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CHE Annual Carnival - Coming May 2nd; 3 - 6:30
Sign up to volunteer now - time slots are first come, first serve

We need you! Your help would be immensely appreciated at our annual Carnival on May 2nd.

In addition to the regular volunteers needed at the booths for each classroom, we have a need
for other volunteers. Please help out where you are able.


Registration begins May 1

District Registration Forms 1st - 5th


Kindergarten Students need the forms at the above link, PLUS the following:
Kindergarten Registration, English
Registraction para Kinder, Espanol


School Contact Info

Calavera Hills Elementary
4100 Tamarack Blvd.
Carlsbad, CA 92010

760.331.6370 (Attendance)
760.729.3040 (Fax)

Principal: Michael Ecker

Today: 4/18/14

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Transitional Kindergarten: Please register at your home school for TK.
The district will contact you to let you know which TK program your child will enroll.



Current Events

April 15 -  May 16: Smarter Balance Testing

April 19: 8am, Campus Beautification Day - please help to expand the garden; for more contact Mr. Burns

April 25: Student Recognition Assembly 8:30

May 2: Spring Carnival - includes a perform and meet & greet with Cody Lovaas - find Cody: FB, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram. We are currently looking for volunteers & donations. If you are interested please email Jeannie Townsend at townsend.jeannie@gmail.com.

Carnival: This year there will be grade-wide baskets created for the Carnival Raffle (not baskets per classroom). Here are the themes assigned to the grade levels. Please donate money or bring items associated to the theme - give the items to your teacher or room parent:

Kindergarten: Craft

3rd: Books & Games

1st: Movie Night

4th: Beach

2nd: Gift Cards

5th: Sports


May 3: Music for Hope fundraiser for Mitchell Thorpe Foundation at Sage Creek, for more.

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Down the Road......

May 4: Celebrate Carlsbad Day at LegoLand

May 19 - 23: Teacher Appreciation Week

May 26: No School; Memorial Day

May 29: Open House (5 - 6pm; food trucks available; 6pm Art Walk & Open House)

May 30: Student Recognition Assembly 8:30

June 7: Annual Camp Out

June 11: 5th grade promotion

June 12: Last day of school

Aug 26: First Day of School


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Congrats - Odyssey of the Mind Team!

Congrats - Odyssey of the Mind Team!

Mr. Burns - Teacher of the Year

School Hours

Kindergarten Early Birds:
8:00 am - 11:20 am

Kindergarten Late Owls:
9:30 am - 12:55 pm

Grades 1 - 5: 8:00am - 2:20pm

Thursday Early Release:
Grades 1 - 5: 1:25 pm 

Common Core Smarter Balance Test

MTM - March

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Meet the Masters

Character Traits

April – Perseverance; begins by being aware of the fact that there will be difficulties in a planned undertaking, and then acts to move through those difficulties, no matter how severe, sticking with the undertaking to the end.