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Welcome to Joe Nightingale Elementary School's website!  I am honored to lead this outstanding school, and to continue working with the staff and community to create an unmatched education for our students. At Joe Nightingale, we believe all children can achieve high levels of learning. We also believe that students perform best when they feel confident about themselves and connected to a positive school environment. We work hard to guide our school toward continued academic success and further foster a supportive learning environment for our students. One reason Joe Nightingale has been successful for many years is due to the strong partnerships shared between the school and the community it serves. We welcome you to explore here to discover the world of learning and creativity that defines our school community. Whether you’re a student, parent, or visitor, we are excited to share with you our educational programs and events. Feel free to navigate through our site to learn more about Joe Nightingale Elementary School!

Kate McInerney, Principal


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Last Day of School - Minimum Day - June 5th

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Lakeview 6th Grade Parent Night & Open House Set for May 30!

REMINDING EVERYONE that Lakeview Junior High School has combined its annual 6th Grade Parent Night with Open House Night this year!! See you on Thursday, May 30!! . . . Read More

Building the Habit of Good School Attendance

September is National School Attendance Awareness Month, and we are  happy to capitalize on this occasion to encourage good school attendance.  Now is the time to build this important habit!! . . . Read More

Your Input Sought for Orcutt USD LCAP

April 3, 2022   Orcutt Union School District students, parents, and staff:   I am writing to ask for a few minutes of your time to give the Orcutt Union School District some valuable input.   As y . . . Read More



Joe Nightingale exists to better the lives and futures of all students, staff, families, and community through proven quality instruction, positive relationships, and engaging experiences.


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See Something? Say Something!

Report a bullying situation, a threat to student safety, or any other non-emergency safety concern.

Information submitted will be sent to the school principal.  This form is anonymous, but you will be given an opportunity to provide your name and contact information if you wish. While this is not a 24/7 monitoring system, we review reports as quickly as possible when school is in session.


Anonymous Reporting Form


Upcoming Events

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