Congratulations to ALL our junior high girls for competing in this year's Ramona Challenge! We are so proud of all the girls for representing Mission Elementary so well and for bringing home the following awards:
• 1st place - 7/8th gr. STEM Rubber Band Car Competition
• 2nd place- 5/6th gr. STEM Rubber Band Car Competition
• 1st place in Poetry
• 2nd place in Digital Photography
• 2nd place in Short Story
• 2nd place in Theology
• 3rd place in Improvisational Acting
Way to go girls!!!!
-Joe Castruita, uncle of Madison Nourian, who passed away, RIP.
-Philip Kazan, Ms. Kazan's father, who will have surgery in France.
-Mary Ferraro, grandmother of Ms. Ferraro, who passed away over the Christmas holidays, RIP.
Daniel Bitterman, father of Christina (Class of 2009), who passed away over the Holiday season. RIP.
-Carol Pressler, a co-worker of Mrs. Luna, who was seriously injured in an auto accident.
-Enriqueta Lopez, grandmother of Esmeralda and Valeria Lopez, who is ill.
-Jasmine Nguyen's grandmother who is ill.
-Veronica Avalos, sister of Mrs. Munoz, who is ill.
-Martha DeHaven, a coworker of Taylor Garcia's Mom, who is undergoing cancer treatment.
The City of San Gabriel has alerted us to several upcoming road closures and traffic detours. Please review the attached alerts and thank you for your patience!
Thank you to Ms. Carroll and her talented 1st grade class for their Earth Day prayer service. The student body, faculty, staff, and parents were both delighted and grateful as they presented blessings on the Earth and all its resources. Thanks 1st grade for such a great service!
Thank you to our 8th grade students and their moderators, Ms. Kazan and Mrs. Breitschwerdt, for bringing together a beautiful living rosary for our student body.
On Saturday, March 21st, Mission Troop 8451 was invited to participate in the Grand Opening of E.H. Financial, a small financial advisory business that has relocated in the community. Troop 8451 showed their service to the community by providing lemonade and Girl Scout cookies to invited guests, residents, and civic leaders like newly elected Mayor Jason Pu and Assemblyman Ed Chau. Thank you Troop 8451 for being great representatives of San Gabriel Mission Elementary!
Congratulations to our students who participated in our Deanery Science fair. Ten of our students displayed their individual science projects along with participants from eight of our deanery schools. Congratulations on a job well done and for representing San Gabriel Mission so well!
CONGRATULATIONS!...to our Academic Decathlon Team who participated in Cathedral High School’s Academic Quiz Bowl. Our Decathlon Team was among 23 schools competing in this event. Three of our team members were awarded ribbons for their performance in Religion, English, and Science. Our students will continue their preparation for the upcoming Archdiocese of Los Angeles Junior High Academic Decathlon at the Sports Arena. As always, we ask that you keep our team in your thoughts and prayers.
This wonderful event is always a crowd-pleaser especially with our girls, so a great big THANK YOU to all those who worked to make this a great event!