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Capistrano Elementary School

An Ysleta Independent School District Campus

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      Points of Pride

      • **Eagle’s Pride**


        At Capistrano, we take great pride in our commitment to fostering an inclusive learning environment that thrives on high expectations, accountability, and social-emotional growth. Through these principles, we empower our community to embrace challenges, lead by example, and inspire others.


        **CAPES Mission**


        Our mission at Capistrano is to create a space where every student, teacher, and staff member feels included, supported, and motivated to achieve their full potential. We believe that by combining high expectations with accountability and a focus on social-emotional growth, we can nurture a community that excels academically and emotionally.


        **CAPES Vision**


        We aspire to inspire lifelong learners who are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and passion to make a positive impact on the world. Our vision goes beyond the classroom, aiming to instill a love for learning that extends throughout our students' lives.


        **Health, Wellness, and Safety**


        - Kindness in the Classroom Curriculum (KiC): Our unique curriculum emphasizes kindness, creating a positive and supportive classroom environment.

        - Free breakfast and lunch for all students: We prioritize the well-being of our students by ensuring they have access to nutritious meals.

        - PBIS Campus: Our Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports program promotes a positive school culture and encourages responsible behavior.

        - Vision and hearing screenings: We prioritize the health of our students through regular screenings.



        **Student Participation**


        We offer a diverse range of activities to ensure every student can find their passion and develop important life skills:

        - 21st Century Program

        - Robotics

        - Esports

        - Broadcasting

        - Girl Power

        - Student Council

        - Band

        - Orchestra


        - Makerspace

        - Soaring Eagles


        **Attendance Celebrations**


        We celebrate the importance of regular attendance, fostering a sense of responsibility and commitment among our students.

        **Monthly Istation and Imagine Math Celebrations**

        -We recognize and celebrate academic achievements through monthly celebrations, encouraging a positive attitude towards learning.

        **Quarterly Academic Celebrations**

        -Our quarterly academic celebrations highlight the hard work and dedication of our students and teachers, fostering a culture of academic excellence.








        - Pass teachers: Our educators are committed to providing quality education and ensuring student success.

        - All classroom teachers are Science of Reading certified: We prioritize literacy education with certified teachers.

        - All students have individual devices: Embracing technology for personalized learning experiences.

        - Educational Field trips: We enhance classroom learning with real-world experiences.

        - Book of the month: Encouraging a love for reading from an early age.

        - K-2nd and 3rd-5th grade science labs: Hands-on exploration to deepen understanding.

        - All teachers are Gifted and Talented certified: Ensuring the needs of every student are met.

        - Leveled libraries in every classroom: Providing a range of reading materials for various levels.

        - Weekly Enrichment classes in Art, Library, Counseling, and Technology.


        **Family Involvement**


        We value the partnership between school and home:

        - Fitness Fridays: Encouraging physical activity for the whole family.

        - Weekly parent newsletter: Keeping families informed and engaged.

        - Sweets with the Principal: Creating a welcoming space for open communication.

        - Title 1 Meeting: Collaborating with parents to enhance the learning experience.

        - STEM Night and Literacy Night: Interactive events that bring families together to explore and learn.

        - Parent-Teacher Conferences: Providing opportunities for meaningful discussions about student progress.

        - Monthly Parent Classes: Empowering parents with valuable skills and knowledge to support their child's education.