Principal's Message

Portrait of Lisa Ogan, Principal, Cerro Villa Middle School

Welcome to Cerro Villa, home of the Vikings!

I am excited to get my seventh year here at Cerro Villa started with many exciting opportunities for all our Viking students.

Our fantastic staff is committed to providing a dynamic, safe, and supportive learning environment, preparing students with the highest quality education, and assisting them in realizing their full potential.  

Cerro Villa Middle School has a proud tradition of excellence, earning the following recognition:

  • Gold Ribbon School in May - (2015)
  • California Distinguished School - (2013-17)
  • Honor Roll School - (2016)
  • WASC Accredited (grades 7-8) - (2017-2024)
  • California/National Schools to Watch Model middle school - (2018-2021)

We pledge to provide a variety of academic and extra-curricular opportunities that support student success in high school and beyond.

Parents, you are key partners of our CV community.  Our Parent Faculty Student Organization (PFSO), School Site Council and ELAC are great places to provide input and become involved in your student's growth at Cerro Villa.

At CVMS, our top priority is that our students receive a rigorous, challenging educational experience that is conducive to academic success.  To that end, we are committed to the following ideals:

Picture of CVMotto: Choose Respect, Value Yourself & Others, Make it Safe, Strive for Success

We are excited to share in your middle school journey. We all will set and achieve goals as we strive to do our personal best and celebrate each other's successes.

It’s always a great day to be a Viking!



Mrs. Lisa Ogan