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PE Testing for Grades 5, 7, 9

We will be doing PE testing April 24-28. Click article title for more information and how to prepare your student for this test. Posted 2/2/23

Mountain Oaks Board of Directors Election

Every year we hold a Mountain Oaks Board of Directors election to fill the vacant seats on our Board. The Mountain Oaks Board of Directors is comprised of three Mountain Oak's parents and two community members.

This year, we have two parent member vacancies on the Board and two parents running for those vacancies. Roxanna Rabe is an incumbent and Lauren Coolidge is a candidate. Their applications can be found on the Mountain Oaks website.

Each student's household and staff member is allowed one vote. The link to vote will be emailed to each family and staff. Please vote before February 16, 2023, at 12:30 PM. We will have paper copies available at all 3 sites for those families that do not have access to the internet. Families are also welcome to use a Chromebook at school to vote. If you have any questions, please contact the front office at 754-0532.

Click article title to see applications. Posted 2/1/23

Mountain Oaks Science Fair

Calling all students ~ young and older. Have you done a cool experiment, do you have an amazing science project to share, are you an 8th grader and need to complete your science competency? If so, sign up for the Mountain Oaks Science Fair. Click article title below to access the Science Fair Handbook.
When: Monday, February 6th
Where: Mountain Oaks Gym
9:00 -9:30 Arrival time to check in and Set up displays
9:30-10:30 Open House - Science Fair begins
10:30-11:30 Judging
The winners will be announced at the end of Share Day.
All Science Fair participants must complete the online registration. Click article title to register for the Science Fair. Posted 1/22/23
Science Fair Flyer

FAFSA/CADAA (Dream Act) Zoom Sessions

The 2023-2024 FAFSA and CADAA (Dream Act) application opens October 1st! It is important to submit your application ASAP. Click article title for more information. Posted 1/30/23

Volunteer Thank You!

We want to send a huge Thank You to Le Anna Petersen, Amber Wood, Kari Bassett
and Michelle Niblack for stepping up so quickly to help with the Barton project! These four ladies got the job done in a hurry and even devised a quicker way to accomplish the job in the future. Way to go ladies! Posted 1/29/23

Senior Scholarship Application Packets Due 1-26-23

Senior scholarship application packets are due Thursday, January 26, 2023.
Tuolumne students will have another month. Additionally, 'special ' essays with additional essay requirements like the Calaveras Water District, Murphys Library, etc. have until February 8th.

Any student graduating - whether junior or senior - should apply for the FAFSA. No student receives the Promise Grant to cover the first two years of community college tuition without it. Please do not have younger students who are NOT graduating apply for the FAFSA. The FAFSA is for graduating students only, and additionally, the FAFSA has nothing to do with concurrent enrollment. Posted 1/24/23

Countywide Battle of the Books

Congratulations to our Mountain Oaks Team, led by Kayle Hamilton! Their hard work and perseverance certainly paid off.

Relay Challenge- 1st Place
Grand Prize Winners – 2nd place

Posted 1/22/23

Family Nature Workshops - Time Changed

We are moving the time of these workshops to 9:30, so as to not interfere with Land of Stories!

Hope to see you there.

Click article title to see flyer. Posted 1/19/23

Young American Poetry Digest!

Our school has been chosen to take part in a national poetry contest designed to share our youth's talents with others, supply a national audience for student writing, and provide a publishing opportunity for young poets. Click article title to learn more. You can pick up entry forms in the library. Posted 1/12/23

ASVAB Testing

This test is for 10-12th graders and will be offered on Friday, March 10. Click article title for more information. Posted 1/10/23

Huckleberry Room Update

Please click on article title to see the updated plan for the Huckleberry Room. Posted 1/9/23

Have an Old Phone?

How about donating it to support a technology and GPS/GIS mapping workshop? Click article title for more information. This new poster has updated directions. Posted 1/9/23

Paragraph Writing Workshop

This workshop will be for 1st-4th graders (5th grade permitted with mentor teacher recommendation only). Students must be able to independently compose a basic sentence, prior to enrolling. The workshop will be aimed at helping elementary age students develop their writing skills with a focus on expressing their own thoughts and opinions about the world around them. Using visual supports, students will learn how to compose a basic paragraph. By the end of the workshop, students should be able to independently compose a basic paragraph. Workshop will begin on 1-18-23 and run for 10 weeks. Click article title to sign up for this new workshop. Posted 12/12/22

Senior Graduation - Important Information!

Just a reminder that seniors need to complete the Senior Graduation Checklist form (even if you are not participating in the graduation ceremony) before January 31st.  Please click the article title for links to the Senior Graduation Checklist (Due before January 31), the Senior Graduation Packet, the Senior Shirt Order Form (Due before January 14) and the Senior Trip Survey (Due before December 9). Posted 11/17/22

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