Mountain View Weekly Update

April 1

The Wizards are coming!

The Wizards are coming THIS SUNDAY! The world-famous Harlem Wizards basketball team will be playing our very own Hilltop and Mountain View teachers and principals.


Details:

When: THIS SUNDAY, April 7, from 3-5 p.m. (doors open at 2 p.m.)

Where: West Morris Mendham High School


Over 450 tickets have already been sold, so make sure to get yours before they are sold out! Tickets will be sold at the door (if not sold out) for $5 more than the online price, so get yours today at: https://harlemwizards.thundertix.com/events/145455


Volunteer numbers are very low! Please consider helping out that day - tickets for volunteers are FREE! Volunteer sign up can be found at: Mendham Wizards Volunteers

Announcements & Updates

- Attention 7th grade parents: The deadline to submit 19-20 Related Arts course requests to the Parent Portal is today.


- Attention 6th grade parents: Check your email for information regarding 19-20 Related Arts course selection. Please read the contents and attached directions carefully.


- Fifth and eighth grade students received a letter and information booklet regarding the NJSLS Science assessment this week in home base. The assessment will be administered on May 7 and 8. Please take time to review the information in the booklet if you have not done so already.


- 8th grade parents:

  • Please review the contents of the email from Mrs. Toth sent on April 2 carefully as it contains important information regarding the Washington, D.C. trip.
  • The email from Mrs. Austenberg, regarding medication on the D.C. trip, originally sent on February 4, was resent on Monday, April 1. Note that medications must be dropped off by May 31.
  • Please note the following end-of-year dates: Wednesday, June 12: Awards Ceremony (more information is forthcoming). Friday, June 14: Promotion Ceremony (6:30 p.m., Mendham High School)


- AFTERNOON SESSION ADDED: Classroom, Docs, Slides... oh my! Would you like to learn more about G Suite, including how it is implemented in the classroom and can make for more efficient communication in your daily life? If so, join Mrs. Falcone and Mrs. Toth on April 24 from 1:30 - 3:00 for an interactive and informative Google bootcamp. To RSVP, click here. Note that space is limited to the first 18 participants.


- The Valerie Fund needs our help! Please support the Valerie Fund and Mountain View's Advisory program by donating the following items:

  • New pillowcases (standard size, white or light colors)

  • New washcloths (any color)

  • New socks (any size/color)

These items will be used in Advisory to create "welcome" gifts for the Valerie Fund's Camp Happy Times. The camp has operated for over 35 years, and is open to any child aged 5-21 who has or has had cancer. The program is free, and includes all meals, activities and medical care.

Don't miss your chance to order the 2018-2019 Mountain View yearbook!

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Mark your calendars

- 4/8: Annual Mendham Senior Luncheon

- 4/12: End MP 3 (grades posted to Parent Portal on 4/19)