La Mesa Update
April 14, 2019
Hello La Mesa Families,
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We are very excited to share that La Mesa has been selected as a Capturing Kids' Hearts National Showcase School by the Flippen Group. Please check out the article form KTHS HERE.
Have a great week! Thank you for your ongoing support of La Mesa Junior High.
Toppers Restaurant Night
It's X-Week at La Mesa Sponsored by DFY in SCV
Monday - Lunch Activity - Students are encouraged to TAKE THE PLEDGE and committing to stay drug free. They are invited to sign their names on the banner at lunch.
Tuesday - Lunch Activity - "Don't Let Drugs Control You!" Students can race remote control cars using vision impairment Goggle to simulate the dangers of driving under the influence.
Wednesday - "Sock it to Drugs" spirit day. Students can show off their crazy and mismatched socks
Thursday - Glaze don't Blaze - Donut eating lunch time activity in the quad for students to participate in.
Friday - "Put Drugs to Sleep" - Wear your comfiest pajamas or onsie (must still adhere to dress code).
CAASPP Testing April 29th - May 3rd
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.
Check out this Podcast on bullying from Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital (click below)
Snacks for Testing
Please Follow the Law
Being on cell phones as you participate in drop off and pick up is also a hazard.
We need to model for students that rules apply to us all and should be followed whether an authority figure is watching or not.
Please work with us to make this work for all.
Friday, April 26th - 4th Quarter Progress Report
Thursday, May 2nd - 6th Grade BBQ and Parent Information Night
Tuesday, May 7th - Parent Advisory Council Meeting 6:30 pm Library
Tuesday, May 14th - 7th Grade National Junior Honor Society Ceremony
Thursday, May 16th - 8th Grade National Junior Honor Society Ceremony
Monday, May 27th - Memorial Day NO SCHOOL
Wednesday, May 29th - 8th Grade Awards Night
Friday, May 31th - 8th Grade Promotion Dance
Wednesday, June 5th - 8th Grade Magic Mountain Promotion Trip
Thursday, June 6th Last Day of School - Minimum Day - Students released at 12:45.