Meadowbrook Weekly Update
Week of April 25, 2021
MBMS Coffee with Principal Brownlee 4/23/21
Continuing Student Registration
Continuing student online registration for the 2021-22 school year begins April 1 and goes through April 30, 2021. We’re pleased to provide multiple learning options for our students and families.
PUSD will be offering five different learning options for 2021-22:
Full-Day In-Person Instruction (On Campus) (TK-12)
Poway Virtual School Courses (9-12)
Poway Home Education Program (TK-8)
Please watch this video to learn more: https://youtu.be/6YT_r3ZXf-c
Check out PUSD’s website for more information.
Teacher Appreciation Week
Teacher Appreciation Week is Monday, May 3 through Friday, May 7th
What a year it’s been for everyone, especially for our wonderful teachers! Please help Meadowbrook uplift our respected and valued teachers.
Theme: Teachers are Superheroes! The teachers will have a fun little surprise every day.
How can you help?
Tuesday, May 4th: Pizza luncheon for the teachers and if you would like to donate to the dessert bar or other items please click here:
Wednesday, May 5th and Thursday, May 6th each student is encouraged to bring to each class a simple note of gratitude, something straight from the heart. It can be one word, one sentence, or a paragraph. Go simple or go big. Also,you can print one of the five a creative fill-in-the blank printable in this attachment. The goal is that every teacher gets a note of gratitude. Please encourage your child to do this.
8th PROMOTION SIGNS ARE COMING!
Family Information Game Night - The Adolescent Brain
Please see attached flyer for our next Family Information Game Night 4/28 6:00PM: The Adolescent Brain
Membership is vital to the Meadowbrook PTSA! It is NOT too late to join and support the organization and our school! Please click on the attached flyer for the QR Code. Thank you for your support of the MBMS PTSA - an organization that helps provide your students with over 22 programs every year!
MEF Weekly Updates
Reminder: Please remember to pick up your Mustang t-shirt (s) at Big Frog's Custom T-Shirts if you made a $50.00 donation or more to the Foundation. Hopefully you already received a phone call and email reminder from Big Frog's. Questions please contact April Cote at firstname.lastname@example.org
Before you go, please make sure you received confirmation.
Big Frog's Custom T-Shirts (Same shopping center as Stater Brothers, and located to the left of Stater Brothers.)
9917 Carmel Mountain Rd.
San Diego, CA 92129
M-F 9:30 AM-5 PM
SAT 10:00 AM- 2PM
Forgot to purchase your Mustang Cards? We still have some!
Our cards offer unique discounts at local merchants that can be used over and over again. You can get one card for $15 or two for $20.00 Visit our website to view participating merchants and purchase your Mustang Cards today. Please click on the Foundation website below to purchase or print out the form that is attached.
It’s not too late to donate to the Foundation!
The mission of the Meadowbrook Educational Foundation (MEF) is to provide funding, resources, support, and opportunities for school activities and programs that expand and enrich the educational experiences of our students, support our teachers and school staff. To learn more about the Foundation please visit our website below and consider a Family Donation today.
Please consider making your Family Donation today, and purchase Mustang Cards at https://mbmsfoundation.square.site
Want an easy way to support the Meadowbrook PTSA? Check out Electronic BOX TOPS!
Little By Little We Can Make a Big Difference (See Flyer below)
Library Curbside Pickup Options!
Hey Mustangs! We are happy to announce that we will resume curbside pickup for library books!
You can access the library catalog through your Meadowbrook Library Canvas Course--> Catalog Button---> Log in (upper right) (same as Myplan)--> put books on hold.
1) Parent/Guardian will receive and email when books are ready.
2) Pick ups are Tues, Wed, and Fridays 8-2
Check out our new titles and our collection celebrating Black authors and voices!
Prefer ebooks? Try out the Sora app on your phone or through MyPlan.
Attendance on Self- Sustained Learning (Asynchronous) Days
As a reminder, when students are working on self-sustained learning days, attendance is based on students logging onto Canvas. Students will be marked present when they log into each teacher’s Canvas class between the hours of 8:20am and 2:35pm. Students with 8th period have until 3:30 to log onto Canvas. As a parent, you can create a Canvas account and view each of your child’s classes. If you would like to check your child’s absence report in Parent Vue please watch this video.
Important Dates to Remember
May 31, 2021 - No School - Memorial Day
June 18, 2021 - Last Day of School
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School Picture Pick Up
Thank you for your patience as we have worked to be sure to distribute school photos in a safe manner.
We are excited to announce school photos will be available for pick up from the school office on Friday April 30 from 8:00am-2:00pm.
When you arrive at the front office, please be sure to wear a mask, ring the doorbell, and someone will assist you.