Principal Dunn Update - September 18, 2022
Posted on 09/18/2022
  • Buenas tardes, familia de CCE,

    This week is La semana de Adaptabilidad, Adaptability Week, and our students and staff will continue to practice this core-value in class and in our zones around campus. If it rains this week at school, our school systems and schedule are adapted to accommodate for the weather.

    hispanic heritage month

    At CCE students and staff also celebrate and recognize National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept 15-October 15. Seven Latin American countries celebrate their independence September 15th – Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, and Nicaragua, September 16th – Mexico, and September 18th – Chile. Also, Día de la Raza occurs on October 12 within this 30 day period.

    I hope that you SAVE THE DATE for the following celebrations:

  • Thursday, September 22, 3:30 p.m. – CCE NEW MPR Open House and Ribbon Cutting
  • Saturday, October 1, 4:00-6:30 p.m. – CCE Homecoming Celebration of 25 years Spanish Immersion Program at César Chávez Elementary School

Muchas gracias,
Sra. Dunn


¡Gracias por su voto! – 2022-24 CCE School Site Council

Please welcome your newly elected parent community representatives who will serve a 2-year term and alternate.

• Dahlia Garas
• David Silbaugh
• Tamiko Kwak
• Matt Moore
• Stephanie Saunders

You are all welcomed to attend our first meeting held in person in our CCE Library, Room 21 on Wednesday, September 21, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.


September is Suicide Prevention Month
September is a time when we join those around the world to build suicide prevention and to remember loved ones lost to suicide. More information to learn more about support resources are located on the DJUSD Mental Health Resources webpage.


Who is the Climate Committee?
The CCE Climate Committee consists of key campus climate stakeholders including our principal, counselor, teacher representative, DJUSD Climate coordinator, CCE Parent Chair and Co-Chair and invested parents like YOU!

When does the Climate Committee Meet? We meet monthly, every 3rd Tuesday. First Meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2:45p-4:00p, Rm 35

What is the Climate Committee Responsible for? We are an important governing group that helps develop CCE’s core values, CARES for student connectedness, and respect and positive learning environment for all.

Important Dates & Events

Tuesday, September 20
– CCE Climate Committee Meeting, 2:45p-3:45 p.m., Library

Wednesday, September 21 – School Site Council Meeting, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Library

Friday, September 30 – Principal Coffee, 8:30-9:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 1 – CCE Homecoming Celebration, NEW MPR, 4:00-6:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 20 – CCE Picture Day Retake