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Today: 7/24/16

New Design for Our Vena T-Shirt

Vena Tigers, don't forget to order your new Spirit T-Shirt! Thank you, Mr. Dan Gonzales, for your super cool tiger drawing!smaller tshirt tiger.jpg

Updated July 20, 2016

Free Lunch at Vena from June 27 to July 22

Lunch will be served from 10:30 to 11:30.


Click here to get the menu.

Vena Is a Distinguished School!

Vena Avenue Elementary & Gifted/High-Ability Magnet has been named a California Distinguished School by the California Department of Education. Only 5% of California schools are awarded this year following a selection process. This award identifies and honors schools that have demonstrated educational excellence for all students and progress in narrowing the achievement gap. Every student at Vena has access to high-quality educational experiences. Our school administration, staff, and families work together to make sure that each child is "prepared for success."  Roar out with pride, Vena Tigers!

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LAUSD Non-Discrimination Statement

The Los Angeles Unified School District is committed to providing a working and learning environment free from discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying.  For more information regarding nondiscrimination, click here.


Vena Avenue Elementary is conveniently located near the 5 and 170 Freeways.

9377 Vena Avenue

Arleta, CA 91331

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Important Dates

Please click on "more" at the bottom of this box for more Vena Events.

•8/11(Thu): Magnet Orientation @5:30 PM

•8/15 (Mon): Pupil-Free Day

•8/16 (Thu): First Day of Instruction

•9/2 (Fri): Admissions ...more



Vena Gifted Magnet's new magnet coordinator and intervention specialist is Ms. Rocio Saldana. She is excited about being part of our team, and is ready to help our school become even better.


Congratulations to Ms. Debuque for being named an LAUSD Teacher of the Year! She is one of 22 teachers in the district who have been honored for their "dedication, passion, and innovation." Ms. Debuque with Ms. Mary Campbell, our instructional supervisor