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About Us

Battles Elementary School welcomes parents and community to the website. On this site you will find valuable information about our academic achievement, professional staff,
curricular programs, instructional materials, safety procedures, classroom environment, and
the condition of facilities in the Student Accountability Report Card (SARC).


Battles Elementary School provides a warm, stimulating environment where students are
actively involved in learning academics as well as positive values. Students receive a
standards-based, challenging curriculum by a dedicated professional staff based on the
individual needs of the students. Ongoing evaluation of student progress and achievement helps
our educators refine the instructional program so students can achieve academic proficiency.
Intervention programs for struggling students are in place and progress is monitored at regular
intervals.


Battles School staff members have made a commitment to provide the best educational
program possible for Battles Elementary School's students, and welcome any suggestions or
questions you may have.Together, through hard work, Battles students will be challenged to reach their maximum potential.


Mission Statement:
Our mission is to ensure that all students learn by creating a community that focuses on student
learning, by working collaboratively, and holding ourselves accountable for results.


School Profile:
Battles Elementary School is located
in the eastern region of Santa Maria
and serves students in grades
transitional kindergarten through six.
At the beginning of the 2018-19 school
year, 854 students were enrolled,
including 9.4% in special education,
62.5% qualifying for English Language
Learner support, and 87.1% qualifying
for free or reduced-price lunch.

Victor Velazquez
Principal
805-361-6890

 

Molly Johnson
Assistant Principal
805-361-6886

 

Veronica Chavez
Office Manager
805-361-6890

 

Wendy Marin
Office Clerk
805-361-6887

 

Guadalupe Lopez
Community Liaison
805-361-6888

 

Luz Elena Cortez
Project Office
805-361-6889

 

Anna-Liza Pacaoan
Nurse
805-361-6892

 

Ashlee Donovan
Health Assistant
805-361-6892

 

Debbie Domingcil
Library
805-361-6896

 

Laurie Elliott
Computer Lab
805-361-6901

 

Trisha Souza
Cafeteria Manager
805-361-6899

 

Alma Marquez
Health Start
805-361-6931