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There are No Classes beginning Monday, March 8 - Friday, March 12, 2021, due to Spring Break.
 We are planned to resume a HYBRID learning model on Monday, March 15, 2021. If your child attended school on the Hybrid model, they will come the same days they did before. If your child did not attend school in the Hybrid model, but you would like them to, please contact Mrs. Bonillas at or (520) 287-0880 ext. 7602. This is a plan and can change if the COVID numbers in the community increase.
Students CAN remain as remote learners like we are right now if parents choose to.

No hay clases a partir del lunes 8 de marzo al viernes 12 de marzo de 2021 debido a las vacaciones de primavera.
 Estamos planificados para reanudar un modelo de aprendizaje HÍBRIDO el lunes 15 de marzo de 2021. Si su hijo asistió a la escuela en el modelo Híbrido, vendrá los mismos días que lo hizo antes. Si su hijo no asistió a la escuela en el modelo híbrido, pero le gustaría que lo hiciera, comuníquese con la Sra. Bonillas en o (520) 287-0880 ext. 7602. Este es un plan y puede cambiar si aumentan los números de COVID en la comunidad.
Los estudiantes PUEDEN permanecer como aprendices remotos como lo somos ahora si los padres así lo desean.

Hello Mary L. Welty students and families,

We hope that you are healthy and safe. We wanted to remind you that we will continue to learn virtually. We are in the middle of preparing for our AZELLA and AzM2 (formally AzMerit) assessments. Please be sure that all students are logged in by 7:45 am. 

We will be mailing out our 3rd quarter Progress Reports by Friday, February 5, 2021. Please be sure that you are checking Power School and ensuring your son/daughter is on task. We do not have another day off until Monday, February 15, 2021. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at (520) 287-0880 or contact Mrs. Bonillas at

Please remember to:

• Wear a face mask,
• Frequent hand washing,
• Maintain social distancing – a minimum of six feet apart from each other,
• Avoid large gatherings and unnecessary outings

Hola, estudiantes y familias de Mary L. Welty,

Esperamos que esté sano y seguro. Con solo queríamos recordarles que continuaremos aprendiendo virtualmente. Estamos en medio de la preparación de nuestras evaluaciones AZELLA y AzM2 (formalmente AzMerit). Asegúrese de que todos los estudiantes hayan iniciado sesión antes de las 7:45 am.

Enviaremos por correo nuestros informes de progreso del tercer trimestre antes del viernes 5 de febrero de 2021. Por favor, asegúrese de revisar Power School y asegurarse de que su hijo / a esté concentrado. No tenemos otro día libre hasta el lunes 15 de febrero de 2021. Si tiene alguna pregunta o inquietud, no dude en comunicarse con nosotros al (520) 287-0880 o comunicarse con la Sra. Bonillas al
Por favor recuerde:

• Use una mascarilla,
• Lavado de manos frecuente,
• Mantenga el distanciamiento social: un mínimo de seis pies de distancia entre sí,
• Evite grandes reuniones y salidas innecesarias

Welcome to Mary L. Welty Elementary School, home of the Roadrunners, where our motto is “Doing Your Best Every Day!” We are located about an hour south of Tucson in the beautiful mountains of southern Arizona in Nogales, just north of the Mexico border. Our highly qualified teachers and caring staff work hand-in-hand with the supportive families in our surrounding community. We serve our kindergarten through fifth-grade students with pride. Please browse through our site.

Mary L. Welty Reminders:

  • All students are required to wear their school uniforms. Please contact Mrs. Bonillas if you need assistance with uniforms. 


  • Breakfast and lunch will continue to be served for free. Breakfast will be served in the classroom EVERY day of the week from 7:30 am – 7:45 am. 


  • Students are required to be ON TIME! Student attendance is MUST in reaching our academic goals. Classes begin promptly at 7:45 a.m. after breakfast in the classroom ends.  


  • Please speak to your children about being respectful and kind. 


  • No Cell Phones, Air pods, Nintendo Switch, iPad, or other electronic devices are allowed on campus. The electronics are to be off and in your backpacks. We are not responsible for lost items. The items will be confiscated if being used during school hours. A parent must pick up from the principal’s office if the item is taken away. 


  • Fighting or bullying are NOT allowed on campus or on the school bus. The NUSD #1 guideline will be followed including a report the law enforcement. 


  • Your child will receive homework daily. Mary L. Welty is dedicated to having our students achieve academically and homework to practice is an extension of the student’s learning.  


  • If your child is riding the bus, contact Citizen’s Auto Stage at (520) 281-0400 ext. 4138 for a schedule or questions. For your child to ride the bus, your address will be screened to determine if the child is eligible for transportation. Transportation by bus will ONLY be provided to student’s whose home addresses are in the Mary L. Welty zone. Students under OPEN ENROLLMENT are NOT eligible for bus service. 

If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call our school at (520) 287—0880. 


Aissa Bonillas

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