La Mesa Update

March 26, 2019

Hello La Mesa Families,

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The end of the school year is a very busy time! Please read through toda's La Mesa Update to get the latest information.

We hope you have a wonderful Spring Break next week!

Michele Krantz


Report Cards

3rd Quarter Report Card grades are now available on the Infinite Campus Parent Portal. If you need a printed copy, please contact the school.

Scholastic Book Fair

Our annual book fair is here April 8th - 12th in the Library. You can also order books on line by clicking HERE. Buying form our book fair is a great way to support the La Mesa Library.

We are also in need of volunteers. Please use the Signup Genius link HERE to volunteer.

Open House

Our Annual Open House will be on Thursday, April 11th 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Click HERE for the flier.

Our 8th Graders are invited at 5:00 pm to meet with Golden Valley in the MPR for a 9th grade orientation.

Our evening includes food trucks and the smooth sounds of the Lobo Jazz Band.

Please remember that this is also a minimum day with students being released at 12:45 pm.

Healthy Choices Curriculum

Our 7th grade students will be working through the Healthy Choices curriculum this week in science and PE classes. As you will recall, this curriculum covers topics that include sex education and and encourages healthy choices. This is state mandated comprehensive sex education. We had a parent meeting back on November 7th to review the curriculum. You can find information on the curriculum HERE from our District website.

CAASPP Testing April 29th - May 3rd

Our annual state testing will be the week of April 29th. This is an important week for students to be present.

We also are asking for donations through our PAC for snacks to ensure our students keep their energy up for maximum success. Please use the link HERE to sign up! Volunteers to cover the tables are also needed from 8:00 - 8:45 each morning of testing.

Coming up:

April 1 - April 5th - Spring Break - No School

Thursday, April 11th - La Mesa Open House 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Friday, April 26th - 4th Quarter Progress Report

Thursday, May 2nd - 6th Grade BBQ and Parent Information Night

Tuesday, May 7th - Parent Advisory Council Meeting 6pm Library

Tuesday, May 14th - National Junior Honor Society Ceremony

Monday, May 27th - Memorial Day NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, May 29th - 8th Grade Awards Night

Wednesday, June 5th - 8th Grade Magic Mountain Promotion Trip

Thursday, June 6th Last Day of School - Minimum Day - Students released at 12:45.