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  • Applications will be available online beginning Monday, March 5, 2018 at 6:00 am and must be completed and submitted online by Friday, April 13, 2018 at 9:59 pm. Applications faxed;, e-mailed, mailed, or hand delivered will not be accepted.
  • Friday, March 2 is Dr. Seuss' birthday. Students come dressed as their favorite storybook character for the Storybook Parade at morning assembly. Please no masks or weapon props.
  • We are so happy to have nine CI guest teachers this year to help with our Mandarin program as well as with all the Chinese celebrations we have throughout the year. We are grateful for everything they can teach us about their culture.
  • Even though we are a Mandarin school, we also have Latin roots. Thank you to our parents and principal for all you do for our school.+
  • Join us the first Wednesday of each month for Welcome Wednesday. At 7:50 you will go into your children's classrooms and read with them. After that head to the auditorium for coffee with the principal.
  • For all students new to our Mandarin Magnet Program, the application window is October 2 to November 13, 2017. For personal assistance with your application, contact or visit the Family Welcome and Enrollment Center located at our district headquarters at the Ed Center, 4100 Normal Street, Annex 12, San Diego, 92103. Questions regarding the Choice process may be directed to 619-260-2410. The center is open to the public Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Free and reduced lunch applications will be available online beginning July 7 for the 2017-2018 school year. Remember, you must do an application each year.
  • Our 5th graders will be promoting to 6th grade on Wednesday, June 14, at 10:30 in the auditorium at Barnard. Families are invited to celebrate with them.
  • KInder parents, please join us for your child's kindergarten completion ceremony. Rooms 4 and 5 will be at 8:00 am and rooms 1 and 3 will be at 9:30 on Tuesday, June 13, in the auditorium.
  • Barnard is so proud of Kisha Campbell who was named Health Tech of the year for the Mission Bay Cluster!!