Aug 18 Classes Begin! (First Day of School)
Aug 18-Oct 16 CELDT Testing for ELL students in all grades
Aug 24-Sept 4 Centennial T-shirt Sale Drive
Aug 24-28 Scholastic Book Fair (buy one, get one free)
Aug 25 Professional Development for teachers (Dismissal @ 1:05 p.m.)
Aug 28 Advisory Councils Orientation @8:30a.m
A Message From Mr. Ramirez...
Welcome back to the 2015-2016 school year! I hope that you're still enjoying your time off. As you might have heard or seen, we've been busy at Morningside. School begins on Tuesday, August 18th. The school is closed on the following days: September 4th for California Admissions Day (California Admitted to the Union in 1850 as the 31 st state), and on September 7th for Labor Day.
Hope to see you soon!
Dear Morningside Parents:
We greatly appreciate your support. If you have any questions, please see your child’s teacher.
Good News for Morningside!
The Los Angeles Unified School District on Tuesday released its latest Academic Growth Over Time data, which found that 13 schools had performed “Far Above Predicted” in some categories for the last ...more
$1,000 book grants for LA teachers!
Our friends at The Riordan Foundation are currently accepting applications for their annual Recreational Reading Mini-Grant program. Teachers in PreK-5 classrooms in Los Angeles County public and parochial schools have the opportunity to receive a $1,000 grant to help build their classroom libraries. Congratulations to Mr. Jameson for being the recipient of the grant this year!!
Featured Website from SAG: StorylineOnline.net
Blackboard connect is here!
Now you can provide powerful feedback to your students, parents and guardians through the telephone, translated into their home language automatically!
Studies have shown that parental involvement is the number one factor in student success. With the Blackboard Connect for Teachers service, you have the power to get them involved more than ever.
For more information on the Blackboard Connect service, please visit www.blackboardconnected.com.
Box Tops For Education
Morningside students are collecting box tops to earn money for our school. All you need to do is clip the Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating General Mills products. Please remember to send your “Box Tops for Education” box tops to school with your child.
You can also visit www.boxtops4education.com to learn more.
You can visit our Morningside School's own Donors Choose web page, and choose a project you would like to see become a reality. If you can't find a project from your child's classroom, you can share this opportunity with their teacher and encourage them to submit a classroom project. Teachers can learn more and get started with creating a project at DonorsChooseLA.org.
Welcome to Morningside Elementary School
BIC Teacher Survey
Target Grants for Field Trips:
Each Target store will award three Target Field Trip Grants to K—12 schools nationwide-enabling one in 25 schools throughout the U.S. to send a classroom on a field trip. Each grant isvalued up to $700. Interested applicants can find more information online,
We thank Ms. Romero for this information.
We appreciate our parent volunteers!
Thanks to all our parent volunteers for their dedication and commitment to all the children at Morningside Elementary School.