Mountainside Elementary 2020-2021 General Information

  • Visitors: All visitors must check-in and out at the office and have their temperature taken. Masks must be worn at all times while on school property.

    Check-in/Check-out: Students arriving after 9:05 will need to check-in at the office. If you would like to excuse their tardy, please call the school office, you do not need to come in to the school. To check-out a student, please call the office when you are on your way and we will have your child waiting in the front lobby for you. Parents will need to come in to the lobby and sign-out their child.

    Cell Phones/Electronic Devices: Electronic devices of any kind are not to be brought to school. A telephone is available for student use in the office.

    Student Birthday’s:  Student’s birthdays will be well acknowledged during the school day in individual classrooms. For numerous reasons, please wait until your children are at home to celebrate their birthdays as a family. Please do not send or deliver flowers, balloons, presents, treats, etc. to school.


    Contact Information

    School Phone: 435-792-7688; Fax 435-792-7690

    School Address: 235 E 125 N, Mendon UT 84325

    School Website:

    Principal: Cam Amott (

    Secretary: Cheryl Henrie (

    Custodian: Robby Thompson

    Lunch Manager: Carrie Selvage

    PTA President: Gina Hadfield



    First Day of School: Aug 20

    First Day of Kindergarten: Aug 26

    Labor Day: Sept 7 – NO SCHOOL

    Picture Day: Sept 10

    Picture Re-take Day: Oct 8

    Fall Recess: Oct 15 & 16 – NO SCHOOL

    Parent Teacher Conferences: Nov 5&6 – NO SCHOOL on the 6th

    Thanksgiving Break: Nov 25, 26, 27 – NO SCHOOL

    Christmas Break: Dec 23 – Jan 1 – NO SCHOOL

    Human Rights Day: Jan 18 – NO SCHOOL

    District Teacher Inservice: Feb 12 – NO SCHOOL

    President’s Day: Feb 15 – NO SCHOOL

    Parent Teacher Conferences: March 4&5 –NO SCHOOL on 5th

    Kindergarten Registration: March 10 & 11

    Spring Break: April 5 - 9 – NO SCHOOL

    Last Day of School: May 28


    Dress Code

    --Clothing/grooming should be clean, neat, safe, and modest.

    --Shirts should have sleeves. No tank tops.

    --Shorts & skirts should be at or close to the knee. Tights and leggings are encouraged under skirts.

    --No bare midriffs, off the shoulder tops, or cut out backs.

    --No hats/head coverings for boys or girls of any kind (excluding winter hats outside).

    --No flip-flops or loose footwear – appropriate footwear should be worn because of PE and recess. No roller-type shoes.

    --No gang-related items, grooming, or clothing.

    --No clothing displaying inappropriate messages or symbols.

    --No pajamas except on school-sponsored “Pajama Days”.


    Breakfast: $1.40; Reduced $.30 (service begins at 8:30am)

    Lunch: $2.05; Reduced $.40

    Milk: $.35


    For the 2020-2021 school year, visitors will not be allowed to eat with students at lunch.


    Lunch balance reminders will be sent electronically on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Please pay promptly once you receive the reminder. Students with negative lunch accounts over $10.25 will not be allowed a hot lunch.

    Free/reduced benefits apply to both breakfast and lunch.



    --Please do not drop your children off at school before 8:45 am unless they are having breakfast. There is no supervision before this time.

    --Do not pick your child up on the south side of the front pickup zone.  Students will not be allowed to pass between cars. Pull up alongside the curb closest to the school only – the outside lane is for through traffic only.

    --Do not use the school parking lots as a drop off/pick up zone. If you wish to pick up your child by the bike racks or bus loop, you should park in an approved parking space and walk to get your child.

    --Students should ride bikes, scooters, etc. on sidewalks only – do not ride in parking lots.

    --No weapons or incendiary devices or look alike items/toys are allowed on school grounds or on the bus. This constitutes a Safe Schools violation which could result in suspension or expulsion.



    School Hours: Monday – Friday 9:05 – 2:50


         AM: Monday – Friday 9:05-11:45

         PM: Monday – Friday 12:10-2:50


    Lunch Schedule

         1st Grade: 11:35 – 12:10

         2nd Grade: 11:45 – 12:20

         3rd Grade: 11:50 – 12:25

         4th Grade: 12:00 – 12:35

         5th Grade: 12:10 – 12:45

         6th Grade: 12:15 – 12:50

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