Battles Elementary School welcomes parents and community to the website. On this site you
will find valuable information about our academic achievement, professional staff,
curricular programs, instructional materials, safety procedures, classroom environment,
and the condition of facilities in the Student Accountability Report Card (SARC).
Battles Elementary School provides a warm, stimulating environment where students are
actively involved in learning academics as well as positive values. Students receive a
standards-based, challenging curriculum by a dedicated professional staff based on the
individual needs of the students. Ongoing evaluation of student progress and achievement helps
our educators refine the instructional program so students can achieve academic proficiency.
Intervention programs for struggling students are in place and progress is monitored at regular
Battles School staff members have made a commitment to provide the best educational
program possible for Battles Elementary School's students, and welcome any suggestions or
questions you may have. Together, through hard work, Battles students will be challenged to
reach their maximum potential.
Our mission is to ensure that all students learn by creating a community that focuses on student
learning, by working collaboratively, and holding ourselves accountable for results.
Battles Elementary School is located in the eastern region of Santa Maria and serves students
in grades transitional kindergarten through six. At the beginning of the 2018-19 school year,
854 students were enrolled, including 9.4% in special education, 62.5% qualifying for English
Language Learner support, and 87.1% qualifying for free or reduced-price lunch.
Luz Elena Cortez