Staff Changes at MVHS

By: Christine Avila Mountain View High School has welcomed new staff members this year due to open positions. Mr. Jose Marquez is now Principal, Ms. Maria Montano is the new API, Assistant Principal of Instruction, and Mr. Oscar Gomez is the new APSS, Assistant Principal of Student Services. Ms. Monica Reyes is the new Activities Clerk. Ms. Reyes said, “I’ve been doing this job for a long time, I love what I do, and I like to be here for the students, the coaches and the advisors as well.” Ms. Rachel Brotchner has come to the English department from Ledesma … Continue reading Staff Changes at MVHS

DACA Resources

If you are an undocumented student, there are resources to help you. These organizations work to support all immigrants. Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA) 2533 West 3rd Street, Los Angeles CA 90057 213-353-1333 Asian Americans Advancing Justice 1145 Wilshire Boulevard, 2nd floor, Los Angeles CA 90017 213-977-7500 Central American Resource Center of Los Angeles 213-977-7500 (DACA Application Assistance, Education and Outreach)   Diana Escamilla   CA Dream Network   United We Dream The Scroll will continue to share resources and updates for DACA students as we learn more. Keep an eye on this website as well as the Viking … Continue reading DACA Resources

DACA Update

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) applications will no longer be accepted after the Trump Administration cancelled the program. Those DACA students that have a DACA permit that expires before March 5, 2018,  have the opportunity to renew their permit with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) before October 5. After renewal, the DACA permit will be valid for another 2 years. On September 13, the White House and congressional Democrats met together to discuss an alternative for DACA which included conversations around the DREAM Act. However, there is currently no law that legally replaces the benefits … Continue reading DACA Update