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MT Jr. Mustangs youth Football & Cheer

Kickoff Night!
Ages 6 years old to 8th grade
Monday, March 2, 2015
7:00 PM @ MTHS Cafeteria

Early Bird Sign Ups - ($25 Savings!) with paid registration at Kickoff Night!

Payment plans available for your convenience.

Registration is open to new and returning players. Ages: 6 years old to 8th Grade.


Information will be given about season schedule and practice requirements, costs, discounts,

Scholarships; Parent/Booster Involvement, Encouragement to Play Multiple Sports & Play for your

school’s sport teams; Camps; GPA / Eligibility Requirements;

Physical Exam / Proof of Insurance – Medical Clearance


For more information:

JR Mustang hotline (916) 479-9036   Email:


This is not an EGUSD sponsored program.  The EGUSD accepts no liability or responsibility for this program/activity.

MTJM Kickoff Flyer

EHMS Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

A challenge was issued by Vice Principal Shackelford:  if the students would donate $1000 to the ALS Foundation, he would accept the Ice Bucket Challenge!


EHMS students and staff accepted that challenge, raising over $1400.



COLTS Parent Organization - Meeting

Dear Parents and Guardians,

 You are invited to attend EHMS COLTS Parent Organization meeting on Tuesday, April 21st from 7:15 to 8:15pm, in the EHMS Administration Building, Conference Room.     

  The meeting's agenda will include:

  • Preparation for EHMS Teachers & Staff Appreciation Breakfast event
  • Promotion Flowers Bouquets & Leis Sale Fundraiser _ current status     

Your participation in this meeting is greatly appreciated.  We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday evening.



Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 4/17/15

Nightmare on Puberty Street

Nightmare on Puberty Street is coming up so don't forget to turn in your permission slips!

We are still accepting permission slips for this assembly, but please turn them in ASAP.

On Tuesday, April 21, 2015, Edward Harris, Jr. Middle School will be showing the health education program entitled Nightmare on Puberty Street, sponsored by Kaiser Permanente. Nightmare on Puberty Street is an award-winning, live theater performance for students in grades 7 and 8.

The Nightmare on Puberty Street program encourages parents, teachers, and students to follow up with discussions and activities to help show that puberty doesn’t have to be a nightmare.

As a reference, you may wish to view the parent guide, available for download at:

In order for your child to participate, you must return the attached form to his or her first period teacher by Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Students who do not attend the performance will be assigned an alternate activity.

Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 4/14/15

Preparation for SBAC Testing

The SBAC* Testing is rapidly approaching.  Testing begins on April 20 and continues for two weeks.  ELA and mathematics will be tested.  Seventh graders will test in their ELA classes while eighth graders will test in their math classes.

You and your child can see what the tests are like by trying the practice tests located here:  There is a Training Test, a Practice Test, and a Practice Performance Task for ELA and math.

*  SBAC = Smarter Balanced Testing Consortium; the SBAC tests are replacing the CST/STAR tests

Posted by: James Ponder
Published: 4/10/15

Promotion Day Flower Bouquets!

Order Flower Bouquet & Lei for 8th grader Promotion Day!

Attention 8-grade students & parents: EHMS COLTS Parent Organization started Flower Bouquet and Lei Sale for 8th grade Promotion Day.

There are varieties of flower bouquets as well as ribbon leis (in school colors) or candy leis available for sale – view attached order form and photos of samples.


1.    In person - during the following dates:

  • April 8 - 8th Grade Parent Meeting
  • April 11 - 8th Grade Parent Meeting
  • May 6 - Open House
  • May 8 - Parent Lunch Day
  • May 12 - EHMS Spring Concert

2.    Any time before May 15th  - submit order form to Ms. Rascher at EHMS Admin Office with cash or check payable to: EHMS COLTS PTO

3.    Place order online (includes processing fee):

Ordered items will be available for pick up on May 29th, on the day of promotion, before ceremony begins.

Please contact EHMS COLTS Parent Organization with any questions at or call Nina at (916) 834-2839. 

Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 4/7/15

After School Enrichment

After School Enrichment Classes

After school enrichment is now available on certain days of the week starting March 9, 2015 and will run through May 22, 2015.

Enrichment classes last from 3:15-4:45 p.m.





Ms. Jimenez

MC – 3

Mon & Wed

Conversational Spanish

Mr. Sommerfield

MG – 1



Ms. Bell

MF – 1


Break Dance

Ms. Green

MK – 2


Poetry/Writing Club

Students may sign up by contacting the teacher of the class the class they want to participate in.

Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 3/6/15

After School Tutoring

After School Tutoring Program

After school tutoring is now available on certain days of the week starting February 10, 2015 and will run through May 22, 2015.

Tutoring classes last from 3-4:40 p.m. 





Ms. Bell

MF – 1



Ms. Green

MK – 2

Mon & Tues

Connections / All

Ms. Evans

MF – 7

Mon & Tues


Ms. McNeil

MK – 2

Mon, Tues, & Wed

Connections / All

Ms. Hagen

MH – 6

Tues & Wed

Connections / All

Mr. Horner

MJ – 6

Tues & Wed


Ms. Kinney

MF – 7


Math, Science, ELA

Students and parents may sign up in the Student Services Building or by calling the Counselors. This is only for students NOT enrolled in ASES. 

Please call (916) 688-0080.

Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 2/24/15

Common Core State Standards Survey

As the Elk Grove Unified School District enters its third year of implementing the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), we are seeking feedback and input on the communications and supports that we are providing families. We will use this information as part of our continuous efforts to improve the communication tools and resources that we provide. 


Please see the attachments below for more information and a link to a survey you can take to give Elk Grove Unified School District your opinions and feedback on CCSS.

Posted by: Nicole Rascher
Published: 9/9/14



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