Office of Education
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 1, 2019
For more information:
Dave Schermer, Director of Communications
Ventura County School Closures for Friday, November 1, 2019
Due to safety and air quality concerns from the Maria Fire, the following Ventura County school closures have been announced for Friday, November 1, 2019:
• Briggs School District
• Hueneme Elementary School District
• Mesa Union School District
• Mupu School District
• Ocean View School District
• Oxnard School District (K-8)
• Oxnard Union High School District
• Rio School District
• Santa Clara Elementary School District
• Santa Paula Unified School District
• ACE (Camarillo)
• University Preparation (Camarillo)
In addition, the following schools and classrooms operated by the Ventura County Office of Education (VCOE) will be closed on Friday, November 1:
Dwire School, Gateway Community School, James Foster School, La Mariposa School, Las Colinas Middle School, Phoenix Airport, Phoenix Los Nogales, Pleasant Valley Early Childhood Center, Ritchen Preschool, Sunkist School, Triton Academy and Williams Preschool.
In addition, Boswell School, Penfield School and our classrooms at Balboa Middle School and Ventura High School are closed Thursday for their regularly scheduled Fall Break.
The only Ventura County Office of Education schools that will be open Thursday are ACCESS, Ojai TEAMS, Providence School and Triggs School.
A continually updated list of school closures is available at www.vcoe.org.
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About the Ventura County Office of Education
The Ventura County Office of Education provides a broad array of fiscal, training and technology support services to local school districts, helping to maintain and improve lifelong educational opportunities for children, educators and community members. VCOE also operates schools that serve students with severe disabilities and behavioral issues, provides career education courses, and coordinates countywide academic competitions including Mock Trial and the Ventura County Science Fair. Learn more at: www.vcoe.org.