SAUSD Open Enrollment For 2024-2025 School Year Runs Through Feb. 28, 2024 | La inscripción abierta del SAUSD para el año escolar 2024-2025 se extiende hasta el 28 de febrero de 2024
The 2024-2025 open enrollment process has begun in SAUSD! Visit www.sausd.us/enroll... =>
For the 2024 spring administration of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) and the Summative English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC), students will continue to take their assigned tests in-person. Click here for important information regarding these assessments.
SAUSD District Advisory Committee (DAC) and District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) General Meeting is Scheduled on Monday, February 26 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM (Virtual Mtg.)
Attendance to this meetings is extremely important! Mark your calendars...
Pep & Cheer Presents: Movie Night with Pep for Grades 1-5, Friday, March 1st, 2024 for Parents Night Out
Santiago Pep & Cheer cordially invites our 1st thru 5th graders to BE OUR GUEST on Friday, March 1st, 6-9pm for PARENTS NIGHT OUT, a student movie night with Pep! We’ll have dinner, learn a dance to Be Our Guest and watch the movie Beauty and the Beast. Only $30! Sign ups are in the front office, and we’ll provide the rest!
All meals, foods and beverages are prepared and served by qualified child nutrition professionals.
All students will have early dismissal during the week of Feb. 26 - March 1 to support Parent-Teacher Conferences. Please mark your calendars!
The purpose of CAC is to allow parents, school districts, SELPA and related agencies the opportunity to build communication, share resources and improve knowledge about special education issues. Please mark your calendars
Looking for covid resources and to connect with groups that provide free groceries, diapers, parenting workshops, vision screenings, glasses and more? Check out this week's flyer round-up here for details on these and other helpful resources
Check out the latest edition of our weekly newsletter! Read more about SAUSD School Sites' 2024 Teachers, Support Staff and Classified Employees of the Year, 'We Care, Get Help' Campaign, and more
Click here for information regarding COVID-19 pandemic, for services available for parents, students, and staff affected by a possible COVID-19 exposure, and for the current SAUSD COVID-19 guidelines and requirements. =>
Santa Ana Unified School District School Illness Guidelines | Pautas sobre enfermedades escolares del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Santa Ana
Illness Guidelines has been developed to help determine if a student needs to stay home or go home from school when he or she is sick.. Click here for more information =>
Welcome to Santiago TK-8 Elementary School
Home of the Turtles
Mrs. Kimberly Ahvari, School Principal
Welcome Back Turtle Nation!
I am absolutely thrilled to kick off a new school year filled with excitement, growth, and endless possibilities. As your principal, it’s my absolute joy to welcome you to the 2023-2023 school year at Santiago TK-8.
A Journey Towards Academic Excellence:
Here at Santiago TK-8, we’re all about fostering a love for learning that lasts a lifetime. Our talented staff is dedicated to creating a dynamic classroom experience that ignites curiosity and fuels a thirst for knowledge. We’re on a mission to guide your child to academic excellence, helping them build a strong foundation that will empower them to dream big and achieve even bigger.
Attendance Matters, Every Day Counts:
Did you know that each day your child spends in school is a step towards success? We’re committed to ensuring that every student gets the most out of their education. Regular attendance is not just a routine – it’s a commitment to growth, a pledge to embrace every learning opportunity, and a promise to make the most of their potential. Let’s team up to make sure your child doesn’t miss a moment of the amazing journey we have ahead!
Embracing Diversity, Celebrating Unity:
Our Santiago family is a tapestry woven with the threads of diverse cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. We believe that understanding and celebrating our differences is what makes us strong. Throughout the year, we’ll come together to celebrate the richness of our global community, promoting empathy, kindness, and a sense of belonging that goes beyond the classroom.
Get ready for a year packed with learning, exploration, and fun! I encourage you to explore our website to discover the incredible resources and information we’ve put together to support your child’s journey. Don’t hesitate to reach out to our staff with any questions or ideas you may have – we’re here to partner with you every step of the way.
Thank you for entrusting us with your child. Together, we will make this school year truly exceptional.
Here’s to an unforgettable year of learning and fun!
Click here for the message in Spanish
Proud Principal, Santiago TK-8