Wednesday, July 23, 2014

REMEMBER TO ORDER YOUR CHILD'S TEXTBOOKS


Please make sure to check the textbook list on the tabs on our blog to order your child's textbooks as soon as possible, so he/she will have all the necessary materials when school reopens on Monday, August 25, 2014!


FAMILY CLEAN UP DAYS AT MESROBIAN

Just as the community came together 17 years ago to help prepare the campus for opening day, we are asking our extended Mesrobian family to gather with that same spirit to work together to get ready for a new and exciting school year.
Bring the kids to help out too!

Saturday & Sunday, August 16 and 17
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Projects include cleaning,  painting, repairing, and refurbishing

Call the school office at (323) 723-3181 or (562) 699-2057 or email at info@mesrobian.org to let us know you're coming.

Food & beverages will be provided.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL TEXTBOOK LIST 2014-2015

The book list for 6th - 12th Grade is posted on the blog as a separate tab.  Go to the tab "6th - 12th Grade TEXTBOOK LIST 2014-2015" for the list of books. The Elementary books,  including the Armenian textbooks are on a separate tab.

Please order your books this week to allow enough time for books to be delivered,  so your child will have the necessary materials when school begins on Monday, August 25, 2014. 

Thursday, July 17, 2014

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Registration for the 2014-2015 Academic Year is in progress.  Remember to register your child by Thurs., July 31, 2014 to facilitate the timely delivery of our letters and reminders and to ensure that your child has a place in the classroom. For more information or to make an appointment for registration, please contact Mrs. Lara Kizirian at (562) 699-2057 ext. 7, or email at larakizirian@mesrobian.org

Please note that the school office will be closed from August 4 - August 10, 2014.
The first day of school is Monday, August 25, 2014, with dismissal at 12:00 p.m.

Summer Academy & Summer Day Camp: Session II

The first session of Mesrobian's Summer Academy & Summer Day Camp was filled with fun and learning activities.  Session II begins on July 17 and ends on August 1. 
Half-day enrollment is available.
Please inquire in the school office by calling
 (323) 723-3181 or (562) 699-2057,
 or by emailing at info@Mesrobian.org.

















Friday, July 11, 2014

ARMENIAN BOOK LIST FOR ELEMENTARY

Below is the list of Armenian books, and workbooks for Kindergarten - 5th Grade for the 2014-2015 school year.  If your child is in Armenian as a Second Language (ASL) class, then please wait until school begins to inquire about which book will be needed for the individual needs of your child.  6th - 12th Grade Armenian book titles will be given to students during the first week of school.  The list is posted in Armenian, and for your convenience the English translation of the same list is also posted.  You can purchase new books from the Sardarabad bookstore, located at 225 S. Glendale Ave., Glendale CA 91205.  Although the workbooks must be purchased brand new from the bookstore, you can purchase a used reading book and used Armenian History book from another parent.  Students must have their books on the first day of school, Monday, August 25, 2014.
Նախակրթարանի Գիրքերու Ցանկ
2014-2015 Ուսումնական Տարեշրջան

1.      Մանկապարտէզ  «Մեր Լեզուն» երեք գիրք  ( Ա. , Բ. , Գ. )

2.      Առաջին դասարան «Կարմիր Ձուկ, Դեղին Ձուկ» 
-         Դասագիրք, աշխատանքային տետրակ

3.      Երկրորդ դասարան  «Կախարդական Ջութակը»
-         Դասագիրք, աշխատանքային տետրակ, լեզուական վարժութիւններ

4.      Երրորդ դասարան « Թանկագին Քարը»
-         Դասագիրք, աշխատանքային տետրակ, լեզուական վարժութիւններ

5.      Չորրորդ դասարան «Ես Մեծ Եմ»
-         Դասագիրք, աշխատանքային տետրակ, լեզուական վարժութիւններ , գեղագրութիւն
-         « Մեր Պատմութիւնը» ( գիրք եւ տետրակ)

6.      Հինգերորդ դասարան « Ծառերուն Գաղտնիքը»
-         Դասագիրք, աշխատանքային տետրակ, լեզուական վարժութիւններ , գեղագրութիւն
-         « Մեր Պատմութիւնը»  ( գիրք եւ տետրակ)


Armenian Textbook List
2014-2015 School year

1.     Kindergarten  “ Mer Lezoun”  (A,B,C)
2.    First Grade – “ Garmir Tsoug, Teghin Tsoug”
( reading book, ashkhadankayin dedrag )
3.    Second Grde – “ Gakhartagan Choutaguh”
( reading book, ashkhadankayin dedrag, lezvagan )
4.    Third Grade – “ Tangakin Karuh”
( reading book, ashkhadankayin dedrag, lezvagan )
5.    Fourth Grade – “ Yes Medz Em “
( reading book, ashkhadankayin dedrag, lezvagan, keghakroutyoun )
-         Armenian History textbook + ashkhadanki dedrag
6.    Fifth Grade – “ Dzareroun Kaghdnikuh”
( reading book, ashkhadankayin dedrag, lezvagan, keghakroutyoun )
-         Armenian History textbook + ashkhadanki dedrag 


UNIFORM SALE: Wed., July 16 from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

UNIFORM SALE
on campus
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16TH
12:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
* Please note, that we will be adopting a new uniform for high school (9th - 12th Grade only),
 which will be available at the next uniform sale.


Monday, July 7, 2014

Mesrobian Summer Academy & Summer Day Camp

The first week of Mesrobian's Summer Academy and Summer Day Camp proved to be a fun-filled week with many activities. Academy students worked on getting a head start on next year's curriculum, as well as enjoying Art, Robotics, Computer, and Instrumental Music.  Our young Day Campers enjoyed theme days with "camping" and July 4th activities, harvesting vegetables from the Mesrobian garden, baking, and water play to cool off.  The second session is from July 17 - Aug 1; inquire in the school office about registering.






Saturday, July 5, 2014

Teachers' Appreciation Luncheon

During the last work week in June, the teachers, staff, and administration worked throughout the week and met for meetings to discuss exciting plans for the 2014-2015 school year. The Saakyan family, parents of graduating senior Alex Saakyan, owners of "Ani's Chicken" and "Mr. M's Hot Wings & Things,"  showed their appreciation by hosting a luncheon for Mesrobian's faculty, administration, and staff. 






Elementary Textbook List 2014-2015

The book list for grades Kindergarten through 5th Grade is posted on the blog as a separate tab.  Go to the tab "ELEMENTARY TEXTBOOK LIST 2014-2015" for the list of books. The books in elementary remained the same, but some of the middle school and high school books have changed, so that list will be posted shortly.

Please order your books early so your child will have the necessary materials when school begins on Monday, August 25, 2014. 

Sunday, June 29, 2014

SUMMER ACADEMY & SUMMER DAY CAMP BEGIN TOMORROW, JUNE 30th @ 9:00 a.m.

        

AYF OFFERING FREE COOKING CLASS: TUES., JULY 1st at 7:30 p.m. at Mesrobian




The dish of the night will be dolma/տոլմա.

The class will begin promptly at 7:30pm on July 1st at the
 Armenian Mesrobian School cafeteria, and is free of charge to all participants.

To ensure enough cooking supplies for everyone, we please ask that you RSVP in a timely manner at: montebello-exec@ayfwest.org

Monday, June 23, 2014

The End of An Amazing Academic Year at Mesrobian....Looking Forward to the 2014-2015 School Year

On June 20th,  the last day of school for the faculty, the teachers and staff showed their appreciation to our extended Mesrobian family by inviting them for lunch that they themselves prepared.  Hayr Muron Aznikian and Rev. Ashot Kambourian blessed the table and Principal Ghoogasian reflected on the successes of the school year.  Lunch was enjoyed under the shade of the trees as we said farewell for the summer, and looked forward to the many exciting things planned for the following academic year at Mesrobian.



Saturday, June 21, 2014

SUMMER DAY CAMP AT MESROBIAN FOR AGES 2-5 YEARS OLD


MESROBIAN SUMMER ACADEMY FOR AGES 6 & UP BEGINS JUNE 30th

Half-day enrollment is available. 
For more information please inquire in the school office by calling (323) 723-3181, (562) 699-2057, or emailing at info@mesrobian.org 

AYF Offering Free Armenian Cooking Classes at Mesrobian: Tues., July 1st

The dish of the night will be dolma/տոլմա.

The class will begin promptly at 7:30pm on July 1st at the Armenian Mesrobian School cafeteria, and is free of charge to all participants.

To ensure enough cooking supplies for everyone, we please ask that you RSVP in a timely manner at: montebello-exec@ayfwest.org

Armenian Computer Program at Mesrobian

We have successfully incorporated the use of technology in our Armenian classes this past year. Arevig, an Armenian computer software program, was installed in our computers in the Ter Minassian Computer Lab.  Elementary students would visit the computer lab and enthusiastically play the Armenian games, solve the puzzles and listen to the stories that are all part of the computer program.  The program, in three levels, includes letter recognition, vocabulary development, songs, poems, and literature. 

Friday, June 20, 2014

AYF Offering Free Armenian Cooking Class: July 1st


The dish of the night will be dolma/տոլմա.

The class will begin promptly at 7:30pm on July 1st at the Armenian Mesrobian School cafeteria, and is free of charge to all participants.

To ensure enough cooking supplies for everyone, we please ask that you RSVP in a timely manner at: montebello-exec@ayfwest.org

MESROBIAN SUMMER ACADEMY BEGINS JUNE 30TH

Half-day enrollment is available. 
For more information please inquire in the school office by calling (323) 723-3181, (562) 699-2057, or emailing at info@mesrobian.org 


Sunday, June 15, 2014

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY

Happy Father's Day to all our fathers, grandfathers, and uncles who play an important role in the lives of our students!

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BREAKFAST & RAFFLE

The PFC organized a complimentary breakfast for our teachers, students, and families on the last day of school.  The raffle drawing also took place at the breakfast. Thank you to our hard-working PFC and to all that supported our very successful raffle fundraiser.




The winning ticket stubs!





ELEMENTARY FIELD TRIPS & ACTIVITIES

Throughout the school year, Mesrobian students went on a variety of educational field trips.  We ended the year with a few more field trips to reinforce concepts taught in the classroom. Our Kindergarten class enjoyed a special picnic to celebrate their graduation.


Our Kindergarteners at 
Rio Hondo Park adjacent to Mesrobian
Kindergarteners with Homeroom Teacher Noushig Gilbouchian

Kindergarteners with Principal David Ghoogasian



1st & 2nd Graders at the 
Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific




3rd Graders at Sun Plastics Incorporated




4th Graders at the Sanchez Adobe House



3rd & 4th Graders on the Early California Tour
at Knott's Berry Farm


5th Graders on the Colonial Life Tour
at Knott's Berry Farm