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Welcome to Mt. Solo

Jay Opgrande

School Action Plan - Math

School Action Plan - Reading

5300 Mt. Solo Road
Longiew, WA 98632

Main Office - Principal
(360) 577-2800

Assistant Principal
(360) 577-2863

Guidance Office
(360) 577-2808

(360) 577-2871
Fax - 360-577-2888

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4th Quarter Honor Roll

See who made the honor roll this last quarter.


Happy Kids Dental parking lot art winners

Several of Mrs. Donavan-HopkinsMedia/Leadership students showed up at Happy Kids Dentistry on Saturday, May 3rd to work for 3+ hours on a parking lot painting.  Out of 22 schools (including several high schools), our kids won first!  Yea! Shown in the top picture are Aubree Hopkins, Kaesha Mertes-Wright, Ariana Preciado, Sophie Bilger, Kolby Spicer, Gabby Bennett, (Dentist), Jeremy Snyder, Trista Ojalehto, Kelsey Woelk, Tanner Vaillencourt, Tyeson Gamble, Scout Wilson, Aili Huhta, Jaden Blain.


We have an award winning photographer...

Congratulations to Parker Reeves who won 3rd place in Josten’s yearbook photo contest.  There were over 5,000 entries from students across the country and Parker’s photo was third in the Middle School/Junior High category.  See page 67 of the book with all pictures at all levels.  

And we have award winning writers...

Two students earned Honorable Mention with their essays submitted to The Daily News. The Daily News recently did a feature in their Lifestyle section called Through My Eyes. As an assignment in their class students wrote essays and submitted them to The Daily News. Zoey Richardson and Sadie Allen's essays won honorable mention and were published in the April 29th edition of The Daily News. Congratulations Zoey and Sadie!

See essays (you will need to scroll down the page of TDN's article)

Honor Roll

See who made the 3rd quarter honor roll....

March Madness at Mt. Solo

The annual March Madness basketball tourament concluded on March 19.

Three on three champs

March Madness 8th Grade winners: Libby Bartleson, Tanner Vaillencourt & Gabby Bennett

Three on three champs

March Madness 7th grade winners: Noah Mejia, Brady Anderson & Owen Enriquez


Family Night - March 6th

  • A complicated simple machine
  • We've put a lot of work into this!
  • I am ready
  • And so am I!
  • Let us perform
  • Really it is pretty easy!
  • Paper pets have genetics also!
  • There is math in this game
  • We love to sing!
  • Popcorn is a hit!
  • Thanks for coming to Family Night!
A complicated simple machine1 We've put a lot of work into this!2 I am ready3 And so am I!4 Let us perform5 Really it is pretty easy!6 Paper pets have genetics also!7 There is math in this game8 We love to sing!9 Popcorn is a hit!10 Thanks for coming to Family Night!11

We hosted a family night on March 6th to let parents and families see what we are accomplishing this year.


Robotics Rules....

Brenden, Kolei, Aiden holding trophy), Gabe, Kaden from Cascade Middle School and Ivan from Mt. Solo.

The Cowlitz County 4-H Robotics Club known as the “Blazing Bots” competed Saturday, January 18, 2014 in the INTEL Oregon FIRST Lego League Championship Tournaments.  They received a 1st place trophy for Google’s Innovative Solutions Project Award.  The six member competitive robotics team won the award for designing a lightweight face mask that can be used in emergency situations arising after natural disasters such as earthquakes. Read more...


Yearbooks - Deadline near!

Yearbook deadline January 31st.  Order today online HERE or purchase at the student store $20

Honor Roll Announced

See who made the honor roll for first quarter...

4.0 students 4.0 students

Congratulations to those who achieved a 4.00 shown here in front of the band. Click on the picture for a larger image.


Online Resources

Parents have requested more information about online resources that can help them better prepare and support their child at home. We've recently added more links to our page of parent resources We hope that you find this resource helpful. You can access that page in the sidebar to the right. Online Resources for Parents


Interested in volunteering for sporting events?

It takes a lot of people beside the coaches and game officials to ensure out sporting events are operated correctly and efficiently. If you would like to help out, contact the events coordinator Cassie Bennett

PTSO has a new email address!

To sign up for PTSO updates, send an email to and put "Add Me" in the Subject line.  Your email address will not be used for any other purpose other than to update you with news regarding the PTSO or school information.


Planning for High School & Beyond

Parents and Guardians, you are the #1 influence in your child's life. All Cowlitz and
Wahkiakum County high schools want to join with you to create an educational
experience that will open doors to your student's success. Together we can help
students build essential confidence and knowledge to face challenges in whatever they do next. Check out this 67 page comprehensive document to assist you in that process.


Site Action Plans

We are focusing on improvement in math and reading each year. Please take some time to review our plans and read out report to the District Strategic Plan Review Committee.

What do we do when the weather or other emergency impacts out school day?

Our school hours and other emergency info can be found on the Longview School District website. You will find info about bus snow routes and hours of school operations.

In addition to local radio stations announcing weather delays, you would like to get notices sent to your my email. Sign up for a free service called "Flash Alert". Please note: you must subscribe and keep your contact information updated; some spam filters block these messages; you can get messages pushed to your smart phone or tablet with the FlashAlert Messenger App. Info is on the FlashAlert signup site.
Information will be posted before 6 a.m.

Talking to you kids about Violence

A document provided from our guidance department from the Superintend of Public Instruction for educators,but applies to all adults who may be in a position to help kids understand violence. See article...


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