Conejo Neighborhood School and Open Classroom Leadership Magnet (OCLM)
filled with excitement to welcome you to our 2016-2017 school year. I am so
privileged to work with such a caring, motivated, and innovative staff, kind
and loving families, and creative and intelligent students.
We are a California Gold Ribbon School based on
our Leader in Me program, practicing Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits. We are on currently
on our way to Lighthouse Status
making Conejo Elementary a beacon of leadership.
with our school wide adoption of Steven Covey’s, Leader in Me and the 7 Habits
program we believe that “together is
better”. The use of the 7 Habits at home and at school creates
consistency for families, staff, and students. It offers a positive
principals for personal conduct that enables us to work together better. When
we work together we get more done than if each person works alone. None
of our efforts alone are as good as a comprehensive collective approach.
strong research that confirms that when parents/guardians participate and are
involved in their child’s education, there is a greater likelihood of academic success for the child. Your active
support and cooperation, combined with our best professional practice, will ensure
academic success for your child. I
greatly encourage you to become an active
participant in our school community by joining our Parent Faculty
Association, SCOPE, School Site Council, and English Learner Advisory Committee
or by volunteering in your child’s classroom, attending and supporting school
of Conejo Neighborhood School and the Open Classroom Leadership Magnet (OCLM)
is to provide each child with a rigorous curriculum appropriate to his
or her academic level. We believe every child can and will achieve academic
success. We also believe learning must have relevance to their world,
now and in the future.
office is open Monday through Friday from 7:30-4:00pm. Ms. Johanna Gonzalez,
our office manager, has been busy preparing for the beginning of the school
year. We are here to help you with any needs or concerns you have
regarding school, feel free to call us or stop by anytime.
that the first day of school is Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 8:15am-1:30pm.
Conejo Elementary School &
Open Classroom Leadership Magnet