Mill Valley Weekly

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Hello Mill Valley Families.

As we continue to strengthen and focus on respect at Mill Valley, we have created a universal definition that we are teaching all the students. Respect means treating people, places and things with kindness. Each class has discussed things they can do to show respect to themselves (showing kindness to their mind, body and things), others (showing kindness to others), and the environment (the way we treat our space and the things we use each day). Please discuss how respect can be shown at home as well. Here is the video we are using with the students. Enjoy.

Thinking Students...Changing the World!

Robin Schrot, Principal

Allyce Harris, Associate Principal

Michelle Plaushines, Interim Associate Principal


Mill Valley's Winter Concert - January 23rd, 2020

Performance Times in the Mill Valley Gym

9:30 AM-- All Kindergarten & 1st - 4th grade students will perform. We invite parents of students with last names beginning A-J to attend this performance & ALL kindergarten parents

(kindergarten does not perform in the PM concert)

2:15 PM-- 1st - 4th grade students will perform. We invite parents of students with the last names beginning K-Z to attend this performance.

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Winter Concert RESERVED SEATING Raffle

Would you like to WIN 6 seats in the front row at this year’s winter concert on January 23rd? Getting a “good seat” for a concert can be tough, but not if you WIN them!

Raffle tickets will be AVAILABLE next week! A flyer will be sent home on Monday with your student including details. Tickets are $1 each or $20 for 30 tickets. Please return tickets and money with your student to Mill Valley NO LATER than January 21st. Two winners, 1 winner for the 9:30 AM (All Kindergarten & 1st - 4th *Last Names A-J) performance and 1 winner for the 2:15 PM (1st - 4th grade *Last names K-Z) performance will be drawn on January 22nd. Winners will be notified on January 22nd.

*Won’t need all 6 tickets? You can gift your remaining tickets to a fellow MV parent.

Mill Valley Open Gym ~ January 17th, 6pm - 8pm

Need a place to let your kids burn off some of energy? Join us for a fun filled night of activities in the Mill Valley gymnasium. This is a FREE event for all Mill Valley families. Also, Winter Concert Reserved Seating raffle tickets will be for sale!

Can’t make it? Mark your calendar for the next Open Gym on 2/21 and 4/17.

Family Night Out - Matty's

Need a night off from cooking after enjoying your child’s beautiful singing at the winter concert? Don’t forget to come out to Matty’s Bar and Grill the evening of the concert January 23rd from 3:00-8:00pm to support your school! 10% of all proceeds will go directly back to the MV PTO to support our students and staff!

Calling All Performers...

Don’t forget! The Mill Valley Student Talent Show will be held on March 13th! It’s time to get your student thinking about showcasing their talents for friends and family on the big stage! Registration forms will be sent home with your student next week.

Wolf Tracks: Upcoming Events

Jan. 17th: Open Gym at Mill Valley

Jan. 23rd: Family Night Out - Matty's


(several open spots between now and spring break)

Make sure to check out our PTO Event Calendar for upcoming family friendly events!

Don’t miss out on the FUN!

December Meeting Minutes: Read here

Attendance Matters

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What parents need to know about FORTNIGHT Battle Royale

Please read important information and top tips for parents HERE.

Warrior News & Events

Save the Date: 4th Grade Teen Center

Dear Parents:

We are trying a new Teen Center event this year. On January 17 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., there will be a special Teen Center for 4th and 5th graders only. The idea is to acquaint/familiarize 4th graders (and parents) with TC, but on a smaller scale. This is a free event and there will be concessions available for purchase. Parents are welcome to come in and watch the excitement. Any parents/adults will need to come in the front doors of Bay Lane Elementary and have their ID (driver's license) scanned. All students--including 4th graders--will enter at the upstairs entrance closest to Hilltop Drive (right of the main entrance). Students must present their student ID card (5th graders) or know their student number (4th graders) to check in.

This event includes a DJ, open gym, interactive video games in the auxiliary gym, ping pong and pool tables in the lower level, raffles and more!

WARRIOR WINTERIZER ~ January 31, 2020

Join our Warrior Nation for the second Warrior Winterizer event at Muskego High School on January 31, 2020 from 5-8pm.

Dinner tickets, provided by the Cotton Exchange, are available online for $10. Along with dinner, there will be raffle baskets, silent auction items, girls/boys basketball games, wrestling, Classic 8 Conference diving meet in our new natatorium, AND a retro clothing sale. That’s right, some of your old jerseys may be available to purchase with prices ranging from $1.00-$5.00.

We hope you will join us for an evening filled with fun, memories, and of course all things Muskego! If you have any questions please contact our Athletic and Activities office at 262-971-1790 x4523. You can also take a look at the photos from the event last year or visit the district Facebook page (@MuskegoNorwaySchools) to view the event details.

Muskego Warriors 1st & 2nd Grade Baseball Clinics


Click HERE for dates and registration information.

Wind Lake Youth Baseball & Softball

Registration is now open!

Click HERE for details.

MHS Musical ~ Beauty and the Beast

Tickets for Beauty and the Beast are on sale! Tickets can be purchased online or in the activities office Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 2:30pm - 5pm. If you have any questions, please call the box office at 262-971-1790 x4545.

NEW THIS YEAR, the performance will span over two weekends. You can see all the details by visiting the PAC section of our website.

Spanish Spring Session at Mill Valley Elementary

Click HERE for dates and registration.