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Santiago Charter Middle School Vision

Santiago is a middle school that supports all aspects of a student’s life and ensures each student is engaged in exploratory experiences to further prepare them for college and career readiness.


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Hello Santiago Families! 

All library and textbooks are due by 5/20: Students have received past due notices in their 1st period class. A phone call and email has also been sent to parents, if students still owe books. Contact Mrs. Maude ( with any questions.

8th Grade CA Healthy Youth Act: AB 329 (CA Healthy Youth Act), requires all School Districts to provide sex education curriculum to 8th graders. To opt your student out or to get more information, please see our Friday newsletter. 

8th Grade Promotion Party Permission Slips: All 8th graders received a permission slip to our 8th grade promotion party on June 1st. Permission slips are due in the office no later than next Friday, 5/24. Extra copies of the permission slips are in the office. 

8th grade Promotion Ceremony: Letters are being mailed home to all 8th grade parents with information about our promotion. If you do not receive a copy in the mail, a link to the letter is in our Friday newsletter. 

**If you would like to enter our drawing for a chance to win a reserved parking spot or 5 reserved seats at promotion, please consider donating $10 to Santiago. One ticket is $10, or a donation of $50 will provide your family with 6 chances in our drawing! Donations for tickets can be made in the office (cash or check) or through Santiago's Venmo page (@SantiagoCharterMS). Please be sure to mention your student's name and "Santiago Promotion Fundraiser" in the memo portion. Names will be drawn on Monday or Tuesday of the last week of school. Good luck to all of you and thank you for supporting Santiago!

Please be sure to view our newsletter for additional campus activities.

Have a great week, Santanas!

Santiago Staff



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Hola familias de Santiago:

Puedes hacer click aqui para la más recientes Noticias de Santiago. Si necesita ayuda, llame al 714-997-6366.

¡Que tengas una excelente semana, Santanas! Facultad de Santiago


Santiago Esports Team

Santiago Charter Middle School is now piloting the Esports Pathway Program. Having partnered with NASEF (North American Scholastic Esports Federation) each Team member will strive to master the four domains of Esports and become an Organizer, Strategist, Entrepreneur, and Content Creator.  Santiago’s Esports Instructors uphold the goal of promoting a safe space to competitively play video games as well as allow the students to discover their gifts among the various important roles that exist in the Esports industry.

Santiago Esports

Team Mission Statement: 

Our mission is to provide team building between students that have a common passion for video games. To provide a safe place for students to learn and fail. And to increase their understanding of Esports and the future career paths in this field.


Game. Grow. Learn. Lead.

Advisor:  Mr. Van Smaalen


Electives 2022-2023

Please click on this link to view our commercials highlighting some of our electives!

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Please view our Santana Expectations.



Santiago is a proud partner of the  El Dorado Charter SELPA (Special Education Local Plan Area.)

Many parent resources can be found at the El Dorado County Charter SELPA website:

Governance | El Dorado Charter SELPA

Schools to Watch
2019 Schools to Watch
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
2019 Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Civic Learning Merit Award
2019 P21 21st Century Learning Exemplar
CA Distinguished School Award



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