Canalino and CFS Elementary

Welcome to Canalino and CFS!

Canalino School and CFS are located on a spacious campus in the Carpinteria Valley. There are 500 Kindergarten through fifth grade students. The students are taught by twenty two highly qualified teachers, five Special Education teachers and an instrumental music teacher. Eleven highly-qualified Instructional Assistants work closely with each of the teachers to increase student learning through small group instruction. Enrichment is offered after school by teachers and community members.

The Canalino and CFS staff works closely together to provide the highest quality, differentiated core curriculum to all students. The collaborative staff strives to direct instruction for each level of learners to be able to feel motivated and secure in all academic areas.

The Canalino library offers a variety of reading materials to enrich reading for pleasure at each grade level. Two computers labs offer all students skills in keyboarding, power point, and research. The After School program provides a wealth of assistance and enrichment activities to students, including gardening, sports, arts, and dancing.

Parent and Community volunteers are an important asset to Canalino School , and offer regular assistance to students in class or to small groups. The Canalino parent support groups provide field trips for all classes, including a 5th grade science camp experience.

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