Friday Update for November 8 & 15

Buena Vista Montessori

Monday, November 11th at 8:10 a.m.: Veteran's Day Celebration: Honoring All Veterans and Active Duty Service Members

Buena Vista will be honoring Veteran's Day during the morning of Monday, November 11th. We welcome you to join us in singing patriotic songs, listening to stories, and sharing small tokens of appreciation with our Veterans.

Plan to arrive at the school no later than 8:10 a.m., as the program will begin promptly at 8:15.

Please pass this information along to any friends or family who would like to come and help us celebrate all our Veterans and active duty service members.

Thank you!

Tuesday, November 12th, starting at 8 a.m.: PTA/SAC Meetings in the Cottage

All parents and guardians are welcome to attend!

You will find these meetings interesting, informative, and a great time to connect with other Buena Vista parents! These PTA and School Accountability Committee (also known as A Second Cup of Coffee) meetings are excellent opportunities for parents to get involved at Buena Vista!

Tuesday, November 19th, 8:15 a.m.: BV101

If you know someone who may be interested in enrolling for the first time at Buena Vista for the 20/21 school year, we’d love to have them come to this upcoming informational session. Please encourage any interested families to RSVP to Alison at or through our Buena Vista website,

November 22nd, 7:15-7:45 a.m.

All Buena Vista families are invited to Morning Family Yoga in the school Gym. Start the day with your child invigorated and ready for a great day!

November 25th-29th: Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving Break is Monday, November 25th through Friday, November 29th. We hope this is a special time for your family!

Wednesday, December 4th, 4-8 p.m.: Chipotle Night PTA Fundraiser

Please come out to the Chipotle Night Fundraiser supporting BV PTA! This annual night of food, fun, and fundraising will be at the 17 S. Tejon Street location. Buena Vista PTA will receive a percentage of the proceeds if you show the flyer (which you will receive in Friday folders November 15th) or tell the cashier you are supporting Buena Vista Elementary PTA. This fundraiser will ONLY be at the Chipotle at 17 S. Tejon Street.

Attention Parents of Current 5th and 6th Graders

North Middle School, District 11’s International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme school, offers a variety programs to serve every student who walks through our doors.


Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:30pm in the North Media Center


North Middle School offers interested students the opportunity to tour during a school day, visiting both academic and elective classes as well as computer labs, the media center, and more!

Separate tours are available for parents/guardians; please contact Mr. Millman at 328-2429.


Shadowing is BY APPOINTMENT.

To schedule please call 328-2429 or email

Check first with your current school to make sure you avoid tests, field trips or other classroom schedule.