Congratulations and thank you Mrs. Linda Palmer, 5th grade teacher! We wish you all the best in the next chapter of your lives. Enjoy your well-deserved retirement.
Congratulations to ALL of the first graders in Mrs. Andersen for their 100% completion of the ST Math program. We are so proud that the whole class has achieved this year-long goal! Way to go 1st graders!
A big shout out and CONGRATULATIONS to our Santiago Mathletes Team who soared through Santa Ana Math Field Day! Coached by Mr. Erhuy, our teams from 4th through 8th grade dominated the event and won a total of 18 awards! Read more ...
Accessing the ST Math at home will keep your scholar busy for the summer! For instruction... read more
Our Santiago “WE CLUB” will be working to make a difference in our Orange County community by starting the “We Won’t Rest Until We Stop Homelessness” campaign and raising funds in classrooms starting Monday, June 5th to Friday, June 17th to support the Thomas House, a homeless shelter in Orange County that caters to families. The We Club encourages its members to think outside themselves and make a difference for others. The funds raised by this campaign will be used to provide dinner and entertainment for 16 families.
Students may start purchasing a yearbook in the main office during their recess and lunch at the student store window. Yearbooks are $25 each. Order yours now while supply lasts.
Santiago School produces a bi-weekly E-Blast newsletter to inform our Santiago community about important news and events. Please click here to read the latest E-Blast, June 2, 2017
Mrs. Espinoza has gone above and beyond to support our school over the years. Thank you for all your dedication and hard work.
Our PTA awarded Ms. Jecusco's class with an Ice Cream party. Thanks to everyone who supported this 3rd grade class!
Enrollment packets are available for pick up at the school office. Registrations are by appointment only and can be scheduled at the time you pick up a registration packet.
Friday, June 23, 2017
Norris Perez, Principal
Myrna Acosta, Assistant Principal
Myrna Acosta, Assistant Principal
YOU ARE VISITOR NUMBER
Santiago School is home to the best teachers and learning programs in Orange County. Our outstanding teachers have earned a tremendous reputation in our community by leading the way in providing innovative teaching and learning opportunities. Santiago has been recognized as a two-time California Distinguished school; as one of the best schools in the state. Our teachers are constantly incorporating the best of new innovations and are ready to share their engaging lessons with our students. It is this constant focus on excellence and the highest expectations that accelerates our students towards their academic and career goals.
Santiago’s former students are successfully graduating from many of the most prestigious Universities and entering the workforce as leaders ready to shape the direction of our country and their local community.GATE/Acceleration Program: All Santiago Faculty members have been trained to use GATE Depth & Complexity Icons. We challenge all students to reach their potential. Our honors classes, including Algebra 1, provide students the opportunity to complete advance study in preparation for the next levels of work in High School, College, and beyond. In addition to the success our students experience in the core subjects of literature and math, Santiago has well developed & refined programs in the areas of:
Science & Engineering: Our award-winning teachers have been recognized by OC Science as being the best at implementing innovative Science programs here at Santiago. All students in grades K-8th complete a Science or Engineering project each year.
Music: We have 2 teachers dedicated to develop our K-8 musicians
Theater: Received Disney Musicals in School’s grant. We have a full drama department including beginning and advanced level and a set design program.
Athletics: Our P.E. teachers and coaches provide sports program in all grades and compete in 8 different sports.
Action Civics/National History Day: Students complete challenging projects and areas of study then compete in county and state competitions.
Advanced Science and Engineering Programs!
We continue to offer the most Innovative Programs. Our wonderful Science teachers will be offering a leading edge Science program that integrates innovative practices, including the use of Robotics, 3D design, Medical Detectives, Maker’s Space via Project Lead the Way curriculum. Due to student demand we have increased number of accelerated Honor classes in the area of Math, which will allows students to complete Algebra 1 while attending Santiago placing them on the road to greater success as they advance in their studies.
More Technology in student’s hands!
Our one-on-one device program includes all 3rd-8th graders. All of our K-2 classes are equipped with iPads and Chromebooks to support small-group and personalized instruction.
We encourage all of our parents to join our tremendous PTA, which supports the many enrichment and extra-curricular activities here at Santiago.
Want more information about what Santiago has to offer your child? Please call or email to inquire about one of upcoming school tours or information sessions. (email@example.com)
Sincerely,Mr. Norris Perez