Welcome to the 2023-2024 school year! My name is Alice Pacheco, I am the Principal at McKevett Elementary. This is my ninth year with the Santa Paula Unified School District. However, it will be my 19th year serving as a school administrator. I am looking forward to working with the families and students at McKevett.
We are going to have a great year! The staff at McKevett School is committed to the safety and academic achievement of your child. We will be working hard to prepare your children for the future. Together we can make a difference!
Make sure to support your child's education by sending your child to school daily, with proper materials, and dressed for success. Please make sure that your student adheres to the School Dress Code in place.
McKevett School welcomes parents to get involved in the education of their children. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at (805) 933-8910.
At McKevett Elementary, our mission is to foster a nurturing and inclusive learning environment that empowers every student to reach their highest potential. We strive to create a community of learners who are inspired, engaged, and equipped with the knowledge, skills, and character necessary to succeed in an ever-changing world.
We are committed to providing a comprehensive and rigorous education that meets the diverse needs of our students. Through innovative teaching practices, personalized instruction, and a focus on individualized growth, we aim to ignite a lifelong love of learning and empower students to become critical thinkers, problem solvers, and compassionate contributors to society.
Our dedicated team collaborates to create a safe and supportive atmosphere where every student feels valued, respected, and encouraged to embrace their unique strengths. We promote a culture of kindness, empathy, and respect, fostering positive relationships that enhance social and emotional well-being.
Recognizing the importance of a well-rounded education, we offer visual and performing arts opportunities to promote creativity, curiosity, critical thinking, and collaboration. We inspire our students to explore their passions and develop the skills necessary for success in the 21st century.
We actively engage parents and families as partners in the educational journey, recognizing their vital role in supporting student achievement. Through open communication and involvement, we create a strong home-school connection that nurtures student success and overall well-being.
At McKevett Elementary, we are dedicated to empowering each child to become a responsible, resilient, and compassionate global citizen. By fostering a love of learning, embracing diversity, and cultivating a strong sense of community, we prepare our students to excel academically and contribute positively to a diverse and ever-changing world.
Together, we strive for excellence, celebrate achievements, and inspire lifelong learning.