6200 Riverside Avenue • Riverside • CA • 92506
Main Office: (951) 788-7355           Attendance: Ext. 44653       Fax: (951) 328-2501

What's New!

Community Feedback Survey
Community Feedback Survey The community feedback survey is the survey that RUSD will use to gather stakeholder input for the LCAP. This will also be used for the schools needs assessment for the 2019-2020 school year. Please take a moment to complete the following survey. Your voice matters. We value your opinion and appreciate your input. Taking a few moments to complete this survey will help us to better understand your needs. The survey is available online. English: Spanish:
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Read Me
Attendance Matters!
Important Info: Compulsory School Attendance: School Policy Click here to get information on what is considered an excused absence. Supply List per Grade Level:
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Saturday School
Attendance is one of most significant factors in determining student success. Just being absent 10% can dramatically change student performance. It really does pay off to come to school on daily basis. Pachappa averages about 35 absences per day. Please help us reduce this attendance rate by sending your student to school on a daily basis.
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Student Safety
Student Safety
At Pachappa Student Safety is our number one priority. During school dismissal it is imperative that you pick up your child from school grounds. The safest place for your student to wait will always be on school grounds.
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School Lunch
Cafeteria Menu Link
Cafeteria Menu: Every month cafeteria lunch menus are sent home with your student. The link to the monthly menus are also available here.
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Kids Safety
Closed Campus Policy
Student safety is one of Pachappa's top priorities. We enforce a closed Campus Policy for your child's safety.
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Lunch on the Lawn
Lunch on the Lawn
Lunch on the Lawn is last Monday of every month. Come and join your child for lunch. Bring their favorite lunch and eat with your child. How exciting is that!
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Safety First
Riverside Avenue Driveway
Riverside Avenue Driveway Closed at Dismissal. Please plan ahead when picking up your student.
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School Site Council
School Site Council at Pachappa needs your help. Your voice makes a difference. Please attend SSC meetings.
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Raptor Visitor Management System
Raptor is a visitor management system that has been implemented at all RUSD schools. This program screens every visitor that enters Pachappa Elementary.
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What's Happening

Pachappa AVID
Pachappa is an AVID Elementary School
AVID stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination. AVID is a highly successful program that promotes a college going culture.
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Early Pick Up
Early Pick-up Announcement
California Ed Code requires that if a child is to be picked up early, the parent must do so. In the past we have allowed anyone on the emergency card to act on your behalf.
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Campus Safety
Campus Safety Procedures
We will welcome your child to school and if you want to come in with them you must sign in at the front office. Please follow these guidelines so that we can make sure that your child has a safe learning environment.
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Sick and Absent
Clear Absence Online
To verify each student absence please call the office and send a doctor's note the following day. You can also verify the absence online but a doctor's note will be require when your child goes back to school.
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School Spirit
Spirit Wear Day
Every Friday students can show their school spirit by wearing their Pachappa shirt.
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Character Counts!


Pachappa implements Character Counts! school wide. The Character Counts!           

Program is based on the Six Pillars of Character. These are Trust, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship. All classrooms emphasize the Six Pillars Of Character. Read our Character Counts! Pledge:

character countsS!

I pledge to be a person of Good Character.
I will be worthy of TRUST.
Doing what I must.
I will always act with FAIRNESS.
I will show that I CARE.
I will be a good CITIZEN and always do my share.

For more information about the program, please check out our Character Counts section. 

Principal's Message

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year at Pachappa Elementary School. We are pleased to have you with us. The mission of Pachappa's School Wide AVID system is to ensure proficiency of all students on the California Common Core State Standards while fostering an enriching, safe environment of mutual respect where all members 



Erica Square

Mrs. Square, Principal


Mr. Borja, Assistant Principal


School Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
8:35 AM - 2:55 PM

Wednesdays: 8:35 AM - 1:40 PM

Gates Open at 8:05 Monday-Friday

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Upcoming Events

School Site Council Meeting 

Wednesday, February 6, 2019


ELAC Meeting/Junta de ELAC

Wednesday, February 13 2019



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