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H. W. Mountz Elementary School



  • 6th Annual Spring Lake Summer Spree

    We have started planning for the summer event of the season, The 6th Annual Spring Lake Summer Spree, to benefit HW Mountz School. As you take some time off with your family this break, we ask that you take a minute to view our website, purchase your tickets, and learn more about our foundation.

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  • Baseball

    Schedule for the week-Tuesday Game away at Belmar, Wednesday practice, Thursday game home against Antrim, Friday off.

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  • Softball

    Schedule for the week-Tuesday Game home vs Belmar, Wednesday Practice from 3 to 4:30, Thursday Game away at Antrim, Friday No Practice.

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  • Tennis

    Good luck to the tennis team today in the match against Brielle. Please meet at Marucci Park at 3:30.

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  • Happy Birthday

    A very special Happy Birthday to Packy O.!

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Have a Safe and Sunny Spring Break- School Re-opens Monday, April 21, 2014 with a 12:40pm dismissal!
March Activities at Mountz

TEAM Mountz looks ahead... 
April 14 - April 18-Spring Break-Enjoy some much-anticipated spring weather and enjoy the time off with your families.

April 16 -
National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day-Please support HW Mountz Alumni Elizabeth Stockton to raise awareness for this cause. Please see flyers section for more information-2014 Ride Against AIDS.
April 21 - The Board of Education approved Monday, April 21, 2014 as a make-up snow day.  Students will be dismissed at 12:40 PM and the rest of the day will be an in-service day for teachers.
April 22 - Earth Day! Throughout the day our students will be participating in lessons that urge all of us to celebrate and take care of our environment!

April 23 -
PTA Meeting at 
2 PM. Please support the great efforts of our PTA!

April 23 -
Administrative Professionals Day- Thank you to all of our wonderful Team Mountz Administrative Assistants!  Please take time today to thank them for all they do! Mrs. Campbell, Mrs. Cory, Mrs. Calafiore, Mrs. MacDonald, Mrs. Easley, and Mrs. Pindar

April 24 -
Take Your Child to Work Day- Please notify the office if you are bringing your child to work!  Welcome to all of our staff's children that will be joining us on this day! 

April 25 - Arbor Day - Thank you to our Fourth Graders for representing Team Mountz in the annual Spring Lake Boro Arbor Day Tree Planting with the Spring Lake Garden Club. 

April 25 -
DARE Graduation-Congratulations to our 5th grade students for completing the DARE Program. Parents are welcome to join us for the graduation program will be held in the All Purpose Room at 2:15 pm. Thank you Officer Ploskonka and the Spring Lake Police Department for your support.

April 25 - Otis Lesson Cognitive Testing for Grades 3 & 6.  Read this letter to learn more about this assessment.
April 28 - May 1-NJ ASK Testing-Grades 6, 7 and 8.  More information will be sent home by Mrs. Walsifer in the upcoming weeks.

April 29 - 
Art Night Please join us at 7:00pm to do a school-wide gallery walk of the artistic talents of our students, vote for the 14-15 Mountz Calendar artwork, and participate in art activities.   

April 30 -
National School Administrator's Day-Thank you to our Administrators! Mr. Bormann, Superintendent; Mrs. Walsifer-Supervisor of Student Services; Mrs. Allen-Business Administrator and Mr. Soto-Technology Coordinator 

April 30 -
SLED Meeting-7:00 PM in the Library.  Please come to learn more about the efforts of the SLED!

May 1-
Lauren Kehoe, author of "The Numb" will be visiting grades 6, 7 and 8 for an informative literary discussion.
award  Congratulations to Members of Team Mountz

Academic Bowl - Congratulations to all the Students that participated in the Academic Bowl at Goetz Middle School on April 9th. We are proud of you for representing HW Mountz! Great Job to the 6th grade team for placing third in the competition-

Science Fair -  Congratulations to all our participants in the Science Fair! The top ten finalists were: Michael D, Rylan F, Isabella M, Hayley P, Caroline K, Matt H, Russel P, Luke F, James W, and Jack B. Rylan F won first prize, Caroline K won 2nd prize and Isabella M won 3rd prize. Great job to our budding scientists! 

Fair Housing Poster Contest - Congratulations to the following 6th graders for their winning entries in the Fair Housing Poster Contest:Caroline K, Gabrielle K, Madison B, Erin O and Marie M. They will be honored at a luncheon on April 6th.

Asbury Park Press Spelldown -
Congratulations to Michael O. for participating in the Asbury Park Press Spelldown at Monmouth University on March 17th. We are very proud of you for representing HW Mountz School.
 paw Other Important Items 
Non-Resident Policy Proposal - Board of Education Q & A presentation on the policy proposal for Non-Resident Tuition Students.  Non-Resident Tuition Policy Proposal PPT
March BOE Community Update- Please view here  to take a look at the actions taken and presentations made at the Spring Lake Board of Education Meeting held on March 24, 2014. 
6-8 Chromebook Take Home Initiative- Students in grades 6-8 began bringing home their Chromebooks for use on school assignments.  Visit the link and return the Handbook Signature Page, Insurance Payment Page, and Insurance Payment if you are interested in having your child bring their Chromebook home!  View Contract Here  
Science Facility Architectural Plan - Please take a look at the architectural drawings for the new science facilities for grades 1-5 and 6-8.  These labs are planned to be installed in the summer of 2014.  Click here for drawings.