Capri Elementary School

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District Parent Survey


In our efforts to better understand our community’s needs, Campbell Union Elementary School District is conducting a survey concerning our current programs. You will find the survey enclosed with this letter.
Your perspective is important and your input will help us to understand how to continue to provide the very best learning environment for students.
We ask that you please fill out the survey and return it to your child’s school as soon as possible.
Survey responses will remain anonymous, and the resulting data will provide a comprehensive analysis of perceptions about…


Give your child an educational edge when you attend this free parent education event.

Parent University: Parenting Student Success Today is a one-morning event that offers parents practical tips, networking opportunities, and the chance to show your child that you value dedicating time to future goals.

Saturday, May 20, 2017   •  9AM – 12PM
Castlemont School, 3040 Payne Ave., Campbell

Registration is free and includes lunch for registered participants.  Check-in starts at 8:30AM. 

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Beach Party Dance Night


The Capri School Beach Dance Party is coming soon! 

 Friday, May 19th from 7-9 PM

Capri Cafeteria

  • DJ for the dance
  • $20/Family (incl. water/light snack)
  • Treats available for purchase 

Limited Space RSVP by Monday, 5/15

email: capripta [at]

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Yearbook Orders


If you have not pre-ordered your yearbook, there is still time to purchase! 

Until Tuesday, May 23, you can purchase online at for $30.

Payment methods: PayPal Credit, Credit Card, Electronic check, PayPal 

Online orders will not be accepted after May 23rd. 

Beginning May 31st, yearbooks will be sold after school every day until they are sold out.

Questions email: capriyearbook [at]

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STEAM into Summer!


All District families are invited to a FREE family STEAM event on Wednesday May 31, 2017, from 4:00-7:00 p.m., at Campbell Middle School, 295 Cherry Lane, Campbell.

Sponsored by School Linked Services and the Measure A grant, the event will feature food, and fun activities like Derby Car Engineering, projects in Art and Science, and more.

There also will be a special workshop with award-winning author Carmela Dutra, and each family can take home a STEAM Kit to use this summer.

(See the e-flyer in this week's e-news, or click on…

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Teacher of the Year


Congratulations Ms. Ferrito! 

Each year, school sites choose an outstanding educator who is honored for exceptional teaching ability as well as professional learning. This year, Capri is proud to name Megan Ferrito as our Teacher of the Year.  Megan's classroom is built upon a strong sense of community as students work cooperatively in a safe and caring environment with solid routines and high expectations. Her implementation of research-based strategies helps create an environment in which students achieve. Megan is a collaborative teacher, who always has the best interests of her…

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Congratulations, Karen Eshoff!

Karen has helped build a strong office team that supports our students, staff, and parents. She has developed excellent relationships with our staff, students, and parents. She tends to student needs and provides excellent customer service to our families. Whether it is bandaging a cut, reading in a classroom, or greeting a student in the office, Karen is always patient and caring. She interacts thoughtfully with our families, which helps our community feel supported and informed. She does a wonderful job taking care of a multitude of issues that occur…

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Volunteer of the Year


Congratulations, Lauren Gourley!

Capri is proud to name Lauren Gourley as our Volunteer of the Year.  Her outstanding leadership and tireless efforts have helped shape our wonderful school community. For the past two years she has served as President of the PTA, helping to run such events as the Fall Festival, the Walk-a-Thon, Movie Nights, and numerous fundraisers including See’s Candy and Mixed Bags.  These efforts have helped provide valuable field trips and assemblies, as well as library resources and staffing. Lauren is the high skilled at organization and logistics, recruiting…

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State and District Testing


Over the coming weeks, students in grades 3-5 will be taking the state CAASPP assessments in Language Arts and Math.  Also, students in grades K-5 will complete end-of-the-year district tests.  It is very important for students to attend school each day and to arrive on time.  

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Warmer Weather


As we head into warmer weather, please make sure that students wear close-toed shoes to school.  Sandals and flip flops should be reserved for weekend wear and the beach.