In the Spring we will be helping our 8th graders transition to high school! Below outlines a few important dates:

Incoming Viking Freshmen Visitation Day

  • February 21st
    •  This visit provides a glimpse into the life of the Viking family and our programs, clubs and opportunities for students.  More details to follow from each junior high school.

Viking Freshmen Showcase/Course Planning Night

  • February 26th
    • In preparation for 8th grade student transition into high school, parents/guardians and students are invited to attend this informative meeting, which will cover high school course planning and program highlights. You will have an opportunity to meet a member of each academic department and advisors of special programs, including electives, CTE Pathways, Honors, Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, AVID, Student Government, Special Education, Counseling and Athletics.  You will have the opportunity to attend a sequence of breakout sessions of your choice in order to hear more details about specific programs.

PV Counselor Site Visits at Junior High Schools

Counselors will meet with 8th grade students to assist with course selections for their freshman classes on the following dates and locations: 

  • Bidwell Junior High School:
    •  Class Presentations: Mon, Feb 25th
    •  Individual Student Advisement: Mon, Mar 4th and Wed, Mar 6th  
  • Marsh Junior High School:
    •  Class Presentations: Tue, Feb 26th
    •  Individual Student Advisement: Tue, Mar 5th  
  • Chico Junior High School:
    •  Class Presentations: Thur, Feb 28th
    • Individual Student Advisement: Thur, Mar 7th  
  • Chico Country Day School:
    •  Class Presentations: Fri, Mar 1st
    •  Individual Student Advisement: Mon, Mar 11th
  •  Schools outside of CUSD:
    •  Families will need to enroll their student online through the PV website: (under the “Enrollment” tab).  Once the enrollment form is submitted, the counseling office will call you to schedule an appointment with a counselor during the week of March 11th to 15th.

It’s a Great Day to be a Viking!