Mission Elementary Weekly News

January 16, 2022

Important Reminders

Monday, 1/17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  • No classes
  • District testing sites will be closed; they will reopen Tuesday.

    Tuesday, 1/18 Minimum Day - Dismissal for grades TK-5th will be at 1:05. Please make arrangements for your students to be picked up on time.
    Wednesday 1/19 Minimum Day - Dismissal for grades TK-5th will be at 1:05. Please make arrangements for your students to be picked up on time.

    Drive Safely: Making a left turn from the parking lot on Mission Avenue can be dangerous due to the heavy school traffic at that time. We ask that you use the traffic light on Canyon Dr. to make a legal U-turn if your destination is heading East on Mission Avenue.

    COVID Updates

    District testing sites will be closed; they will reopen Tuesday.

    Testing Registration QRCode: Please register ahead of time for testing.


    It is very important for you to:

    • Make sure your students bring a face mask to school.
    • Continue monitoring your students daily for COVID-19 symptoms prior to brining/sending them to school. If your student is sick, please call Ms. Cruz, our Health Technician, at (760) 966-8721 for guidance.

    Free COVID-19 testing options; please arrive before the conclusion of testing time to be tested:

    • Libby Elementary and North Terrace K-8, M-F, 9:30am-4:00pm - Register to test HERE.
    • Oceanside HS and El Camino HS, M-F, 8:00am-3:00pm Register to test HERE.
    • District Office Conf. Rm 2, M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm - 2111 Mission Ave. (south side of Mission, look for the portable in the far west corner of parking lot) Register to test HERE.

    Questions about testing? Please call either 760-966-4081 or 760-966-7882.

    COVID Vaccine Available at:

    District COVID-19 Plan and Dashboard

    School Calendar

    1/17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    1/18 Minimum Day Tuesday - Dismissal at 1:05

    1/26 Student of the Month Recognition - December @ 2:30

    PTO Corner

    Thank you for supporting PTO fundraisers in benefit of Mission students: Your participation in December's Panda Express Family Restaurant Day helped raise $216

    Next Mission Gear Sale - January 27: 2:45-3:45 PM and 5:00-6:00 PM

    February 9 - PTO Meeting: 6:30 PM - Zoom Meeting ID: 870 8409 1233 - Passcode: PTO

    Stay Connected

    • Downloading the Oceanside Unified School District App - Link
    • Following Mission in Instagram missionelementary_dolphins