Mark Twain
Elementary School
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Our school year is full of activities and events we’d like to share with you. This page helps us do just that. Here we’ll post upcoming event details, special school or district reports you should be aware of, or helpful articles that might interest you. Check back often for the latest!


We will have our Mark Twain Winterfest on Friday, December 15. We would like to remind parents and guardians that Friday, December 15 is also “Santa Hat Day” and not Santa outfit day. We expect students to dress in uniform unless they are performing in our winterfest. Please see our schedule for the day below.

  • 8:03 a.m. - School begins
  • 8:25 a.m. - Take chairs to the playground
  • 8:30 a.m. until 9:20 - Winterfest
  • 9:30 until 9:45 a.m. - Fourth grade recess
  • 9:55 until 10:10 a.m. - Fifth grade recess
  • 11:00 until 11:30 a.m. - Fourth grade lunch
  • 11:50 a.m. until 12:20 p.m. - Fifth grade lunch
  • 12:25 p.m. - Dismissal from classrooms
  • 12:30 p.m. - School ends

We wish you a wonderful winter break! We will see you back at school ready to learn on Monday, January 8, 2018. 

Spelling Bee

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the spelling bee.

Here are the winners:

  • 4th Grade
    1st - Joshua Andrade (H-2)
    2nd - Brenda Walker (F-3)
    3rd - Camila Orozco (F-2)

  • 5th Grade
    1st -  Ashley Ramirez (C-3)
    2nd - Araceli Gonzalez (C-1)
    3rd - Ana Loera (F-4)