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The Mission of Eugene Padan Elementary School in partnership with families and the community is to prepare all students to make good choices, have a passion for lifelong learning, reach their full potential and contribute to the community in positive and meaningful ways.  Our mission is accomplished by providing a standards-based educational program within an atmosphere of mutual respect.

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We have a video that has been dedicated to us all the way from Antarctica. One of our teacher's Mrs. Pemberton has a sister in law who is working in Antarctica. She has made this video especially for our Padan students. AWESOME! 



Are you interested in working as a Yard Supervisor at Padan Elementary? We'd love to see if you would be a match for our school. We are looking for dedicated personnel who will help our students shine with leadership on our playground and in the cafeteria. If you are interested, please apply at the Vacaville Unified School District at 401 Nut Tree Road. Interviews will be held here at Padan on Wednesday 5/18. Please sign up for an interview time with Karen or Jamie in the front office. Thank you! 


Flyers from nonprofit groups that provide services, programs, and activities which benefit VUSD students and parents are posted on the Community Bulletin Board.  You can view a list of posted flyers by clicking the Bulletin Board List attachment below.  You can also view each individual flyer in the Index of Community Bulletin Board Items box below under Elementary Events, Secondary Events, and Parent/Community Resources.


Wednesday April 27th at 8:45 in the cafeteria. Hope to see you there! 


Please join us from 5:30-8:00 for our Padan Cinco de Mayo Celebration. We will have games, music, and fun. There will be food trucks there to sell traditional Mexican food as well. This event is sponsored by our wonderful Padan Booster Club. Pre-sale tickets for food will be available after school on Friday 4/29 afterschool. 


If you are interested in purchasing a Padan Panther t-shirt, they are available in front of the Padan Office every Friday from 2:30-3:00. Shirts are $12 each. 


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It is now time to register for TK and kindergarten at Padan. You can either come into our office or print up the attachment packet below and fill it out at home and bring it in. We look forward to meeting you and joining our Padan Panther family! 


VUSD has an active Facebook page designed to help parents keep tabs on what's happening around the district. Find out more about programs, news, events and more. Like us at Vacaville Unified School District

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Sierra Vista K-8 school still has space available in all grades for the 2016-2017 school year. The school will offer a small school community environment with a focus on academic rigor and higher education after high school. 

Sierra Vista K-8 is open to all Vacaville students. VUSD hopes to enroll a minimum of twenty 8th grade students to fill a class.

Sierra Vista K-8 enrollment applications may be downloaded here or picked up at Educational Services Center (ESC) at 401 Nut Tree Rd. All packets should be returned to ESC. Enrollment applications will be date stamped and processed in the order in which they are received until school capacity is met.



2016-17 Kindergarten and TK Registration

Registration for transitional kindergarten (TK) and regular kindergarten will begin on Monday, March 7. View details and forms on the VUSD Enrollment Page.

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Today: 5/2/16
11:00 AM Teacher Appreciation Week

School Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Grades 1-3   8:30 a.m.- 2:35 p.m  (Wed. 8:30-1:15 p.m)
Grades 4-6   8:30 a.m.- 2:40 p.m  (Wed. 8:30-1:15 p.m)


AM Kindergarten 8:30 - 11:50 a.m.

Transitional Kindergarten

12:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.


For details see the 

Bell Schedule  page.

Please call the attendance office before 10 a.m. if your child is absent.
Telephone 453-6235 ext 100