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ECS Graduation

On June 7th, 2018, the ECS students celebrated the completion of their first year of school. Students in the Arabic and Urdu Language Option classes performed delightful songs to proud parents and family members. After, all the ECS students performed their amazing “Thank you” song to give thanks to everyone that made this a successful

Community Helpers Week

Community Helpers Visit: “One person can make a difference and everyone should try!" The first week of May was Community Helper Week! Grade 1 students in Mrs. Pollett’s Class, Ms. Lee’s Class, Ms. Mawji’s Class, Mrs. Yanofsky’s Class and Ms. Khandani’s Class had the opportunities to meet and learn from some very special visitors! These

Bricks 4 Kids Building Things Workshops

For the past week, Mountain View has been host to Bricks 4 Kids! Bricks 4 Kidz provided Mountain View students with an extraordinary opportunity to learn, build, and play with LEGO® Bricks. Grades 1-4 each had an exciting, hands-on, in-class experience where they built on their curricular outcomes in science of structures, buoyancy, and/or simple

Self-Control Assembly

Self-Control Assembly By: Filzah Iqbal 4H Our Self-Control Assembly took place on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The book we focused on was The Berenstain Bears Don't Pollute Anymore, and this book taught us a lot about Self-Control! After reading this book, students created artwork that shared how we can use self-control to care for our

Grade 4 Recyclers!

Grade 4 students at Mountain View have been busy helping our school and environment by running our drink container recycling program! Each day at lunch recess, volunteer grade 4 students make their rounds to each classroom to collect drink containers. They then work as a team to empty, clean and count the containers. It's hard,

Character Education with The NED Program!

Students at Mountain View campus recently enjoyed an entertaining presentation from The NED Show, a school wide character education program that promotes a culture of kindness and excellence in the school setting. NED is a lovable cartoon character whose name reminds students to always follow three simple guiding principles: Never give up, Encourage others, and

Slime A Palooza Success

This was a community engagement event held for Mountain View families. Bringing families together to build connection.   ½ Cup Elmer's White School Glue ½ Cup Water 5 - 7 Drops of food coloring MIX WELL Add 1 TSP of Slime Solution (Recipe Below) MIX VERY WELL FOR MINIMALLY 2 MINUTES Add 1

Clay for Kids with Grade 3!

The Grade 3 students at Mountain View campus recently tested their hands on building skills with a visit from Clay for Kids. Students made coiled Indian elephant pots to supplement our Social Studies focus on India and learned about the specific properties of clay as a building material. They discovered that when working with clay,

Grade 2 Ukrainian Cultural Presentation

On Friday, April 20, the Grade Two classes had the opportunity to take part in a Ukrainian Cultural presentation and dance workshop in the Mountain View Campus gymnasium. Students began their morning by engaging in a discussion about Ukrainian history and culture while looking at some artwork and artifacts. Students then got to practice traditional