• Congratulations to scholar athletes, who were honored by the U-T San Diego:
Girls’ field hockey: Carly Dunn, Jerrilyn Goldberg, Leticia Gonzalez-Leyva, Raquel Hernandez, Laura Kamphaus, Kimberly Montenegro-Andrade, Mayeli Nova, Sara Sandoval, Dayna Stout, Madison Sweet, Hannah Tandy.
Football: Jose Barragan, Isaiah Brown, Charles Castro, Justin Denny, Shaki Harvey, Devante Kinder, Airric Parker, Andre Petties-Wilson, Max Pierre, Joshua Plum, Nicholas Plum, Edwin Romero, Gabriel Waller, Derrell Whitaker.
Cross-country: Julian Dae, Marco Mejiaz De Leon, Bianca Sanchez.
Boys’ water polo: Colton Ambrose, Hunter Ketchum, Emmanuel Molina, Owen Nelson, Nicholas Schoettle, Colin Tandy.
Girls’ volleyball: Cassidy Clough, Heidi Emmemberger, Amy Nguyen, Claudia Norton, Rachel Odermatt, Olivia Olson, Jaia Piland, Priscilla Tamborini.
• School tours: Jan. 7 and 23, 8 a.m. in the library. Sign in at the front office.
• MBHS girls are invited to learn how to row during a weeklong introduction to the sport from Monday, Jan. 13 to Friday, Jan. 17 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, email zlacfoundation@gmail-.com
• Open Enrollment: Applications to attend MBHS for the 2014-15 school year are being accepted online or at the district office through Feb. 15. Visit the web page at sandi.net/enrollmentopt-ions for the online application and other materials.
Pacific Beach Middle School
• Parent Coffee: Thursday, Jan. 9, 7:30 a.m. in the library.
• PBMS Tours: Jan. 9 and 23, 8 a.m. Check in at the front office and meet in the library.
• PBMS eighth-graders will be visiting Mission Bay High on Friday, Jan. 17 from 8 to 10 a.m. Parents are welcome.
• Toy Drive: More than 264 toys were collected by the PBMS Toy Drive, meaning 264 children have a toy who may not have otherwise been able to receive one.
• Donate used surf, skate and snowboards to Rerip. To donate items, bring them to the front office of PBMS.
Pacific Beach Elementary
• Tuesday, Jan. 14: Pan Band auditions after school.
• Wednesday, Jan. 15, 11:10 a.m: Recognition assembly in the auditorium.
• Thursday, Jan. 16: Family Fun Night at Mamma Mia’s Restaurant.
Mission Bay Cluster News
• Mission Bay Cluster meeting, Thursday, Jan. 9, 6 p.m., Crown Point Junior Music Academy. Join in on the conversation about Pacific Beach’s neighborhood schools.
• Missoula Children’s Theatre will be in San Diego the week of Jan. 13-18 and students from the entire MB Cluster will be participating in “Robinson Crusoe.” The production will take place in the PB Middle School auditorium on Saturday, Jan. 18, at 3 and 7 p.m.
Friends of Pacific Beach Secondary Schools
Monthly meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 6 p.m. in the PB Middle School library. Get involved and learn about how you can make a difference in your child’s education.