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PTA Pledge Drive is Going On Now!

Help our school AND your child's classroom win a pizza party! It is easy! Pledge to support CHE's Specials Teachers by clicking on the link on our homepage or by getting a form in the office. 


The classes that increase their membership by 25% before November 1st will win a Pizza Party! WOOOOOO!

Yearbook Cover Contest

This year's cover theme is, "Step Into our World of STEM." Submit a drawing illustrating what STEM means to you. Have your artwork turned in to the office by Friday, November 4th. Click here for more details.

Annual Speak Up Survey Now Available

The annual Speak Survey is available here for parents, students, and educators to take. Students use the password Carlsbad to access the survey.

Speak Up Survey Information

The annual Speak Up ...more

Every Monday is CHE Spirit Day! Wear your red shirt!

Thank you to Dr. & Mrs. Hurst for donating a shirt for every child at CHE! Thank you for your kindness & commitment to school spirit! 

September/October Student Recognition Assembly! Congratulations!

ReplayIt App

Want to submit a photo for the yearbook? Here's your chance to add your own special memories. You can submit photos from your computer or phone by using the ReplayIt website or App. Click here to get started. 

Follow Dr. Bryant on Instagram!


Instagram AND Twitter

Connect with CHE on Instagram (#CHEcoyotes) and Twitter (@CHEcoyotes). Let's show off how cool our school is!


CHE + Amazon=

$$ for CHE. Use this link when you shop on Amazon. Our school earns even more money when you purchase gift cards.


School Hours

Kindergarten Early Birds:

Kindergarten Late Owls:

Grades 1st-5th:

Thursday Early Release Grades 1st-5th: 1:35pm 

School Contact Info

Calavera Hills Elementary
4100 Tamarack Blvd.
Carlsbad, CA 92010

760.331.6370 (Attendance)
760.729.3040 (Fax)

Principal: Dr. Amy Bryant


Parent Conference Week! Now through October 28th! Early Release All Week! 1:35pm

CHES will release for grades 1-5 at 1:35pm all week!

What is APEX? How do our kids benefit while raising money for our school?

APEX Funding Goal & Calendar of Events

*Our goal is to earn funds toward paying the cost of the Specials Teachers, who are still in need of $28,000 in funding. 

*PTA is sponsoring this event

*Parent Teacher Association General Assembly Meeting AND APEX Kick Off is on Monday, October 17th at 8:05am for students in grades 1-5 and for kindergarten just the APEX Kick off is at 9:35 (Kinder parents are invited to join us at 8:05am for the PTA Gen Assembly Meeting)

*Daily Character Lessons - emphasis on Leadership  - in every class October 18-26th 

*Fun Run! Thursday October 27th! Everyone is welcome to cheer on the kids! 

Happy Birthday Marquis Message $25/line - 1 week

Happy Birthday Marquis Message $25/line - 1 week

MTM October Artwork

Join CHE PTA Today

PTA is a vital part of CHE. We fund physical education (PE), Meet the Masters art program, the Father Daughter dance and so much more. Our job is to help make your child's education and elementary school experience awesome! Please sign up and join CHE PTA today.

K-12 CUSD Student/Parent Handbook - English & Spanish

All the rules, expectations, & information about CUSD policies in one handbook. Click on the link below. Available in English & Spanish...http://www.carlsbadusd.k12.ca.us/parents

CHE Vision for Student Success

At CHE we believe that...

A passion for learning and readiness for college and career are realized by aligning student learning experiences to:

*highly trained teachers;

*a world-class, problem, activity, and project-based integrated curriculum;

*an engaged community of learners, supporters, and partners;

*and an innovative, creative, and safe educational environment.

What is Project Lead the Way at CHE?

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is a national program of STEM curriculum, technology, and professional development for grades K-12 for the sole purpose of preparing students to enter the STEM fields ...more


ATTENTION: The Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) and Calavera Hills Elementary School (CHES) do not assume any responsibility or liability for the content that may be present within external ...more

APEX Fun Run

Kick-off to APEX starts Monday, October 17th with a morning pep rally and run. Fun Run date is scheduled for Thursday, October 27th from 8:30-11:30am. Volunteers are needed to mark laps and pass out water.

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Help a CHE Family

On October 17th, one of our CHE and CHMS families, the Blechschmidt's, lost their home to a fire. Everyone survived except for one cat. A Go Fund Me page has been set up to help them. Please click here to help support them. Thank you!

CHMS Pirate Haunt

You are invited to the CHMS gym on Friday, October 28th from 5-9pm for Pirate Haunt Halloween fun! Admission is free. Games will be .50 each, "The Brig" $1, Cake Walk $2, Bingo $10. Click here for details.



This is a reminder of our upcoming CUSD Parent University sessions this week.


Cal State University San Marcos representatives will present information this Thursday at Sage Creek High School from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on the Carlsbad Unified School District's guaranteed admissions to CSUSM beginning with the graduating class of 2017.


Ask questions and find out information on the requirements to qualify for this program, the application process, A-G requirements, SAT/ACT scores, and deadlines.  


Join us for Coffee & Chrome to learn about the 1:1 Middle School Chromebook Project this Tuesday at Calavera Hills Middle School,Wednesday at Aviara Oaks Middle School, and Thursday at Valley Middle School from 8:30 am - 9:30 am. Learn more about the chromebook program and the applications that students are using in their classes. 


For details and other upcoming Parent University sessions, visit: CUSD Parent University Happenings


Refurbished computers & internet for qualifying families. Bring the attached flyer (even with the expired date) to SCHS from 3:30-5:00 on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. 






Spirit Activity:  Coyotes are Healthy! Wear your CHES Red Shirt

At lunch:  Pledge to be Healthy! Sign the banner & tie a red ribbon on the fence

All day:  Wear your red ribbon



Spirit Activity:  Show off your healthy mind! Wear your favorite University T-Shirt

In class:  Make a Red Ribbon Sign to Hang on Door - “Hand in Hand, we stand for a Healthy Life”

All day:  Wear your red ribbon



Spirit Activity:  Crazy Sock Day! Let’s Sock it to drugs!

All day:  Wear your red ribbon

At Night:  Student Council Officers to attend the City Proclamation at City Hall



Spirit Activity:  APEX Fun Run! Be a legend. Run for your health.

All day:  Wear your APEX T-shirt and your red ribbon



Spirit Activity:  Crazy Hat Day! “Hats off to healthy choices!”

All day:  Wear your red ribbon


Thank you CEF! STEM in the MakerSpace!

Status of Red Building Flood

Our district has coordinated with our insurance company & a contractor to assess the damage from the flood last weekend. The contractor, ServPro, is being cautious & wants to ensure there is no ...more

Drop Off & Pick Up Routines the Same for 16-17

Drop off & pick up routines will be the same for the 16-17 school year. Campus opens at 7:50am when supervision begins. After school pick up in the front of the school is designed to be efficient & ...more

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Access Achieve

Use Clever to access all our technology programs, including Achieve3000 and RazKids.  Use your DISTRICT Google email address (it must end with @carlsbadusd.net) and password to login.  Make sure no other users are logged into Google before accessing Clever.

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