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Newport El

1327 West Balboa Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Phone: (949) 515-6965
Fax: (949) 515-6831

Principal: Rich Rodriguez

Administrative Assistant:

Debbie Kandel


School Office Hours

Monday - Friday

7:30am - 4:00pm

District News


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New Student Information

Welcome to Newport Elementary...the "Best on the Beach!"


The new NMUSD Welcome Experience is open! Students who are new to the District will be directed there to complete all of the paperwork and other issues in one place. This is a new and unique way to enroll and register students in our schools. The Welcome Experience is located at 2045 Meyer Place in Costa Mesa. and will be open Tuesday through Thursday from 8 – 3, and on Mondays and Fridays from 8-11 by appointment.  The phone number there is (949) 515-6743.


New students who complete the necessary steps at the Welcome Experience will leave there with a packet containing all of the necessary paperwork needed to enroll at the school site. The packet will be sealed with a sticker which should NOT be removed except by our office personnel. Please bring the packet to our front office and Vicky will take care of the rest.


Click here for the specifics!

Volunteering in the Classroom

Click HERE for District Volunteer Registration Info


Please follow these steps to become a classroom/school volunteer:

***Please see your classroom teacher for volunteer opportunities***

1. Volunteer fills out ONLINE FORM - this form is then electronically sent to the Newport El school office.

2. Submit current TB results to Ms. Vicky in the school office. TB test must have been administered within the last 60 days. Your TB test will then be valid for four years.

3. School office submits your registration to the Newport-Mesa Unified School District for Megan's Law clearance. Megan's Law clearance must be completed before volunteering.


Please feel free to call the office at (949) 515-6965 if you have any questions.

Newport El loves our volunteers, we look forward to having our volunteers helping on campus!


"Best on the Beach"

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Check out Australian artist Debbie Neale's custom designed art for Newport El! 

Click here for a coloring page version for your student to color at home.

Build the Habit of Good Attendance Early!



Every student is entitled to a safe school environment free from discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying.

The District's Policy on Bullying can be accessed HERE. Copies are available in every school office.


Students and parents may also report bullying to tipline@nmusd.us or may place an anonymous note in the bullying report box located at each school site.

2015/2016 Calendar Overview

Newport Elementary School Calendar 2016-2017

September 2nd Big Friday 9-11am

September 6th First Day of School

September 9th

Aeries Parent Portal

Please view the links below for information on our new Aeries Parent Portal.


Click here to access the Aeries Parent Portal


Click here for step by step instructions on how to create a new account


Click here for step by step instructions on how to confirm/verify your student's data

THE Newport POINT - School Newsletter

THE Newport POINT - School Newsletter



About The Newport Point The Newport Point is a weekly newsletter of the Newport Elementary School Foundation and PTA. We aim to bring you information about events at the school as well as share news about our fundraising efforts and how we are investing your donations. Above you will find links to socially connect and websites for additional info.

"School Spirit Fridays!"

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Show your Newport El School Spirit by wearing any of your "SPIRIT WEAR" each & every FRIDAY...just one way to show how we are "Best on the Beach"!!

School Accountability Report Cards(SARCs)

Online Flyers

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Today: 10/25/16
12:00 AM Red Ribbon Week
6:00 PM NMUSD Board of Education Meeting

Smarter Balanced Assessments

3rd - 6th graders will be taking the Smarter Balanced Assessments this year during the  weeks of May 18th - June 5th

Check out these helpful links to learn more about the assessments:


General Resources - OCDE

CA Department of Ed - Parent Resources

PTA Parent Resources

Short Video Resources

Practice Tests http://caaspp.org/practice-and-training/index.html



Calendar of Events

School Lunch Prepayments

& Menus

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Non-Discrimination Statement:

The Newport-Mesa Unified School District Governing Board is committed to providing equal opportunity for all individuals in education. District programs, activities, practices, and employment shall be free from discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. This policy applies to all acts related to school activity or school attendance within a school under the jurisdiction of the Superintendent.  Any school employee who witnesses an incident of unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, retaliation, or bullying, shall immediately intervene to stop the incident when it is safe to do so.  Compliance Officer Contact Information: Russell Lee-Sung, Associate Superintendent, Chief Human Resources Officer, 2985 Bear St. Costa Mesa, CA 92626, 714-424-5041