Parent Workshop

Join us for Coffee with the Counselor & a Parent Workshop!

9:30 Coffee with the Counselor:  Meet with a school counselor and learn about current events occurring at our school.

10:00am & 5:00pm Progress Reports and Next Steps Workshop:  Meet with our school counselor and learn how to interpret a progress report and create next steps for your child. *Repeated twice in the morning and the evening


School Site Council Announcement

Our first School Site Council meeting will take place on Tuesday, August 27th at 2:50pm in Room 1205.

The elected parents representing all NCM parents are:  Deanna Guerra, Carmen Gutierrez and Adriana Arreaga

Please see agenda below:


  1. Call to order/Introductions
  2. Approval of today’s agenda & minutes of 5/16/2019 SSC Meeting ACTION
  3. Overview of SSC
  4. Data
  5. Review By-Laws & Roberts Rule of Order
  6. Election of Chairperson and Assistant Chairperson     ACTION
  7. 19-20 Budget Overview
  8. Site Plan for Student Achievement Modification     ACTION
  9.  Mini Grant Orders        ACTION
  10. Other

If you have any questions, please contact Teresa Walkup @ teresa.walkup@sweetwaterschools.org



Need to Contact a Staff Member?

All staff emails are available under the Staff tab of our school website.  Utilize the staff email to contact teachers or other staff member with questions.  You can also find the staff email list by clicking on the link below titled, “Staff Email Directory”.

Staff Email Directory



All parents are encouraged to monitor their child online through the Canvas program.  This is the online classroom all teachers use at NCM to post assignments, grades and messages for students.  Information to login to Canvas is included in the link below called “Canvas Parent Handout”.

Canvas Parent Handout

If you have any questions on how to use the Canvas application, please feel free to visit the Counseling Center (Room 107) or the Categorical Office (Room 1205).



Parent Committee Elections at Curriculum Nights


We have received nominations for the following parent committees:

School Site Council (SSC):  Parent committee overseeing programs at National City Middle and the site plan for student achievement.

SUHSD English Language Advisory Committee (DELAC):  Parent committee at the district level overseeing English learner programs.

SUHSD Parent Advisory Committee (DPAC):  Parent committee at the district level to oversee districtwide programs.

If you are interested in serving on a committee, please send in your name to Doralicia.Real@sweetwaerschools.org or Teresa.Walkup@sweetwaterschools.org.  You can also reach us at 619-336-2624.

The last day to send in  your nomination for a committee is Tuesday, August 13th at 12pm.  Elections for all committees will be held at Curriculum Nights on August 14th and August 15th.

Thank you!



Curriculum Nights

Join us for Curriculum Nights!

7th Grade:  August 14, 2019

8th Grade:  August 15, 2019

Time:  5:00-7:30


Rotate through various sessions to learn about your child’s curriculum, expected learner outcomes and how to monitor your child online.  All parents who attend will receive a non-uniform bracelet for their child to use on Monday, August 19th.



2019-20 Lunch Applications

Parents and Guardians,

Lunch application for the new school year must be submitted soon to ensure your child receives lunch at school.  The last day to receive free lunch for all students is Friday, August 2nd.  You can pick up an application in the main office or apply online by clicking on the lunch application link below.

Nutrition Services:  Lunch Application Online

If you need any assistance, please contact the Categorical Office in room 1205.