Important Information for the start of the 2019-2020 school year:

All 6th grade students
and new students in grades 7 & 8 should attend OCEANs Day on Tuesday, August 20 from 10AM-12PM.  

All returning 7th grade students should attend the 7th Grade Orientation on Tuesday, August 20 from 1-2PM.  

All parents and students are invited to attend the Maverick Materials Fair on Tuesday, August 20 from 10AM-3PM.  This is the perfect time to pick up your Maverick Binder, Maverick Planner, and PE clothes.  We are asking for a donation of $60 to cover the cost of materials (cash or checks only). No family will be denied materials for lack of funds. 

First day of school is August 21 from 8AM-12:52PM.

Summer Hours
Our main office will be open in the early part of June from 9AM-3PM.
From June 26 to August 4, the office will be closed for the summer.
We will resume normal office hours on Aug 5 (8AM-4PM).  

Información Importante para el inicio del año escolar  2019-2020:

Todos los estudiantes del 6to grado 
 y estudiantes nuevos en los grados 7 & 8 deben asistir al Día OCEANs  el martes 20 de agosto de 10AM-12PM.  

Todos los estudiantes del grado 7mo que regresan, deben asistir a la Orientación del 7mo Grado el martes 20 de agosto de  1-2PM.  

Todos los padres y estudiantes estan invitados a asistir a la Feria de Materiales Maverick el martes, 20 de agosto de  10AM-3PM.  Este es el tiempo ideal para recoger las Carpetas Maverick, Agenda Maverick y el uniforme de educación física. Pedimos una donación de $60 para cubrir los costos de estos materiales (en cheque o efectivo solamente). A ninguna familia se le negarán los materiales por no tener los fondos para cubrirlos.

El promer día de clases es el 21 de agosto de 8AM-12:52PM.

Horario de verano
Nuestra oficina estará abierta durante una parte de junio de 9AM-3PM. 
A partir del 26 de junio al 4 de agosto, la oficina estará cerrada por el verano. Regresaremos a nuestro horario normal el 5 de agosto. 

Welcome to Mission Hill

Welcome to Mission Hill Middle School, home of the Mavericks! Mission Hill is proud to be the first community school in Santa Cruz and have its outstanding faculty and staff educating students for over 150 years. 

At Mission Hill, we are dedicated to providing the highest level of academic excellence in an environment that nurtures all aspects of a child’s development. The Maverick community takes pride in engaging students in a rigorous, relevant curriculum and building strong scholars. We use the Maverick Essentials - Responsibility, Collaboration, Innovation, Perseverance, and Integrity - to grow our students' academic abilities and life skills.

It is also important to us that parents actively participate in our school activities. Attending school activities and establishing a relationship with your child’s teachers are essential for student success. Our doors are open, and we welcome you here.

Mission Hill is a great place to experience your middle school journey. On our campus, everyone is safe, well known, and cared for; and students are simultaneously challenged and supported. Middle school is a time to learn, grow, make new friends, and engage in new experiences.  We are honored to partner with you and your family at this exciting time in your lives.

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