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8th grade program planning for 9th grade at CVHS for 2021/2022

9th grade program planning for 2021-2022 -CVHS Special Programs Presentation and Course Selection Form for current 8th grade students.
Attention 8th Grade Students and Families!  

CVHS Counselors will be presenting program planning for 9th grade during the month of January.
Please see the information below and click the appropriate links to view the videos and access the Course Selection Form. 

By Jan. 29th:

All 8th grade students will need to view these video presentations.   ELA classes will assign viewing and completion of the following steps as asynchronous work:

#1.  View the video that covers Pathways options & Electives offered:  CVHS Special Programs Presentation 

#2.  View the video that covers the Course Selection process: Rising 9th Grade Presentation.

#3.  Complete the course request form here and submit it by Friday, January 29th, 2021.

#4 Students are also required to submit course requests in Aeries by January 29th, 2021. Students need to log in their student Aeries account at: 

Students will need to click on “change student” and select their name as “pre-enrolled” for next school year (this may appear different depending on update your student has). It may instead have their name in a box, if so, please click on their name and then select their name with the term "Pre-Enrolled Castro Valley High School" or "Castro Valley High School-Grade 8" and then the student can enter their course selections for the 2021-2022 school year by going to the Classes Tab at the top or on the left menu (depending on their layout) and selecting Course Entry.


Did you miss the Virtual 8th grade Parent Night at CVHS held on Thursday, 1/21?
You can catch up by checking News and Announcements on the CVHS website or at the link below:
If you have any questions, please contact your 8th grade counselor, Mrs. Lau at