MHS and MMS Open House

  • Open House March 23, 2023

    Dear Malibu Middle School and Malibu High School Families,

    We hope all of you are planning on joining us Thursday night, March 23rd, at our annual Open House!  This year's Open House will be a relaxed, informal, largely outdoor event with a chance for students, parents and staff to connect! Come visit with friends, neighbors, and school staff! Open House is a chance for students to share their classrooms and work with you.  It is a fun, informal, positive night where families move as they please, visiting current classrooms, past classrooms, catch up with friends etc.  There will not a formal program. And, it is not be a time for individual student conferencing.

    DATE:  Thursday, March 23, 2023
    TIME:   5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    Who is invited?:

    • All Malibu Middle and Malibu High Students, Parents and Families
    • Malibu Middle and Malibu High Alumni Students and Past Families
    • Community Members
    • Prospective Students and Families

    What will the event include?: 

    • Classroom visits/Facility Open House
    • Community Partners, School Partners, and Student Clubs Tables/Booths 
    • Visual and Performing Arts Department Art Show and Showcase in Room 402 that everyone is encouraged to visit!
    • D'Amores Malibu Pizza Truck available for purchase!
    • Kona Ice Truck available for purchase!
    • Track Meet starts at 3:30pm at home.

    Where will I find my student’s teachers?:
    Right now, the plan is to arrange MMS Staff by grade level cores around the A/B/E buildings.  Right now, the plan is to arrange MHS Staff by department teams around the K/G/P buildings.  A map will be provided.  However, there is a chance we will simply have teachers in their own classrooms.
    We hope you will join us!
    Patrick Miller, MHS Principal
    Paula Lytz, MMS Principal
    Cindy Smith, MHS Assistant Principal

    Below are some FAQs.
    Is Thursday a minimum day? Yes, we will be on a minimum day schedule.  That means we start at 8:30(MHS)/8:40(MMS) but students are dismissed early at 1:35 so we can prepare the rooms and campus for this evenings event. Please do not arrive prior to 1:35 for pick up.  
    Is this Open House for both Malibu Middle and Malibu High?  Yes, we decided to combine Malibu High School's Open House for students in grades 9-12 and Malibu Middle School for students in grades 6-8 this year largely because of shared staff and shared families.  May 11 will still be a minimum day dismissal, but there will not be a second or separate event. 
    Should students attend?  Can my neighbor attend?  Can I bring Grandma? Yes, yes, and yes.  Open House is a chance for everyone to visit our school.  Current students, current families, alumni students, alumni families, prospective parents, community members are all welcome!
    What is the schedule? Is there a formal meeting? Open House is relaxed and casual.  There is NO formal presentation.  The community/school/student club fair will run from 5:00pm-7:00pm.  Classroom visits will occur from 5:00-7:00.
    Where do I park? Parking options include: Football field lot, Pool lot, Morning View Street parking, and the Morning View Lots (closed until 4:30 to allow staff parking), Please consider carpooling if possible.

    MHS Campus Mag