Monthly Archive: November 2016

Week of November 28-December 2

Snapshot of the Week

  • Monday, November 28, 2016- Students return for a full day of learning/Height and Weight Survey
  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016:Height and Weight Survey
  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016: Height and Weight Survey/District Garden Forum at Camarena (4:00 pm)
  • Friday, December 2, 2016: ELAC Parent Meeting (8:30 am)/Winter Wonderland (4:00 pm)

Upcoming Events

  • December 9 -Disney Spirit Day
  • December 19-January 6-Winter Break


We  are thankful to each of you for supporting our community and being an integral part of your child’s learning.  As we share time with our family and friends this week, we would like to extend our gratitude for your commitment and dedication to Camarena.  We look forward to seeing all students on Monday, November 28 for a full day of learning.  Enjoy the break!

Jingle Grams For SALE!

jingle-01With the popularity of the Halloween Grams, the Student Council have decided to sell Jingle Grams for December.  The Jingle Grams will be on sale all this week.  Please complete the order form below and attach the necessary money. You may turn in the Jingle Grams to your child’s teacher or the office.  The deadline to purchase Jingle Grams is Friday, November 18, 2016.  There will be no late orders accepted.




Week of November 14-November 18

With the winter season fast approaching (although this past week still felt like summer), we will be holding our Winter Wonderland PTA event on December 2.  Wristbands and tickets will be on sale all this week before and after school all this week. The wristbands will be on sale for $20.   In addition, we will be continuing our annual food drive and our teddy bear drive with week.

Snapshot of the Week

  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016:DAC/DELAC (12:00 pm)
  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016: Kickball Game vs. Chula Vista Hills at Chula Vista Hills Elementary (3:45 pm)/ Camarena and Cohort Board Presentation(6:00 pm)
  • Thursday, November 17, 2016: School Site Council Meeting (3:00 pm)/ Flag Football Game vs. Casilla Comets at Camarena Elementary (3:45 pm)
  • Friday, November 18, 2016: Twin Spirit Day

Upcoming Events

  • November 28-30-Height and Weight Survey
  • December 2-ELAC Parent Meeting
  • December 2-PTA Winter Wonderland Event

Our week of learning!

Basketball Try-Outs

Camarena is getting ready to participate in our district coed basketball league where we will play other Chula Vista schools.  The games will take place on Wednesdays after school from January through March. 5th and 6th grade boys and girls are eligible. Tryouts to select our Camarena coed team will take place on Monday and Tuesday, November 14-15 from 3 to 4:30 pm on our basketball courts. Permission forms can be picked up from any 5th or 6th grade teacher or in the office.  For additional information please contact Mr. Morales at  The team will be coached by Mr. Paul Aquino (a 5th grade parent).