Weekly Newsletter
September 11, 2020
MAP Growth Testing
We are excited to introduce a new testing tool that will help us help your students. MAP testing will be testing what your students know, then give us (you, your student, and teachers) feedback on how best we can work together for academic success. This will be replacing our previous testing methods with ITED. For more information, click on the link below.

MVA Spirit Week, September 8-11
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SA Vespers Friday, September 11

What a great way to end a week!!

Join us for Zoom Vespers at 6:00 pm.
Meeting ID 791 3529 4015 // Passcode: 0MGm6U
Student Association

Elections September 17-18

The candidates will have a chance to present his or her speech during chapel. If interested in seeking a position and meets all eligibility criteria, you must submit an application before the deadline on Monday, September 14, 2020.
Supply Pick-Up/Drop-Off Day, Friday, September 18, 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM

Only the students who are contacted by the teachers for pick-up need to come to MVA. However, you are more than welcome to drop off donations for COVID Care Packages, which is collected by Chaplain Lee. He will receive them at the gym parking lot and will have his car trunk open for the donations. They will get delivered to Krissy Dufala the same day, who will distribute them to the homeless, elderly, and those working on the front line.
Community Service Hours

Twenty five community service hours for each year of attendance are required for graduation. Here are some projects to earn service hours:

Free grocery drive-thru Sunday, 9/13/20 at 3 PM - 6 PM
Volunteers are needed at the Mountain View Central Church on Sabbath at 3 PM- 6 PM,
Contact Janet at janetabbey@yahoo.co.uk

COVID Care Packages for the homeless, elderly and those working on the front line

Miramonte school tutoring: email Sydney Chan at chansidney@mountainviewacademy.org
Reminder to use Amazon Smile

"Online shopping is growing so fast that the global online shopping market size is predicted to hit 4 trillion in 2020. And in the US alone, we’re expecting to have 300 million online shoppers in 2023. That’s 91% of the entire country’s population!" (Ouellette)

If you shop online, particularly through Amazon, you can support Mountain View Academy. Use smile.amazon.com as your log-in portal, then use your regular Amazon log in to access the site. Designate an organization by entering Mountain View Academy in Mountain View, California. Amazon supports non-profit organizations and charities.

Thank you to those who have been using smile.amazon.com

Reference: Ouellette, Coral. "Online Shopping Statistics You Need to Know in 2020." OptinMonster, 3 Jan. 2020, www.optinmonster.com/online-shopping-statistics
Upcoming Events
September:
11 SA Vespers at 6 PM
17-18 SA Elections
18 Student Supply Pick Up Day
21-24 MAP Testing
24 Last Day to Drop Class
24-25 Leadership Conference

October
1-2 LIFE TOUCH Senior Portrait Day
5-9 Fall Week of Prayer
16 End of 1st Quarter
Mountain View Academy
360 S Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View, CA 94041
(650) 967-2324