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1480 Linden Avenue
Carpinteria, CA 93013

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(805) 684-4141
(805) 684-3384
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January 28, 2013
Canalino is such a great school and my 3rd grader has been there since Kindergarten. The teachers are amazing and dedicated to each student. The principal is energetic and open to parent suggestions! The parent group (Parents for Canalino) has added incredible new programs this year including Star Education (StarNova) Afterschool enrichment including science, "rockstar" gymnastics, cooking and more! The PFC has earmarked funds for Science assemblies, family fun nights etc.Canalino also sponsors the Annual Holiday Lights Trolley Tour which is a fun community event as well as school fundraiser. We love Canalino and would recommend to those willing to be involved and embrace the students and teachers that make this school (and Carpinteria) so amazing!

- submitted by a parent

September 21, 2012
Parent group only has about 7 parents that do everything. So sad when the school has close to 500 students.

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November 11, 2009
I'm continually blown away by the teachers at Canalino. To me, these teachers make the school a real gem in the heart of Carpinteria.

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June 26, 2008
We had the best kindergarden experience with Mrs. Munizich. She far exceeded our expectations. Thank you for such a wonderful first year school experience for our daughter.

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April 01, 2008
Excellant leadership-supportive teachers with a wide variety of activities-It is very connected to the community

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September 05, 2006
Canalino School is a K-6th school with dedicated teachers and staff. It has a newly update computer lab, and fully stocked library. There is an ongoing Arts program that includes music and dance specialists working with K-4th grade. The 5th/6th grade will have ballroom dancing as a part of their PE program. An instrumental music teacher works with 4th-6th grade students. There is excellent parent participation for fundraising and many, many volunteers in the classroom. Teachers work hard to improve achievement for all subgroups, along with well qualified instructional assistants in each classroom.

- submitted by a teacher

July 15, 2004
A bare-bones program, with no p.e., music or arts classes. Computer class is the only frill. We took our two children out of the school and they now attend a charter school which is 20+ miles away. Not a good situation for people who live in Carpinteria.

- submitted by a parent

August 26, 2003
i really love this school .teacher are great and mr.gaery is the funniest and make my girl love to learn with a smile.lancet one of a kind .bigham teaches beyond her duty one to one .mendoza hard as nail( but gets the job done and kids learn

- submitted by a parent
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Canalino Elementary School
1480 Linden Avenue, Carpinteria, CA  93013
(805) 684-4141
Last modified Canalino Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Canalino Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top