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Daily Bulletin 5 1 17

1-12  AP Testing- no bells and no announcements
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
Senior Week  

17     Coffee with Kevin 8:30am WSC 118   
17     Academic Boosters Mtg 10am WSC 118
Drama Production  
19     Senior Breakfast 7:30am Commons
             Senior Inspirational Ceremony 8:45 Gym
             Senior Picnic @ 6Flags 10-5
20     Spring Band Concert, Gym  
23     Stu of Excellence Reception  -3:30pm
25     Jazz Showcase Concert, Theater
26     A Period Final with late start for 1-6 Periods

29     Memorial Day- No School    
30     Spring Finals 1-2 Minimum Day    
31     Spring Finals 3-4 Minimum Day    
6/1    Spring Finals 5-6 Minimum Day


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


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


WIFF:  Juniors and seniors, are you interested in playing Powder Puff this year, otherwise known as WIFF – Women’s Intramural Flag Football???  Then come to your grade level informational meeting next week to get your packet!  Juniors will meet next Thursday 5/4 at Lunch in the Small Gym and Seniors will meet next Friday 5/5 at lunch in the Small Gym.  See you there!


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 Tuesday 5.2 – Thursday 5.4 at lunch in the amphitheater.  Bring your loose change and stock up!


COFFEE WITH KEVIN:  May 17th 8:30am Don’t miss our last coffee of the year!  This new activity has educated us on so many aspects of our school, shown us student involvement, and allowed us a forum for discussion on issues relevant to parents of high school students.  Suggested summer reading:  How to Raise an Adult available at Rakestraw Books in Danville. 





REPORT YOUR AWARDS   Due Friday, May 5 o 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:  Due May 19 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. 


SENIOR BALL:  April 29  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. 



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

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


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.

Posted by: Jodi McFarland Published:5/1/17
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