LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND AND CHOIR CONCERT TONIGHT

La Contenta Middle School’s Fall Band and Choir Concert will be held tonight, Thursday, November 17 at 6 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. The concert is free and all are welcome to attend. The La Contenta Parent Group will be selling hot dogs, chips, popcorn, soda and candy.

CONGRESSMAN COOK MAKES A VISIT TO LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL

Rep. Paul Cook dropped in on a Morongo Basin middle school Monday to tell stories of his life and career. Reporter David Haldane spoke to someone who was there… Eighth-graders at La Contenta Middle School in Yucca Valley got a surprise early yesterday: a visit from a real live congressman,

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LA CONTENTA BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT TOMORROW

La Contenta Middle School in Yucca Valley will hold its back-to-school night for parents Thursday, September 1. Parents will have the opportunity to visit their children’s classrooms and meet their teachers from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Parents should bring their child’s schedule. An overview will be given of the curriculum,

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LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL ORIENTATION TOMORROW

La Contenta Middle School is holding its orientation day tomorrow, Friday, August 19. Seventh-grade students, and eighth-grade students who are new to the school district, should attend the orientation anytime between noon and 2 p.m. Meet in the multi-purpose room at La Contenta Middle School. Students will receive their cafeteria

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LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL CONCERT THURSDAY NIGHT

The La Contenta Middle School will hold a fall music concert Thursday, November 19, starting at 6 p.m. Participating in the free concert are beginning band, advanced band, and choir. Refreshments will be provided by the La Contenta Parent Association. La Contenta Middle School is located at 7050 La Contenta

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CORONER IDENTIFIES VICTIM OF FATAL CRASH WITH SCHOOL BUS

The Coroner’s Office has released the name of the driver who was killed in a crash with a school bus last week. Lawrence “Larry” Parker, 57, of Joshua Tree, was driving his 1993 Toyota Tacoma pick up truck westbound on Alta Loma about 7 a.m. Friday when a school bus,

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BREAKING NEWS--1 KILLED IN CRASH WITH SCHOOL BUS NEAR LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL

Updated Friday, 2:30 p.m.

The California Highway Patrol has released a few additional details about Friday morning’s fatal crash in Yucca Valley. According to CHP Officer Randy O’Brien, a white 193 Toyota Tacoma, driven by an unidentified 57-year-old Joshua Tree man, was traveling westbound on Alta Loma at 6:58 a.m.

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SCHOOL BOARD MEETS AT LA CONTENTA TONIGHT

The Morongo Unified School District Board has an early 5 p.m. start for its meeting tonight. Reporter Dan Stork says the scheduled business includes finances, policy revisions, and textbook adoptions… In a 5 p.m. work/study session on September 15, the Morongo Unified School District Board of Education will review the

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LA CONTENTA BACK-TO SCHOOL NIGHT

La Contenta Middle School will hold their back-to-school night tonight, Thursday, September 3, from 6:00 to 7:45 p.m. Parents should bring their child’s schedule. The evening is designed to give parents a chance to visit their child’s classrooms and meet their teachers. Parents will be given an overview of the

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LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL LION SHOWCASE TOMORROW

Check out the diverse talents of students at the Third Annual La Contenta Lion Showcase on Thursday, May 28. Watch students perform on stage and enjoy displayed student work all on the same night. Admission is free, and doors open at 5 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. Refreshments will be

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12-YEAR-OLD ARRESTED FOR WAL-MART BOMB THREAT

A 12-year-old boy is believed to be responsible for calling in a bomb threat to Wal-Mart in Yucca Valley Tuesday afternoon. After the phone call threatening to “blow up” the store. Wal-Mart management evacuated the store and called the Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff’s Deputies Shaunna Ables and Michael Otey investigated the

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MOVIE NIGHT TOMORROW AT LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL

La Contenta Middle School is having movie night tomorrow, Friday, January 30, for their students and parents. Free popcorn, pizza, and hot cocoa will be served. Doors open at 5:30, at the La Contenta Middle School’s multi-purpose room.

SHERIFF SEARCHING FOR MISSING 12-YEAR-OLD YUCCA VALLEY BOY

Edward Lockhart, the 12-year-old Yucca Valley boy who had been missing since 2 p.m. yesterday afternoon, has been found safe and sound and is now home. No further information on his return is available at this time.

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT AT LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL TOMORROW

La Contenta Middle School has scheduled their back-to-school night for tomorrow, Thursday, September 4, from 6:00 to 7:45 p.m. Parents should bring their child’s schedule. The evening is designed to give parents a chance to visit their child’s classrooms and meet their teachers. Parents will be given an overview of

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PARENT VISITATION AT LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL TOMORROW

La Contenta Middle School invites all parents to visit the school for their first monthly parent visitation day tomorrow, Wednesday, September 3. Parents may come for all day or part of the day and may also stay for lunch. School hours are 7:09 -1:51. Seventh grade lunch is at 10:00

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LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL SHOWCASE TONIGHT

Students of La Contenta Middle School will hold their second annual La Contenta Lion Showcase tonight, June 4. Students will perform on stage, display their artwork, showcase their written work, and show off projects. The doors open at 5 p.m. and the show starts at 6 p.m. The Showcase will

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6TH GRADE ORIENTATION AT LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL WEDNESDAY

La Contenta Middle School will have a sixth grade orientation for incoming 2013-3014 7th grade students (currently sixth grade students) on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room. Please plan to attend to familiarize yourself with La Contenta Middle School and the rules,

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