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DCJESD Launches Mobile App for parents and community
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As part of our commitment to connection, the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District has developed the Dry Creek Mobile App with our community in mind.

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Posted by: Karen Cram
Published: 10/3/14

Note from Principal


Welcome to our Coyote Ridge website.  There are many resources available to our families on the links to the left and top.  As a reminder, you can click on Howler Newsletter for the latest monthly newsletter.


If you would like to be added to our family email distribution list or suggest improvements to our website, please contact us at

Julie Herrmann, Principal

Important Dates



1 Raven Testing for GATE (Room A8), 2:45-3:45 PM
3 PTA Bingo, 5:30-8:15 PM
6 PTA Skate Night at Roller King, 6-8:00 PM

International Walk-to-School Day

Vision Screening, Grades K & 3

PTA Yoga and Wellness Night, 7:00 PM

10 English Learners' Parent Meeting, 8-9:00 AM

Parent Online Conference Scheduler Open Window

Directions ESPANOL

13 Recognition Assemblies ~ Respect/Fairness
14 PTA Executive Board Meeting, 7:00 PM

Book Exchange

PTA Fall Harvest 5-8:00 PM

Trunk or Treat

21 School Site Council Meeting, 3:00 PM
22 PTA Yogurt Time Flier Night, 12:00-9:00 PM

Grandparent's Day at the Book Fair

End of Trimester 1


Book Fair

Parent Conference Week

Minimum Days, Grades 1-5


PowerSchool Parent Portal Now Online for 4th - 8th grade (Kindergarten - 3rd Grade to be Available Mid-September)

Because information is key to parent involvement, and parent involvement is critical to student success, all Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District (DCJESD) Schools offer parents access to ...more

2014-15 School Hours

Grade  Mondays        Tuesdays - Fridays             Minimum Days               
TK/K AM     8:00-11:25 8:00-11:25 8:00-11:25
TK/K PM 10:20-1:45 11:16-2:41 8:00-11:25
1st-5th 8:30-1:45 8:30-2:41 8:30-12:45


GATE Academy

GATE Academy

A Unique Opportunity for Our Students.

Transitional Kindergarten

tk3.jpgSuccess for your child
Teachers who inspire
Innovative programGive your child THE BEST advantage! To find out more, call us at (916) 770-8855. To be eligible to start school August 2014 *Child must turn 5 years old between July 1, 2014 and December 2, 2014.

Click here for more information


Activity Calendar

Today: 10/23/14

Coyote Ridge Vision

"Coyote Ridge is a school with a positive, caring environment that promotes successful life-long learning, where everyone is valued.  Through our commitment to excellence, we hold high academic expectations for all students, while optimizing resources to provide enrichment opportunities.   With the belief in strong community partnerships, we are dedicated to building assets in students while strengthening the bridge between school, home, and community."