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MV Bulletin 12 11

Tuesday, December 12 is Late Start Schedule
The Library is closed after school 12/12 for Students of Excellence. 

 

DATES AT A GLANCE
12/12/2017 Students of Excellence Reception 3:30pm
12/12/2017 Board of Education Meeting
12/18-21     Finals Week – M-Thursday
12/21/2017 End of Semester 1 
12/22/2017 No School Friday- Teacher Workday 
12/25 – 1/7 Winter Break
1/8/18         First Day of Second Semester
1/15/18       No School- Holiday-
1/16/18       No School- Teaching with Heart Staff Development Day DVHS

 

HOLIDAY BAKE: Giggling staff left school Friday with an armload of treats and goodies from the Monte Vista families.  Thanks all for your contribution towards this annual event.  Each person in the staff LOVES the goodie trays and the heartwarming thought. 

 

Students of Excellence 12/12 at 3:30pm  
Congratulations to those nominated!  Teachers nominate students that are hard-working, have a positive attitude, and add a special element to the classroom.  The Reception honoring the students is after school in the Library on Tuesday, December 12 from 3:30 to 4:30pm.    

 

 

Baseball Try Outs – Please see the website for information regarding try outs.  If you plan on trying out, please see Coach Piona in the PE office to complete a sign up form before winter break.

 

TESTING CENTER:  Just a friendly reminder that the Testing Center is on TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS and run alternatively by  Kristine Sexton & Jordan Kither.  We have signs directing students to 207 or 205.  There will be no testing center during Finals Week. 

 

Monte Vista Mountain Biking Club is looking for someone cleared through “Be A Mentor”as a MV volunteer to lead our conditioning class on Wednesdays, 330-430pm on campus, January through May 2018. Please email mvhsmtbike@gmail.com if you are interested.

 

ATTENTION MEN'S VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS  Gym on  12/13 Would you like to represent Monte Vista on the Volleyball court this Spring?  Coach Peter will have an information meeting for all interested and returning players.  Get important info about Tryouts, Practice, Games, Tournaments and Open Gym starting in January!

 

MV CHOIR DONATIONS FOR HOMELESS  Our Advanced Women's class is collecting warm coats and socks to donate to the homeless while we carol in the city.  We would love your gently used (or new) coats and new sock donations!  You may bring all donations to the choir room by Wednesday, December 20.  Thank you for your support!
 

DADS ON CAMPUS:  January 17 @7pm in Theater.  Join MV Dads and learn about talking with your teen student.  Speaker Dr Hal Urban will give you applicable skills and insight.  CLICK HERE for pre sale tickets.  Moms, Dads, Guardians are welcome.  Tickets will be offered to other high schools on 12/14. 

CLUB NEWS

 

MV Clubs:  Students, please email any Club Announcements to your advisor to submit for the bulletin.  Thanks!

 

FRIENDS OF SPECIAL OLYMPICS:  Mandatory meeting Monday, 12/11 in 423.  We will be signing up for Basketball tournament positions.  All interested in participating in that event must attend this meeting. 

 

NEWS REWIND

 

 

FINALS BELL SCHEDULE:  The Bell Schedule is posted on the website under the “About Us” Tab.  CLICK HERE for details.  The Traffix and County bus schedules are adjusted for the finals schedule. 

 

Traffic Reminders for Monte Vista

Please talk with your family about the rules of the road and safe driving around the MV campus.      Thanks and be safe out there Mustangs!  

 

Students- Take your time leaving class and the parking lots.  Pausing for ten minutes may save your life and your bumper. Uturns across the Stone Valley double yellow are illegal and unsafe.

 

Parents- Save time and traffic by picking your student up at 3:45pm after the student has studied for 30 minutes in the library or WSC. 

 

Parents- Drop off/pick up in front of gym to take a legal left turn on Stone Valley at the light.    There is no legal left turn out of the horseshoe during pick up and drop off hours.

 

Pedestrians- Stay in the car until safe to exit to the sidewalk.  There is no drop off in red zone or mid street for your safety.    

 

FACE IT EXHIBITION:  Village Theater Danville  Visit the “Face It” Art exhibit filled with artwork by 30 MVHS students and other district student artists.  The show will run through December 17 in the Village Theater downtown.

 

YEARBOOK: Get your yearbook by January on the WebStore! We cannot guarantee that there will be books for sale later in the year. Remember if you have already purchased either a senior gold card or a yearbook/activity seal combo do NOT purchase a yearbook separately.  -Jennie Drummond, Yearbook Advisor www.MonteVistaArtRoom.weebly.com

 

 

AFTER SCHOOL HELP- revised 11/8/17

 

English      Rm   Time
Tuesday     308   3:15-3:45 pm
Thursday   223   3:15-3:45 pm

 

Math 
Tuesday     523   3:20-4:20 pm
Testing       527  3:30- 4:30 pm
Thursday   523   3:20-4:20 pm

 

Biology & Anatomy 
Tuesday     908   3:15-4:15 pm

 

Physics
Wednesday 906 3:20-4:05 pm

 

Spanish 
Monday     408   3:15-4:00 pm

 

Testing Center: 
Tuesday     207   3:30-4:30 pm
Wednesday 207 3:30-4:30 pm

 

Funded by PTSA Members

 

 

 


 

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.  Coordinator is Ryan Meineke ryan.meineke@yahoo.com  

Parent Teacher Student Association 
Parents meet routinely to support MV campus, staff and activities.  Volunteers coordinate programs such as Parent Education and After School Tutoring.  President is Janet Nunan.  

School Site Council
Elected participation by Parents, Teachers, Student and Staff help direct funding to MV programs.  The current board positions are filled.  Coordinator is Kristine Sexton.  Next meeting is December 7   at 3:30 in WSC 118.  

Coffee with Kevin
Monthly coffee scheduled 8:30am in 118 including presentations by students, faculty departments and time for Q&A with Administration. No RSVP needed.  The next Coffee is December 20 at 8:30am in WSC 118.  

Academic Boosters
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.  
 Athletic Boosters   
MVAB’s mission is to help MVH Athletics provide a positive atmosphere of sportsmanship and learning for the MVHS student-athlete and their athletic teams.  This is done by providing needed funding for a variety of capital improvements, as well as educational and program support. 

12th Man 
Fundraising for Mustang Football. 

Students of Excellence  12/12
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.   

 


DAILY BULLETIN:  Teacher/Advisor/Staff submit for the Club or News by email.  .

ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Read MWF at beginning of 3rd period.  
SUBMIT:  School Loop or email typed to 
jmcfarland@srvusd.net 

 

Posted by: Jodi McFarland Published:12/11/17
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