I Love Garrison
Garrison Elementary School
Home of The Gators
333 Garrison Street Oceanside, CA 92054
Dr. Fausto Barragan, Jr., Principal
Mrs. Cara Michel, School Based Resource Teacher
Martina Boeck, Administrative Assistant
Nancy Gardner, Senior Clerk
Mr. Fernando Avila, Bilingual School Community Advisor
Superintendent’s Vision Statement
“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."
The OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online. The handbook is available in both English and Spanish. Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide. Click English Student/Parent Handbook or Spanish Student/Parent Handbook to access this year’s guide.
For questions regarding the handbook, please contact your child’s individual school site or our Education Support Services office at 760-966-4443.
Attendance and being on-time to school is very important. Every minute is a learning minute for your child. If for any reason your child is absent, please send a note when your child returns or you may contact the office to report an absence.
(760) 901-7600 and select option 2
Parent Portal/Portal De Padres
Click here for, (Haz click aqui para) Parent Portal/Portal de Padres
ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents
A new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents. The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents. Watch the video below.
ParentLink’s easy-to-use App provides emergency messaging, custom messages and language translation. Parents can now get OUSD information when they need it.
OUSD Parents using the district’s Aeries portal will be receiving an e-mail with instructions on how to download the App. For more information, please see the district website at http://www.oside.us/parentlink.
August 4 - August 7, 2015
8:00 - 12:00
Have A Great Summer, Garrison Gators!
School Resumes August 17, 2015
Welcome to Garrison Elementary School.
Located in the beautiful city of Oceanside, California, Garrison Elementary School is a visual and performing arts emphasis school supporting over 500 students from preschool to fifth grade.
On behalf of the staff at Garrison Elementary School, we feel privileged to be a part of this school family. We thank you in advance for your support and look forward to your participation this school year.
Garrison Student Art
(FOR NEW STUDENTS ONLY!)
To begin the optional process of enrolling a new student in Oceanside Unified School District you must have:
upon completion of this online process, the parent or legal guardian will need to visit the school to provide documentation for verifications:
Parent Survey ~ Encuesta De Padres
Please click one of the links below to complete an important survey about our school climate and culture. Thank you for participating!
Por favor, haga clic en en enlaces de abajo para completar una encuesta importante sobre el clima y la cultura escolar. Gracias por participar!
School of Choice Application Process for 2015-16 Begins January 5
Interdistrict Transfer Requests for 2015-16 School Year
Requests to transfer students to schools located inside or outside the OUSD zoned boundaries will be accepted beginning January 5, 2015. Interdistrict application forms are available at the OUSD Education Support Services Office, 2080 Mission Ave. The office is open 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Click Interdistrict Transfer Permit for more information, or call 760-966-7802.
Solicitudes de Permiso de Asistencia Interdistrital para el año escolar 2015-16
Las solicitudes para trasladar a los alumnos a escuelas localizadas dentro o fuera de las zonas de asistencia del Distrito Escolar Unificado Escolar (OUSD) serán aceptadas a partir del 5 de enero de 2015.
Las solicitudes para permiso de asistencia interdistrital (Interdistrict Attendance Permits) están disponibles en el Departamento de Servicios Educativos, 2080 Mission Avenue. El horario de oficina es de 7:30 a.m. a 3:30 p.m. de lunes a viernes. Para obtener más información, por favor haga clic en Permiso de Asistencia Interdistrital o llame al teléfono (760) 966-7849.
Parent Tool Kit
(Click on the Blue Link above to access this great resource!)
7:15 a.m. B.A.S.E. Day Care begins
7:45 a.m. TK-5 Campus Playground Supervision Begins
7:45-8:10 a.m. TK-5 Breakfast Served
8:15 - 11:35
8:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Wednesday Schedule (Minimum Day)
8:15 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
Grades K - 5
Traffic and Student Safety
OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination
The local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
Peachjar E-Flyer Service
OUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers. Click Garrison School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.
To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers. The OUSD Peachjar program will become live as of Wednesday, October 16.
Online Meal Registration
Parents can register their children online for the 2014-15 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs. The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or reduced status may receive meals at no cost. Click Online Meal Registration to get started.
New Family Survey
Parents of families new to the Oceanside Unified School District, including those who have come to the district during the past three years, are encouraged to take a short survey to share their experiences on being welcomed to OUSD. Your opinions, concerns and suggestions will be greatly appreciated and helpful to the district. Simply click Welcoming Parents Survey to share your thoughts.
Free and Reduced Lunch Applications/ solicitud de almuerzo gratis/precio reducido
Classroom Supply Lists
Please click HERE to access a classroom supply list for Garrison Elementary School. Please note that all teachers have not submitted classroom supply lists. Once teachers have submitted a list it will be added to the website.