Welcome to Adelante Charter School

Adelante is a Spanish-English two-way immersion (TWI) elementary school which offers the opportunity for children of all backgrounds to become bilingual, biliterate, and multi-cultural.  Two languages and rich cultural experiences are woven into each child’s day through outstanding academics. Students are taught in a supportive environment to excel as creative, empowered thinkers and problem-solvers. We invite you to visit our school, where you will find students actively engaged in becoming self-directed, lifelong learners in two languages. Read more…

 School News

  • Celebrating Valentine’s Day: Thursday, February 11th, 2016. Students wear Pink, Red or School Uniform
  • Lincoln’s Birthday-No School: Friday, February 12, 2015
  • President’s Day-No School: Monday, February 15th, 2015
  • Proyecto de Padres: Workshop is in Spanish only, every Tuesday to Spring Break, 5:30-8:00pm Room 104
  • Kinder Lottery: Open to the Public, Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 10:00am Adelante Office
  • Read Across America Week: February 29th-March 4th
  • ACS Board Meeting: Monday, March 7th, 2016 at 5:30 Room 105
  • Jog-A-Thon: Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
  • Spring Picture Day(No uniform-Free Dress): Thursday, March 17th, 2016

 

West of the West Tales from California’s Channel Islands: Sunday, March 6th, 2016 at 2pm Arlington Theater

West of the West is a series of 12 engaging tales about the fascinating human history of the Channel Islands. Those who lived on, wrecked on, fished, surfed, and explored the Channel Islands will share this remarkable saga beginning 13,000 years ago. These stories are fascinating, relevant to our area, and perfect for students and adults. For tickets to this event please contact the school office with the number of tickets you need no later than February 5th and we will request them on your behalf. Don’t miss this great opportunity that is completely free!  Click here for the trailer

2015-2016 Student Calendar

Adelante Charter School Fifth-Graders Soar in Science
Adelante Students Teleconference with Caribbean Research Vessel

Parents

Parents have a critical role at Adelante, and they are one secret ingredient in the amazing community that has grown around Adelante. Student success is dramatically boosted by parent participation. The PTSO or Parent Teacher School Organization facilitates parent participation and communication and is in charge of important fundraising  and community events.  Read more…

Academics

Adelante Charter School offers a Two-Way Immersion (TWI) Spanish/English educational K-6 program committed to cultivating academic excellence in both languages, celebrating multiculturalism, innovation, creativity and the arts, while also promoting the development of a learning community in which students and adults use effective communication, conflict resolution, and problem solving skills to prepare for success in the 21st century global economy. Read more… 

Teachers

The teachers who have chosen to work at Adelante Charter School are an extraordinary group of professionals. They are drawn together by the brilliance of the two-way immersion model, and the unique way in which we serve students from all backgrounds. They are deeply driven by our school’s mission of supporting tomorrow’s leaders for a more just and equitable society.  Read more…