The Weekly Update
La Mesa Junior High -- November 10, 2022
Greetings Lobo Families!
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We are One Hart, with our goal to make Every Student...Opportunity Ready!
Veterans Day - NO SCHOOL, Friday November 11.
* Just a reminder that there is no school tomorrow, November 11. Please enjoy some family time and some reflection in honoring the Veterans of our great Country.
Today also brings the close of the 5 week Progress Report for the 2nd Quarter of the School year. Please check your child's Infinite Campus to stay up to date on your child's learning.
These 3 options are listed below to stay connected here at La Mesa:
LA MESA LIVE: Subscribe Here
La Mesa Instagram Profile: lamesajhs
La Mesa ASB Profile: @lmjhasb
We hope you have a great 3 day weekend!
Kullen Welch - Principal
PAC SCHOOL FUNDRAISER
Need a night out and a break from cooking? Then help support La Mesa this Thursday night, November 10 by ordering from Panda Express! Please see the attached flier for details.
This event is sponsored by the Parent Advisory Committee and all proceeds will go directly to La Mesa Junior High. Here is the location partnering with the PAC for the event:
LOCATION Panda Express: 26913 Sierra Hwy Santa Clarita CA 91321 (661) 298 - 7733
DATE: Thursday, November 10
Come support La Mesa Junior High!
Thursday, November 17
La Mesa bands and choir are hosting their winter concert next Thursday, November 17th @ 7:00pm in the La Mesa MPR. La Mesa and Golden Valley students have free entry with their school ID! The concert will feature nearly 140 students in our six unique ensembles performing a wide variety of selections from the classical, jazz, film, and popular traditions.
Cost for non-students is $5.
ASB it’s hosting Color rush day next Monday November 14th. Every team has an assigned color. The colors for the teams are:
Griffins are blue,
Matadors are green,
Falcons are yellow,
Dragons are orange,
Wolverines are White,
Tritons are red,
Wildcats are pink,
Panthers are black, and
Cougars are purple.
Students can come to school in their assigned color and show off their school spirit and then come to the stage at lunch to redeem spirit points for your team.
Parent Volunteers Needed
Parent Volunteers Needed: Career Speakers Series
Parents and Guardians! Would you like to share your passion for your profession with our students? We are seeking volunteers who can share about their career, a "day in the life" on the job, and answer student questions during our Tutorial sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, contact Marie Mancini (counselor) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
La Mesa Counseling
Vision - The comprehensive counseling department at La Mesa proactively supports ALL students to learn with vigor, lead with vision, and live with value. ALL students will be opportunity ready through data-driven guidance and development in their academics, career and college goals, and social-emotional wellness.
Mission - The mission of the La Mesa counseling department is to engage in a flexible learning community that positively impacts the lives of ALL students in a nurturing environment. To do this we collaborate with our stakeholders to provide support and advocate for ALL students in achieving their academic and personal goals. Working in coordination with our families, teachers, administrators, support staff and community members, we strive to cultivate equity and inclusivity for ALL students in their behavioral and mindset development.
Interested in Volleyball?
Do you need food or winter clothes? Come and visit our HOWL Den where you will find pasta, pasta sauce, canned fruits and vegetables, beans of all kinds, rice, cereals, winter jackets, sweaters, and many others. These resources are FREE to our families. Please use the link below to make an appointment.
¿Necesitas comida o ropa de invierno? Ven y visita nuestro Howl Den donde encontrarás pastas, salsa para pasta, frutas y verduras enlatadas, frijoles de todo tipo, arroz, cereales, chaquetas de invierno, suéteres y muchos otros. Estos recursos son gratuitos para nuestras familias. Utilice el siguiente enlace para hacer una cita.
Stay Informed of School Policies...
The William S. Hart Union High School District prohibits unlawful discrimination against and/or harassment of any student, employee or job applicant on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, national origin, immigration status, ancestry, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, political affiliation, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by state and federal nondiscrimination laws respectively at any District site and/or activity. The William S. Hart Union High School District also provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. All inquiries regarding discrimination, civil rights, 504 complaints, Title II, and/or Title IX should be directed to Mark Crawford, Director of Human Resources, William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, or by phone (661) 259-0033, or by email: UCP@hartdistrict.org.
El Distrito Escolar William S. Hart Union High prohíbe la discriminación ilegal y/o el acoso de cualquier estudiante, empleado o solicitante de empleo sobre las bases de la raza real o percibida, color, etnia, origen nacional, estado migratorio, ascendencia, religión, edad, estado civil, embarazo, estado parental, discapacidad física o mental, condición médica, estado militar o de veterano, afiliación política, sexo, género, identidad de género, expresión de género, información genética, orientación sexual, o cualquier otra base prohibida por las leyes estatales y federales de no discriminación, respectivamente, en cualquier sitio y/o actividad del Distrito. El Distrito Escolar William S. Hart Union High también proporciona igualdad de acceso a los Boy Scouts y otros grupos juveniles designados. Todas las preguntas relacionadas con la discriminación, los derechos civiles, las quejas 504, el Título II y/o el Título IX deben dirigirse a Mark Crawford, Director de Recursos Humanos, William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, o por teléfono (661) 259-0033, o por correo electrónico: UCP@hartdistrict.org.