Welcome to Poinsettia Elementary
Poinsettia Elementary School serves students in grades kindergarten through five following a traditional calendar. At the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year, 450 students were enrolled, including 11.2% in special education, 5.9% qualifying for English Language Learner support, and 30.6% qualifying for free or reduced price lunch. Poinsettia Elementary School achieved 2018 California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) scores of 68 in English-Language Arts/Literacy and 55 in Mathematics.
Poinsettia Elementary has been honored with the 2010 California Distinguished School Award for its exceptional efforts in providing an outstanding curriculum. The school emphasizes high academic standards and expectations. Successful dedicated parent/ school partnerships make certain that students feel welcome and are challenged to meet their full potential in an academically rigorous environment.