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APRIL 
26-28 Dance Show in Theater      
27     Superintendent Spring Parent Forum 7pm WSC
28    
Spring Rally – on Rally Bell Schedule    
28     College & Career Decision Day!
28     Pull up Challenge at lunch by flagpole

29     Senior Ball  @ SF Belle 6:15 pre board 
 

MAY
1-12  AP Testing- no bells and no announcements
  2    
Dance Tryouts  
  3     Senior Speech Tryouts 3:30pm
  5     PTSA Meeting 10:30-11:45 Conference Rm
  8     Athletic Boosters Meeting 7-9 in 118

11     Site Council Meeting 3:30 WSC 118
11-12 Choir Awards Concert, theater
15    
Senior Week  

20     Spring Concert, Gym
25     Jazz Showcase Concert, Theater

 

LIBRARY SCHEDULE
Closed afterschool on Fridays
5/3, 5/5, 5/9, 5/11, 5/12  library closed all day for AP testing

DUE DATES
4/28  Homework Survey due
4/30  Literary Magazine submissions due

5/5    Senior Awards reported to Counseling
5/5    Youth Police Academy apps due
5/11  Senior Picnic permission slips due  
5/12  PTSA Scholorship apps due

 

 

RALLY:  Friday, April 28th we will be holding our last rally of the school year!  Seniors wear your military, college, career plans and Frosh (gray), Soph (red), Juniors (white) wear your class colors!  Please note we will be on the A/B rally schedule. 

 

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS!  Come to MV to cheer on MV vs De La Salle playing baseball and also lacrosse Friday night.  Men’s LAX game at 7pm with a Tailgate beforehand at 6:30pm at the field.  GO Mustangs!

 

HOMEWORK SURVEY DUE:  We need your opinion by the end of Friday!  SRVUSD is administering a homework survey. The results will be used to identify best practices for homework.  The survey is anonymous, should take 5-10 minutes to complete, and can be completed using any online device. The links will be live until April 28. Thanks again for your help. 

Students    2016-17 Homework Survey for Students-High School

Parents       2016-17 Homework Survey for Parents

Teachers   2016-17 Homework Survey for Teachers

Thanks for your support in implementing the very best practices for healthy teaching and learning by implementing effective homework practices.

 

DANCE SHOW TICKETS:  CLICK HERE  for $10 Dance Show tickets to Get Into The Swing" featuring 111 Mustang Students dancing jazz, modern, Broadway, couples, ballet, small and large groups. The show is April 26th, 27th and 28th at 7:00 PM in the Al Gentile Theater. Tickets may also be available at the door. Please print your receipt and present it at "will call" to receive your tickets on the night of the show.

 

 

Muslim Student Association Meeting this Friday (Room 310) Hello Everyone, 

There will be an MSA meeting this Friday in Room 310. We will be discussing our upcoming fundraiser that will begin after AP Testing. The club is open to everyone and we would love to hear your ideas.  Thanks,MSA Club

 

COURSE CHANGE?  If you are rethinking which classes you requested for next year, please stop by the counseling office during lunch next week to review your signups, to pick up a course change form, and to speak to a counselor.

Monday, May 1st- Current Juniors

Tuesday, May 2nd- Current Sophomores

Wednesday, May 3rd- Current Freshman

Completed course change forms (signed by a parent/guardian) will then be due back to the office by May 10th. This will be the last opportunity to make changes to your schedule for next year!  MV Counseling

 

GARAGE SALE!  We will be selling apparel for a low, low price next week Tuesday 5.2 – Thursday 5.4 at lunch in the amphitheater.  Bring your loose change and stock up!

 

SRVUSD is Hosting Two Special Education Town Halls for Parents  On May 3, 2017, SRVUSD will be hosting two Special Education Town Halls for parents. Please join Assistant Superintendent Toni Taylor and Superintendent Rick Schmitt in this interactive opportunity to hear the vision for Special Education, as well ask questions and share your thoughts and ideas.  Town Halls:   9am @ District Offices and 6 pm at Los Cerros.   

 

 


CLASS OF 2017- SENIOR SECTION!!

REPORT YOUR AWARDS to be included in the Senior Inspirational Ceremony.  Please write down awards and honors you have received and accepted this school year ONLY.  This includes scholarships of the college you will be attending, grants, and any other academic recognition from this school year.  Report to jschikora@srvusd.net  by Friday May 5.

 

SENIOR NOTICE FOR LOST OR OVERDUE BOOKS:  Seniors are receiving notice this week that they need to return past due novels or textbooks.  It is important to get this done before the senior picnic on May 19th.  Delay in paying fine or returning books will possibly hold up your senior check out process and also senior activities.  All books can be returned to the textbook room before 1st period or during brunch. 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER DECISION DAY:  Attention seniors!  This Friday, April 28th we are celebrating College & Career Decision Day!  Come to school wearing and showing off your future plans!  We want to see your military, college, and career future plans.  Join us in the amphitheater in the morning at the check in table and then come on out at lunch.  Look forward to seeing all the amazing futures our class of 17 has in store!  

 

SENIOR BALL:   Senior Ball will be held Saturday, April 29th from 7:00 – 11:00 pm on SF Belle for a tour of the San Francisco Bay.  The boat will be leaving from Pier 3 in San Francisco.  Attendees need to bring your student ID and ticket to Pier 3 by 6:15pm to begin the check in process.  Please plan ahead and be prepared for traffic or any unforeseen circumstances.  

 

2017 PTSA Scholarships:  Due Friday, May 12, 2017
The Monte Vista PTSA values individuals who strive to make a difference outside of their own lives. To recognize such students, the PTSA will award a $1,000 scholarship to each of two graduating students.  CLICK HERE for details.  Completed application packets should be sent to Cathy Haberl at chaberl@srvusd.net , or may be dropped off to the counter in Counseling by Friday, May 12, 2017.  Questions?  Please contact Cathy Haberl at chaberl@srvusd.net or Debbie Miller at laufmiller@gmail.com

 

SENIOR WEEK  May 15-19

Caps and Gowns pick up:  Distribution of Caps/Gowns from Jostens will be May 17th

Senior Breakfast:  May 19 breakfast in the commons from 7:45am – 8:15 (included in the gold card or purchase on the webstore)

Senior Inspirational Awards Ceremony:  Friday, May 19th from 8:15am – 10:00am in our large gym after breakfast.   

Senior Picnic to 6 Flags:  Leaving on bus 10am after Awards Ceremony.  Tickets are $35 and are not included in the gold card so purchase on the webstore by May 10.   Permission slips distributed in all Econ/Gov classes and due to Mrs Watson in Counseling by May 11. 

 


NEWS REWIND

Literary Magazine   Would you like to have your work published, as well as be able to see the work of students from all over the school?  Please submit to the Monte Vista Literary Magazine by the end of this month at mvlitmag17@gmail.com. Feel free to ask any questions.

Clear photographs of art are preferred.

 

1 CLOSET Community Service Opportunity from Wednesday, 4/26 to Friday 5/12.  Collection boxes will be in front of the Counseling Office.  This is an organization that is looking for new teen clothing.  Please help if you can. 

 

 

DANVILLE YOUTH POLICE ACADEMY 6/5-9   Danville-area teens are invited to take part in a program aimed at providing them with the background and information to understand the role of law enforcement and how they can help keep their community safe.  The Youth Police Academy is scheduled for June 5- 9, 2017.  Please fill out and return the Youth Police Academy Application as soon as possible as space is limited!  Application deadline is May 5, 2017.Youth Police Academy Application 

 

SUMMER RED & BLACK SOCCER CAMP for incoming freshmen & sophomores  July 31, Aug 1-2 8am to 11am  For more information or to sign up visit mvmenssoccer.com  

 

Summer of Programming and Game Design  Monte Vista High will be hosting summer camps for students to learn programming and 2 D video game design!  All proceeds received will be designated for

the intended purpose of lab equipment and software.  http://summerofgamedesign.webs.com/

 

SRVUSD High School Remediation Summer School 2017 @ Dougherty Valley High School  Applications are available from the Counseling Office
Session A: June 12 - June 29 8:00 am - 12:40 pm
Session B: June 30 - July 20   8:00 am - 12:40 pm (7/4 no school)

 

TUTORING LABS:  Please note the following times and weekdays for help.  Thanks to the PTSA for funding this important after school tutoring lab help. 

Math:         All levels
Tuesdays   3:20 – 4:20 Room 523
Thursdays  3:20 – 4:20 Room 523

Science:
Tuesdays            3:30 – 4:30 Room 903 Biology
Tuesdays            3:30 – 4:30 Room 904 Chemistry
Wednesdays       3:30 – 4:30 Room 906 Physics

English:    Bring assignment
Mondays             3:15 – 4:15 Room 226
Tuesdays            3:15 – 4:15 Room 221
Wednesdays       3:15 – 4:15 Room 404
Thursdays           3:15 – 4:15 Video Production Room

Spanish:   All levels
Mondays             3:15 – 4:15 Room 408


PARENTS ON CAMPUS

Are you looking for a way to support your MV Student?  Here is a list of some suggestions for parents to be engaged on the MV Campus

Dads on Campus:
Speaker series with discussion as more than 50 Dads meet as scheduled.  Series topics are selected to support Dads and their teenage students.  Next meeting is March in Library.  Coordinator is Ryan Meineke ryanmeineke@yahool.com  

Parent Teacher Student Association – 5/5 10:30am Conference Rm
Parents meet routinely to support MV campus, staff and activities.  Volunteers coordinate programs such as Parent Education, Every 15 Minutes and After School Tutoring.  President is Bridget Pelley  mbpelley@live.com

School Site Council- 5/11 3:30pm WSC 118
Elected participation by Parents, Teachers, Student and Staff help direct funding to MV programs.  The current board positions are filled.  Coordinator is Kristine Sexton. 

Coffee with Kevin- 5/17  8:30am WSC 118
Monthly coffee scheduled 8:30am in 118 including presentations by students, faculty departments and time for Q&A with Administration. Summer reading will be discussed in this meeting. No RSVP needed.

Academic Boosters- 5/17 10am WSC 118    
Fundraising for classroom teachers keeps our class sizes lower and offers more choices to our students.  This group meets monthly to direct funds and plan fundraisers.  Next meeting is February 8 @7pm, Library

Athletic Boosters- 5/8 7PM WSC 118
Fundraising for all Mustang Sports Teams to pay for additional services, support for our teams.  President is Mike Aha

12th Man
Fundraising for Mustang Football. 

Students of Excellence- 5/23 WSC Jumbotron  
In May is the 2nd Semester Students of Excellence. Teachers each nominate a student for the intangible efforts. The nominated student is hard-working, has a positive attitude, and adds a special element to the classroom.  Nominations are submitted in April and then Parents/Students are notified. 

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