Meadowbrook Weekly Update

Week of October 11, 2020

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Progress Notices

This Friday, October 16th you will be able to access your student’s progress notice. Please see attached instructions.

Say Cheese: Picture Day is Coming!

Our drive through Mustang picture day is coming! Mustang picture days will be on Thursday October 22 and Friday October 23. Students will be allowed to get out of the car to take a quick picture and get a Mustang ID card on the spot. Students should arrive at Meadowbrook during the designated window on the designed day to take pictures.


Students will be expected to complete asynchronous work assigned by teachers. Attendance will be based on asynchronous work completion. Teachers will be available via zoom the first 30 minutes of each period.


Please look for more information soon.

October 26: Non-Student Day/ Parent Teacher Conferences

October 26th will be a non student day for all Meadowbrook students. We will also have Parent/ Teacher Conferences. More information to follow.

Red Ribbon Week

Meadowbrook will be celebrating Red Ribbon Week 2020 from Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30.



We will have virtual Red Ribbon themed announcements, videos, and activities.



This year's theme is "Be Happy BE Brave BE DRUG FREE" and the goal is to encourage kids, families, and communities to live healthy, happy drug-free lives, while at the same time shaping our community through positivity, bravery, and strength.

ELAC Meeting

Please see attached flyer for additional details regarding the upcoming ELAC meeting on WEDNESDAY, November 4, 2020 6:00-7:00 P.M.

Meadowbrook Educational Foundation Family Donation Drive

Meadowbrook Educational Foundation would like to request a donation for each child to fund STEAM, Technology Resources, Infrastructure, and overall support to Meadowbrook. As a family community when we combine our individual donations to the school, we contribute to the needs to our students’ educational experiences throughout these precious middle school years. Please note any amount you contribute is greatly appreciated! No contribution is too small, every dollar makes a difference.


A donation of $50.00 or more, your student will receive a Mustang spirit wear t-shirt!


Please see the attachments to make donations and purchase Mustang cards.


Click here to donate online: https://mbmsfoundation.square.site/familydonations

Click on the attachment below to print out the flyer and mail it in.

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Mustang Cards will be available in October, purchase yours today!


Click here to purchase https://mbmsfoundation.square.site/mustang-cards

Click on the attachment below to print out the flyer and mail it in.

Purchased Mustang Discount Card - Important Instructions

Thank you for your purchase! Your card will work over and over for one year. Just show your card at the register and the merchant should apply the discount and return the card to you. The Card folds in half for your convenience.


DICK’S Sporting Goods discounts work by showing your card at the register AND pulling up the Dick’s Sporting goods logo seen below. The link is located on the Meadowbrook Educational Foundation website. Find the foundation website by going to Meadowbrook’s website which has a link to the foundation (usually a blue box at the bottom of the main page). Once on the foundation site, simply click the logo and a coupon and barcode will flash up on your phone and the clerk can scan your coupon.

2019-2020 Yearbooks

All 2019-2020 yearbooks are now available for pick-up or purchase from Meadowbrook Middle School. If you are a family that pre-ordered and paid for your yearbook last year, they are available for pick-up starting Monday, 9/28/20 in the main office during normal office hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 8:00AM - 12:00PM. Those wishing to purchase last year's yearbook can bring check or cash in the amount of $50 to the main office during the same hours. Checks should be made out to MBMS. There is a limited supply left for purchase.

Red Ribbon Week

Meadowbrook will be celebrating Red Ribbon Week 2020 from Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30. See attached flyer for additional details.

Counseling Update

See attached flyer below from our counseling team.


Library Books!

Please see attached flyer regarding checkout procedures for library books and pick-up days/times.

Grab-and-Go Meals

Please see attached flyer regarding free grab-and-go meals available to all PUSD students.

Science Olympiad

Does your student love science, building things or curious about how things work? Are you interested in getting your student involved in STEM activities?: All MBMS students and parents invited to participate in Meadowbrook Science Olympiad program, the registration is open with deadline to sign up October, 11th, please go to http://www.meadowbrookso.org/ to watch informational video and learn more about the program and events.


Science Olympiad is a national competition designed to increase students’ interest in science, teach them in-depth on the subject matter, and to provide recognition for outstanding achievement across several science disciplines. Meadowbrook’s successful program has consistently secured top-ranking placements in both San Diego and State levels. More information is located on our website - www.meadowbrookso.org.

How to Check Grades in Canvas

If your child's teacher is using Canvas for grades you can view them anytime. Please view this short tutorial video.
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Parent Academy

Parent Academy - link here

We are excited to launch the new Parent Academy, a series of videos and informational guides on many of our PUSD technology tools. Videos and resource guides will continue to be added to the Parent Academy so be sure to check back often.

Tech Support for Students and Families

To ensure support and assistance for all of our PUSD students and families, the IT Department will be offering additional tech support beginning September 2. Please

email pusdithelp@powayusd.com if you need assistance with Canvas, MyPLAN, Zoom, or Chromebooks.

Office Hours

The Meadowbrook office will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00am - 12:00pm for walk-ins. The office phone line will be answered Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 12:00pm. Ph# (858) 748-0802.

How to Change Notification Settings in Canvas

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Join the PTSA!!!

Membership is vital to our PTSA, especially during COVID, where we will be remote learning. Your membership helps us provide Meadowbrook with programs and services that would not exist otherwise: Student Recognition, Career Fair, Honor Roll, 7th & 8th Grade End of Year Events, Reflections, Volunteer Recognition, Staff Appreciation and much more. This year, our focus is on connecting our students to their school, staff, and each other.

Please help us stay Mustang Strong and fund our programs! To become a member or donate, you can scan the QR Code on the attached flyer or click on the following link: https://jointotem.com/ca/poway/meadowbrook-middle-school-ptsa


Thank you for your support!

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