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Year in Review
Click HERE to see and read the highlights and accomplishments at MMS in 2012-2013.
The Parent Center will be open May 17, May 31 & June 7 from 8:30am – 10am. Mrs. Rambo, Principal of Granada High School will be joining us on June 7th to answer questions about Granada. Mrs. Sambuceti and Mr. Bernal will attend as well. Hot coffee and breakfast will be served. The Parent Center is located just across the lawn from the main office. Any questions, please contact Jean O’Neil Opipari, MMS PTSA President at 784-0282 or email@example.com
Read the District Newsletter, The Grapevine, click here.
Click HERE for the "Community Connections" newsletter, which is published three times per year and is representative of the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District's commitment to connect with our community as we work to INFORM, INCLUDE, INNOVATE AND INSPIRE in all we do on behalf of our 12,803 students. Click HERE for the newsletter in Spanish.
Parents, now you can receive email updates automatically from the school district to keep informed. Click on the link below to set it up.
DELAC website launched: http://elaclivermore.blogspot.com/
LVJUSD 2012-13 Report
The Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) is a public school district proudly serving over 12,500 students, pre-Kindergarten through 12th. For further information in English please click HERE.Click AQUI por espanol.
To recognize your child for an academic, athletic, civic or any other type of accomplishment, click here: www.livermore.patch.com to post it on line at Livermore Patch.
Click here to access your student’s grades and homework, email their teacher and read daily updates.
Click HERE for registration instructions.
Middle School athletics are completely self-funded. There are suggested donation amounts associated which would cover the athletic expenses for each sport. Unfortunately, if the target amount is not reached through donations, the sport may be cancelled. Click HERE for the 2012-2013 donation flyer.
All students planning on trying out for a sports team at Mendenhall must have a current athletic physical on file before tryouts. Sports physicals are valid for 1 calendar year. Click HERE to download of copy of the physical form. Students must have and maintain a 2.0 GPA in order to tryout and participate in athletics.
Is your Physical up to date? Click HERE to view what we have on record as of 3/4/13 sorted by your grade and student ID number.
2014 FALL SPORTS - (meeting for 2014 Fall Sports is May 30th, 2013 @ 6:00pm in the gym)
Boys Basketball bylaws
Wrestling - schedule
Help middle school and high school students explore their options and plan their next steps toward productive careers.
Wm. Mendenhall Middle School is a community of high performing students with professional teachers and staff committed to learning and academic excellence.
Mendenhall Administration and Staff seek your Opinion
Parents, we would love to hear from you! We would appreciate your feedback on what Mendenhall does well, what can be improved, and any other input you wish to share. Please complete this short survey by June 21st. Your opinion matters. Click here to take survey
PTSA Also Needs your Help
In order to better serve the Mendenhall community we would like to know what you think. What went well this year and what missed the mark. If there is a change you would like to see, let us know. If you enjoyed an event or program, let us know that too.
Your Donation Needed
Our PTSA is accepting donations that are needed to ensure the continuation of many programs at Mendenhall. For a complete list of these programs and information on how you can donate, please click HERE to view the letter.
Special Thank You from the PTSA Board
It is the end of a great year here at Mendenhall. The PTSA Board would like to thank a few very special people for their help. Click here to view the letter:
Mustang Chorale Serenades Volunteers
Our very own Mustang Chorale led our official thank you to our parent volunteers on Tuesday June 4.
Mendenhall's Rodeo Queen
Hi I am Morgan Laughlin a Mendenhall Middle School Student and Miss Livermore Junior Rodeo Queen 2013. Please join me this year for the FUN and EXCITEMENT of The Livermore World's Fastest Rodeo June 8 & 9 and the 54th Annual Livermore Junior Rodeo June 15th. I'd especially like you to come on down to Family Night this Thursday June 6th .. Where admission is just $1... There will also be hot dogs and sodas for $1...come on out and see Livermore Cowboys compete in Team Penning!.. Look for Me.. I'll be there!!
Click HERE for a news article on our Queen.
Interested in volleyball?
Click on the links below for volleyball camp opportunities this Summer in Livermore!
8th Grade Promotion Dance Food & Gift Card Donations
Our 8th graders are promoting to High School so it's time to celebrate! The 8th Grade Promotion Dance is an evening to remember. Please help make it special by donating one or more items on the sign-up sheet. Please click HERE and bring donations into the office no later than Thursday, June 6th.
Welcome New Students 2013-14
We had an extremely successful incoming 6th grade orientation on Tuesday April 23 for students and their families. Skits were performed and teachers introduced themselves and their classes in a spirited way. The PowerPoint used for the presentation is available HERE.
Ms. Sambuceti and Mr. Bernal gave talks at Sunset and Smith to our incoming parents about what to expect when transitioning to Middle School. The talks were well received and we are very fortunate to have a wonderful group of dedicated parents coming to our school next year. Click HERE to download a copy of the PowerPoint used for the presentations.
ATTENTION ALL 6TH GRADERS - TDAP NEEDED
Get your pertussis/whooping cough (Tdap) vaccines now so there will be no delay in getting your schedule or attending school in the fall. All students entering 7th grade must provide written proof of vaccination. Notes from Health Services
The Scholastic Book Fair has come to a close. It was a fun experience for our students. Thanks to all the parents who attended the fair during Open House. If you are interested in purchasing items from our book fair, you can go to the Scholastic Book Fair site until June 6th. Just log onto http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/wmendenhallmidsch. You will receive your items through the mail and our school will get credit for your purchases. Also, thanks to Alice, Jean and all the volunteers who helped me coordinate and run the book fair during school hours. You are all so important to the success of our library.
For the next few weeks, students will be returning all their textbooks and library books to the library. If you are having any issues regarding textbooks or library books, contact me at 925 606-4731.
We are still using the Accelerated Reading Program. The deadline for taking AR quizzes depends on your child's core teacher. You can check your child's AR progress by going to: https://Hosted283.renlearn.com/280958/HomeConnect.
It has been a fast and furious II school year. I am looking forward to seeing students back in the library in the fall. Have a lovely summer.
Pick up your student's Meds!
Please pick up your student’s medication(s) from the Office by the last day of school, June 13th. All medications need to be picked up by an adult. State Education Code 49423 and Livermore School Policy 5320 prohibit staff from giving medications directly to students. After June 14th all medications will be discarded.
LOOKING FOR STUDENTS WITH AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE
The Livermore American Indian Center serves Native students with free tutoring, culture classes, field trips, summer day camps and more. Please contact the Center at (925) 606-4748 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Great news! Our online apparel shop is open for business. Customize your favorite gear on screen and have it shipped directly to your door. There are hundreds of products to choose from and we earn money on every single purchase!! As an added bonus, we can save $9.00 on every order by using the promo code BT445 at checkout. Happy shopping everyone!
Digital Safety/Cyberbullying Tips for Parents
Much of the material presented to our community by the Livermore Police Department on Thursday, October 25, is now available for parents on our Website. Go to the PTSA tab and click on Resources.
LVJUSD is renewing its pledge to adhere to Board Policy 5332 and to that aim is asking all schools to strictly enforce the dress code. To help us in that process, the district has changed some of its procedures. They are as follows:
Traffic Safety Reminders at MMS
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Mark Your Calendar
13 (Th) Last Day of School, End of 3rd Trimester
24 (M) PTSA Board Meeting (6:30-8p, Jean's Home)
14 (W) Registration
21 (W) First Day of School
2013 - 2014 SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR
Eighth Grade Promotion Information
On December 4 and 5, Ms. Sambuceti outlined for parents and students a summary of expectations and events specifically designed for our 8th graders. Included here is the PowerPoint used in her presentation, as well as all documents that you will need to fill out and turn in to the office in order to participate. Included also is the promotion newsletter that gives further details with specific dates and deadlines. We encourage you to review these materials carefully and return the completed forms by March 25, 2013.
This is The Stampede, an electronic magazine that lets you know a little bit more about what Mendenhall Middle School is all about. This digital magazine is put together by the Yearbook class. While we are in charge of putting together the Yearbook, we also give people a perspective on what Mendenhall is all about. Find it by clicking:
2012-2013 School Calendar
New Parents Presentation, Click HERE
6th grader Webpage, Click HERE
4/24/12 Parent Presentation, Click HERE
8th Grade Parents - We Need You!
As your 8th grader begins school, planning for the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony and events is already underway. Please see the attached form and sign up to help with the events planned for next June. You can email your completed form to Pam or leave your form at the MMS office. Thank you for helping make this a memorable and fun time for the eighth grade class. Any questions, please call Pam Mayhew at 443-2101. Click here for the form.
MathCounts is one of the country's largest and most successful education partnerships. The purpose is to encourage interest and develop ability in mathematics among all middle school students. Click HERE for the new Mendenhall MathCounts Website for more information.
Math Help on Website!
With the wonderful District support given by former Mendenhall teacher Mrs. Schlichter, we are happy to offer some video help to our students now on the website. Click on the Resources tab above for Math is not just joy.
Resources for Parents
Are you concerned about the organizational skills of your child? Are you concerned about the grades of your child? Lack of progress? What should you do if your child is struggling? Click HERE to download a Family Road Map for helpful first steps.