Welcome to Ivey Ranch Elementary School
Mr. Dieter Swank, Principal
Mrs. Lorrah Hogue, SBRT
Mrs. Linda Jones, Administrative Secretary
Health Office: (760) 966-4821
Para preguntas o mayor informacion en espanol contacte a Sr. Dieter Swank email
Superintendent’s Vision Statement
“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."
Join Us For Running Club Every M,W,F Morning!
Volunteers collect aluminum cans and plastic bottles (no glass, cardboard or milk jugs) at the back gate and at the top of the drop-off driveway from 8:30 - 9:00. Items should be bagged in plastic bags.
Ivey Ranch Parent/Student Handbook 2015-2016
Click the following link for information on Ivey Ranch's rules, expectations, and policies: Ivey's Handbook
OUSD 2015-16 Student/Parent Handbook
Key of the Month
Each month of the school year, the Oceanside Unified School District will focus on one of the 8 Keys of Excellence district-wide. Students and staff will utilize the monthly key in their academic and professional pursuits.
The 8 Keys of Excellence are part of a character-driven curriculum designed to create a common language between students, staff and parents. The 8 Keys were developed by Quantum Learning, a research-based educational organization working to enhance student behavior and teacher excellence. OUSD is proud to partner with QLN in our efforts to enhance character education will all students and staff.
Annual Bond Report
Since the passing of Proposition H in June 2008, the Oceanside Unified School District has used funds from the $195 million bond measure to rebuild seven new schools, as well as refurbish the ...more
The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.
Click "wellness" to learn more about healthy living!
Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child ...more
SAFETY AND SECURITY INFORMATIONAL NOTICE
NOON DUTIES NEEDED
Ivey Ranch is looking for two to three people to fill out our noon duty and crossing guard staff. If you are interested in this paid position, please contact Principal Swank for additional information. We are very flexible and can work around most schedules.
Upcoming Events at Ivey Ranch
We have a lot of exciting activities planned throughout the last few days of school!
Please note that Thursday, June 2nd is the last day of school and
all grades will dismiss on June 2nd at 1:05pm.
Here is a list of the events that are scheduled during our last week of school:
Monday, May 30th – No School for the Memorial Day holiday
Tuesday, May 31st – 5th Graders to the Wave All Day
1st Grade Field Day 1:30 pm
3rd Grade Ice Cream Social at 2:00 pm
Wednesday, June 1st – All grades dismiss at 1:05 pm
Third Grade Castle Building at 9:00 am
5th Grade Promotion at 10 am
Thursday, June 2nd – All grades dismiss at 1:05 pm
Kindergarten Promotion at 9:15 am
3rd Grade Egg Drop at 9:15 am
NEW STUDENT & KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR 2016-2017
THE REGISTRATION WINDOW IS APRIL 25, 2016 – MAY 27, 2016
M, T, TH, F 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
In order to enroll in Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year, Senate Bill 1381 requires that a child must have his/her fifth birthday on or before September 1, 2016.
The following documents must be submitted at the time of registration in order to complete the process.
Ivey Ranch Elementary Uniform Policy: White or navy shirt or blouse with long or short sleeves and a collar, navy blue or khaki pants, shorts, skirt, skort, or jumper. All students must wear closed-toe shoes. For Spirit Days (Fridays) students may wear jeans and their Ivey Ranch Spirit T-shirt available for purchase from the Ivey Ranch PTO.
KINDERGARTEN CLASS TIMES
AM SESSION 8:55 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. M, T, TH, F (Wednesday 8:55 a.m.-1:05 p.m.)
PM SESSION 12:15 p.m. – 3:35 p.m. M, T, TH, F (Wednesday 8:55 a.m.-1:05 p.m.)
THERE IS NO GUARANTEE AS TO THE PLACEMENT OF YOUR CHILD IN AN AM OR PM SESSION
SCHOOL BEGINS MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2016
Safety First, Convenience Second!
Procedures for drop off and dismissal:
Thanks again for your help in making the Ivey Ranch family so great!
Open Enrollment School of Choice (SOC) For the 2016-17 School Year Green Zone: January 4, 2016 – March 31, 2016
The Oceanside Unified School District Board of Education maintains its commitment to provide educational choices to families to meet the diverse needs of all students. The district’s Open Enrollment School of Choice (SOC) Policy (5116.1) is regulated by space availability.
The following schools are capped for the 2016-17 school year due to enrollment being at capacity: El Camino High School, King Middle School, Ivey Ranch and Foussat Elementary Schools. Only those applicants eligible for priority “C” (sibling), “D” (feeder pattern), or “E” (parent/guardian is an OUSD employee at requested site) will be allowed to apply for these capped schools.
Green Zone applications will only be available at the Educational Support Services Office at 2080 Mission Ave in Oceanside.
For questions or concerns regarding SOC, please contact:
Educational Support Services
Mission 2 $ave on Tuesdays
Ivey Ranch Elementary has been selected to receive a special program for our students called “Mission 2 $ave”. We will be one of just 41 schools across San Diego to be able offer this unique program by Mission Federal Credit Union. Watch this video to see more.
Our students can learn the habit to become savers by bringing in their change each Tuesday morning before school at a special school savings day on campus. Each week that a deposit is made, in any amount, your student will be rewarded with a prize plus your student’s savings account will earn 5% on the first $500 saved.
Begin the enrollment process by completing the attached flyer. Enroll today!
Coyote Lunch Bunch
The Coyote Lunch Bunch honors students of the month for each classroom. Students are treated to a pizza lunch with the Principal. We are so proud of our AWESOME students!
Introducing Ivey's Butterfly Garden
The OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running. Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district.
Find out about the fantastic things happening at Ivey Ranch! Follow us on Twitter @IRaCoyote
School Event Calendar
Uniforms at Ivey Ranch
Ivey Ranch is a uniform school, meaning all children are expected to be in uniform consisting of navy blue or white shirt, and khaki/tan or navy blue bottoms. Friday, classroom Spirit wear ...more
IVEY'S UNIFORM EXCHANGE is open!
Donate your gently used uniforms at in the box inside our school's office. If you need uniforms for this year give our office a call 760-966-4800.
Allergies & Celebrations
Nut allergies, especially peanut allergies, are very common. Students with these allergies cannot ingest or touch nuts. This includes peanut by-products like peanut oil. When these students ingest or ...more
OUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers. Click Ivey Ranch School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.
To learn more ...more
OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination
The local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender ...more
Online Meal Registration
Parents can register their children online for the 2014-15 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs. The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or reduced status may receive meals at no cost. Click Online Meal Registration to get started.
Common Core Parent Information
California is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics. This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the ...more
Want to listen to and read a book with your child at home? Each month, Barnes and Noble showcases an author reading a great children's book. Families love this resource! Online storytelling can be found here.