Welcome to Halecrest Elementary!

Halecrest roadrunner mascotHalecrest Elementary is an amazing school that invests in "growing" respectful and responsible young adults. Student progress in social emotional categories and character development is equally important as academics at Halecrest. Halecrest has always believed in developing the whole child. Students are recognized monthly, during a school-wide assembly, for embodying the strengths which promote good citizenship and character. Beyond the school day, students have many opportunities for extra curricular enrichment: Sing n' Speak Spanish, Robotics Club, Heartlight Dance, Academic Chess, 21 different field trip opportunities, DASH, Extended Day Program, Mad Science, Christian Youth Theater (CYT), basketball, soccer, flag football, Mileage Running Club, Safety Patrol, and Student Council. Halecrest has Curriculum Night, Fall Festival, a Multi-Cultural Fair, Literacy Week, family movie nights, Folk Dance Festival, and many other fun events. Halecrest continues to support year-round visual and performing art classes. Student, parent, and community involvement is a priority at Halecrest. We hold parent Workshops throughout the year.

Halcrest school entrance

Our Mission

Halecrest is committed to a balanced educational program that promotes the development of each student's full potential. Our children are self-reliant, confident, and literate. We are eager learners who effectively process, analyze, and assess information. We also encourage problem solving, responsible decision-making, and a lifelong love of learning.

around the district

Associate Principal Mayra Reyes gets tested for COVID-19
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CVESD Safe! Viral Testing Program Serves as Model
Posted on 02/26/2021
Innovative testing and tracing partnership has administered more than 4,500 viral tests and 3,600 antibody tests across our learning community.
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Silver Wing Elementary students are part of an award-winning school.
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Silver Wing, Mueller Charter to be Featured at ‘Best Urban Schools Symposium’
Posted on 02/25/2021
Mueller Charter School and Silver Wing Elementary are being featured at the 2021 America’s Best Urban Schools Symposium
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A Celebration of Black History Month
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A Celebration of Black History Month
Posted on 02/01/2021
Throughout February, a multimedia campaign will give voice to various segments of our learning community about Black History Month.
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Wear Red on February 5 to support women's health and heart month.
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Be Heart Smart, Go Red for Women on Feb. 5!
Posted on 01/29/2021
“Go Red!” on Friday, February 5 to honor heart month and women’s health.
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Vaccine
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Health-Focused Employees Offered COVID-19 Vaccine
Posted on 01/15/2021
Nearly 150 Chula Vista Elementary School District employees have been notified of immediate eligibility to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. This effort t
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Kids Enjoying Distance Learning Activity
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CVESD’s 'Station' Experiences Pivoted to Virtual Events after Pandemic
Posted on 12/18/2020
From dissecting a squid to building a solar tower, students in the Chula Vista Elementary School District explore exciting science, technology, engine
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Rhoda Murillo Library Media Technician
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Curbside Book Service Supports Students’ Love of Reading
Posted on 10/16/2020
What’s a school library to do when schools are closed to in-person instruction because of the pandemic?
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Military Family
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CVESD Awarded Nearly $900,000 Grant by Department of Defense Program for Military Dependents
Posted on 10/13/2020
The Chula Vista Elementary School District is excited to announce its recent award of a nearly $900,000 grant from the Department of Defense Education
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'Wellness Champions' Fit to Be Honored
Posted on 09/15/2020
The Board of Education recently recognized its “District Wellness Champions” for 2019-20, which are individuals or schools that have worked diligently
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