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Are you ready to test your skills against the might of the Mustangs at Monticello Academy?  We will be holding a gaming tournament where you’ll have the chance to compete against other students in three possible games: 

  1. Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (X-Box) 

  1. Super Street Fighter 2 (SNES Version) 

  1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Switch) 

Students may compete in one, two, or all three games if they choose.  

 

Date and Time 

The game will be held in the PC Lab on Tuesday, May 28, at 4:00 PM.  Spectator seating is limited but available.   

 

Rules 

Students will be seeded into brackets at random.  Winning students progress through the bracket until a first-place winner is chosen.  This will be a double elimination tournament. 

 

Prizes 

Each 1st place winner is awarded a special prize provided by the Gamemaster. 

 

Participants and Registration 

Students in grades 4-8 are eligible for participation in this tournament.  The cost to register is 100GP from Classcraft which will be collected by the Gamemaster.  Please ask your parents for permission before signing up. To sign up, visit https://forms.gle/CNGvTSbDc9p2hby2A 

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 5/24/19




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This event is hosted in the school auditorium for all K-8th-grade students on Friday May 10 from 1:30 - 3:30 PM. The event will be set up as an open forum with various tables that students can go to for information. We are currently asking for parent volunteers to be guest speakers. By being a part of this event, you are helping our students by giving them the opportunity to gain valuable insights and knowledge about different career paths, inspire them to take their education further, and show them the endless career possibilities that they can access through hard work and determination. If you are interested in sharing your knowledge and inspiring children about your career, here is what you will need to do:

  1. E-mail Mrs. Evon Melchor at emelchor@monticelloacademy.org.
  2. Bring any materials relating to your job.
  3. If you would like to pass out any information or anything, you are welcome to do so.
  4. Be prepared for lots of information.
  5. Have fun!
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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 5/7/19




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Great news!! Due to the high demand of Horseback Riding Camp, we are adding another session for more students to enjoy this wonderful experience. The new session will be from July 8 to July 12, in replacement of Wood Builder Camp. Act fast, before the camps are full! Please click on the link to obtain further information on tuition, camps, application, and summer school: http://www.monticelloacademy.org/summer.
If you have any questions regarding summer camp or school, please e-mail Mrs. Rebecca Leung at rlueng@monticelloacademy.org.

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 5/7/19




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This month, our news team covers the value of friendships, this month's SLO, and school updates.  View our latest episode of the MASG News by visiting https://youtu.be/UKqEg_ptVyc

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 4/26/19




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Cake Wars is just around the corner!  View our special report from the MASG News crew by visiting: https://youtu.be/jdFRpArXCDE.

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 3/22/19




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This week, our news team covers the upcoming play performance, this month's SLO, Spirit Week, and school updates.  View our latest episode of the MASG News by visiting https://youtu.be/G8N8M_vAtYY

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 2/28/19




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Camp Monticello and Summer School registration is now open!  It will be a summer to remember, filled with friendship and memories.  Open the attachment for a list of the summer adventures.  If you want to register, please click on the link below:
http://www.monticelloacademy.org/summer

 

If you have any questions regarding summer camp or school, please e-mail Mrs. Rebecca Leung at rlueng@monticelloacademy.org
 

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 2/5/19




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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 1/28/19




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The MASG Middle School Semi-Formal Dance will be hosted on Friday, February 1 from 4:00PM-7:00 PM in the school auditorium. Students must be in grade 5 through 8.  Current students are welcome to bring non-Monticello Academy students but will be required to complete the “Dance Guest Pass Authorization” form. This form can be obtained at the front office.  All ex-Monticello Academy students are welcome to attend without having to complete the “Dance Guest Pass Authorization Form” since we already have their files on record.  Parents are responsible to notify us of any personal information changes. There will be a sign-up sheet for parent volunteers, which will be sent out soon with further information.  Tickets for this event are now on sale at the front office.  It will be a flat rate of $12.00 per ticket.  Your ticket will include your entrance and food.  For this special event, we will serve pizza, chips, and fruits with some specialty areas, such as drink/sundae bar and candy bars. There will be no entrance cost for any parent volunteers.  

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 1/25/19




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Open registration for the 2019-2020 school year and Camp Monticello 2019 Registration will be available to all current and new students on Saturday, January 26, starting at 10:00 AM.  Our Open House will hold tours every 15 minutes.  We hope to see you there!

 

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Posted by: Arrash Jaffarzadeh
Published: 1/25/19




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Our annual Talent Show event is Thursday, January 24th at 4:30pm. This event is open to Monticello Academy Students (Kindergarten through 8th grade). If you want to be part of this event, you must prepare a PERFORMANCE READY audition video and submit through an online application (DEADLINE: 1/10). The submission link and more information is available on the Monticello Academy homepage or you may click HERE.  

 

Questions? Email Ms. Natalie at nhaworth-liu@monticelloacademy.org.  

 

We can’t wait to see all the amazing talent at Monticello Academy!

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 11/26/18




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Monticello Academy hosted our first robotics scrimmage for the community on Saturday, October 13th and it was a huge success. We have seven other teams around the Bay Area joined us. Robotics students described the experience was intense, realistic and eye-opening. Each student learned something new and how to better prepare for the upcoming qualifying tournament on Sunday, November 4th. Big shout-out to parents, alumni, and administrators for being there to volunteer and support our students.

 

 

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 10/16/18




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For the month of October, we will focus on helping our student to build their Creativity through various hands-on activities in the classroom.  Students will learn to know and understand about influential people and artists who impact their community and world, as well as demonstrating self-expression in their assignments.

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 10/16/18




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Save the date for our annual Trunks and Treats event that will be hosted on Friday, October 26 from 5:00PM-6:30PM, right before the K-8th Halloween Festival. If you are interested in hosting a trunk filled with candies for the children, please click here to sign up.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.  Come and join in this fun family event!

 

-Sponsored by the Extra Mile Teacher’s Club

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 9/26/18




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The Taekwondo Poomsae Seminar that was held on Saturday, September 22 was a great experience for our athletes.  Each participant learned something new in their taekwondo training.  This seminar was held by US Poomsae Team Coach and World Championship medalist, Master Barbara Brand at the Monticello Academy Lochinvar Campus for our intermediate and advanced students.  Athletes received great one-on-one training, helped improve their flexibility as well as various other techniques such as stances, strikes, and kicks.  Big thank you to Master Brand for making the trip out here and sharing her knowledge with our athletes!


 

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 9/26/18




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Your child’s fall school portraits were sent home today.  Please check with your child or look in their binder. Ordering is optional, and if you would like to order the pictures, there are two ways to place your order:

  1. Order online at www.preschoolsmiles.com.
    1. Enter the Picture ID code at the top of the envelope.
    2. Fill out the form that follows. It will ask for the Security code which is also below the Picture ID code.
    3. Choose your package options based on how many poses you would like to order.
    4. Go to the shopping cart and pay for your package.
    5. Pictures will be delivered to the school within 2-3 weeks.
  2. Complete the information on the envelope.
    1. Fill out your information.
    2. Choose which package and poses you want.
    3. Write a check made payable to “Lifetouch” and put it in the envelope.
    4. Submit envelope to the front office by September 28, 2018.
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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 9/17/18




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Create a lasting memory at Monticello Academy by painting a tile to be put on our school walls.  Make a design of your choice and leave a piece of your creativity on our walls.  Cost for each tile is $10.00.  The tiles will go on sale this week from September 17th – September 21st.  Pick a tile and a timeslot that you can design your masterpiece.  Tile painting will occur the week of September 24th – September 28th. All proceeds will go to the 8th-grade fundraising for their East Coast Trip.  If you have any questions, please email our parent coordinator, Mrs. Diana Savastio, at dsavastio@monticelloacademy.org. 

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 9/17/18




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Friday, September 14th from 6:30PM-8:30 PM in the school auditorium.  We will feature Disney’s “Coco”.  All students and parents are welcome!  This is a free event hosted by the Extra Mile Teachers Club.  All students must be accompanied by an adult.  Bring your own dinner, lawn chairs, blankets, pillows, etc. and join us for a fun evening!  Sweets will be sold with all proceeds going to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital.  We hope to see you all there!

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 9/5/18




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Our Kindergarten Back to School Night is Friday, August 17 after school.  Please join us!

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Posted by: Ling Lam
Published: 8/17/18




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Welcome to 2018/2019 academic year.  We are looking forward to a wonderful year with our Monticello Academy families, students, and parents.  Go Mustangs!

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Posted by: Ling Lam
Published: 8/17/18




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We would like to extend a special Thank You to the parents who volunteered their time in participating in our Career Day. Your willingness to share your expertise will impact our students for years to come. A special thanks to each of the participants helped inspire our young people to reach for their dreams: Santa Clara Fire Department – Engine 97, Dr. Lucero, Dr. Chang, Santa Clara Police Department – Officer Larson, Mrs. Shubha Asopa, Dr. Chong, and Mrs. Barkha Jain.

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 5/14/18




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We would like to extend a Congratulations to all of our participants in our First Spelling Bee. The winner of this year's Spelling Bee was Keshav Karthik from 3A. We would also like to thank The Extra Mile Teacher's Club for organizing and putting on our Spelling Bee. We would also like to thank the teachers who volunteered their time to judge and announce during the Spelling Bee: Mrs. Natalie Haworth-Liu, Ms. Lonie Fullerton, and Mr. Jaffarzadeh. A special thank you to Mrs. Trinh for allowing us to put on this special event and we look forward to next years.

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Posted by: Admin Jaffarzadeh
Published: 5/14/18