Orangethorpe School 2021/2022

  • Principal: Deborah Bennett

    School Site Council Approval Date: November 9, 2021


    • LCFF Supplemental 302  |  $ 197,525
    • LCFF Base 304  |  $ 79,998

    Federal Program Funds  |  Estimated Funds

    • Title I Economically Disadvantaged 212  |  $ 253,065

School Mission/Vision

  • Mission: Orangethorpe Elementary is a creative community that nurtures and challenges our diverse next generation innovators.  We engage our students as civic leaders through Project Curiosity to make a powerful impact on our Earth.  ORCA's think Outside the box while being Respectful and responsible through Collaborative opportunities to promote Academic success.

    Vision: At Orangethorpe, we believe that every student can achieve personal success through multiple creative outlets that foster students' talents, while meeting the needs of the whole child.  We promote family partnerships that provide a strong foundation to help develop well-rounded students who are ready to pursue their passions.  Project Curiosity blends art and science to give students the ability to become stewards of the environment by exploring, collaborating, innovating and creating.

    At Orangethorpe Elementary, these are our Core Values: 

    • We value skilled teachers who engage students at all levels, are trained to adapt instruction to multiple learning styles, and have a passion for empowering the whole child.
    • We value each child's uniqueness and believe that when given the opportunity to meet the individual learning needs and interests of students, learning increases.
    • We value instructional practices that develop intrinsically motivated learners through intentional personalized interventions.

School Achievement Goals

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