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Yearbooks are on sale


Yearbooks cost $25.


Use code: 19980

Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA)

There will be a meeting to help establish a PTSA at Santa Margarita. All parents are invited to attend. The meeting will be at 3:00 on April 24th in the multi purpose room.  We look forward to seeing you there. 

Parent Survey

California School Parent Survey, 2016-2017

Santa Margarita Elementary

Your school needs you to complete this online survey to learn more about your opinions about it. This survey is an opportunity to ...more

Love and Logic

Stuart Mesa School will be facilitating a Love & Logic skill building sessions this spring from April 20 to May 25.  The sessions will be every Thursday afternoon from 4-6 pm at Stuart Mesa Elementary.  Please click HERE for the flyer and RSVP information.

Smart Balanced Assessment

March 22, 2017

Dear Parent/Guardian,

This letter is to notify you that Santa Margarita School will be administering California Assessment of Student Progress tests this spring. There are three ...more

California Science Testing Grades 5 & 8

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Open Enrollment School of Choice for 2017-2018

Please click HERE for information about Open Enrollment School of Choice for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Change in start time for the 2017-2018 School Year

School Year 2017-18 School Start Times

Starting in the 2017-18 school year, early-start schools will switch to late-start schools and late-start schools will switch to early-start schools. There will ...more

Volunteers Needed

Parents if you are thinking about volunteering at school, your help would be greatly appreciated.  We have two opportunities for you to help our school.

1) Students crossing the street before and after school as well as pick up and drop off are always hectic. If you are willing to assist in this area, please let us know. 

2) Adult volunteers are needs to help with the green team.  Please contact Ms. Orbaugh if you are interested in helping.

Boxtop News

Great news. We just got a check today for $460.30 from collecting boxtops. We are so thankful for everyone's help! (1/12/17)

Mustang Pledge






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Welcome to Santa Margarita School

1 Carnes Road
Oceanside, CA  92058

(760) 901-7900 Office
(760) 430-1415 Fax


Principal: Brad Hamby

Superintendent’s Vision Statement

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."

Daily Schedule

School Hours:

M, T, Th, F: 8:55-3:35

Am Kinder 8:55-12:15

PM Kinder: 12:15-3:35

Wed: 8:55-1:05


AM Preschool 8:40-11:40

PM Preschool 12:40-3:40

AM Special Ed Preschool 8:55-11:55

PM Special Ed Preschool 12:30-3:30

Positive Change of Schools: The School Liaison Program

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