STEM Research Application
April 2016 Standardized Testing Coming!
We'll post a CAASPP Testing details soon for April 2016. Students not taking the tests will attend class as normal. Students taking the tests will attend testing according to details provided soon.
Smarter Balanced: April 5-8, Juniors only.
CST Science: April 20, Sophomores only.
Common Core Info
What is the Common Core? What does it mean for day-to-day
teaching and learning? Whether you are a teacher, parent, or student, you may want to
FUHSD Common Core Info Page
to learn more about the Common Core State Standards.
Course Information Fair
On Thursday, February 25th, there will be a special schedule. During the Course Information Fair from 10:05 – 11:15 a.m., current 9th, 10th, and 11th graders will be visiting various classrooms and departments to make decisions about their courses for the 2016-2017 school year. 12th graders will be taking the Senior Panoramic picture in the gym at the beginning of brunch and then are able to leave campus for the remainder of the CIF period. The locations of teachers/presentations about different courses can be found here.
Sign Up For AP Exams: 2/1-2/26
AP exam registration forms may be picked up at the ASB Desk in the Main Office at brunch, lunch, and after
school from February 1 through February 26. You must have your current student ID to register,
and checks should be made payable to the Fremont Union High School
District. Keep in mind that there are no refunds, and no late registration will be accepted. Registration closes February 26th. For more
information, view the
Advanced Placement Letter to Students and Parents.
The Spring Parenting Classes begin March 2nd. Please see the Parenting Page for more information.
Join and Support MV PTSA
Please consider joining the Monta Vista PTSA (Parent, Teacher, Student Association).
Membership is only $10 per person, with meeting attendance and volunteering not
To join, visit the
PTSA Sign-up Page.
To learn more about the MV PTSA, visit the
PTSA Home Page.
Senior All-Night Graduation Party
Seniors, get your ticket for the Senior All-Night Party. First, see how much fun last year's seniors
had in this
SANP 2015 Video.
Instructions for purchasing a SANP 2016 ticket can be found
and the ticket price is currently $150 (but increase on February 12th). For more info, go to the
MV SANP Web Page.
The 2015-2016 school year is now in session. To view important dates including vacation and progress reports, see the
School Calendar 2015-2016.
Doodle 4 Google CA Winner: Christina Wu
Congratulations to Christina Wu for her entry into the annual Doodle 4 Google competition. This year's theme was "What makes me... me." She is a California finalist! You can vote for her entry and see other Doodle 4 Google winners by clicking on her artwork above or at this Google link.
Congrats to Intel STS Competitors
Many Monta Vista Students competed in this year's Intel Science Talent Search. Julia Cho, Meghal Gupta, Ajay Jain, and Albert Zeng were all semifinalists. Pranav Srinivas is a finalist, with “Boolean Network Modeling for Systematic Identification of Deregulated Pathways and Anticancer Drug Resistance.” Congratulations to all competitors and good luck at the Washington D.C. finals in March, Pranav!
US News Gold Medal High School
US News has published a list of "gold medal" high schools, and Monta Vista ranks
16th in California. To see the list, and learn more about the criteria used to determine these rankings, visit
US News - Best California High Schools.