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Grade Level News

Welcome to the 9th grade page!

Ninth Grade News is your source for key dates and information.

Please consult this page often for important announcements, key dates, and information for the Class of 2027!

Also, remember to read the weekly zipNotes and use the online calendar on the Menlo website to double check any last minute event time/date changes. Make sure that 2027parents@menloschool.org is added to your address book so that messages don’t get caught in your junk/spam filter.

Get Involved!

Check out the Volunteer Opportunities and visit the Menlo School Parent Association (MSPA) webpage to explore how you can get involved in our parent community.

MSPA

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Here are a number of Class of 2027 events that you may wish to mark in your calendars - events listed below. Please refer to Menlo’s online calendar periodically to get the most current dates and times, as details may change. 

Parents:

  • Annual Auction. Registration is open for Neon Knights! Join your fellow 9th grade parents for a night of dinner, dancing and live auction on Saturday, March 16th! Buy your tickets for the most important fundraising event of the year where 100% of proceeds will go towards Menlo’s financial aid program. In addition to the live event on March 16th, there will be a week-long online auction starting March 13th with items and activities for all interests. Whether this is your first Menlo auction or if you need a refresher, check out the Auction webpage for more information. Let’s Glow Menlo!
  • Spring Parent Social. Friday, April 26, 2024, 6:30-8:30 pm. Location: CADC patio.

2024 EVENTS TO PLAN FOR ……

  • Moms’ Night Out 
  • Dads’ Night out

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Seeking Volunteers - We need your Help!

  • Menlo Global Expo: Sunday, April 28, 2024
    Sign up here to get involved in this school wide event celebrating our values surrounding inclusivity, diversity, and multiculturalism. Volunteering for Global Expo is a rewarding and fun experience where you’ll get to share your culture and meet community members from all grades in both the middle and upper school. Take a look at the Global Expo page for more information. Questions? Contact Shilpa Gupta or Paula Jinbo.

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Menlo Web Navigation Tips

  • Type a phrase directly into the search box in the top right of any page. Typing in faculty/staff names will bring you to their profile (e.g., enter “math” to see links to math department).
  • Looking for an event? Go to the online calendar (one of the links in the main navigation). You can choose which categories of events to see by clicking “filter by category”. Additionally, you can search for certain events in the search box (e.g., searching “9th” will bring up ninth grade events). Click on “Subscribe to Calendars” to import into iCal or Google Calendar.
  • Menlo on the go! Open Menlo’s website in your smart phone’s web browser and simply bookmark to your phone’s home page. You’ll have access to the directory, the calendar and many other features.

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Action Items

Help welcome new families to Menlo!

Are you interested in being a KNIGHT NAVIGATOR to a new Middle or Upper School family? The Menlo Admissions Office is looking for Middle and Upper School volunteer families to help welcome newly admitted students and their families into the Menlo Community.  Please fill out this volunteer form, and someone from the admissions office will be in touch with you in late April with next steps. This is an easy and fun way to build community and to make our newest Menlo families feel welcome.

Upcoming Dates and Events

Please remember check the weekly eNotes and use the online calendar on the Menlo website for changes/updates

March

Moms’ Night Out: Wednesday, Mar. 29, 6:30-8:30pm, Milagros Latin Kitchen, 1099 Middlefield, RWC.

April

Freshman Student Retreat: Monday-Tuesday, Apr. 3-4.
Spring Break: Monday-Friday, Apr. 10-14.
Spring Freshman Parent Social: Friday, Apr. 21, 6:30-8:30pm, Vohra’s: 18 Mountain Wood Lane, Hillsborough.
MSPA Meeting: Wednesday, April 26, 9:15-10:30am, Martin Family Hall.
Upper School Musical, Peter and the Starcatcher: Thursday-Sunday, Apr. 27-30, Spieker Center.

May

Reading day/Math tutorial: Thursday, May 18.
Final Exams: Friday, May 19.
M-Term Starts: Monday, May 22.
Memorial Day (no school): Monday, May 29.
Last Day of School: Friday, June 2

 

 Menlo Web navigation tips

  • Search Tools - Type a phrase directly into the search box in the top right of any page. Typing in faculty/staff names will bring you to their profile (e.g., enter “math” to see links to math department).
  • Looking for an event? Go to the online calendar (one of the links in the main navigation). You can choose which categories of events to see by clicking “filter by category.” Additionally, you can search for certain events in the search box (e.g., searching “9th” will bring up ninth grade events). Click on “Subscribe to Calendars” to import into iCal or Google Calendar.
  • Menlo on the go! Open Menlo’s website in your smartphone’s web browser and simply bookmark to your phone’s home page. You’ll have access to the directory, the calendar and many other features.