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."
Thank you Tree Circus & City of Oceanside
Love and Logic
The following training is for OUSD parents who want to learn how to work effectively with their children by implementing proactive strategies.
This 6 week training will show parents how to:
· Put an End to Arguing, Back Talk, and Begging
· Teach Responsibility Without Losing their Love
· Set Limits Without Waging War
· Avoid Power-Struggles
· Guide Kids to Own and Solve Their Own Problems
· Teach Kids to Complete Chores…Without Reminders and Without Pay
Parents will learn how to spend less time and energy disciplining, while increasing cooperation and responsibility from their child – and build a strong parent-child relationship in the process!
The training will be led by the OUSD Mental Health Itinerate Team (MHIT), who have been trained by the Love and Logic Institute in Colorado. This is a great opportunity for parents to take advantage of the resources our district has to offer. Parents are urged not to miss this fantastic opportunity to get some amazing, tried and true techniques and tips, and help make their family life even better!
Adult volunteers are needs to help with the green team any day from 12:15-1:30. Please contact Ms. Orbaugh.
Mira Costa College 5th Grade Recording Session
Dr. Seuss Day
OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination
The local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender ...more
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY AND HOME DEPOT SCHOOL PROJECTS
The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.
Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child nutrition program, student stores, vending machines ...more
Online Meal Registration
Parents can register their children online for the 2015-16 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs. The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or ...more
It’s time to Register for Kindergarten for the 2016 – 17 School Year!
Just a few simple steps:
We will be holding a Kindergarten Round-up for all new kinder families on May 12th at 3:00 in our Cafeteria. We would love to have you join us!
Kindergarten students must be age 5 on or before September 1st in order to enroll.
Ms. Hultin's Students "Purple Up"
Operation Military Kids, an organization dedicated to military children, launched the Purple Up! campaign four years ago to promote community awareness and generate support for military children.
CONGRATULATIONS Mr. Frank, OUSD Classified Employee of the Year
Yearbooks on Sale
Buy now and get:
Free autograph pages
Receive before everyone else!
Deadline: April 1st - EXTENDED TO APRIL 30TH
Simply visit www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter order number 19980.
Chocolate Milk District Presentation
On Thursday, October 1st, a team of sixth graders presented their opinion about a controversial issue to the OUSD Wellness committee. Beginning this journey last year, it’s the students’ hope that the evidence they presented will persuade the district to put chocolate milk back on the school lunch menu. Let’s give a big “Shout Out” to these dedicated students who are trying their best to convince our leaders that student’s opinions and words matter!
Common Core Parent Information
California is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics. This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the ...more
ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents
A new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents. The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents. Watch the ...more
ParentLink App Demonstration Video
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Our Special Guest-Charger Richard Crawford
Welcome to Santa Margarita Elementary School
1 Carnes Road
(760) 901-7900 Office
BE YOUR PERSONAL BEST
M, T, Th, F: 8:55-3:35
Am Kinder 8:55-12:15
PM Kinder: 12:15-3:35
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
OUSD Instructional Focus
ALL STUDENTS WILL DEMONSTRATE THEIR THINKING,
BOTH VERBALLY AND IN WRITING,
TO SHOW UNDERSTANDING OF THEIR LEARNING.
Santa Margarita Highlighted for School Liason Program
Superintendent's Progress Report Letter
Please click here for a letter from the superintendent regarding progress reports and a video with additional information.
San Diego Fair Earth Day Assembly
2015-2016 School Calendar
Our Special Guest-BGEN Banta & Mrs. Banta
Join us for Running Club
Running club will be every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 8:30-8:50. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Mr. Ward (Marty.email@example.com).
Lunch with a Professional
Lunch with a Professional - Grades 4-8
Lunch with a Pilot
----Past Lunch Guests---
Lunch with an Attorney
Lunch with a College Coordinator
Lunch with the Nursing Team at Mission Animal Hospital
Lunch with a Veterinarian from Mission Animal Hospital
Lunch with a Professional Videographer from KOCT
Lunch with an Arborist
Peachjar E-Flyer Service
OUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers. Click Santa Margarita School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.
To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers.
OUSD on Facebook
Before and After School Program - REGISTER NOW
BASE Programs for Before School, After School and Kinder Care Programs 12:15 pm - 6:30 pm Check-out their website at: www.baseprograms.com
Kids First Initiative and the 8 Keys of Excellence
The OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running. Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district.