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8th to 9th Grade Transition Information

Keep track of all of the upcoming important dates for 8th Graders and their parents about transitioning to Mira Costa!
This is Costa - Upcoming Events

THIS IS COSTA: Tours, Q&A and Scheduling for Current 8th Grade Families 

  • TOURS--New date and slots added! 8th Grade students and parents are invited to Mira Costa High School for after-school tours with Principal Ben Dale. Slots have been added to previously-full tours (sign up for one of the original dates here), and a new date has been added (sign up for the new 1/29 tour date here).
  • PARENT Q&As on 1/22 and 1/29: Parents of 8th grade students are invited to attend one of three evening Q&As, 6:30-8pm, in January in the homes of Costa families for a small and casual discussion about Costa with MCHS Principal Dr. Ben Dale. This is a great chance to get questions answered and learn more in a small and relaxed setting. PARENTS ONLY. Sign-up to attend a Q&A on one of the following dates: January 22 Q&A / January 29 Q&A
  • SCHEDULING BREAKOUT SESSIONS on 2/6: Save the evening of Thursday, February 6 for 8th Grade Breakout Sessions with Mira Costa counselors for parents to review scheduling and class options. All parents of students with IEPs will meet at 6PM in Room 242. All other parents will meet in Math/Science building according to first initial of your last name: A-L meet from 6-7PM; M-Z meet from 7:15-8PM.
  • Please contact Sue Antrobius for more information on "This is Costa" events.
Mira Costa High School Principal Tours
Are you interested in touring Mira Costa High School's campus? Please join Dr. Ben Dale for a Principal's Tour of MCHS. Come hear what is currently happening at Mira Costa and see all that our beautiful campus has to offer. Sign up today for your chance to be a part of this great opportunity. Click HERE to sign up!
MBX Summer School FAQ Night 1/28
Parents interested in learning more about the MBX Summer School offerings are invited to an FAQ Night on January 28 from 6:30-7:30PM (location still TBD but will be announced here). MBX Summer School registration opens on February 6 for incoming Freshmen.