John Cabrillo
Elementary School

Contact: (916) 395-4615

Grades: Kindergarten – 6th grade

Enrollment: 360

Uniform: None required

Mascot: Cougar

School colors: Royal blue and white

Signature field trip: Sly Park (6th grade)

Special programs: Special Day Classes (grades 1-3 and grades 4-6); Communicatively Handicapped Program (preschool/kinder and kinder/first)

After-school programs: START

Clubs: Project Fit, Mathletes, Chess Club

John Cabrillo offers a variety of instructional activities to support our diverse population.  Focused Learning Time is a school-wide exchange period when students are instructed in ELD, phonics and challenging Language Arts activities.  We participate in the Very Special Arts Program, MESA and Girl Scouts. Volunteers support art in classrooms, chess club and after-school sports.

Our campus houses Head Start Pre-School, START and 4th R.  Additionally, we have technology in every classroom, a student computer lab and music keyboard lab for students.  We offer after-school tutoring and Saturday School to support students in Math, Science, Language Arts and Art.  We are a Caring School Community that promotes positive student behavior and developing social skills in our students.