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If your child will be out of school for any reason, please call the Attendance line at 949-858-9879 or email lmcooper@capousd.org.

Thank you!


Congratulations to Connie Kane Teacher of the Year!!

Congratulations to Connie Kane Teacher of the Year!!




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PTA Association Meeting Monday, Sept 26th in the MPR at 7:00 pm

Please join us tonight for the first PTA Association Meeting of the 2016 / 2017 School Year!!

We will……

      Review the upcoming activities and events.  This is a great chance for you to tell us what you are interested in.

      Report out on the Fundraising Activities to date.

      Discuss the Budget.

  • Brainstorm on how we can increase PTA Membership and involvement.


This is your PTA, we cannot be successful without you!!!



We will have a babysitter on hand if you want to bring your child.  (This is not paid for using PTA funds.)




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Tijeras Creek Elem@TC Trailblazers!  Stay tuned for more tweets! 


Reflections Asks: What is Your Story?

Let us know by creating one or more entries for any of the following six categories: Visual Arts, Photography, Music Composition, Literature, Film Production and Dance Choreography. Entries from all grades and all abilities welcome. Please turn entries in at the Reflections Breakfast in the MPR with entry form http://downloads.capta.org/ref/16-17StudentEntryForm.pdf  On Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Detailed category entry guidelines can be found at http://capta.org/resource/rules-and-guidelines/ .

Questions, contact Desiree Enciso at denciso0@gmail.com

Education for the Children Registration Opens Friday, September 9th!!





Sunday, November 6, 2016

Event information and online registration opens Friday, September 9th.  Sign up then for your favorite events at www.educationforthechildren.org and support your school!


Please bring the flyer that was sent home with your student.


Thanks so much for supporting our school!!


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Order online today!  Please visit www.schooltoolbox.com orders will ship within 10 days.  All orders will be delivered directly to your home address.  You will have the option to customize your order by adding or removing items from the teacher-approved list.  Already have a ruler or scissors? Remove them. Need an additional box of crayons for home or supplies for a sibling? Add them. It's that simple! Order today!


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Laguna Hills Civic Center
24031 El Toro Road, Suite 150
Laguna Hills, CA 92653

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday -  Friday
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Continue To Make Tijeras Creek A Nut Safe School

TCES is a nut safe campus. Tijeras Creek ES is home to many students who have life threatening peanut and/or tree nut allergies. These students can be at risk from the oils that are transferred into ...more

Tijeras Creek Garden

Tijeras Creek's Kindness Boomerang

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Happy Students


7:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

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Note to Parents and Guardians:

Please note that the Constitution of the State of California requires that we provide a public education to you free of charge. Fees for field trips and excursions in ...more

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Tijeras Creek's Organic Garden


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The Capistrano Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: AR 1312.3, BP 1312.3 and BP 5183.

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