• January 11, 2019 recap and important information...

    Santiago Community

    E-Blast for January 11, 2019

    Empowering all students to succeed in a changing world.


    We Wish All Our Santiago Family A Very Happy, Healthy & Prosperous New Year 2019

    Happy new year

     Coming Soon from Santiago Drama Department

    The Disney Jungle Book: Kids Production

    January 31st @ 7:00 PM, February 1st @ 7:00 PM and February 2nd @ 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM


    Ticket sales begin January 14-18, for CAST ONLY.  Ticket sales for the general school community/population will begin on January 22nd through the show nights, or until we sell out.  Admission tickets are $5 pre-sale and $7 at the door.

    Before and After School Ticket Sales: The Santiago Drama Booster Club, Inc. will be selling all admission tickets by the marquee on Baker St., both before and after school.  

    Regular School Day Ticket Sales: If you would like to purchase admission tickets during the regular school day, please place your order in the main office.  Given that ticket vendors are not present during the regular school day; we encourage that you leave your orders with the exact amount. Tickets ordered in the main office will be processed at the end of the school day and delivered home with the student.  If you desire for tickets to be held at the main entrance on the night of the show, please make note of it on the order form.


     Congratulations to Our Santiago
    Employees of the Year 2019
    Mrs. Monica Curiel, first-grade teacher is Santiago Teacher of the year, Ms. Tiffany Grover, Speech and Language Pathologist is Support staff of the year and Mrs. Imelda Godinez, Santiago office manager is Classified staff of the year. Congratulations to all for your well-deserved recognition!
     Our 5th Grade Drama Enrichment Class Performed a Social Studies Musical Production
    This year the 5th-grade drama enrichment class ended their semester by working on a social studies musical production, "European Explorers in the New World" from Bad Wolf Press. What a fun way to integrate social studies and performing arts! Our 5th graders put on a great performance and parents enjoyed the show.
    Click here to watch the whole play

    Great Performance By Our Kindergarteners During the **KINDERGARTEN HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2018**
    All the children were excited to sing for their parents!Kinder holiday
    Click here to watch short clips

    Santiago Welcomes A New Faculty Member

      First Grade Sight Words Recognition Awards Assembly
    Congratulations to all our first-grade scholars who've mastered their sight words in Mr. Santana, Mrs. Curiel, Mrs. Lugo, and Mr. Fernandez class.  These sight words superstars were awarded with Sight Words awards certificates.
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    Santiago School Participating in an Exciting "Read to Succeed" Program

    Encouraging Students in grades K-6 to Read for FUN!6flag read


    Read to Succeed is a free program sponsored by Six Flags Theme Parks. Every student in grades K-6 who completes six hours of reading time and turns-in a signed reading log sheet before the school’s deadline is eligible for a free admission ticket, valid at the participating Six Flags Theme Park to be used during select dates in the Summer of 2019.

    Students may submit their reading logs during the month of January when we return from Winter Break. The final due date for all completed reading Logs will be February 1, 2019. All reading logs must be submitted to Mrs. Cortes, our librarian. Please note that all K-6th-grade students received a Reading Log sheet before Winter Break. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Cortes at yvette.cortes@sausd.us.

     Congratulations to Ms. Jones' 5th Grade Class for 100% PTA Membership

    pta100Our Santiago PTA was delighted in treating Ms. Jones' whole class with fresh popcorn & drinks as a reward for the class that had 100% PTA membership. Thank you, parents!!

     School of Choice Fair is Around the Corner, Saturday, January 26, 2019

    Please mark your calendar for this upcoming event in January, SAUSD School Choice's Fair 2019. Want to learn about the variety of opportunities and programs offered at the elementary, middle, and high schools of the Santa Ana Unified School District? Attend the “We are SAUSD School Fair” on Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM in the MainPlace Mall, Santa Ana. There will be entertainment, giveaways, fun, school representatives, and information available about the programs and services offered throughout the district. Don't miss out on this informative, fun event!

    school choice fair

     SAVE THE DATE - You're In For A Treat!
    wnter concert
       Santiago Drama School News Broadcast
    In case you missed it, here is Santiago News Broadcast, Episode 9, Santiago Holiday Special 
    saturday school
    Contact the school office with any questions: 714-564-8400




    • Jan. 9th, Parents in Action Meeting @ 9:00-11:00 AM
    • Jan. 9th, K-3 DIBEls Testing Begins (Ends Jan. 25)
    • Jan. 10, 17, 24 & 31 @ 8:30-10:30 AM, Raising a Highly Capable Kid parent class, every Thursday in Santiago's Family Wellness Center.
    • Jan. 14-18, Ticket sale starts for the Disney Musical, The Jungle Book: Kids for CAST only
    • Jan. 22 - until sold out, Ticket sale starts for the Disney Musical, Jungle Book to the General school community/population
    • Jan. 14th, 7th-grade Field trip to Museum of Tolerance
    • Jan. 18th, Intermediate District Writing Assessment window begins
    • Jan. 21st, No School, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    • Jan. 25th, Motivational Assembly, MPR
    • Jan. 28th, 8th Grade High School Spanish Assessment starts
    • Jan. 28th, SSC - School Site Council Meeting @ 2:45 PM
    • Jan. 30th, Disney Musical, The Jungle Book: Kids Assembly
    • Santiago Drama Disney Musical, "The Jungle Book: Kids" production, Jan. 31st, Feb. 1st - 2nd.
    • Friday, Feb. 1st, Gr. 6-8 Lunch Sports Rally
    • Saturday, February 2nd, Coed Street Hockey & Boys Volleyball Tournament @ Valley H.S.

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    Phone: (714)564-4800 | Fax: (714)564-8499 | Website: www.sausd.us/Santiago

    School Office Hours: 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

    Principal: Mr. Jimmy Bruhl | Assistant Principal: Ms. Myrna Acosta