Sunday Night Call Week 12-5-22

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

Tennis Practice: Monday, December 5
This Monday afternoon our Tennis Team will be holding its first practice at 2:00pm at Sierra Vista Park.

Parent Workshop with Young & Healthy: Tuesday, December 6
This Tuesday night at 6:00pm, SMMS will be presenting a virtual Parent Workshop with Young and Healthy that includes follow up office hours for parents.

This month's topic is . . . 
Growth Mindset – the belief that with patience, practice, and perseverance, people have limitless potential to learn and grow

Having a growth mindset builds resilience and wires our brains for success academically and emotionally. Learn strategies and techniques for building a growth mindset in yourself and your family.

Please make certain to join us for this special opportunity to add to you skillset in supporting your student.  We will also have a raffle for some free giveaways.

PTSA Family Restaurant Day: Wednesday, December 7
This Wednesday from 10:00am-9:00pm, our SMMS PTSA is hosting a Family Restaurant Day at Panda Express. (3867 East Foothill Blvd, Pasadena) Thank you for your support of this fun event!

Spotlight Assemblies: Thursday, December 8
This Thursday morning we will be celebrating our students’ achievement with three grade level Spotlight Assemblies.

Hawks Den Demo Day & Pitch Competition: Thursday, December 8
This Thursday evening at 5:00pm in our multipurpose room, our Hawks Den Club will be hosting its Demo Day & Pitch Competition.  After 8 weeks of preparation, our teams will present their ideas to a panel of judges in a Shark Tank style competition.

School Spirit Day “Sports Day": December 9
This Friday is our next School Spirit Day, and the theme is Sports Day.  Students and staff are encouraged to dress in the gear of their favorite team or sport.

For information about all of these events and more, please be certain to visit our school website at and like us on Facebook as well.  If you have a CANVAS account you can also visit our SMMS Parents and SMMS Students pages.

Have a wonderful evening, and I look forward to seeing you tomorrow.