August 22, 2019

Pine Hollow Parents,

Thank you for attending Back to School Night last night! We had a great turnout and we so appreciated your presence on campus. If you were unable to attend, please reach out to your child's teachers if you have questions about what was covered. Also, we recommend that all parents login to HomeLink this week to ensure that you can properly access your child's assignments, grades, attendance and state test scores. If you have any trouble with HomeLink or reaching a teacher, please contact the main office. Thank you and Go Mustangs!

Ben Campopiano
Pine Hollow Middle School

P.S. ... Our 1st PTSA meeting is less than a week away! Join us next Wednesday, August 28th from 6:30-8:00pm in the Pine Hollow library. All are welcome and we need your support!


Remind Text Alerts

Please sign up to receive important text alerts from the Pine Hollow administration! If you signed up last year, you need to re-enroll as the settings have changed. Sign up now!

MDUSD By-Trustee Area Election Forums

Please click here for more information about the new MDUSD By-Trustee Area Elections and the community forums tonight and next week!

Picture Day

Picture Day for students is Thursday, September 5th. You can order pictures before Picture Day on with your picture day ID: 5Y119256Q0

6th Grade Field Trips

To enrich the language arts and science curriculum for our 6th grade students, we are planning three field trips this school year; one to Alcatraz Island and two to the Marine Mammal Center in the Marin Headlands. Click here for all the information and to make your contribution online!

Homework Club

Homework Club is back and better than ever! We are adding a third day each week, and decreasing the class sizes so students can receive better instruction from teachers and assistants. All students who want to participate in Homework Club must complete a permission slip and turn it in to the main office as soon as possible. Please click here for details and to print and complete the permission slip.

Free Bus Passes

Free County Connection Bus Passes are available for students in grades 6-12. Apply online at until August 30, 2019.

Cafeteria and Free/Reduced Lunches

Please click here to learn more about the district food services department, add money to your child's lunch account, or sign up for the free/reduced lunch program.

Site Council Members Needed

We need a few dedicated parents to replace three outgoing Site Council parent members! Our Site Council meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 3:00-4:30pm in the school library. Please click here for more information about Site Council and email Ben Campopiano if you are interested! This is a great way to get involved and support Pine Hollow!

Important Upcoming Dates


  • August 22: MDUSD By-Trustee Area Election Forum
  • August 28: PTSA Meeting


  • September 2: No School (Labor Day)
  • September 3: Site Council Meeting
  • September 5: Picture Day
  • September 9: Soccer Games @ Diablo View
  • September 13: End Q1 Progress Period / Minimum Day

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