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    Please be advised that Madera Elementary School's office will be closed for summer break from Friday, June 18, 2021 to Monday, August 2, 2021. All emails and messages will be answered as soon as possible after August 2. Thank you and have a wonderful summer!

    Madera Elementary School 
    A Civic Leadership Academy

    Madera will develop thoughtful citizens and empower young leaders to become active members in their school, community and government.

    First day of school

    The first day of school is Wednesday, August 11th. Class placements will be available in Aeries on Tuesday, August 10th. There will no longer be a public posting of classes.

    JK/TK, K, and 1st grade Orientation

    Tuesday, August 10th: 10:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on the Small Yard

    Please bring beach/camping chairs for seating. Families and students will be able to meet teachers and see the classroom. 

    Enrollment & School of Choice Resources

    Neighborhood families may pick up  enrollment packets in the office through June 18. 

    The School of Choice online application is now active. Please also call the office to let us know you have applied.

    Virtual School Tour

    **Photos with students were taken pre-Covid-19 from previous school years and the slideshow presents school life under normal conditions. **

    Morning Light@Madera--A video pictorial of our campus.

    Madera: A Day In The Life

    Madera School of Choice Night Video Presentation

    Mrs. Dennert is available for phone conferences to answer any questions as well.


    Summer Office hours

    The office is open through June 18, 2021 from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. The office closes June 23 and will re-open Monday, August 2.

    Recipient of Civic Learning Award of Merit

    Madera Elementary School has earned the California Department of Education Civic Learning Award of Merit for three years in a row! The Civic Learning Award for public schools is co-sponsored by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson and California Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye. They recognize and value the important role of public schools to prepare students to participate in our democracy, and have a partnership to support civic education in California. The awards are designed to celebrate successful efforts to engage students in civic learning and to identify successful models that can be replicated in other schools.

    "When young people discover they can be agents of changes, wonderful things happen.They start to serve in the neighborhoods, learn about public issues, create innovative solutions to tough public challenges and eventually become the voters, community project builders and leaders in our communities and nation. Central to this transformation from spectator to citizen is an understanding of communities and nation. Central to this transformation from spectator to citizen is an understanding of who we are as Americans, our core democratic values, and the roles individuals can play."

    --Alma Powell

    Contact Us

    250 Royal Avenue
    Simi Valley, CA 93065

    Any fax numbers that appear on this site go directly to the district office, not to Madera. Please email Julie Killian at for records requests.

    Amazon Smile Supports Madera

    This link will take you directly to to support the Madera PTA. Once there, you can search in the list of charities for "Madera PTA." It will pull up our account and you can select it as your charity. From then on, anytime you make an Amazon purchase through the link, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the cost of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Madera PTA whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.