MATES Community Network

Deadline Friday!

The order form for Karl Johnson Silhouette Artist is due Friday, Nov. 17th!  Take advantage of the timing to create some wonderful holiday gifts.  Silhouettes are cut during school – it takes less than 5 minutes.

Follow link for more information and to print the order form:  MORE INFO

Watch Karl in action – it’s fascinating!! CUTARTS.COM

Restaurant Night…Week!

We are thrilled that Fusion Grill offered to extend our restaurant night to include Monday through Friday this week to make it available to everyone!  Our official day is Tuesday, but bring in the flyer and they will honor it all week, all day!  Great location close to school in the Vons shopping center on Erbes.

Print Flyer Here

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Tomorrow Morning!

The MATES Fun Run is tomorrow morning starting with the 3rd-5th graders at 8:30am, followed by the K-2nd at 10:30am.  Come out and cheer them on or grab a sharpie and mark laps or pass out water to the runners! (sorry, younger siblings not permitted during school hours)

Don’t forget, your child should come in clothing and shoes appropriate for running.  They will be given their t-shirt in class before the run.

We thank our sponsors who help provide funding for our spirit shirts we give to all students and staff for free!

Executive Sponsors

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Event Sponsors

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Starting Tomorrow Morning!

We are so excited our own MATES Running Club is kicking off tomorrow morning!  Get your kids up a little early and join in the fun Tuesday morning at 7:45am.  We have an amazing new leadership team that is excited to get those kids out there to have some fun and get their day off to a great start! Required Permission Slip Download: Run Club Permission Slip

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Don’t Miss Thursday’s Safety Night

Parents, on November 2nd, we are having our second PARENT EMPOWERMENT NIGHT.  We are thrilled to have a nationally recognized expert on child safety, Patti Fitzgerald, here to give a talk about how to keep our children safe Read More

Thursday’s Dinner – Check!

Join the MATES community for a restaurant night fundraiser at the new Prawn & Basil restaurant on T.O. Boulevard!  Come for lunch or dinner and bring in the flyer (link below) and MCN will receive a donation of 20% of your food and beverage bill, before taxes.  SEE YOU THERE!


More Information…HERE

Wild West Book Fair This Week!

All week the Book Fair is open in the Dance Room!!   You can join your student to shop before and after school.  You also have the option to purchase credit for your student to use during the school day.

Saddle up and mosey on over to see what great selections there are for your kids and future gifts for friends and relatives too.

Follow the link for all book fair information and the form to print.

Click HERE

Direct Donation Week 3 Update

It’s our last week of the initial Direct Donation Drive for 2017-18!!  We encourage you to take part in the drive as you’ll see the classroom with the highest participation (not dollar amount) in both the upper and lower grades, wins an extra recess and fruit pop!  Also a special spirit stick to all students of families that participate.  The results for Week 3 are included here!  Let’s go!

Go to the Direct Donation Page to download the forms HERE.

Or just click here to donate with credit card online:
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Coming Up


Coming up on Oct. 6th!!  Plan ahead, bring a picnic or a meal for purchase from  Jose’s Taco’s.

Chicken or beef taco combo meal for $6.  Quesadillas and drinks a la cart $1.

Bring blankets, chairs, and flashlights!

Please remember no one is allowed to play on the playground at our evening events.  Remind your kids and please keep an eye on them.

CLICK here to open flyer


Direct Donation is in full swing!  Please drop off your checks in the office or donate online HERE.  Your student(s) receives a spirit stick and the first classroom to have 100% participation wins an extra recess and fruit popsicle!

Currently we are at 17% Participation – With only 2 weeks left we hope we can raise that to 100%! 

Your donations support our wonderful programs throughout the year like Abilities Awareness Fair, Music Day, STEAM Night, Family Movie Night and more!

Go directly to the Direct Donation Page for weekly updates.

We are looking for volunteers for our new assembly the Abilities Awareness Fair on October 11th – 13th.  Find out more information about this amazing experience for our children and how you can help HERE.  We hope you can carve out some time to come in and assist the students so they have the best experience. Sign up below.
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You can find just the right volunteer spot for you on our Current Opportunities page which shares our immediate volunteer needs, but also by clicking the sign up button at the bottom, you can see all the options offered throughout the year.  Take a moment and see what interests you.  The only way we can put on so many events and programs is with parents pulling together to make it happen.  Thank you!Website Header (3)VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Coconut Crab Fundraiser

Join us for our first restaurant night fundraiser of the year at our very own MATES family owned restaurant, Coconut Crab!!   Today through Sunday Sept. 24th!!!  Bring in your flyer and Coconut Crab will donate 20% of your food and beverage bill, before taxes, to MCN!!

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Download Coconut Crab flyer