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Kraft, Paul
Principal's Message

Dear Del Obispo students, parents, and community,

August has arrived in beautiful San Juan Capistrano.  I hope you are all enjoying your summer and taking advantage of everything that this wonderful community has to offer.   As the new principal, I’m extremely excited to be here at school, getting things ready for another terrific school year at Del Obispo Elementary School.    The staff and I will presently be planning and preparing things to ensure that we are ready to provide a top notch educational experience for all of our students.  An exciting bit of news:  Our garden is being renovated this summer and will soon be planted with attractive plants for all to enjoy.  I look forward to seeing you all in September.

Here are a few important dates to make note of:

  • The office opens:  August 14th-15th 8:00-12:00, August 18th-29th 8:00-4:00
  • First day of school: Thursday, September 4th.
    • Minimum day for First through Fifth Grade  students: 7:45-11:50 Dismissal
    • All Kindergarten students: 7:45-11:20 Dismissal
  • Back to School Night: Tuesday, September 23rd.




Mr. Kraft


Del Obispo Elementary School

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