Take a look, see what interests you, and consider volunteering! Feel free to contact us through the chairperson of the program/event or school office at 681-1284 for more information. We look forward to working together for our children.

  • Student Programs

    • Back to School Picnic
      Kick off the new year in September.
    • Reflections National Art Program
      Children participate in themed national PTA art program using various media.
    • Conflict Resolution/Peaceful Partners
      Program teaches children tolerance and how to resolve conflict.
    • Peer Mediation Training
      Program trains children to resolve peer conflicts without adult intervention.
    • Red Ribbon Week
      Awareness of safe and healthy life choices, one week in October.
    • Garden Maintenance
      Support plantings and upkeep of school gardens.
    • Enrichment Programs
      After school programs include Band, Marine Biology, Art, etc.
    • Kids Helping Kids
      Opportunity for children to help other children in need.
    • Environmental Programs
      Walk/Bike to School Days in October and May.
    • Cougar Mentor
      Trained volunteer program helps with literacy.
    • Cultural Arts assemblies
      Various topics addressed at assemblies held throughout the year.
    • Poet in Residence
      Professional assistance for children to explore poetry, self expression.
    • Career Day
      Annual themed interactive assembly.
    • Science Night
      Host various exhibitors for an evening of fun and education for the whole family, held in spring.
    • Carnival
      Annual event in May complete with activity booths, prizes, bake sale.
    • Chalk Art
      Mountain View’s own version of I Madonnari right on the blacktop.
  • Parents & Staff Programs

    • PTA Board Meetings
      Meet monthly to administer programs.
    • Teacher luncheons
      September back-to-school and June end-of-year luncheon for staff.
    • Welcome Coffee
      Chance to meet or get reacquainted on the first day of school in the MPR.
    • Membership Drive
      Annual opportunity to join PTA.
    • Staff Appreciation
      Monthly celebration of our treasured staff; rotating classroom food donations.
    • Viewpoints Newsletter
      Monthly update of PTA activities.
    • School Directory
    • Parent Education
      Speakers, articles…
  • Fundraising Activities

    • T-shirt sales
      School logo sweatshirts, caps, etc.
    • Move-a-Thon
      Children run for fun and sponsorship; held in January.
    • Book Fairs
      October and May events.
    • Auction
      Annual adult evening of dinner, dancing, fundraising in Spring.
    • Ice Cream Social
      Yummy treat at Open House in April.
    • E-Scrip Program
      Earn for our school at participating merchants.
    • Miscellaneous merchant programs
      Vons, Ralphs, Box Tops, pizza nights, etc.
  • Special Committees

    • Nominating Committee
      Select the future leaders of PTA.
    • Honorary Service Awards
      Recognize those who have contributed significantly to Mountain View.
    • Budget Committee
    • Determine best allocation of funds in proposal for next year’s budget.

  • Classroom Volunteers

    Contact your child’s teacher to:
    help with small groups, listen to a child read, correct papers, stuff Friday Folders weekly, chaperone field trips, bake for special events, more!