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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.
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 about the information contained in this report or about Battles School.
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

 

Naela Mendoza

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