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General Information

Traffic Update: Riverside Ave School Driveway Closed at Dismissal
Due to recent traffic incidents RPD has rerouted traffic. The driveway in front of the school on Riverside Avenue will be closed during dismissal. Please plan ahead when picking up your student. Be safe and use crosswalks. 

Picture Day
: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Attendance Logo100% Perfect Attendance Day: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Please send your student to school every day. We are striving to have 100% perfect attendance on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Please help us on this goal by sending your student to school on time on Tuesday, Sept 19. It is also picture day. Your support on this matter is greatly appreciated. The goal is to have ALL students enrolled at Pachappa to attend school and be present ALL DAY. 

Registration Begins August 16th*
*Registration packets are available for pick-up at any time during the summer at the front door of the office. Class lists for '17-'18 will be posted on August 24th & 25th from 8 am-4 pm

International Walk to School Day: Wednesday, October 4th is International Walk to School Day. More info to come. 
Walk to School


Student Safety
: Student safety is one of Pachappa's top priorities. Closed Campus Policy
Please drop off your student at the gate. Prior arrangements with teacher or administrator must be made in order to enter campus. Classroom visits are also allowed but with a 24 hour notice and prior arrangement must be made with the teacher. 
Safety First

Early Release Wednesdays
: Dismissal is at 1:40pm.
Every Wednesday is early release day. Please pick up or arrange to have your student picked up by 1:40pm. 

Traffic Safety: For your child's safety, please follow all safety procedures. 
Pull all the way forward when dropping off or picking up your student. It helps in reducing traffic.
Help us reduce traffic by parking on the 10 minute visitor parking, or on Riverside Plaza parking lot. There is a one hour time limit, which should be plenty of time. 
Do not drop off or pick up your student on Riverside Avenue or non-drop off areas. 
You are your student's first teacher, set a good example for them. Thank you! 

School Supply List: Click on grade level below.
1st Grade
2nd Grade
3rd Grade
4th Grade
5th Grade
6th Grade

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:


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. 

What's Happening

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 

Upcoming Events

Preschool Parent Meeting
Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10am

Picture Day: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

100% Perfect Attendance Day
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

ELAC Meeting
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 8:30am

No events available.
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