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Welcome to Coleman!

Home of the Tigers!


Meet the Principal

Principal Scott Carson is serving his first year as Coleman Principal. He comes to Coleman after years of experience as both a teacher and administrator. Most recently, Mr. Carson was ...more

Today: 8/20/14

Coleman Mission Statement

The School Site Council, parents, staff and students at Coleman Elementary School are dedicated to the belief that Coleman School can offer an excellent learning opportunity for each and every student. We are firm in our understanding that every child's learning style can be accommodated, every child's talents cultivated and each child's challenges addressed and resolved. The comprehensive program at Coleman is designed to meet the individual needs and learning styles of all its students through full access to and participation in a rigorous core curriculum.


We are the tigers,

the mighty Coleman Tigers.

We’re going change the world

Because we’re readers

and we’re writers.

We’re here to work hard.

We’ll be safe in the yard.

We’re going to try our best.

We’re going to pass the test.

We’re going to help a friend.

We’ll be tigers to the end.

We are the tigers,

the mighty Coleman Tigers.

We’re going to change the world

Because we’re readers

and we’re writers.


Line to Report Student Absences

485-2420 ext. 3

Upcoming Events

August        12        School Office Re-Opens

                   19        Jump Start Day, 3:00 -6:00 p.m

                               Class lists available

                   20        Kindergarten Orientation, 11:30-12:30

                   21        First Day of School

                               Principal Coffee Chat, 9:00 a.m.

                   22        K-1 Picnic @ Gerstle Park, 5:30 p.m.

                   25        PTO Board Mtg.

                   27        Ice Cream Social/PTO Assoc. Mtg., 6:00 p.m.

September   1        Labor Day - No School

                     5        SSC Mtg., 7:45 a.m.

                     8        Block Schedule Starts

                     9        Picture Day

                    17       Back-to-School Night (Adults Only)





Jump Start Day

Please join us next Tuesday 8/19 from 3:00 to 6:00pm for Jump Start Day!


At Jump Start Day you will be able to:


- Learn who your child's teacher will be for the school year

- Pick up pre-ordered school supplies

- Reconnect with Coleman Families


Popcorn and Lemonade will be available Free of Charge and children are encouraged to come with you and have a play date on the play ground! Children must be accompanied by an adult for this event, no drop off. 


IMPORTANT: Before we can tell you who your child's teacher is, we need to collect your completed emergency card for each child attending Coleman. We will have emergency cards available to fill out there.


We look forward to seeing you all next week! Welcome back!

Child Care at Coleman School

Conveniently locatad on site, the City of San Rafael offers state-licensed, year-round childcare to children in Kindergarten through 5th grade. The center provides a safe, enriching and child-centered environment for children. The Coleman Center is Monday through Friday from 1:40 - 6:30 p.m. Part-time and full-time care is offered. For more information please click here or call 415.485.3121.

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