Military Families

Please visit our Military Resource Table in the front office for pamphlets, brochures, and community contacts that may be helpful to you and your family!


Welcome to our home for resources in support of our military families at Salt Creek.

If you are a new family moving into the Salt Creek area – WELCOME!  You will enjoy our school and community!  We have a wonderful Parent Teacher Group (PTG), lots of parent engagement, a variety of after school programs, and about 30% of our students participate in the Spanish Dual Immersion Program. Salt Creek is one of the larger schools in the Chula Vista Elementary School District with an average enrollment of about 940 students K-6th grade.   Our registration process for the 2018-2019 school year began in February, and although we are hopeful to accommodate all of our resident students, some grade levels may already be full.  We take registrations in the order in which they are received, and for any families registering later, we do inform you of the possibility of being overflowed to a nearby school until space becomes available.  In the event that this happens to any families, the district provides free transportation.  To prevent having to overflow our own resident students, we are not taking new Zone Transfers this year.  We hope to make your transition to Salt Creek a smooth one!  Please contact the school office at (619) 397-5494 or contact me, the school principal, Lalaine Perez at for more information!

We are excited to have our Military Families Support Program to assist families transitioning into our school community, as well as provide support throughout the school year.  Funded through a grant through the Department of Defense, teams from seven CVESD schools received training and resources from the Military Child Education Coalition. Your Military Families Support Team is:

Lalaine Perez, Principal –

Vanessa Valdivia, School Secretary –

Emma Williams, Attendance/Health Secretary –

Gayle Doddridge, KIDCO Support Staff –

Mary Mendoza, 6th Dual Immersion

In addition, we have a student Ambassadors Program, where a team of responsible 6th grade leaders greet and give your child a tour of Salt Creek on their first day of school, and follow up with your child on their transition one week later.

Please feel free to speak to any one of us to find out more!


In addition, visit the Sesame Street website, where you can view videos with your youngest children on topics such as deployment and homecoming through their Sesame Street for Military Families Resource Page.




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