Mountain Oaks School
An Innovative K-12 Charter School
Serving Homeschooling Families from Calaveras, Amador, Tuolumne, Alpine, Stanislaus and San Joaquin Counties since 1984
1-888-MTN-OAKS or 1-888-686-6257

Parent Volunteer Opportunities
ONSITE:
Ongoing Projects for Drop-Ins:
Tasks/activities that always need to be done such as shelve books, photocopying, clean-up, etc.

One-Time Projects for weekends or after school:
Scheduled, organized activities such as planting a vegetable garden on such-and-such a date

OFF-SITE:
Take-Home Projects:
List research needing to be done

Pick up Supplies:
Provide an ongoing list of things needing to be picked up and a deadline so teachers know if it's not picked up by a certain date, they will have to get it themselves.

Run Errands:
Post a To-Do list of errands that need to be completed.

Amador Site Announcements
Activities are open to all Mountain Oaks students.

STAR Science Test for Grade 5, 8 & 10
From April 22-25, grades 5, 8 and 10 will take their STAR Science Test.

San Andreas Site
Grade 5 - Tuesday, April 22 from 9A-12N
Grade 8 - Tuesday, April 22 from 1-4P
Grade 10 - Thursday, April 24 from 9-12A OR 1-4P
Grades 5, 8 & 10 Make-Up - Friday, April 25 from 9A-12N

Ione Site
Grades 5 & 8 - Thursday, April 24 from 8:45A-12N
Grade 10 - Thursday, April 24 from 12:45-4P
Grades 5, 8 & 10 Make-Up - Friday, April 25 (arrange time with mentor teacher)

Sonora Site
Grades 5, 8, 10 - Tuesday, April 22 from 10A-1P
Chromebooks Available for Checkout Again
You may again check out a Chromebook at the San Andreas or Ione site beginning on Monday, April 21st. As before, parents must sign the Chromebooks out.
GREAT OPPORTUNITY for 10th-12th GRADERS
ASVAB Career Exploration Testing

When: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time: 9:30-12:30
FREE :)

Come find out what you are good at -- Your abilities and aptitude! Yes, this is the military entrance testing, but you can use it to get some feedback as to possible careers to pursue. If you are a Sophomore - Senior at our school, you have this unique opportunity to take this highly informative testing.

Sign up at the front office of your site, or you can email or call Janice (jsewell@ccoe.k12.ca.us or 754-0532 ext. 2245).
At the Annual Retreat many attendees expressed an interest in having more Parent Education available. We would like your input in order to develop a variety of Parent Education opportunities that will meet the needs of our homeschool/independent study parents and guardians. Please click on the article title to access the survey. Future offerings will be developed based on the results of this survey.
The front desk in San Andreas has Papa Murphy's Coupon Cards that we are selling to raise money for Athletics. The cards cost $5.00 each and have eight different coupons on them.

Click the article title to see the deals!
Workshop Schedule in San Andreas for April and May
April 7-11: Core HS workshops (math, English, science), pre-algebra and theater

April 14-18: No workshops the week of CAASPP testing

April 21-25: SA STAR testing, same workshop schedule as April 7-11

Exceptions:
Watercolors will be on April 10th and May 8th
Dissection will be on April 24th and May 22nd

April 28-May 23: All workshops resume and continue into May. Look at the workshop schedule on the web to see when individual workshops will end. (Most end the week of May 19-23.)
Click here to visit website where you can purchase insurance for Chromebooks. Enter PROMO CODE: mountainoaks

If you insured a Chromebook during the 2012-2013 school year and returned it for the summer, you will need to call your insurance company when you check out one for the 2013-2014 school year and change the serial number of the device on your policy.
Click article title for a list of Health Care Resources available to Mountain Oaks families.
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