Friday, May 24


Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

“Mankind is composed of two sorts of men- those who love and create, and those who hate and destroy.”


7th Graders- Did you remember to bring your McNear’s permission forms? Give them to your Panther Time teacher TODAY!

Students remember that you are not allowed to use headphones- wireless or wired- during school hours. That includes airpods! Like your cellphones and other electronics, they must be POWERED OFF and PLACED IN YOUR BACKPACK for the duration of the school day.

Attention 6th graders! Remember that your Green A-Team applications are due FRIDAY May 31st in the front office by 3:30pm. Green applications have been distributed to your 6th grade teachers and can also be found in the front office and library. If you have any more questions, please see Ms. Varboncoeur in room 25, lower sun. 

Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.

Thursday, May 23


Friday, May 24th, 2019

“How has their sacrifice [as service members] made a difference in our lives?”

Attention 6th and 7th graders! TODAY is the last day to turn in design submissions for next year’s Yearbook cover. Please bring them to Room 45 Upper Wind or email digital submissions to Ms. Zeisler. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.

It’s Kiddo! Carnival time!! Discount vouchers to the annual carnival are on sale now at the Kiddo! office TODAY from 8:30am-1:00pm. Sales will also take place at the Community Center today. THERE ARE NO TICKET SALES AT THE MIDDLE SCHOOL. The Carnival will be operating all weekend, and after the Memorial Day Parade, make sure you enjoy A Day on the Green at the Community Center. Details are on the Kiddo! website. STUDENTS ALSO REMEMBER THAT THE ENTIRE CARNIVAL SETUP IS OFF LIMITS TO STUDENTS UNTIL THE CARNIVAL OPENS TO THE PUBLIC ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON. This means you cannot be on or near rides or other attractions before or during school.

We’re proud of all of our students who represented MVMS at the World Savvy Festival at Mills College yesterday. Teams received awards at the middle school level for Sustainability and at the high school level in the Social Justice and Human Rights division. Great job!

7th Graders- Did you remember to bring your McNear’s permission forms? Give them to your Panther Time teacher TODAY!

Students remember that you are not allowed to use headphones- wireless or wired- during school hours. That includes airpods! Like your cellphones and other electronics, they must be POWERED OFF and PLACED IN YOUR BACKPACK for the duration of the school day.

Attention 6th graders! Remember that your Green A-Team applications are due NEXT FRIDAY May 31st in the front office by 3:30pm. Green applications have been distributed to your 6th grade teachers and can also be found in the front office and library. If you have any more questions, please see Ms. Varboncoeur in room 25, lower sun. 

Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.

Wednesday, May 22


Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

“A heart full of love and compassion is the main source of inner strength, willpower, happiness, and mental tranquility.”

Attention 6th and 7th graders! Tomorrow is the last day to turn in design submissions for next year’s Yearbook cover. Please bring them to Room 45 Upper Wind or email digital submissions to Ms. Zeisler. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.

It’s Kiddo! Carnival time!! Discount vouchers to the annual carnival are on sale now at the Kiddo! office from 8:30am-3:30pm today and on Friday from 8:30am-1:00pm. Sales will also take place at the Community Center today and Friday. The Carnival will be operating all weekend, and following the Memorial Day Parade make sure you enjoy A Day on the Green at the Community Center. Details are on the Kiddo! website.

7th Graders- Did you remember to bring your McNear’s permission forms? Give them to your Panther Time teacher TODAY!

Students remember that you are not allowed to use headphones- wireless or wired- during school hours. That includes airpods! Like your cellphones and other electronics, they must be POWERED OFF and PLACED IN YOUR BACKPACK for the duration of the school day.

Attention 6th graders! Remember that your Green A-Team applications are due NEXT FRIDAY May 31st in the front office by 3:30pm. Green applications have been distributed to your 6th grade teachers and can also be found in the front office and library. If you have any more questions, please see Ms. Varboncoeur in room 25, lower sun. 

Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.


Tuesday, May 21


Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

“Nice words are free, so choose words that please another’s ears.”

Attention 6th and 7th graders! How are those Yearbook cover designs for next year coming? They are due this Friday, May 24th to room 45 in Upper Wind. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Digital submissions are also welcomed- just email them to Ms. Zeisler. Submissions are due by Friday, May 24th. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.

It’s Kiddo! Carnival time!! Discount vouchers to the annual carnival are on sale now at the Kiddo! office from 8:30am-3:30pm today and tomorrow and on Friday from 8:30am-1:00pm. Sales will also take place at the Community Center on Thursday and Friday. The Carnival will be operating all weekend, and following the Memorial Day Parade make sure you enjoy A Day on the Green at the Community Center. Details are on the Kiddo! website.

7th Graders- Ok it’s that time: McNear’s field trip forms are now officially due to your Panther Time teacher! Turn them in TODAY!

Students remember that you are not allowed to use headphones- wireless or wired- during school hours. That includes airpods! Like your cellphones and other electronics, they must be POWERED OFF and PLACED IN YOUR BACKPACK for the duration of the school day.
Attention all 7th grade newly accepted WEB Leaders. Mr. Aquino and Ms. Varboncoeur are excited to meet all of you and welcome you to the program during our FIRST MANDATORY EVENT, Spring Play Day!! Spring Play Day is TODAY from 2-3:30 in the gym. Check Google Classroom and your email for more information and we look forward to seeing you there! 
Attention 6th graders! We enjoyed meeting you at the A-Team informational meeting yesterday. Don't forget that your Green A-Team applications are due NEXT FRIDAY June 1st in the front office by 3:30pm. Green applications have been distributed to your 6th grade teachers and can also be found in the front office and library. If you have any more questions, please see Ms. Varboncoeur in room 25, lower sun. 

Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.

Monday, May 20


Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

“There is nothing that costs so little nor goes so far as courtesy.”

Attention 6th and 7th graders! How are those Yearbook cover designs for next year coming? They are due this Friday, May 24thto room 45 in Upper Wind. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Digital submissions are also welcomed- just email them to Ms. Zeisler. Submissions are due by Friday, May 24th. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.

7th Graders- Ok it’s that time: McNear’s field trip forms are now officially due to your Panther Time teacher! Turn them in by Wednesday, May 22nd!

Students you are reminded that you are not allowed to use headphones, wireless or wired during school hours- that includes airpods! Like your cellphones and other electronics, they must be POWERED OFF and PLACED IN YOUR BACKPACK for the duration of the school day.

Attention 6th graders! Do you remember going through WEB Orientation at the beginning of your 6th grade year? Were you hoping to one day be an 8th grade WEB Leader? Are you looking for ways to get involved in the MVMS community? Well then, the WEB A-Team is a great option for you! The A-TEAM is a major part of the running of WEB program. A-TEAM members help in the background of the orientation before school starts.  They organize supplies, ready orientation folders, and help manage all logistics that seamlessly make the day a success. And, A-TEAM members help run the lollipop sales during lunch for the rest of the year! Interested in applying to be an A-Teamer? Green applications have been distributed to your 6th grade teachers and can also be found in the front office and library. Want to learn more about A-Team before applying? An informational meeting will be held at lunch Tuesday in the multimedia room. Ms. Varboncoeur & Mr. Aquino can answer any questions you may have and you will have a chance to talk with current A-Teamers at the meeting as well! Bring your lunch and stop by--we look forward to meeting you!

Attention all 7th grade newly accepted WEB Leaders. Mr. Aquino and Ms. Varboncoeur are excited to meet all of you and welcome you to the program during our FIRST MANDATORY EVENT, Spring Play Day!! Spring Play Day is THIS WEDNESDAY, 5/22 from 2-3:30 in the gym. Check Google Classroom and your email for more information and we look forward to seeing you there!

Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.


Friday, May 17


Monday, May 20th, 2019

“America is woven of many strands.”

Attention 6th and 7th graders! How are those Yearbook cover designs for next year coming? They are due this Friday, May 24th to room 45 in Upper Wind. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Digital submissions are also welcomed- just email them to Ms. Zeisler. Submissions are due by Friday, May 24th. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.


7th Graders- Ok it’s that time: McNear’s field trip forms are now officially due to your Panther Time teacher! Turn them in by Wednesday, May 22nd!


Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.

Thursday, May 16


Friday, May 17th, 2019

“We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.”

It’s Spirit Week here at MVMS! Take your Friday TROPICAL! Break out those Hawaiian shirts and other school appropriate tropics-inspired outfits TODAY for our final day of spirit week. Thanks to everyone who participated. Go Panthers!

Attention 6th and 7th graders! Have any great ideas for the cover for next year’s Yearbook? We want you to design it! Submit drawings of your idea to room 45 in upper wind. Remember to include your full name and grade level on the back. Digital submissions are also welcomed- just email them to Ms. Zeisler. Submissions are due by Friday, May 24th. Questions? See Ms. Zeisler in Room 45.

The Book Fair closes TODAY! Come by before school, recess or at lunch to buy those last minute summer reads and gifts!

We need your coins for our Coin Drive!  Let’s see if we can fill up that giant jar! Bring coins to the library to help raise money to buy classroom libraries for the Bayside MLK School in Marin City.  All Mill Valley public schools are working together with a goal to raise $10,000….please bring us your coins!

7th Graders- The end of the year is fast approaching and it’s time to turn in your McNear’s field trip forms to your Panther Time teacher!


Students! This is a reminder that skateboarding and scootering are not allowed on school grounds AT ANY TIME. This includes before, during and after school and the weekends. Please utilize the skate park for these activities.