Nov. 26th - Report Cards Go Home
Nov. 27th - Nov. 29th - Thanksgiving Break, No School
Dec. 20th - Box Tops Due
Dec. 23rd thru Jan. 3rd - Winter Break, No School
November Key of the Month
“Speak with Good Purpose” means to choose your words carefully and wisely. To think before you speak, and to be sure that your intentions are positive and your words are sincere.
PTO Box Top Celebration
OUSD on Facebook
Reading on the Lawn
2013-2014 School Calendar
Please note that our school calendar is changing. We will begin classes on Tuesday, August 20th. For the complete calender, click here.
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 most significant change to classroom instruction since 1998,” when California first adopted its own academic standards. Click the Common Core link to learn more about the standards and how the Oceanside Unified School District is implementing Common Core in the classroom.
All 7th through 12 Graders MUST Have the Tdap Immunization!!!
In response to a recent whooping cough (pertussis) epidemic in California, the California Department of Public Health has mandated all students enrolled in public education grades 7 - 12 MUST show definite proof of immunization (Tdap) against this infectious disease before the start of the 2013-14 school year. Immunization is a state requirement. Please see www.shotsforschool.org for further vaccination information.
All OUSD schools and office sites will be closed Wednesday, November 27 through Friday, November 29 for the annual Thanksgiving Week holiday. Schools and office sites will resume their normal business hours on Monday, December 2.
"Because Nice Matters" Anti-Bullying Program 11/18-11/22
4 Types of Bullying
What bullying isn’t
How not to be a bully
Ask yourself 5 questions:
Be a part of the solution, not a part of the problem.
If you are being bullied or you witness someone being bullied, get help from an adult.
Welcome Brigadier General Bullard
OUSD Instructional Focus
ALL STUDENTS WILL DEMONSTRATE THEIR THINKING,
BOTH VERBALLY AND IN WRITING,
TO SHOW UNDERSTANDING OF THEIR LEARNING.
Members of the local American Legion 146 unit recently donated backpacks and school supplies to students at North Terrace and Santa Margarita Elementary schools. Both schools are located on MCB Camp Pendleton. Legion group members also contribute a number of hours volunteering at each campus. Click OUSD Facebook to view more photos.
Oside Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Day
The 8th annual Oside Turkey Trot will take place, Thursday, November 28. The yearly Thanksgiving Day event promotes health and fitness and helps raise money for local schools. Click the Oside Turkey Trot link above to register and for more information.
Runners determine which campus to help, with $5 from each registration going directly to the school of their choice. During the past seven years, runners have generated more than $140,000 for Oceanside schools.
Ice Cream Day Info.
Ice Cream Day is every other Friday. The ice cream days for November are the 1st and 15th.
Ice Cream is cash sales only….no purchases from student accounts.
Choices for ice cream day include fudge bars, or sherbet, and will be sold after students are seated with their meal. They are $.50 each, one purchase per student.
If you have any questions please feel free to stop by the cafeteria.
Welcome to Santa Margarita Elementary School
1 Carnes Road
(760) 901-7900 Office
Mighty Mustang Motto
I will respect myself and others.
I will do my best.
I will praise myself and others daily.
I will talk it out to resolve problems.
I will do right by taking care of myself, others, this school, and home.
M, T, Th, F: 8:55-3:35
Am Kinder 8:55-12:15
PM Kinder: 12:15-3:35
including Am & Pm Kinder
6th & 7th Grade
M, T, Th, F: 8:45-3:35
AM Preschool 8:40-11:40
PM Preschool 12:40-3:40
Annual Bond Report
Since the passing of Proposition H in June 2008, the Oceanside Unified School District has used funds from the $195 million bond measure to rebuild seven new schools, as well as refurbish the ...more
Red Ribbon Week
Our Marine Volunteers
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.
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 and fundraisers meet or exceed state and federal nutrition standards. Nutrition education is provided as a part of the district’s health education program.
Click "wellness" to learn more about healthy living!