Common Core Info
What is the Common Core? What does it mean for day-to-day
teaching and learning? Whether you are a teacher, parent, or student, you may want to
FUHSD Common Core Info Page
to learn more about the Common Core State Standards.
Monta Vista API
California's Academic Performance Index (API) scores were recently released,
and Monta Vista's API for 2013 is 956. We're very proud of our community, staff,
and especially our students for performing so well on this index. To learn
more about this score, visit
MV's API Scores.
Come and See the Spring Play
What do cross dressing, tin foil swords, and silly string have in common? Come see the spring play,
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), and find out! Performances are March 7,
8, 14, and 15 at 7 pm. Tickets are from $10 to $14 at
Cure Cancer Cafe, March 15
Come to Monta Vista Octagon's 14th annual Cure Cancer Cafe, held at the Quinlan Center on Saturday March 15,
from 6 to 9 pm. Enjoy an amazing
night of food, entertainment, a photo booth, and silent auction.
Tickets are on sale now for $20, at lunch in the Academic Court.
CCC you there.
No School Monday, 3/17
We've all been working hard, and it's time for a 3-day weekend. On Monday, March 17, Monta Vista will not be in session. Relax,
and we'll see you on Tuesday, 3/18 (odd-block schedule, as usual). Note that sophomores will start the CAHSEE on March 18
(see news item below).
CAHSEE for 10th Graders
The California High School Exit Exam will be administered at MV on March 18th (Tuesday) and March 19th (Wednesday).
ALL 10th grade and notified 11th & 12th grade students will report to their testing rooms at 7:30 am on both days.
Students should bring a photo ID and two #2 pencils for the test. Wednesday WILL NOT be a Late Start for these students.
All 9th, 11th, and 12th grade students (those not involved in CAHSEE Testing) will have regular Block Days on
Tuesday and Wednesday.
Consider Joining the Monta Vista PTSA
Monta Vista's PTSA does so many good things for our school. Our PTSA runs/supports/funds the following: PSAT/SAT Workshops,
Explore Careers!, Reflections Arts Program, Senior Service Scholarships, and the Honorary Service Awards
(just to name a few). Please consider joining our team. To sign up, visit the
PTSA Sign-up Page.
To learn more about the MV PTSA, visit the
PTSA Info Page.