Ellen Feickert Elementary School

Elk Grove Unified School District

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Elk Grove Unified Launches Drive-Through Summer Meals Program

EGUSD Summer Meal Program

With the official conclusion of the 2019-2020 school year, the Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) will begin its Summer Meals Program for students during the summer break. The Department of Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) will offer a drive-through and grab-n-go meal service for more families and their children at 25 school sites from June 1 – 26, 2020.

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EGUSD Drive-Through Meal Service

The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) Food & Nutrition Services (FNS) program will provide an opportunity for families to drive through and pick up meals for the children in their family, at a number of school sites. Children must be present in order for meals to be provided. The following schools will provide a lunch for that day and breakfast for the following day. Meals will be served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, in the parking lot or bus lane at each participating school. Please stay in your car and meals will be passed through based on the number of children in the car.

Free Preschool Opportunity – Integrated Preschool

We are looking for typically developing children with good behaviors, appropriate social skills, and sufficient language to be role models for students with special needs in an inclusive preschool setting.


  • There are no income requirements or limitations
  • Students must turn 3 by September 1, 2020 in order to be considered as a participant

Classes will begin the week of September 7, 2020.  Students are placed based on their age. 2-day, 3-day, or 4-day programs will be offered at the following elementary school sites:

  • Arnold Adreani Elementary
  • Edna Batey Elementary
  • Arthur C. Butler Elementary
  • Elitha Donner Elementary
  • Ellen Feickert Elementary
  • Robert J. Fite Elementary
  • Foulks Ranch Elementary
  • Isabelle Jackson Elementary
  • Herman Leimbach Elementary
  • James McKee Elementary
  • Barbara Comstock Morse Elementary
  • Stone Lake Elementary
  • Irene B. West Elementary

Parents must attend one of the following informational meetings in order for their child to be considered for the program. Meetings last approximately 45 minutes and are held at the Trigg Center/District Office at 9510 Elk Grove Florin Road, Elk Grove 95624.

  • Monday, March 16, 2020. 11:15 A.M. District Office Board Room
  • Monday, March 23, 2020. 7:30 A.M. District Office Board Room
  • Monday, March 30, 2020. 3:30 P.M. District Office Room 117

Additional questions?

Email Jennifer Lipsky, Program Specialist (jlipsky@egusd.net) OR

Lisa Byerley, Pre-K Office Assistant (lbyerley@egusd.net)

Global Handwashing Day – October 15

Not only is the cold and flu season upon us, but Global Handwashing Day is also approaching. Handwashing with soap is an easy, effective, and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives.

  • Wash your hand with soap before eating, cooking, or feeding others
  • Make handwashing part of your family routine
  • Help children develop good handwashing habits

Click here to learn more about Global Handwashing Day.

Digital Citizenship Week – October 14-18

The week of October 14-18 is Digital Citizenship Week. We know that student learning is always expanded when schools and families work together. We encourage families to make digital citizenship discussions a priority during #DigCitWeek 2019. This might be a great week, for instance, to commit to device-free dinners. For resources and information on this annual event, please check out a recent post on the District’s Digital Citizenship website: Digital Citizenship 2019 – So Many Possibilities.

You’re Invited to EXPLORE: Map Your Future – Sept. 26 | 5 – 7PM

What will your student be when he or she grows up? Has your child had the opportunity to see a wide variety of the future career options that are available to him or her? Did you know that the Elk Grove Unified School District offers many career-themed academies and pathways? Here’s your chance to find answers to these questions!

Students in 4th through 9th grades are invited to attend EXPLORE: Map Your Future, a family-friendly BBQ event to explore career academy and pathway programs (food is available while supplies last). This school year, Map Your Future will take place on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Elk Grove Regional Park’s Pavilion Center, 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Guests may arrive at any time during the two-hour window.

Also, attendees may reserve a spot on a District school bus if transportation is needed (at least one family member must ride with the student on the bus). The school bus will arrive at the event by 5:00 p.m. and will depart at the conclusion of the event at approximately 7:00 p.m. If interested, please sign up for the bus service by visiting: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdKm2L9dA0XbJoqj3YReJ-xMyQPeITxemDRPGoJYmX_w7mQIQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

If you plan to drive, we encourage you to access parking at the Elk Grove Regional Park through Gate 10.

Want to read more about academy and pathway programs? Please visit: www.EGUSDexplore.com

Download the Event Flyer – English

Download the Event Flyer – Spanish, Hmong, Vietnamese

Partner With Us – Parent LCAP Survey

The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) believes that family and community engagement is a fundamental component to student success and achievement and appreciates your trust and commitment. We ask that you partner with us and share your hopes and dreams for preparing your student to be college, career and life-ready upon graduation.

As we work together to create our Local Control & Accountability Plans (LCAP), we encourage each and every family and community member within the Elk Grove Unified School District to provide us with their valuable input on how best to prioritize funding for programs and services by filling out the Parent LCAP Survey:

2019-2020 Parent Survey – LCAP Needs

LCAP Survey – English
Encuesta LCAP – Español
Ntawv Sojntsuam LCAP – Hmong
Khảo Sát LCAP – Vietnamese

EGUSD Update: Gastrointestinal Illnesses and Requested Preventative Steps

As a result of multiple gastrointestinal illness (GI) outbreaks, presumably norovirus, at infant care centers and schools in six Sacramento County schools, Sacramento County Public Health (SCPH) has asked all district school officials in the county to work closely with them to investigate GI illnesses. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of norovirus in the Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD). Out of an abundance of caution, however, EGUSD does ask that parents monitor their student for any of the flu-like symptoms…

Family Life Education Parent Preview Nights


 Family Life Education Parent Preview Nights



Robert L. Trigg Education Center Board Room

9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Wednesday January 4, 2017

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


Robert L. Trigg Education Center Board Room

9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Thursday, February 2, 2017

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.



Elk Grove Unified School District

Curriculum/Professional Learning

Your school will be offering Family Life Education to 5th and 6th grade students.  In compliance with the California Education Code, Section 51938, you are invited to attend a Parent Preview Night of the Family Life Education Growth and Development video and of the curriculum used in your child’s classroom, which has been approved by the Elk Grove Unified School District Board of Education.

If you have any questions, please contact Raymond Pietersen, Health and Family Life Program Specialist, at 686-7797, ext. 67224.

Back to School Night – August 18, 2016

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Back to School Night

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Primary – Grades K-3

6:00 PM – 6:15 PM  Staff Introductions & Information (MP Room)

6:20 PM – 7:00 PM  Teacher Presentation  (Classrooms)          

 Intermediate – Grades 4-6

7:00 PM – 7:15 PM  Staff Introductions & Information (MP Room)  

7:15 PM – 8:00 PM  Teacher Presentation (Classrooms)

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