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California Elementary School

Newport-Mesa Unified School District

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    2020-2021 School Reopening | Updated 7/31/2020

    Please visit the 2020-2021 School Reopening Website for the latest information or call (714) 424-5050.


    Attendance Line

    Please call the California School attendance line, 714-424-4712, when your child is absent from school.

    Stay Informed

    The Cougar Connections Newsletter - Summer Update is now available! Learn more about the upcoming 2020-2021 school year at California Elementary from our Principal, Ryan Longacre.

    PTA Summer Read-a-thon

    California Elementary PTA Read-a-thon Logo
    Please join us for our annual Read-a-thon and log your minutes towards prizes.

    Pledges directly fund every grade level with field trips, science workshops, and educational assemblies.

    Visit the PTA Read-a-thon Webpage for more details.


    California Distinguished School Logo
    Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll 2017-2018 Logo

    Important Dates

    June 22 - August 21, 2020
    Summer Recess

    August 3, 2020
    School Office Reopens for Telephone Help Only 
    (Not Open to the Public)
    8:00 AM-4:00 PM
    Closed for Lunch 12:00-1:00 PM

    August 24, 2020
    First Day of School-Distance Learning


    California Elementary School

    About Us

    California Elementary School welcomes all families and students to our learning community. The staff at California Elementary is dedicated to providing a quality education for every child in our school. We believe that all students can achieve success through a supportive, nurturing and rigorous academic curriculum. We are extremely dedicated to the success of all students and are excited about our continued partnership between our staff and our families.