week of January 6, 2020


Hello Monarch Families,


I hope you all had a wonderful winter break and are ready to start a great new year.  To start the year, we have an Art Show coming up as well as the annual Science Fair. 

Also don’t forget to mark your calendars for two days off for students in January:  

~Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 20th 

~Professional Growth Day on January 31st.

Finally, thank you for all the support given to this year’s Foundation Sponsor-A-Family event.  We had several families that were very appreciative for all the support from our Monarch community.


Sal Embry, Principal


Follow me @embrymres #monarchs

What Science Project will you choose for the Annual MRES Science Fair:  Feb 3-5, 2020


Don’t forget, completed Science Fair Registration forms are due to the office on/before Wednesday, January 29, 2019.  Registration forms must be turned in on time if you want to have your science fair project in the running for a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place ribbon or for a Principal’s Award.

Please bring your student’s fully completed science fair project to the MPR before or after school on Monday, February 3.  All projects must be received by 4:30pm. 

Pay close attention to the rules in the attached packet so your project doesn’t lose points during judging.

(click here for Registration Forms)


Yearbook Sales

Yearbooks have officially gone on sale! The first 300 students to purchase their yearbook will have the option to add a FREE NAME STAMPING (up to 1 line). So don’t wait, and purchase your yearbook before pricing goes up!

To purchase your yearbook, follow these simple steps:


⭐Search for Monterey Ridge

⭐Select your options & pay for your yearbook

Email Theresa with any yearbook questions.

X-Ploration Day Lunch Schedule

Our lunch schedule is slightly different on the Fridays when the X-Ploration teachers are on our campus. Here are the dates and the lunch schedules for those dates.

Lunch times on X-Ploration dates:
Dec 6 & 20, Jan 10, Feb 7 & 28, Mar 13, Apr 3 & 24, May 8 & 22 and June 5
TK/K: 12-12:40
1st Grade: 12:15-12:55
2nd Grade: 11:45-12:25
3rd Grade: 11:30-12:10
4th Grade & 5th Grade: 11:00-11:40


Mark Your Calendar

January 20 - Martin Luther King Day / No School

January 31 - Professional Growth Day / No School

Feb 3 - Science Fair Projects are due by 4:30pm

Feb 5 - Science Fair Family Night



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