Paloma Elementary School, as part of the San Marcos Unified School District, follows a set curriculum outlined by the California State Content Standards for kindergarten through fifth grade. All content standards for each curricular area are outlined on the California Department of Education's website at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Homework is an important part of the educational program, and will be assigned on a regular basis. Homework is assigned using the following district guidelines:
Grades 1-3; 15-20 mins./ 3-4 days a week
Grades 4-5; 30-45 mins./ 3-4 days a week
The Child's responsibility:
The Parent's responsibility:
Report cards are sent home twice a year at the end of each semester. Report cards are based on mastery of grade level standards. In November, we hold Parent Teacher Conferences where teachers set goals for their students and discuss how each student is progressing.