The mission of Calistoga Elementary School is to provide each student with a rich and high quality education in a safe, supportive environment that promotes self discipline, motivation and excellence in learning. The Calistoga teaching team and support staff joins with parents and the Calistoga community in assisting our students to become independent, self supporting adults who will succeed in and responsibly contribute to the global community. We provide academic excellence in a nurturing environment.
Calistoga offers a rigorous academic program as well as a very rich extra curricular program. Our goal is to provide high quality curriculum and instruction to all of our students so they are able to meet or exceed the state’s content and performance standards. The Calistoga teaching staff is highly trained. The CES teaching staff works collaboratively offering academic continuity throughout the grades. English/Language Arts, Math and English Language Development are our areas of emphasis. We have a new Social Studies curriculum, hands on science, and an outdoor education component for students in the fourth through sixth grades.
Calistoga administers site assessments in academic content areas as well as state standardized tests. The faculty at CES uses student performance data to refine teaching strategies, to determine appropriate interventions as well as enrichment experiences for students.
Calistoga Elementary School offers enrichment opportunities through our Gifted and Talented program, Engage, Art docents in the classrooms. Calistoga Elementary School has a fully equipped computer lab for students to learn state of the art technology. Students are involved in gardening, ballet folklorico, and chess. We offer academic support through individualized tutoring in reading, writing and math. After school programs include the Boys and Girls club, Think Tank, (students are able to get additional assistance with home work). Calistoga Elementary school also provides child care before and after school for families who need it.
Our equation for success is:
A Dedicated staff + Committed parents + Motivated students = High student achievement.
We hold meetings in English and in Spanish. To volunteer or to receive a schedule of school events, please call 707-942-4398.