September 13, 2021

Dismissal for Kinder 1:00 pm and Grades 1-6 Dismissal at 1:15 pm for the rest of the quarter.
Monday, September 13, 3:00 pm SSC Meeting
Wednesday, September 15, 6:00 pm PTA General Meeting
Otay Ranch Mall 10:00 am – 9:00 pm (Sunday closes at 8:00 pm)
Join us for Storytime with our Camarena Staff Storytellers at Barnes & Noble! 
Sept. 13 at 4:00 pm Ms. Teahan
Sept. 15 at 4:00 pm Dr. McLaren
Sept. 16 at 4:00 pm Ms. Muro
Camarena School COVID Precautions:
  • Classrooms have designated seating and seating charts are provided to office staff
  • Classes have designated tables during lunch
  • All students and staff wear mask while on campus except during Snack, PE, Recess and Breakfast/Lunch (while actively eating or drinking)
  • All classrooms and building spaces have Hepa Air Purifiers 
  • Outdoor canopies are available for outdoor instruction (weather permitting)
  • Classrooms are disinfected after school every day
  • Students who have COVID like symptoms wait in the conference room in the office (isolation area) for pick up and not with other students in the health office.
Students return Tuesday, October 5.
Traffic Safety Reminders:
  • Please Do not park in the the Pickup and Drop-off Zones
  • Please be patient and drive slowly through the parking lot
  • Do not call for your child to cross through the parking lot! Use sidewalks & crosswalks
  • Walk bikes, scooters, skateboards when on campus
  • Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our children safe!

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School Hours and Schedule Our school utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more.  You can participate in this free service* just by sending a text message of “Y” or “Yes” to our school’s short code number, 67587.  Click here for more information.

July 19, 2021

Monday, July 19 Class Lists will be posted by 2:30 pm and parents may come on campus to take a tour and see where their child’s classroom is located.  Classrooms will not be open.  Then at 6:00 pm there will be more information at the Virtual Parent Information Night on Zoom Register HereThis event will not be recorded.
When: Jul 19, 2021 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Wednesday, July 21 is the First Day of School.  Supervision and/or Breakfast begins at 7:30 am.  Parents may drop their children off or remain outside with their child.  Students in grades 1-3 will report to the blacktop.  Students in grades 4-6 will report directly to their classrooms upstairs and wait outside the classroom door until 8:15 am.  Students in Kindergarten will report with their parent/guardian to the auditorium for and Orientation that will begin at 8:30 am.  Students in Kindergarten will leave with their parent/guardian after the orientation.  Students in Grades 1-6 will be dismissed at 1:15 pm since this is a Minimum Day.  

Thursday, July 22 – School starts at 8:15 am and ends at 2:45 pm for a Regular Day Schedule.

Friday, July 23 is a Minimum Day and Kinders are dismissed at 1:00 pm and everyone else is dismissed at 1:15 pm.

At this time EVERYONE is required to wear a mask when indoors during the school day.  Please check your child’s health before leaving home – there are no more temperature checks.  Students will not be required to wear masks outside.

There will be NO Visitors or Volunteers allowed on the campus for the first 3 weeks.  Beginning August 9 Volunteers may begin to come on campus.  More information will follow in the next few weeks on the requirements for Volunteers.

Please note that there will be no class assignment changes for the first 3 weeks of school.  

Please note that we do not offer a delivery system for students so make sure they have everything they need before arriving to school.

Health and Safety:  Please note that if a student is sick, we will ask the parent/guardian to confirm which symptoms the student is experiencing.  If any of the symptoms align with COVID-19 we will be required to get additional information before the child can return to school.  If the symptoms are part of a chronic condition, please make sure that information is in the health office records.


Bus InformationClick Here to get information about bus services.

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School Site Council (SSC) Needs at least 2 Parent Representatives!  SSC Ballots will be sent home Monday, August 2 and voting will be open through August 9.  If you would like to be a write in candidate please add your name to the ballot.   The first official SSC meeting will Monday, August 16 at 3:00 pm on Zoom ID# 578 171 5684 Passcode: SSC2021.

PTA MembershipRenew or join NOW! Only $10.00 only with a $1.00 online processing fee. Topics will include: Campus Safety and mask requirements, indoor vs. outdoor activities, arrival and dismissal procedures, field trips, volunteers & visitors, assemblies, office procedures and more.

Childcare: Located right next door, Concordia is open for enrollment in their Before/After School Program for students K through 4th grade. It will begin on Monday, July 26.  The tuition is $120/per week  for the After School Program and $135/per week for Before and After School care.
Go to for more info or call Ms. Michelle at (619) 656-8100
Upcoming Dates:
Wednesday, August 4, 6:00 pm General PTA Meeting
Monday, August 16, 3:00 pm School Site Council (SSC) Meeting
Monday, August 23, 3:00 pm English Learner Advisory Council (ELAC) Meeting
Tuesday, August 24 – Picture Day

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