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Truman Benedict Elementary School

Capistrano Unified School District

Contact us: (949) 498-6617

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Jog-a-thon

The Jog-a-thon was a huge success, and so much fun! Almost $50,000 raised for PTA. Thank you students, parents, friends, and families! 

Mr. Benedict

MEET MR. BENEDICT 
January 8, 1923, to May 23, 2012

  • World War II P-38 pilot
  • Prominent educator
  • Former Superintendent of Capistrano Unified School District
  • Former Mayor of San Clemente

For more than a half-century, Truman Benedict dedicated himself to educational and community improvement during the most explosive period of growth in Southern California's history.

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What is Positive Behavior Interventions & Support (PBIS)?

Click here for the Bobcat Code, Behavior Matrix and Parents' Guide.

Benedict/BAMS BLUE RIBBON WEEK

February 10-13, 2020

Theme: #cancelbullying

  • Monday 2/10: Favorite Sweatshirt/Sweater Day: “Wear your favorite sweatshirt or sweater and give yourself a hug today!”
  • Tuesday 2/11: Pajama Day: “Put bullying to bed and wear jammies today!” Blue Ribbon Assemblies at Truman Benedict today.
  • Wednesday 2/12: Wear Blue/Spirit Wear Day: “Stand together and wear blue or spirit wear” to honor those students whose lives have been lost to bullying.
  • Thursday 2/13: Pink/Red/Black/White Day: “Dress like the Queen of Hearts today and decree to CANCEL BULLYING!!”
  • Friday 2/14: No School today!!: Happy President’s Day Weekend!!
ABSENT/SICK LINE

If your child is absent please call the 24-hour Sick Line at 949-498-8731

Tardy?

  • What constitutes a tardy? If the child is not in line on the blacktop OR in the classroom by 7:45. 
  • What do you do if you are tardy? Get a tardy slip from the office.  Parents must accompany their child to the office to get the slip. 

The class with the least amount of tardies for the week gets one of the monkeys, Bingo or Bongo!

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Our Mission
Say Something

Say Something Anonymous Reporting System allows you to submit secure & anonymous safety concerns to help identify and intervene upon at-risk individuals BEFORE they hurt themselves or others.

Say Something Campaign

Bobcat Spirit Store

Located on campus in Building D,
Conference Room #3.

Come by and shop!

Bobcat

YMCA PE Program

On behalf of the YMCA of Orange County, my staff and I are thrilled to bring our Physical Education Program to the students of Truman Benedict Elementary School!

Visit here for more information.

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