Prospective Families


Gopher Hole Productions shot this video highlighting some of what makes Jose Ortega Elementary School special. Watch the video to learn about our school — includes info about the revitalization our play structure, greening efforts at the school, art at Jose Ortega, parent testimonials and much more.
Jose Ortega video

Current Families

The upcoming events calendar for Jose Ortega:
Summer Play Dates: Make new friends and share contact information with Kinder classmates!
- Saturday, June 20, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at Sunnyside Playground
- Saturday, July 18, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at Parkside Playground

Kindergarten Meet and Greet: August 8th from 11am – 2pm . Bring your kids to see their new school! Come meet your new teachers, visit the classrooms and hang out with some new friends.

First Day of School Welcome Breakfast: Monday, August 17, from 8:00am – 9:00am. Shake off the first day of school angst by commiserating with other parents. Really, it is much harder on the parents than the kids! Sponsored by the PTA.

Support Jose Ortega

Thank you to our generous donors!
We were able to raise $10,000 for our Education fund during GivingTuesday thanks to some very generous donors!

Please consider donating to the Jose Ortega Education Fund this year!

Your tax deductible donation helps provide many important supplies, programs and activities for our school. Last year over $100,000 was raised through the education fund and Donors Choose to support the teachers and children at Jose Ortega. This year we can do even better. Please support our teachers and kids!

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