Capri Elementary School

School News

Crop Off & Pick Up Saftey

 

Our parking lot is small and we have limited spaces, which are mostly reserved, for our staff. Please allow yourself plenty of time to find parking and walk. You may park in the Capri parking lot—legal space permitting, along the street, or in the neighboring off-street parking where allowed. Please be thoughtful of our neighbors and do not park on grass, or block driveways or mailboxes, and be courteous to pedestrian and automobile traffic. Our children’s safety is our top priority and your help is much appreciated.

You may drop-off or pick-up your child using the “drop off/…

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Incoming Kindergarten Tours

 

Interested in learning about our Kindergarten program? We will be hosting informational tours for our incoming and potential Kindergarten families on Tuesday, January 23 and Tuesday, January 30 at 8:30 am.  

We will visit classrooms, have a brief tour of campus and have Administrators and teachers onsite ready to answer your questions. 

Yard Duty Opportunities

 

Interested in volunteering at Capri?

We are always looking for involved, kind, dedicated parents to join our yard duty staff. This is a wonderful opportunity to see the kids in play and help monitor their social interactions, safety protocols, and daily recess activities. Both volunteer and paid positions are available.

To apply for a paid position, go to https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/941705.

To apply for a volunteer position, stop by the office and fill out a parent volunteer…

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New Way to Have a Say

 

Input from parents, staff and other community members is very important to us in Campbell Union School District. Because we know you are very busy, we are offering a new, online way to provide your thoughts, ideas, and questions to us. It is called Thoughtexchange, and we hope it will be a convenient way to engage and communicate with us about our District and schools. 

On the morning of January 16, you may have received an invitation email from Thoughtexchange with simple instructions on how to participate in this process, which will be open through January 26.  …

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New School Survey Open Now

 

January 16 - 26, 2018

We invite you to engage in a conversation about our school.

Rather than using a traditional survey, we are using Thoughtexchange and a process that provides open-ended questions, in English and Spanish, to help us gather your thoughts and ideas.  An email was sent to families on January 16th or you may use this link.

Easy Online Registration. Extended Hours for Those Needing Assistance.

Campbell Union School District’s elementary and middle school registration starts Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, and the process will be almost paperless.

“We’re excited about the advantages of the online process,” said Superintendent Shelly Viramontez. “Parents will gain the convenience of doing most of the process online, ability to check the status of their registration on demand, and assurance that the school has immediate access to the contact information entered into the system.” Parents still…

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Dashboard is part of California’s new school accountability system

California has launched a new website designed to help communities across the state access important information about K-12 districts and schools. The California School Dashboard features easy-to- read reports on multiple measures of school success, including test scores, graduation rates, English learner progress and suspension rates. 

An important note: The fact that 11 of our District’s 12 schools are Dependent Charter Schools caused an error in the Local Indicators section of the…

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Join us on Friday, December 15th for a special Coffee with the Principal! 

We will be doing a hands-on STEAM project that you can replicate with your kids over the break to bring a little science, technology, engineering, art & math into your holidays. 

Time: 8:15 a.m. 

Location: Capri STEAM Lab

Hour of Code

 

During the week of December 4, students at Capri and throughout the district and world will participate in the global Hour of Code. Students will have the opportunity to learn about computer programming when they participate in this exciting activity - a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries to promote computer science education. (Hour of Code is a program of the non-profit Code.org.)

Science Night

 

Please plan to attend the always-exciting Family Science Night at Capri on Thursday, December 14 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. We are partnering with the Children's Discovery Museum to present exciting science challenges. Volunteers are still needed! Visit the PTA website at www.capripta.com