Staff and Ongoing Events at MVMS

Mountain View Middle School


Ongoing Events at MVMS

Congratulations to the following MVMS students who placed in the top three places for their Writing Fair Entries: Miyah Douglass, Annika Foster, Isabel Romero, Janell Acosta, Alyssa Santos, Essenia Santos, Lilyenne Hyland, Ezabella Desersa, Alyssa Santos , and Sophia Runningwater-Montoya. These students will be honored and recognized at the Annual Writing Fair Ceremony hosted by Alamogordo High School on April 25 at 6PM. Congratulations and thank you to all MVMS students who wrote and submitted entries to the District Writing Fair. Keep Writing!

Come support your MVMS Choir and Drama Students in Alamogordo Music Theatre’s Spring performance of “Mary Poppins”!

Performance Dates are April 12, 13, 19, & 20 at 7pm and April 14 at 2pm at The Flickinger Center for Performing Arts.

Tickets are $12.

Remember students, documentation for 6 hours of community service for National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is due to Mrs. Bloom no later than April 23.Ideas for community service:  Local place of worship; senior citizen center; community garden at United Methodist Church; animal shelters; boys and girls club; soup kitchens; habitat for humanity.  Community service is done outside of school for the community not family.  Documentation must include student’s name, date and time of service and signed off by person in charge, which must include a phone number for verification.


Yearbook - ONLY 30 yearbooks left!  Order yours now at  School code 13377319.  Price is $25.


Congratulations to all the MVMS MESA students who participated in the MESA Rally competitions.  Team 2 took first place in the prepared design competition.  Team 1 Finished 1st in the on-site surprise and Team 3 Finished 2nd in on-site surprise.  Overall Team 2 was FIRST PLACE due to their effective and efficient design as well as speaking and on-site.  Congratulations to ALL. 


Attention students:  Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting 3 on 3-basketball tournament on Saturday, April 6th at MVMS Gym.  You must attend a few FCA meetings in order to play.  Questions contact Coach Caraway or Coach Suarez.

Coaching/Club Sponsor List

Ms. Gina Armijo-McEntire (6th Grade ELA Teacher) and Ms. Annette Joyner (Family Consumer Science/Culinary Arts Teacher) coach 7th/8th Girls Volleyball.

Ms. Ashley Rahn (7th Grade Math Teacher) and Ms. Annette Joyner (Family Consumer Science/Culinary Arts Teacher) facilitate Student Council events.

Ms. Gina Armijo-McEntire (6th Grade ELA Teacher) and Ms. Ashley Rahn (7th Grade Math Teacher) coach 7th/8th Girls Basketball.

Ms. Gina Armijo-McEntire (6th Grade ELA Teacher) 7th/8th grade Track & Field (boys/girls throwers) coach.

Mr. Ricky Caraway (P.E. Teacher) and Mr. Suarez (Guidance Counselor) sponsor every other Tuesday Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) from 6:00 pm to 7:15 pm.

Mr. Ricky Caraway (P.E. Teacher) and Mr. Suarez (Guidance Counselor) coach 7th/8th Grade Boys Basketball.

Nurse Brenda Guin coordinates monthly Food Bank with the assistance of Student Council.

Ms. Lori Armstrong (7th Grade NM History Teacher) sponsors Yearbook production.

Ms. Monique Baca (ELA Co-Teacher) hosts Parent Teacher Advisory Council (PTAC).

Ms. Annette Joyner (Family Consumer Science/Culinary Arts Teacher) hosts Junior Student to Student (JS2S) sponsors monthly Wednesday meetings in her classroom during Summit period.

Ms. Sara Bloom (8th/9th Grade Science Teacher) sponsors National Junior Honor Society (NJHS). 

Ms. Sharon Baca (6th Grade ELA Teacher) sponsors an afterschool word club and the Spelling Bee.

Ms. Laurie Heaton (Librarian) hosts the Chess Club on Thursdays after school in the Library. 

Ms. Susan D. Bowling (Special Education Teacher of Math grades 6, 7, 8) Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) lead for School Year 2018-2019.

Ms. Rachel Montoya (8th Grade ELA Teacher) coaches High School Track & Field.

Mr. Rudy Barbosa (8th Grade Math Teacher) coaches Varsity Girls Soccer.

Mr. Justin Gigler (8th Grade Math and Algebra Teacher) coaches AHS Cross Country and Track & Field at MVMS.