Welcome to Jose Ortega Elementary

Events on the November Calendar:

Our canned food drive benefiting the SF Food Bank is going on until November 20th. Please bring in non-perishable canned food items to help families in need.

November 14th – 11am-3pm is the JOES Community Harvest Festival. This is a community event open to the public.
Real carnival games, prizes, raffles, bake sale, a DJ, food truck and more! This year we will also have bunnies to pet courtesy of the 4H!11058126_10153696043311419_8528048651292277583_o

161012_monster_clip_art_12 - EditedNovember 16th – 20th – Scholastic Book Fair in the School Library
16th thru 19th hours: 8:00-5:00pm. Nov. 20th hours:  8:00-2:30pm



Students will have the opportunity to shop during school hours. Families are welcome to come shop before or after Parent-Teacher Conferences.

There will also be early dismissal at 12:50pm Nov. 16-20th for Parent-Teacher Conferences.


School tours for children entering kindergarten in 2016 are scheduled from 8am to 9am on the following dates:

  • December 3rd and 10th

Please sign up for your preferred tour date online.

A Caring Community of Learners