baird - 12/16

Ana Pinto - 12/21

Samantha Crandall - 12/25

Denise Dallape - 12/28

Florice Curammeng - 1/4 

Stephanie Junco - 1/5

Tessa Samuelsen - 1/8

Chris Rutz - 1/15 


Feel free to contact with any questions. Your volunteering is key to the success of the events. Please prayerfully consider how you can join in the fun. All participation is appreciated and helpful! 




Your PACE Communications Volunteers

Lindsey Foerster & Taylor Merrick