Fri, Feb 16 8:01am

Mistral’s Ice Skating Party is tonight from 5:30-7:30.  If you haven't already, please pick up your tickets before or after school today!    Be sure to bring those red tickets to the Winter Lodge and ... [More]

Última convocatoria de Box Tops: el lunes 26 de febrero finaliza el concurso//Last Call for Box Tops: Contest Ends on Monday, February 26th

Fri, Feb 16 5:27am

Scroll Down for English  Estimadas familias Mistral,  Gracias por todo el tiempo que ha dedicado a recopilar, recortar y enviar Box Tops. ¡Tus esfuerzos son muy apreciados, y todo se suma! ¡Nuestro co ... [More]

Winter Lodge: Ticket pick-up available

Tue, Feb 13 11:33am

If you have already purchased tickets, they are now available for pick up in the office. They are alphabetical by last name of the person/PayPal account that paid.  Please collect them before the even ... [More]

Mistral Silent Auction/Subasta silenciosa de Mistral

Mon, Feb 12 9:53pm

Hi Parents,   Once again, the Gabriela Mistral PTA is holding its Silent Auction fundraiser.  This year, we will be holding an online sign up for parent-sponsored parties/events, as well as teacher pa ... [More]

Mistral Ice Skating Party- Tickets selling fast / fiesta de patinaje en hielo

Fri, Feb 9 10:33am

Tickets are selling fast- approximately 100 left. Purchase your tickets before we sell out!    Pre-paid tickets can be picked up in the office starting Tuesday, February 13th.   If you would like to g ... [More]

Library Closed Feb 8 & 9

Thu, Feb 8 11:03am

Due to staff illness the library will be closed the remainder of this week.

Library Closed Monday, Feb 5

Mon, Feb 5 5:05am

Ms. Mabey is out sick today.

Mistral Ice Skating Party / fiesta de patinaje en hielo

Fri, Feb 2 9:56am

Mistral’s Ice Skating Party will be on Friday, February 16th from 5:30-7:30 pm. Tickets are $7 per skater and pizza and hot chocolate will be provided for free.   It is held at the Winter Lodge in Pal ... [More]

Friday, Feb 2: Library Closed

Fri, Feb 2 7:51am

Ms. Mabey is out sick today.  Library should re-open at 7:40 a.m. on Monday, Feb 5.  I'm sorry for any inconvenience.      

DI in middle school / doble inmersión en la escuela intermedia

Mon, Jan 22 9:25am

Dear Families. The Mountain View Whisman School Board is currently researching dual immersion at the middle school level. For those of us who feel strongly that DI should continue in some form beyond ... [More]

*UPDATE* PTA Nominating Committee / Comité de nominaciones de la PTA

Sun, Jan 21 11:52am

UPDATE We need two more volunteers to serve on the Nominating Committee. The job is to find people to serve on next year's PTA Executive Board. Please consider helping!   Necesitamos dos más voluntari ... [More]

Women's March tomorrow/ La Marcha de las Mujeres mañana

Fri, Jan 19 2:44pm

Hello, Mistral families! The Women's March is happening in San Jose tomorrow at 11 am.  Many families met up and walked together last year.  If you are interested in meeting up with other families fro ... [More]

Orden del día reunión PTA / PTA Meeting Agenda

Wed, Jan 17 3:37pm

Mistral PTA Association Meeting January 24, 2018 Gabriela Mistral MUR 505 Escuela Ave., Mountain View, CA   Call to order/welcome Introduction of the PTA executive board (6:00 - 6:02)   Approval of th ... [More]

SAVE THE DATE: Winter Lodge Ice Skating Party 2/16 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Tue, Jan 16 10:16am

Reminder:  Please mark your calendars for a fun PTA-sponsored event for Mistral families.  Mistral's Ice Skating Party will be held on Friday, February 16th, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Winter ... [More]

Box Tops Contest Update/ Actualización del Concurso Box Tops

Wed, Jan 3 12:50pm

Scroll Down for ENGLISH   Estimadas familias Mistral,    Gracias por todo el tiempo que ha dedicado a recopilar, recortar y enviar Box Tops. ¡Tus esfuerzos son muy apreciados, y todo se suma! Nuestro ... [More]

Holiday Decorations - Decoraciones Navideñas para las Fiestas

Fri, Dec 22 11:58pm

Happy holidays to all Mistral Families,  A mother in our community has made beautiful holiday decorations, wreaths, and centerpieces, as she is trying to raise money for her family in a time of need. ... [More]

Math Kangaroo Registration Deadline TODAY//Fecha Límite de Inscripción para Math Kangaroo HOY

Fri, Dec 15 9:44am

---------Scroll Down for English----------- Estimada Comunidad Mistral,  Este es un recordatorio final de que la fecha límite para registrarse en Math Kangaroo es hoy.  Recopilaré formularios de regis ... [More]

The Physics Show at Foothill College

Wed, Dec 13 10:10am

For those that know, tickets for the Physics Show are now on sale at   For those that aren't familiar with the Physics Show, it's a hour long show h ... [More]

Spirit Wear Sale / Venta de Ropa del Espíritu

Tue, Dec 12 11:18am

Looking for a Christmas gift for the kids?  Or for yourself?  Stop by and pick-up a spirit wear item!  We have hats, shirts, bags and NEW Hooded Sweatshirts!   I'll have a table set up between the lib ... [More]

Recordatorio de la fecha límite de inscripción para Math Kangaroo es 15 de diciembre /Reminder: Registration Deadline for Math Kangaroo is Dec 15

Sun, Dec 10 8:09pm

------------------Desplazarse hacia abajo para español----------------- Dear Families, The registration deadline for Math Kangaroo is approaching on December 15 and we still have plenty of available s ... [More]

Mistral Fundraising Opportunity from Sports Basement / oportunidad de recaudación de fondos

Mon, Dec 4 3:30pm

Hi all.  We wanted to share information on a school fundraising opportunity...Sports Basement's Basementeer program.   Mistral is part of the Basementeers Beneficiary program.  When you sign up for th ... [More]

CA-MI Library Regular Hours and Special Schedule for Thursday, November 30

Wed, Nov 29 12:16pm

The library will close at 12:45 tomorrow, November 30.  I have the pleasure of hosting our adorable Castro preschool classes for tours and stories in the afternoon.   For your information, normal libr ... [More]

Winter afterschool starts! / ¡Programas Extracurriculares de invierno comienzan!

Mon, Nov 27 11:37am

Winter afterschool classes start this week.    Class listing and classrooms are at They are also posted outside the school office.    If your child is interest ... [More]

Reminder: PTA Chat Today / Recordatorio: Charla con PTA Hoy

Fri, Nov 17 10:14am

2:45-3:45 Hoy/Today   Esto es una reunión informal con miembros del consejo PTA. Por favor acompáñenos para bocados alrededor del Roble. Compartiremos las últimas noticias PTA y puede compartir sus pr ... [More]

The 2018 International Math Kangaroo is Coming to Mistral! // ¡El Concurso Internacional de Canguro Matemáticos 2018 Llegará a Mistral!

Thu, Nov 16 11:55am

(Scroll down for English) ------------------------EN ESPANOL-------------------------------- ¿Qué es Canguro Matematica? Un examen de opción múltiple de 75 minutos. Para los grados 1-4, habrá 24 pregu ... [More]

Girl Scout Thanksgiving Food Drive / Girl Scout Colecta de Comida

Thu, Nov 16 9:51am

The Girl Scout troops of Mistral/Castro are collecting canned goods to donate to the Mountain View Community Services Agency. Community Services Agency distributes over a ton of food each work day to ... [More]

Library will be closed November 20 - 24

Wed, Nov 15 3:39pm

The school library will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, November 20 and 21, as well as for the duration of the Thanksgiving break.    Please visit the library before Friday, November 17 at 4 pm to re ... [More]

NEW!! Yoga for Winter / ¡NUEVO! Invierno Yoga

Wed, Nov 8 11:40am

Yoga K and Yoga 1-3 is now available on Mondays for the Winter session.   Everyone, Please sign up for your lottery selections before 3PM Thursday (11/9).   If you have already signed up and want to c ... [More]

Looking for the next Konstella Trainer/En busca del próximo/a Capacitador/a de Konstella

Wed, Nov 8 10:59am

********************************************** Looking for the next Konstella Trainer  ********************************************** I have been the Konstella community trainer for the last 2+ years. ... [More]

Una Otra Forma de Beneficiar al Mistral / Another Way to Benefit Mistral

Tue, Nov 7 6:58am

---------------------------desplácese hacia abajo para la versión en español------------------------------- Did you know that you can raise funds for Mistral just by doing your everyday shopping?     ... [More]

Reunión del Consejo Escolar jueves, 2 de noviembre - School Board Meeting Thursday night, November 2

Thu, Nov 2 12:20am

Estimadas familias de Mistral. Invitamos a los padres de Mistral que asistan a una reunión del consejo escolar mañana por la tarde, jueves, 2 de noviembre a las 6 pm en el salón multiuso de la escuela ... [More]

Are you Clever?  --- ¿Eres listo?, ¿eres Clever?

Fri, Oct 27 12:46pm

Did you know your student can access all their favorite online learning apps at home through Clever? If you kid loves Khan Academy, GoMath or EduTyping or if they need access to their Google Drive, th ... [More]

Feria de la Salud Mañana en Mountain View- Health Fair tomorrow in Mountain View

Fri, Oct 20 10:23am

Actualización del concurso Box Tops/Box Tops Contest Update

Thu, Oct 19 8:00am

Estimada comunidad de Mistral,   ¡Gracias a todos sus esfuerzos, hemos recaudado $ 161 en dólares de Quetzal en lo que va del año!   Si pudieras mirar a través de tus despensas y entregar cualquier Bo ... [More]

Donativos por la Caminata / WAT Pledge Money

Mon, Oct 16 7:11am

¡Hola padres!   Gracias a todos los estudiantes, padres y familiares que hicieron de la Caminata 2017 un gran éxito. Caminamos, comimos y nos divertimos mucho. La Caminata es un evento comunitario mar ... [More]


Thu, Oct 12 12:03pm

Thank you, everyone, who so generously donated items for fire evacuees. We were able to get ALL of your donations transported to distribution centers. I want you all to know that my friend's mom (the ... [More]

Donations for Sonoma Evacuees--Urgent! / Donaciones para los evacuados de Sonoma - Urgente!

Tue, Oct 10 6:06pm

WOW! What a community! We have had so many responses that we are running out of room to put stuff! If any of you could donate a Target card instead of bags of stuff, that would be great. If you have s ... [More]

¡Necesitamos urgentemente lider del evento del Dia de Muertos! / We urgently need a leader for the Dia de los Muertos event!

Mon, Oct 9 11:46am

¡Necesitamos urgentemente lider del evento del Dia de Muertos!    Se encarga de planear, organizar, y reclutar voluntarios para llevar a cabo este gran evento cultural. Ya tenemos varias personas inte ... [More]

Field Day Volunteers Needed/Una Nesecidad para Voluntarios para Dia de Campo y Juegos

Tue, Oct 3 10:48am

During Conference Week, Gabriela Mistral Elementary will offer Field Day after school on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 9th - 11th. It will be held from 12:45 - 3:00 PM.  Durante la semana de ... [More]

**PLEASE READ! / POR FAVOR LEE** - Walkathon 2017

Mon, Oct 2 12:00pm

Hi Parents.  Walkathon week is here! Please read the attached documents for important WAT dates, times and details.   Thanks! The WAT Team   ========= Hola Padres.   ¡La semana de Walkathon está aquí! ... [More]

Feria de Trabajos en Facebook hoy hasta las 1 pm - Job Fair at Facebook until 1 pm today

Sat, Sep 30 12:28pm

Todavía hay tiempo para asisitir hasta las 1 pm! There is still time to attend until 1 pm!   Traiga su curriculum vitae y aprenda mas acerca de las oportunidades de empleo en el campus de Facebook! Ha ... [More]

Mountain View Educational Foundation (MVEF) Match is expiring tomorrow

Thu, Sep 28 1:09pm

We have a challenge grant with your name on it . . . and time is running out! Mountain View Educational Foundation (MVEF) is counting down the last few weeks of our challenge grant and we need your he ... [More]

Mistral Spirit Wear / Ropa de Espíritu Mistral

Wed, Sep 27 11:55pm

Hello Mistral Parents,   Would you like to skip the line for Spirit Wear this year?  Order ahead and make sure the size you want is available!     We will have Baseball style t-shirts available in Men ... [More]

Noche de Ciencia Familiar/Family Science Night

Mon, Sep 25 7:18am

Fecha: Viernes 20 de octubre Hora: 6:00pm o 7:15pm Dónde: Campus de Mistral, MUR   Taco Truck estará allí de 5:30pm - 7:30pm   El Lawrence Hall of Science traerá el Wizard’s Lab (Laboratorio del Mago) ... [More]

Details on DACA Renewal Application Assistance - Detalles Para La Ayuda En Renovar DACA

Thu, Sep 21 11:13pm

Please feel free to  print and share this information with DACA recipients in your community who can benefit from this event.   Por favor imprima y comparta este documento con recipientes de DACA quie ... [More]

DACA renewal workshop, Sunday, September 24th, from 2pm to 6pm - Taller para llenar las aplicaciones DACA este domingo, 24 de septiembre de 2 pm a 6 pm

Tue, Sep 19 1:26pm

LISTOS MV/CAMIRAC and SIREN (Services, Immigrant Rights and Education Network (SIREN), San Jose) are co-hosting a DACA renewal workshop this Sunday, September 24th, from 2pm to 6pm at the MV Senior Ce ... [More]

PLEASE READ / POR FAVOR LEE - Walkathon 2017

Tue, Sep 19 7:18am

Hi Parents.  We had the Walkathon assembly at school yesterday and the kids' excitement for WAT 2017 is building.   We've attached a WAT info sheet with all the important dates, as well as information ... [More]

Fecha limite para renovar los documentos de DACA es el 5º de octubre - October 5th is the deadline for DACA Renewal Documents

Mon, Sep 18 3:58pm

El 5º de octubre es la fecha de vencimiento para renovar las aplicaciones de las becas de DACA.  October 5th is the deadline for DACA Renewal Documents   Algunas organizaciones, como SIREN y Catholic ... [More]

The Nutcracker is ON! / Nutcracker está sucediendo

Fri, Sep 15 3:57pm   (I've tried this link, and it definitely works!) We have until Oct. 16 to purchase tickets. (¡ He intentado este enla ... [More]

Nutcracker Ballet Dec. 19? Deadline is Sept 20! / La fecha límite es Sept. 20

Thu, Sep 14 9:17am

Hi, Everyone! Last year we were able to get a group together to see the Nutcracker in San Francisco, and it was lovely! I am hoping to be able to do so again this year, but we only have till Sept. 20 ... [More]

¡Box Tops Concurso de Recaudación de Fondos!/ Box Tops Fundraising Contest!

Tue, Sep 12 12:02am

¿Box Tops for Education--los has visto? ¡No los tires!   ¡Únase a nuestra campaña de recaudación de fondos 2017-2018 Box Tops for Education hoy!   Los estudiantes llevarán a casa "dólares Quetzal" la ... [More]

The Best Volunteer Job in MVWSD: Library!

Wed, Sep 6 1:04pm

Dear Quetzal Families,   The library is certainly a bustling place. But underlying all that activity is a calm routine of receiving incoming books, repairing and cleaning them as needed, and replacing ... [More]

Sept. 6th PTA Meeting Agenda/Agenda de la reunión PTA de 6 Sept.

Thu, Aug 31 10:23pm

Mistral PTA Association Meeting September 6, 2017 Gabriela Mistral MUR 505 Escuela Ave., Mountain View, CA   Call to Order/Welcome Introduction of the PTA Executive Board (6:00 - 6:05)   Financial Rep ... [More]

Looking for Bucket Fillers! Become a Project Cornerstone reader! ¡Buscamos personas para llenar cubetas! ¡Sé en un lector de Proyecto Cornerstone!

Thu, Aug 31 10:36am

  Become a bucket filler, and an important part of your child's classroom.   Bucket fillers do kind deeds for others, strengthen our school community, and help our students feel special.   First intro ... [More]

Updated Afterschool Program lists/Actualizadas las listas de Programas Extracurriculares

Thu, Aug 31 9:44am

On Wednesday night (Aug 30) all unconfirmed registrations and unconfirmed waitlist student were deleted.  Confirmed waitlist students were placed in the available slots.  Parents of the students place ... [More]

Afterschool Lottery/Programmes Extracurriculares Loteria

Thu, Aug 31 8:57am

This is only the first step! The lottery has selected a class based on each child's requests.  But we need to know which students will show up for class.  Please submit a green "Confirmation" form (av ... [More]

Afterschool Final assignement/ Programas Extracurriculares lista final

Wed, Aug 30 11:08pm

Here is the final list.  Any changes will only be made by an email or phone call from me.  Details regarding the waitlist are posted outside the office.   Classes start this Monday (Sept 6).   Please ... [More]

Rapid Response Network Launch/ Lanzamiento de red de respuesta rápida

Tue, Aug 29 7:58pm

IMMIGRANT ADVOCATES LAUNCH COUNTY- WIDE RAPID RESPONSE NETWORK HELPING FAMILIES FIGHT DEPORTATION WHAT: Launch Event with Community, Labor, Business and Faith Leaders WHEN: Wednesday, August 30, 2017, ... [More]

Social Groups on Konstella  / Grupos Sociales en Konstella

Tue, Aug 29 1:18pm

    Es fácil Crear Grupos Sociales o Unirse a ellos. It’s easy to Join or Create Social Groups.   Echen un vistazo a los Grupos Sociales existentes en Konstella. Check out existing Social Groups on Ko ... [More]

Afterschool delay/ Programmes Extracurriculares retraso

Fri, Aug 25 12:30am

Lottery results for the Afterschool classes will be posted Monday Aug 28.  The large number of requests have inspired us to investigate additional resources teachers for the classes.  We know that you ... [More]

¡Gracias por venir! Thank you for coming to Class Posting!

Sun, Aug 13 1:57pm

¡Gracias a todos los voluntarios que ayudaron a hacer la Publicación de los Clases un éxito! Hasta ahora, 175 familias de Mistral han hecho una donación a nuestro PTA escolar. Este dinero se utilizará ... [More]

Move kids into classrooms in Konstella / Trasladar a los niños a los salones de clases en Konstella

Sun, Aug 13 11:29am

Hi Parents,   Now that we all know what rooms our kids will be in next year, please move your kids into those rooms in Konstella. This is  how you will be able to get messages from your teacher or com ... [More]

PTA Welcome Letter/Carta de bienvenida de la PTA

Thu, Aug 10 9:31pm

In case you missed it in the school email, please see attached...   Por si lo perdiera en el correo electrónico escolar, por favor, consulte el documento adjunto...

New Families: PTA Welcome Letter/Para Familias Nuevas: Carta de bienvenida de la PTA

Thu, Aug 10 9:28pm

In case you missed it in the school email, please see attached...   Por si lo perdiera en el correo electrónico escolar, por favor, consulte el documento adjunto...