Community Activities


The SMS community eagerly anticipates each year’s student-performed musical productions.

Run for the Zoo

SMS strongly supports Run for the Zoo as a family fitness event that occurs annually on the first Sunday in May.

Kids Heart Challenge

Our physical education program elementary grade students participate in Kids Heart Challenge.

World Culture Day

Students earn Passport Stamps by visiting booths from around the world. They can learn about different cultures and taste worldly cuisine.

Giving 5

The SMS community collects clothing and donates to local charities.

Cookies and Cocoa

Building cozy community over a sweet treat.

Veterans Day

Sunset Mesa honors and celebrates America’s veterans for Veterans Day.

4th & 5th Grade Retreat

A fun filled day with games, team building and much more at Glorieta Adventure Camp.

Halloween Character Parade

All students dress up and parade around the campus for families to see!

50’s Day Sock Hop

Campus wide Sock Hop with dancing, Root Beer Floats and 50’s fashion!

Flag Ceremony

All classes have the opportunity to perform for parents and their fellow Sunset Mesa classmates, fostering community and public speaking.


STEM fair projects bring together what students have learned across the curriculum and provides them the opportunity to take ownership over their learning.  Projects are judged by professionals in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics fields.

Sunset Mesa in the News

Veterans Day Celebration

Coat Drive