Happenings At Mitchell

Burgers for PTA Bucks!!

How about heading down to Bob’s Atomic Burgers on Wednesday of this week.  All day long Bob’s will be giving 30% of every purchase straight to the Mitchell PTA.  These guys go above and beyond when it comes to community involvement.  Thanks to Bob’s and let’s see y’all down there on Wednesday!!

Volunteers needed for Multicultural Night

If you’re wanting to help out with one of the coolest events in the school year then here’s your opportunity.  Here’s the scoop. 20 families are hosting booths.  Bella Diva Dance is holding global dance lessons and performance from 6:15-7:30 pm, featuring our own Robin MacKinnon. There will be a Photo booth.  California Wraps food truck on site…a nut free… (Read more)

Yearbook Cover Contest!

Hey everyone – this contest is open to students in all grades.  Wouldn’t it be cool to have your creative picture be the cover of the 2016-2017 Mitchell Elementary Yearbook. As a student here at Mitchell, who knows better than you what it is exactly that makes Mitchell shine like the stars?  Create a yearbook cover that shows what you… (Read more)


Do you know a special teacher who demonstrates a contagious enthusiasm for teaching and learning and who regularly inspires all students to take on new challenges and to recognize their full potential? Have you met a teacher who thinks outside the box and advances new approaches to teaching and learning? Golden Schools Foundation is holding the 6th annual Golden Teacher… (Read more)

Mitchell Garden Club Starts Soon

This spring we will focus on prepping the Mitchell Community Garden for planting.  We will learn about the vegetables and flowers we plant and will maintain the garden while learning about the positive effects of health and nutrition through horticulture.  Weekly activities will be centered around kinesthetic and visual learning, with an emphasis on cooperation.  Students will lead an Earth… (Read more)