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NEW! Drop off area is between the two crosswalks.

  • Please drive as far forward, toward the BAMS' crosswalk, as possible before letting your child out of the car. This will allow more cars into the parking lot. 
  • Drop-off line is next to the curb ONLY. 
  • Drop-off line and parking lot is a NO Cell Phone Zone.
  • Please only park in unmarked stalls if you are walking your child onto campus.
  • Please use the marked crosswalks when arriving and leaving campus. 
  • If riding your bike, please walk your bike once you get to the first crosswalk in the parking lot.

We appreciate your assistance in making our parking lot a safe place for everyone. 

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Parking Lot/Drop-off and Pick-up Reminders

  • NEW! Drop off area is between the two crosswalks.
  • Please drive as far forward, toward the BAMS' crosswalk, as possible before letting your child out of the car. This will allow more cars into the parking lot. 
  • Drop-off line is next to the curb ONLY.  
  • Drop-off line and parking lot is a NO Cell Phone Zone.
  • Please only park in unmarked stalls if you are walking your child onto campus.

  • Please use the marked crosswalks when arriving and leaving campus. 

  • There is NO drop off at the "island" in the front parking lot.

  • Do NOT call to your child to cross the parking lot or driveway to get to your car. 

  • Please walk up to the sidewalk to escort your child back to your car if you are parked in the parking lot

  • Please be courteous to other drivers and adhere to the parking lot and drop-off protocol.

Important Dates

  • April 17 - Minimum Day for all students:

             7:45-11:20am for ALL Kindergartners and TK

             7:45-11:50am for Grades 1-5

  • April 19 - Open House 6-7pm
  • April 23-27 Scholastic Book Fair in the library
  • April 26 @ 2:15 pm - - PTA Meeting - Room E3
  • April 27 - PTA's free Family Movie Night on the blacktop/field (TBA)
  • May 18 - 4-7pm - Surf Jam (information coming in  February)
  • May 28 - No school - Memorial Day
  • June 7 - Last day of school - 11:50 dismissal
  • Tuesday, August 21 - First Day of School for 2018-19

Click here for CUSD 2018-19 and 2019-20 calendars.

Calendar

Caring (Grade-Level Multi-flow Maps) - Causes and Effects

Character Counts!

Each month we recognize behavior at school and choose a Character Counts trait/pillar to honor and discuss. Each trait is symbolized by a color. Wear that color on Fridays as part of school spirit. 

 

October- Respect=yellow

November- Citizenship=purplePillars.jpeg

December- Responsibility= green

January- Perseverance= light blue

February- Caring= red

March-Trustworthiness= blue

April- Fairness=orange

May- Honesty= white

News

3/23/18

Help support Truman Benedict’s Science Camp!

  • A spring catalog fundraiser with Near & Dear Local Goods Fundraising taking place online between March 30th – April 20th.
  • Summer Bridge Workbooks - Orders due to your child(ren)'s teachers by May 18

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Notes

3/23/18

Are you ready to PLAY IT FORWARD this summer? Summer Camp at the YMCA is a fun, action-packed adventure filled with “100 Acts of Kindness,” sports, outdoor activities, field trips, and speciality clubs- located right on campus!

 

Program Highlights

  • Licensed, full day program
  • Full time or part time schedules available
  • Weekly or monthly rates
  • Character development
  • Service learning projects
  • Clubs like Cooking and Art!
  • On and off-site Activities
  • STEAM Curriculum

Weekly Field Trips

  • Lizard Wizard
  • Lake Forest Lanes
  • Scooter’s Jungle
  • Regency Theaters
  • San diego Zoo
  • Knott’s Berry Farm
  • T-Street Beach
  • Laser Quest
  • Dave & Busters

 

Register for Summer Camp by May 1st and SAVE UP TO $100

Contact Angie Carnevale at (949) 369-9529 or acarnevale@ymcaoc.org for more information!

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Quick Links

Last PTA Meeting of 2017-18

All meetings are on Thursdays in room E3. All are welcome to attend. Free childcare is provided.

 

April 26 @ 2:15pm

 

Click here to join PTA. (You must be a paid member to vote.)

Truman Benedict Spirit Fridays 2017-2018

May 18, 2017 - Tropical Day (Surf Jam)

May 25, 2017 - Hat and Sunglasses Day    

*Spirit Days are subject to change due to unforeseen events.

Start/Dism. Times

Kindergarten Classes

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri

Early Birds - 7:45 a.m. to 11:38 a.m.

Late Owls - 9:15 a.m. to 1:08 p.m.

Tuesdays

Early Birds & Late Owls: 7:45 a.m. to 11:38 a.m.

Grades 1- 5

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri

7:45 a.m. to 2:05 p.m.

Tuesdays

7:45 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.

Bobcat Spirit Store

Located on campus in Building D, Conference Room #3.

Come by and shop!

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Student Fees

Note to Parents and Guardians:

The Constitution of the State of California requires that we provide a public education to you free of charge. Fees for field trips and excursions in connection with ...more

Grade Level Recycle Program

Benedict Grade Level RECYCLE PROGRAM EVERY Friday MORNING - 07:30 am – 07:50 am

We will be collecting plastic bottles and aluminum cans, that have the CA CRV or CA CASH label on them at a convenient drive-thru drop off location in the parking lot (we cannot recycle any glass containers).

 

Please have the grade level legibly noted on the outside of every bag. Grade level pound totals are tallied by our volunteer recycle team and announced. Don’t forget to bring in your newspapers, too!

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The Capistrano Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: AR 1312.3, BP 1312.3 and BP 5183.

Rich Montgomery, Executive Director, Human Resource Services/Compliance
33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 234-9200

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