La Mesa Update

December 18, 2020

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Dear Parents,

Thank you for a great first semester, La Mesa Families! As you should have learned by now through messages from the Hart District, we will be continuing in distance learning when we return. However, we continue to be hopeful that students can return as soon as possible.


Michele Krantz, principal

Grab and Go Holiday Meal Kits Over Winter Break

Grab and Go Holiday meal kits will contain 14 meals: 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches. They can be picked up at La Mesa or any Hart District School at the following times:

Monday, December 28th 12:00 - 2:00 pm

Monday, December 28th 12:00 - 2:00 pm

They are available for any child age 18 or younger and are free. Regular Monday through Friday meals will resume when we return January 11th.

Schedule for the First Day of Semester 2 - January 11th

If you child needs to miss class for any reason, please be sure to call it into the school our email our attendance tech

The first day of the new semester is January 11th. We will run all 6 periods to ensure students see all of their teachers and log successfully into each class.

Please be sure to check Infinite Campus the week before to see your child's schedule. Most students will have a new elective and some will have slight changes in their schedule. They will remain on the same team.

We will follow up with the the schedule for the first few weeks soon.

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8th Grade Book Pick Up

If you were unable to make our 8th grade book exchange, please plan on coming by school the first week back between 8:00 am and 2:30 pm. Our campus supervisors in the MPR will be able to assist you.

If you would like to take care of this over break, we will be available at school on Wednesday, January 6th from 3pm to 5pm.


This is an outstanding opportunity for students to connect with others and meet new people during distance learning and it continues for second semester! Every Monday, our counselor Mrs. Malkowski will be hosting LUNCH Bunch from 12:15-1:00 online.

Topic: Lunch Bunch

Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 899 4133 7426 Passcode: 724017

Please encourage your child to participate.

PE Workouts During Break - All are invited!

Our wonderful La Mesa PE Teachers will be hosting Winter Workouts Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 9am for about 45 minutes to an hour over Winter Break.

Students and their families invited for some casual workouts with some small talk. Drop in and out as you please. You can use the link below and we hope to see you there.

This is a great way to keep your kids connected. Many of our staff will joining in as well, so they may see some of their teachers...including their principal!

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 818 7710 9135

Passcode: 057884

La Mesa (not-so) Live

Check out Friday's La Mesa not-so Live show. This is our final broadcast for the semester. This is produced by our Video Production class. Enjoy! CLICK HERE

2020-2021 La Mesa Yearbook

It's the holidays and if you're stuck for an idea about what to get for your child, consider a yearbook. In these unprecedented times, these are the days that your teen will want to remember forever. Help make this school year unforgettable by purchasing a 2021 La Mesa Yearbook.

For only $40, your child will have a book that will be enjoyed for years to come. You can also make the yearbook extra special by purchasing an ad in the book for your child (prices vary). Buy online with a credit card, debit card or PayPal at Order now, so your child won’t miss out when the yearbook is distributed in May. As an adult, you know how important school memories become. Don’t let your child’s memories fade; make sure they get a yearbook!

Also, the Yearbook class has developed a Google Classroom for our Lobos to submit pictures and participate in activities and surveys. Continued participation throughout the year

could win your child a free yearbook.

The code to join the Yearbook Google Classroom is oearw6w

HOWLing for La Mesa Staff

Please use this opportunity to recognize La Mesa staff members that have made a difference for you or your child by clicking HERE to fill out a message.
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Coming up:

Friday, December 18th - No School - Teacher Work Day

December 21-January 8th - Winter Break - No School

Tuesday, January 12th - School Site Council Meeting 4:30 pm

Monday, January 18th - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No School

Friday, February 12th - No School

Monday, February 15th - President's Day No School

Tuesday, February 16th - School Site Council Meeting 4:00 pm

Tuesday, March 9th - School Site Council Meeting 4:15 pm

Friday, March 19th - End of 3rd Quarter Marking Period

Monday - Friday, April 5-9 - Spring Break No School

Tuesday, April 13th - School Site Council Meeting 4:00 pm

Tuesday, May 11th - School Site Council Meeting 4:15 pm

Monday, May 31st - Memorial Day No School

Thursday, June 3rd - End quarter 4/Semester 2 Last Day of School

William S. Hart District Calendar 2020-21

Non-Discrimination Policy

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. All inquiries regarding discrimination, civil rights, and/or Title IX should be directed to the Director of Human Resources and Equity Services, William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, or by phone (661) 259-0033, ext. 316, or by email: