Sunday Night Call Week of 3-29-21

Good Evening Sierra Madre Parents & Students, this is Mr. Newsom with some important information about the upcoming week at our middle school.

SMMS Re-Opening: Tuesday, April 20
We are excited to announce that SMMS will be re-opening its doors for in-person learning on April 20th.  Please make certain to visit our SMMS Re-Opening page for the latest updates and information regarding this significant transition.

“A” Monday: Monday, March 29
Tomorrow is an “A” Monday, and students will attend their classes for Periods 1, 2 & 3

School Tour: Tuesday, March 30
This Tuesday morning, we will be hosting a school tour at 9:15am.

https://pusd.webex.com/meet/newsom.garrett

Cesar Chavez Day: Wednesday, March 31
There will be no school this Wednesday in honor of Cesar Chavez Day.

Coffee with the Principal: Thursday, Aprile 1
This Thursday morning at 9:00am, we will be hosting a Coffee with the Principal to discuss the process and protocols for SMMS’ re-opening.  A recording of the presentation will also be made available on our SMMS Parents page.

https://pusd.webex.com/pusd/j.php?MTID=m8c65798af15572f5e4d0c2b25adc0010

Classroom Preparation Days:  Thursday, April 1 – Friday, April 2, Monday, April 12
In preparation for our schools’ re-opening teachers will have April 1, 2 & 12 to set up their classrooms for in-person learning.  Depending on need, teachers will have the option to provide live instruction and/or asynchronous activities for their students.  Please be certain to check your Canvas pages for further directions on those days.

Parent Survey Deadline: Wednesday, April 7
The deadline to choose whether you would like to return to in-person learning is Wednesday, April 7.  Please be certain to visit the following link to select your option. https://www.pusd.us/survey

Spring Break: Monday, April 5 – Friday, April 9
There will be no school next week due to Spring Break.  Classes will resume remotely on Tuesday, April 13

Weekly Webex Challenge Winners
Congratulations to Micah Clausen, Matthew Khuu, Mackenzie Kish, Jesse Liou, Shaunt Manuelian & Alex Yiakoumatos.  Due to this week’s schedule we will not be hosting the Challenge.  However, we will begin anew after spring break.

For information about all of these events and more, please be certain to visit our school website at smms.pusd.us and like us on Facebook as well.

Have a wonderful evening, and we look forward to seeing you all online tomorrow.