Bell Schedule

8:00 Play Yard Opens
8:08 First Warning Bell
8:10 School Starts
9:40-9:55 K-1st Recess
9:55-10:15 2nd-3rd Recess
10:15-10:30 4th-5th Recess
11:15-11:35 TK Recess
11:15-12:00 K-1st Lunch
11:35-12:00 TK Lunch
11:40-12:25 2nd-3rd Lunch
12:05-12:45 4th-5th Lunch
1:30 (W 1:30): TK-K Dismissal
2:15 (W 1:25): 1st-3rd Dismissal
2:20 (W 1:30): 4th-5th Dismissal

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School Contacts

Principal: Alexander Hunt

Secretary: Lyzanna Chairez
Curriculum: Jai Waggoner
Records: Maru Hiratzka
Phone: (510) 644-6313
Fax: (510) 644-6297

For school tours, contact Lyzanna Chairez, MX Secretary, or Jai Waggoner, Curriculum Coordinator/Art Teacher, at (510) 644-6313.

Malcolm X PTA contacts


Sid Verma 540-1103
Bhima Sheridan 647-3628
Executive VP:  
Vicki Davis 734-4385

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Updated 9/18/14
by Kellie Whittaker



Rolling Drop-off

Sept. 15-19: Ms. Arroyo's 5th grade parents/guardians are up this week for Rolling Drop Off!

Sept. 22-26: Ms. Speiglman's 5th grade parents/guardians are up next week for Rolling Drop Off.

Contact your room parent to volunteer for one or more mornings during your class' turn.

See the last link in the left sidebar on this page for safety and set-up instructions.


Together We Can!

Thanks to all the MX families who came to the PTA meeting on Sept. 17. Special thanks to those who also went to the School Board meeting to ask for increased staffing for MX.

Items/Help Needed

for the Summer Readers Pizza Party this Friday, Sept. 19. All students who completed their Summer Reading Contract will be participating. We still need several things: families to send food (veggies, fruit or desserts for 25 kids); and helpers for set-up (1-1:30), serving (1:30-2), and clean-up (2-2:30).

Contact Lily Monti to volunteer ( or 326-3132) if you have any questions.

MX and Farmigo In The News!

MX and Farmigo made it onto the front page of the SF Chronicle business section on Friday, Sept. 12. Click here to read the newspaper story!

If you would like to order fresh produce, etc. from Farmigo (10% of your order amount goes back to our school), use the link in the left sidebar of this page. Pickup is Wednesday at 1:30 each week, on the MX playground by the garden. Contact Becky Matthews at for more information.

PTA After-School Classes

It's time to register your child for the fall session of PTA enrichment after-school classes! This year you can do it all online.

Click here to find out how to register or to read the FAQ. Or just use the link in the left sidebar on this page to register.

Contact Vicki Davis at if you have questions after reading the registration page and FAQ.

And we send a huge thank-you to Joel Davis for building the new online registration database!

3rd Annual MX T-Shirt Design Contest:
Vote Through 9/21

Fifteen amazing designs were submitted for this year's limited edition 2014-15 MX T-shirt contest. Vote now through Sept. 21!
Click here to see the designs and vote.

If you have questions. contact Dan Ross at

MX Mosaic Signs

The MX Mosaic School Signs project needs volunteers to finish building and installing the new signs.

Volunteer dates/times are: 10-2 pm and 2-6 pm, Sat. and Sun.: Sept. 27 & 28, Oct. 4 & 5, Oct. 18 & 19.

Bring gloves and wear clothes you can get dirty! Meet at Ashby & Ellis Streets. Donations of sandwiches, fruit, lemonade, water and popsicles will be appreciated any time during these days. For info, text Sally at 282-0396 or e-mail: