4575 Alpine Road, Portola Valley, CA 94028
Phone: (650) 851-1777

Announcements for Week of April 21st - 25th
Welcome back from Spring break Corte Madera!
Student Council is hosting a dodgeball tournament in the gym this week, from Wednesday the 23rd to Friday the 25th. It will be an elimanation tournament, with teams of six. This tournament is for 6th through 8th graders only, and sign-ups are due Tuesday by recess.
Tomorrow, April 22nd Student Council will be hosting a set of basketball games in the gym for the fourth and fifth graders only. It will be heald in the MUR so stop on by!
This Friday will be Jersey day, so don't forget to dress up in your favorite sports uniforms.The spirit race is close, and we are getting near to the end of the year, so every point counts! The grade that wins recieves the spirit prize, an awesome day of fun provided by Student Council.
 We are having another bike walk day on Friday, April 25th, so make sure to walk, bike or carpool to school in order to get a snack and earn spirit points for your grade! 
Just a reminder CMS will host the 2nd Annual Walk to Washington DC Walkathon this Friday April 25th from 3:10- 4:15. This after-school event is the major fundraiser for the Washington DC Trip, and all funds raised will not only benefit this year's 8th grade class, but will also raise funds for the 4th-7th grade DC trips in the future. The event will kick off this Friday, April 25th wih a lunch time BBQ for all CMS students, sponsored by the PVSD PTO, and then Opening Ceremonies for the Walkathon begin at 3:10pm for what is sure to be an exciting and fun afternoon. A raffle will be held at the end of the event during Closing Ceremonies from 4:00-4:15pm. All students that turn in their sponsorship forms will be in the drawing to win raffle prizes.
Please gather up sponsors and donations and turn in the completed forms by Tuesday at 3pm.We hope to see you out there this Friday! The grade levels that meet their goals will win a pizza party!
Attention 8th graders. Please bring all P.V. Library Poetry Contest entiries to his room at the 10:40 break! Thank you
Reminder about dress code. Shorts and skirts need to be fingertip length and straps need to be 1inch thick. You will be dress- coded if you don't meet these requirements. 
This is a reminder that the Zots-to-Tots t-shirts designs are du this Friday. Please bring your art work to Ms. Horgan by the end of the week. 
Attention middle school students: The annual Redwood City Art show is happening on May 17th, and Ms. Horgan wants you to consider sumitting artwork for this competition. Artwork can be 2D or 3D, and does not have to be something you made during art class. See Ms. Horgan on Tues 4/22 & Thurs 4/24 at lunch or Flex to get a permission slip and discuss what work you will submit.