Second Annual Mendota Elementary
Community Block Party
Fast Off the Blocks
By Jonathan Gramling

Mendota Elementary School is a community of learners in
many ways that the term is used. They honor grandparents
and others at school gatherings, recognizing that it takes
everyone to raise a village of young learners. And for the
past two years, Mendota has kicked off the school year
with the Mendota Elementary Community Block Party.
Mendota’s diverse community showed up to enjoy the
entertainment, the free eats and gather information that just
might come in handy in the upcoming school year. Students
are already thinking of school in a very positive way. Go