-by Gerri Fippin
What’s new at Soquel El??
Hello Soquel Elementary Families, I can’t believe the year has come to an end so quickly. It feels like yesterday I was welcoming the new kindergarten families and seeing everyone’s smiling faces at the back to school BBQ. The year has been jammed packed with exciting activities for all. I would like to take this […][ Read More → ]
Soquel Elementary has been educating local youth since the 1850′s, has occupied its current site on Porter Street since the 1890′s, and has occupied the current building since 1921. It has been an integral part of Soquel Village for a century and a half, and holds a special place in the community as an historical landmark.
Around 400 students, ranging from Kindergarten through 5th grade, are expected to attend Soquel Elementary each year. Soquel Elementary School is a place where educators, parents, and students are actively involved in the learning and growth of all members of the school community. It is a place for meeting the needs of students and developing the rich potential of each child. It is a safe, caring place where children are free to learn, grow, make mistakes and learn from those mistakes. Students are challenged to reach for their personal star.