5th and 6th GRADE PLANNER

Dear 5th and 6th Grade Parent,

MCS is planning an exciting learning experience for our 5th and 6th grade students. We will be attending science classes during Nature Camp at Camp Oakes this year. The following information is being provided to assist you in planning ahead for this exciting adventure.


DATES:       This is a 3 day, 2 night activity from May 6-8, 2020.  All meals, except for lunch the first day are included. We stay in carpeted rooms that have bunk beds, heating and air conditioning.  Bathrooms are inside the rooms.


COST:          $300.00

1st  payment DUE:    February 21, 2020 of $100.00

2nd payment DUE:    March 20, 2020 of $100.00

3rd payment DUE:     April 10, 2020 of $100.00

Financial Requirements:

In order for the 5th or 6th grader to be eligible to go to Nature

Camp, the following must have a zero balance:

  • Registration for the 2019-2020 school year
  • Tuition current
  • Trip paid in full by due date

Ms. Martinez will answer questions and provide more information to the students in class.  Detailed information and a packing list will be handed out as the date gets closer.

Our teachers and office staff, as always, rely on the prayers of our school families as MCS prepares for a challenging and awesome 2019-2020 school year.

7th GRADE Marine Biology Discovery CATALINA ADVENTURE 2019-2020

Dear 7th Grade Parents:

Our school’s Marine Biology Discovery is an exciting time of adventure, fun and hands on learning for our 7th grade students.  The Long Beach Marine Institute coordinates this exciting experience with a focus on learning and student safety.

Date:   September 25-27, 2019

  Cost:   $350.00

                   « 1st Payment DUE:   August 16, 2019 of $175.00

                   « Balance DUE:         September 20, 2019 of $175.00

Our 7th grade science teacher will grade the student’s work on all assignments from this Marine Biology experience.  This grade is a part of their final grade on the report card.  All students are required to complete a Marine Biology Workbook.


Students NOT attending the Catalina Adventure are required to attend school during the dates of this activity.  The students will be given workbooks to complete and turn in as required by students who do attend the Catalina Trip.

On Thursday, September 12, at Back to School Night, our 7th grade science teacher will provide detailed information regarding the Catalina trip.  Bring your questions or concerns, or contact Ms. Martinez.


Dear 8TH Grade Parents:

Our school’s 8th Grade class will be going to Washington DC.  Tour the State Capital and create exciting experience with a focus on learning all that Washington has to offer.

Date:   April 5-11, 2020

Cost: $2,800.00  (aprox)   United Strides is the web site we use for the trip

The students will start each morning with a Devotion en-rout to each site.  Will be going to Museum, Pentagon City Mall (pending), Holocaust Memorial Museum, White House (picture stop), Arlington National Cemetery, Supreme Court (picture spot), Gettysburg National Cemetery, Battlefield Tour, Statue of Liberty Ferry, 9/11 Museum and catch a show in New York.




        Date: June 4, 2020

Cost: Included in the Graduation Fee


        Date: June 7, 2020

Cost: Included in the Graduation Fee

(Gown, flowers, class picture, yearbook, reception, etc.)


Pursuant to our School Board’s policy, 8th grade financial accounts must be paid in full in order for the 8th grade student to be eligible to go to Magic Mountain and to participate in the graduation ceremony.

Our teachers and office staff, as always, rely on the prayers and support of our school families

as MCS prepares for a challenging and exciting 2019-2020 school year.