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NEW Spiritwear! Easy! 100+ options for Kid Spiritwear!

Ms. Boyer's 4th Graders Sandal Slideshow! Cool Engineering!

Classroom Visitor, Volunteer, & Observation Protocol/Procedure - Did you know??

Our top 2 priorities at CHE are safety & quality instruction. In order to ensure safety, consistency, & to create an instructional environment with as few distractions as possible, the following ...more

Dr. Bryant’s 2015-2016 Principal’s Message

Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year Coyote Nation!

At CHE, our goal is to provide an educational experience for your child that is challenging, engaging, supportive, & enjoyable. Keeping an eye on ...more

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.

School Contact Info

Calavera Hills Elementary
4100 Tamarack Blvd.
Carlsbad, CA 92010

760.331.6370 (Attendance)
760.729.3040 (Fax)

Principal: Dr. Amy Bryant


Updated School Hours

Kindergarten Early Birds:

Kindergarten Late Owls:

Grades 1st-5th:

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

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

Destiny Library Catalog

Congratulations to CHE's Lego Robotic Team - 1st Place in Project & are A Nationals Qualifier!

Calavera Hills Elementary School's Online Magazine, Coyote Howl


How do I subscribe to the CHE YouTube Channel? It features the Coyote Howl!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOmyIcUL-hoNq09lF--YtCw Click on the link & click on subscribe. It's the best way to see all of our Coyote News & Events...from the kids' perspective!

Mrs. Dooley's 2nd Graders Luke & Brandon Explain a Blood Cell! A PLTW unit Human Body

Current Events

Nov 11: Veteran's Day-No School

Nov 18-Dec 2: See's Candies Fundraiser

Nov 19-Dec 4: Adopt a Family Drive

Nov 20: Student Recognition Assembly & Staff Luncheon

Nov 23-27: Thanksgiving Break-No School

What is PLTW Anyway? The Coyote Kids Explain...!


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

NO SCHOOL! November 23-27th - Thanksgiving Break :o)

We return on 11/30 with our normal schedule - early release...8:05-1:35pm. Friday is our regular schedule - 8:05-2:35pm...

Gobble Gobble! Enjoy time with your family & friends...:o)

Thank You CEF & Legoland for 5th Grade Robotics Day! Mr. Burns, Mrs. Ward, & Ms. Smith's Classes LOVED IT!

Thank You CHE Families


For the generous and delicious donations for the Thankful for our Staff Luncheon!

See’s Candies Fundraiser

2015_sees_sf_school_300x250.jpgHelp make the holidays a little sweeter with See's Candies. Click here for items we are selling and extra order forms. Checks payable to CHE PTA. Order forms and money must be submitted to your teacher by Wednesday, December 2nd. Pick-up Wednesday, December 9th.

CHE Adopts a Family for the Holidays

adoptAfamily.pngCHE is adopting three families to help support during this holiday season. Each class will have one family member to contribute gifts to. Click here for more information on your class's family member.

Book Fair

CHE PTA will be hosting our annual Scholastic Book Fair December 8th-10th with a fun, family night Thursday, Dec. 10th. Click here for more info.

Coyote Cavern Productions Announces...

Auditions for The Sound of Music. Click here for more information.

Miss Tinnerstet's Kinder Engineers Engage in Structure & Function! We LOVE PLTW!


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Use Clever to access all our technology programs, including Achieve3000 and RazKids.  Use your DISTRICT Google username and password to login.

Project Lead the Way in Mrs. Rose's 2nd Grade! Structure & Function - The Human Body - the CHE WAY!

Journal Writing & Sharing in 1st grade! Mrs Vallone's Rockstars!

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Principal Dr. Bryant & Trustee Claudine Jones.

MTM October-Seraut

October Character Trait

RESPONSIBILITY begins by determining what task or duty is mine; gaining knowledge of what is involved in its completion and then acts to complete that task or duty to the best of my ability.