SV Week 37 Update
Makers in May
Thanks for a fantastic May the Fourth STEAM Night Student Showcase this week! We had an amazing turnout and our kids were so proud all evening showing off their hard work and engineering mindset on Wednesday. We also were thrilled at the huge turnout at last week's PTSO Movie Night! It was great to have our campus full of families and community, we are grateful to get back to these cherished SV traditions once again.
Our final PTSO meeting of the year will be on Monday May 16 at 7:00 pm in our Media Center. We are currently looking for at least one new board member to serve as secretary, and are hoping to bring some new families on board to help out as volunteers for PTSO. We would really appreciate your attendance at our final meeting as we close out this year and elect new board members for next year. If you have any questions about the meeting, and would like more information about volunteering, please email email@example.com .
As we head into the last few weeks of the year, we have a lot more going on to wrap up 2022. Next week is busy with concerts, dances, and a performance at the Diamondbacks game.
Celebration of Student-Athletes
Tuesday we celebrated our student athletes at our Sports Banquet. Congratulations to all of our students that participated in athletics this year. A Big shout-out to our male and female student athletes of the year Matt & Lucy!
May the Fourth Day
These Vipers were decked in in their May to 4th Star Wars gear on Wednesday
6th Grade Field Trip
Our 6th grade Vipers took a field trip to Medieval Times
Thursday. They had a blast cheering for the knights & enjoyed a delicious feast!
Celebration of Student-Athletes
Schedule of Events May 9-13
5/10 New Band Member Meeting 6:30 in the MPR
5/10 DVUSD Governing Board Meeting at District Office Board Room
5/11 Spring Choir Concert 6:30 in the MPR
5/12 Spring Band Concert 6:30 in the MPR
5/13 PTSO Papa Johns Night
5/13 Early Release 2:00 PM
5/13 Choir Singing at the Diamondbacks game
5/13 8th Grade Promotion Dance 6:00-8:00 pm in the MPR
PTSO Needs Your Help!
We have our Last PTSO General Meeting of the year on Monday 5/16 at 7:00 pm in the Media Center. We are hoping to get more of our parents plugged in and involved for 22-23 to be on campus and helping out so we can start a normal year with parents on campus and homeroom volunteers in place to start the year. It has been two years since we have been able to have a "normal" start and we would welcome your help on our campus and with our events. If you would like to see the options available come on out at at our final meeting.
Our Papa John's Restaurant Night is next Friday May 13, flyers have been distributed.
Thank you so much for your support!
Please contact us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or on social media: https://www.facebook.com/svptso/
Sierra Verde PTSO
Library Books Due Next Week
All student school library books are due the week of May 2nd. Overdue notices will be sent by email on May 3rd to help parents with locating school library books. Classes that have 100% of their books returned will have a special library time. If books have been lost or damaged, you can pay for books online from our school web site. -Mrs. Olofoson
End of Year Medication Pick Up
Dear Parents/ Guardians;
It is hard to believe that the end of the year is almost here. I want to remind all of those families that have medication in the nurse’s office that it must be picked up by an adult no later than Thursday May 19th. I do not keep any medication over the Summer. Any medication not picked up will be destroyed after the pickup date.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.
Have a wonderful summer!
Mountain Ridge High School, in conjunction with team physicians Dr. Maddox and Dr. Timothy Ratliff, will conduct athletic physicals for the 2022 -2023 school year on Saturday, May 7th from 7:30 to 11 AM.
Location: HonorHealth Deer Valley Orthopedics, 4344 W. Bell Road #102, Glendale, AZ 85308
Date/Time: Saturday, May 7, 2022; 7:30-11 AM
Cost: $25, cash or check Benefitting MRHS Sports Medicine Program
Email Lara Wesson to make an appointment. If your son or daughter is interested in playing a middle school sport next year, a physical is mandatory for participation.
Mountain Ridge Summer Basketball Camps
Mountain Ridge HS Colorguard Clinics
We will be having spin clinics coming up! Please see attached! It is at Mountain Ridge High School. We will be meeting in the Mountain Ridge band room. We welcome anyone 6-12 grade to join us! Completely free to come to these clinics :) These are available for students who are interested in joining us for the marching band season, winterguard season in 2022/2023 season or even to simply just check it out for fun!
Email email@example.com for any questions you may have.
Please see below video from our 2022 Winterguard Season:
Updates from our Office
We are currently building our Master Schedule for 22-23 in PowerSchool, for some of our grades, you may be able to see class placements and teachers for next year and these are all currently in a working "Draft mode" as we always have to make some changes and adjustments through the summer to balance our classes. As a reminder, we do not change classrooms are make schedule changes per policy by parent request. A lot of time, effort, and thought goes into homeroom and rotation placements each year and it would be impossible to honor classroom requests based on the many variables we take into account already.
Next Friday May 13 is a 2:00 pm Early Release
The Grade 7-12 Science Curriculum materials adoption public review period continues from now until May 9.
Our Lost and Found will be emptied after next Friday. Any items left unclaimed will be donated the next weekend.
Have a Great Weekend
Sierra Verde STEAM Academy
Nationally Accredited STEM Certification
"A" Rated School by Arizona Dept. of Education
Proud Home of the Vipers
Deer Valley Unified School District