Active principal - Steven Daubenspeck — over two decades of experience as an administrator and teacher.
Professional teachers - 18 years of work experience on average. 100% credentialed and have received the distinction of “Highly Qualified.”
High academic standards - Resulting in top 1% ranking among all California elementary schools. 58% of 4th and 5th grade students participate in the OUSD Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) program.
High behavioral standards - reflected by leadership and character building programs
Well-stocked library -Over 11,000 books and growing; part-time librarian
Computers -36-unit computer lab used for keyboarding and on-line research
High parent participation
Additional PFC-sponsored curriculum - Music (Orff for K-2 and instrumental instruction for 3-5), library, art, computers, motor development and P.E.
After School On-Site Electives and Club - Band, Drama, Science, Guitar, Mandarin, Poekoelan, Dance, Spanish, Chess, Choir, Fitness, Art, Lego, Creative Writing
School Community Events -First Day of School Coffee, New Family Social, Fall Walkathon, Winter Bazaar, Halloween Parade, Benefit & Auction, Spring Carnival, Movie Nights, Music Performances, Art Show, Teacher Appreciation Luncheon, Monthly PFC Meetings, Science Fair, December Holiday Celebration, Lunar New Year Celebration, Drama Club Play, Dads Club Events