Join the PTSA!
Monta Vista is made even greater with the generous support of our Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA). Consider joining this altruistic organization that provides supplies, grants and scholarships, contributes to policy, and shapes discussions about important topics to our kids, parents, and staff. You can learn more about the PTSA or click here to join.
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.
Did you get a new coat over the break and looking for a good cause to donate your old one? Monta Vista will be collecting slightly used coats for One Warm Coat on Wednesday morning in the Rally Court before school (during brunch). Help someone out by dropping off a coat you’re no longer using, and get a FREE cup of hot chocolate.
Senior All Night Party is Coming!
BUY TICKETS TO THE BEST GRAD PARTY IN TOWN
Senior All Night Grad Party is a great way for students to celebrate their graduation with their friends, in a safe environment. Everything is included in the ticket price of $150. Price increases to $170 on Feb 18, 2017.
BUY YOUR TICKET TODAY at Weebly.com.
PARENTS, join the party too. Volunteer to help the week before the party setting up the campus or help the night of the party. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED. Take a look at the many opportunities to help or
SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER at Weebly.com.
Further details will be provided through mail sent to each home.Here are tips for making residency verification as smooth as possible.
Enrollment questions? See fuhsd.org/enrollment
AP Exams - Registration
AP Exam season is nearly upon us. Parents of students enrolled in AP classes at MVHS were emailed the 2017 AP Student and Parent Letter and Bulletin for AP Students and Parents. These explain our registration process and the expectations set forth by the College Board. If you have questions, please contact Michelle Pedone (AP Test Coordinator) at 408-366-7605 or Nico Flores (Assistant Principal) at 408-366-7609.
Please register at ASB for the AP Exam between January 30 and February 28. Registration will not be available after February 28. Monta Vista will post locations and times of the exams after registration is complete.
To view important dates of the 2016-17 Academic Year including vacation and progress reports, see the
School Calendar 2016-2017.
NCWIT Winners Announced!
Congratulations to Ruoyun Zheng, Sanjana Shah, and Ankita Mitra who all won awards from National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) for their annual Aspirations in Computing Competition. Sanjana will be one of 50 young women who will receive a National Award from NCWIT in North Carolina on March 3rd. Congratulations young ladies!
Siemens Finalists Announced!
Newsweek Top 500 Schools - #16
Newsweek has published a list of the top 500 high schools in 2016. MV is ranked at #16 based upon a formula which includes graduation rates, college enrollment rates, AP/ACT/SAT participation and scores, and the number of counselors at a school. Way to go, Mats!
US News Gold Medal High School
US News has published a list of "gold medal" high schools, and Monta Vista ranks
16th in California. To see the list, and learn more about the criteria used to determine these rankings, visit
US News - Best California High Schools.