Freedom Elementary

Home of the Falcons


Donna Tigrett, Principal 2101 Fine Avenue

Marjorie Clagett, Assistant Principal Modesto, CA 95355

Phone: 209-552-3400

Fax: 209-552-3405

Teresa Rodarte, Office Manager

Rene Zuniga, Staff Secretary

Lisette Haro, Staff Secretary

Attendance Line: 209-552-3403

Attendance Email:

Current Year: School Registration Information

Click on this Peachjar button to see all event flyers

Lunch Menu's

Food Service has gone fully online. They will no longer be providing paper menus. Parents are able to access the menus through the Sylvan website.

There is also an app you can download "My School Menus" which allows you to view the menu directly from your phone.

You can access a printer-friendly menu through our website by following the directions:

  1. Enter our website:
  2. Click "Visit our full website"
  3. Click the "menus" tab and click "click here to view our menus"
  4. Type in your school and pick the menu you would like and click "GO"
  5. Once in the menu click this button


6. This shows all the menus for all the months.

7. Double-click the menu you would like and click the printer button to print

news and announcements

School Hours

AM Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten 8:00 -11:20

PM Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten 10:42- 2:15

Grades 1 - 5 8:00 - 2:15

Every WEDNESDAY Dismissal is 1:25 From 8/22-5/8

TK-K Reg Night 19-20.pdf
Family Reading Night.pdf
Family Reading Night.pdf
Spring Break Notice Peachjar 2019.pdf


3/4-8 Read Across America Week

Monday: Fox in Socks Day, Wear Crazy Socks

Tuesday: The Lorax, Wear Orange and Random act of Kindness

Wednesday: Cat in the Hat Day, Twin Day, dress like a friend

Thursday: Sleep Book: PJ Day, no slippers

Friday: Spirit Wear, red, white and blue

3/5-7 Parent Teacher Conferences - Minimum Days out at 1:25

3/13 STEAM Lottery Selection at 6:30pm-Attendance not required

3/14 STEAM Night 6:30pm

3/14 Parent Advisory Meeting of Special Education Students at D.O. 6-7pm Board Room#2

3/14 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) 6-7:30pm MPR

3/21 Family Reading Night - MPR 6:30-8pm

3/21 PTA Association Meeting 2:30 Room 23

3/22 5th Grade Ads Due $35

3/22 Yearbook Orders Due - $18

3/22 Talent Show Slips Due along with Flash Drive, CD, etc...

3/25-29 Spring Break / School Resumes 4/1


4/1-5 SBAC Practice Testing Week for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders

4/4 Picture Day

4/4 Talent Show Try-outs MPR 2:30-3:30

4/5 3rd grade Field Trip to Gallo Center 8:30-11:30

4/8-10 Bogo Book Fair

4/9-12 SBAC Testing Week for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders/ELA Portion

4/9-5/5 SBAC Make-up Testing for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders

4/15-19 SBAC Testing Week for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders/Math Portion

4/18 Special Advisory Parent Meeting 6-7pm SDR

4/19 Non Student Day-No School

4/26 1st grade Field Trip to Hilmar Cheese 8:15-12:30

4/29-30 CAST Science Testing for 5th grade only

4/30 Modesto Nuts Game 7:00pm

Bell Schedule

7:30 Gates Open/Breakfast - Please do not drop your student (s) off at school prior to 7:30

7:55 First Bell

8:00 Tardy Bell

2:15 Dismissal Bell

Every WEDNESDAY Dismissal is 1:25 From 8/22-5/8

TK & K online Open enrollment for 2019-2020 School Year

Click on this Link to Enroll: 19/20 Pre-Registration

or Enroll at the Sylvan Union School District Website

Located under Parents, Elementary Enrollment tabs

Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Pre-Registration is Now Open


If you have a child who will be 5 years of age between Sept. 2, 2019 and Dec. 2, 2019, please register your child for Transitional Kindergarten on Monday, February 4, 2019 at your attendance area school.


If you have a child who will be 5 years of age on or before Sept. 1, 2019, please register your child for Kindergarten on Monday, February 4, 2019 at your attendance area school.


Complete on-line enrollment by January 30, 2019 to expedite your child's enrollment process at Registration Night on February 4, 2019 at your attendance area school. Some forms will still need to be completed and filled out in paper form. You can access those forms on this web page.

Instructions for Aeries Online Enrollment can be accessed here.

If your child is already attending a Transitional Kindergarten program in Sylvan District, you do NOT need to complete the online enrollment. A letter will be sent home to these families explaining the enrollment process for Kindergarten.

Documents Needed:

  • Original Certified Birth Certificate
  • Immunization record including:
    • Hepatitis B Vaccine
    • Varicella Vaccine (chicken pox) or health-care provider documentation of immunity
  • Proof of physical exam or appointment scheduled for an exam (for enrolling Kindergarten students, exams dated after 3/1/19 also meet the 1st grade physical exam requirement)
  • Proof of residency (2):
    • Current utility bills with parent/guardian name
    • 2nd Verification may include, but not limited to: property tax bill or rental property contract/lease
  • Proof of Oral Health Exam or appointment scheduled

PLEASE NOTE: Enrollment at the attendance area school is determined on a first-come, first-served basis with preference given to families who attend Registration Night on February 4, 2019 and have a sibling attending the same attendance area school in 2019-2020.

2018-2019 School Year

Office hours are from 7:30-4:00 Monday-Friday

School begins on August 8th at 8:00, students can be on campus starting at 7:30

First Day of School

August 8, 2018

Last Day of School

Friday, May 24, 2019