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Crossing Guards - Volunteers Needed

We know that the safety of our children is important to all of us. One great thing you can do to help us keep our kids safe is signing up to be a crossing guard. This year, we are recruiting volunteers by grade, each grade is scheduled in two week blocks. So, please check

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Speaker Series at ECHS- The effects of racial segregation on government policies

SAVE THE DATE! Speakers Series Richard Rothstein Monday, September 25,7:00 pmEl Cerrito High School Auditorium540 Ashbury Ave

 

West Contra Costa Unified School District and the El Cerrito Family of Schools presents Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America.Join us for a great discussion with

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Hip Hip Hooray, OYC Glee Starting This Week!

Glee is starting this week, September 19th!!

We hope all of your kiddos will join the OYC singers for

fun weekly classes, special workshops, community performances and our all-OYC concerts! Sing out strong like the OYC alumni, including Goapele, American Idol LaToya London, and Beyonce keyboardist and Grammy nominee Victoria Theodore! Classes will be

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Gofundme Page for Nature Bridge- Please Share!

Fourth Grade Raising Scholarships for Nature Trip — Please Share!

We’re sending Fourth Grade students on a 3-day environmental education trip in November, and we need your help! Parents have made a Gofundme.com website to raise money. Please share it to social media, friends, neighbors, relatives or anyone who can donate or

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First PTA Meeting Tonight!

Greetings fellow Bumblebees!

 

Tonight is our first PTA meeting of the year! We will meet in the multi-purpose room AT 6:30PM. Childcare is provided. Come tell us how we can serve you and your students! We hope to see you all there!!

Back to School Night This Thursday

Back to School Night is tomorrow!

This is a wonderful opportunity for you to come and meet the teachers, and gain valuable knowledge of what your child will be learning this year . Back to School Night is Thursday the 7th at 6:30pm in the Multi Purpose Room!

**Also a friendly reminder

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School Readathon Starts September 6th

 

How many minutes can YOU read in 3 weeks!?!

The Mira Vista Readathon begins tomorrow and we want YOU to participate!

Here is how it works:

The Readathon runs from September 6th- 27th. Students are encouraged to read every day and keep track of the minutes. Recommended reading times:

K-2: 30 minutes 3-5:

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Students have an Epic First Day of School

Our students all had an absolutely epic first day of school. The opportunity our school provided for our children to observe and celebrate such a spectacular astronomical event was truly unique and exciting. Highlights of the day include watching Mr. Chilcott and Ms. Claire run around in the best eclipse costumes around, Ms. Spafford providing

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Great News, One more day for Pics!

We are happy to say that we had an awesome response to our “First Day of School Pics”, and are extending the “First for one more day! Andrea and I will be on the yard tomorrow during the same time, 7:45-8:15a, to take pics for those of you who missed them today.

Here are

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Principal's Welcome

Hello Mira Vista Community,

We are are so excited to see everyone on the first day of school! The custodial staff has been working diligently all summer in order to have the classrooms ready for teachers to set-up for the year.

We are expanding to three kindergarten and three first grade classes this fall,

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