Santa Margarita Elementary School is an educational institution that provides several academic enrichment sessions to students. It is located in Oceanside, Calif., and enrolls more than 500 children in kindergarten through grade five. Established in 1960, the institution also features special education classes for preschoolers. Santa Margarita Elementary School s staff includes classroom teachers and paraprofessionals, as well as a resource specialist. It conducts classes in various subjects, such as English, math, science and social studies. In addition, the institution features an extended-day care program that offers homework assistance and enhances the reading skills of students. Santa Margarita Elementary School provides an instrumental music program, as well as features a gifted and talented education program. Its extracurricular activities include chess, dance, and computer games and activities. The institution additionally has a parent-teacher organization that supports several fundraising activities and events, including Fall Festival. Santa Margarita Elementary School is a part of the Oceanside Unified School District, which governs various elementary, middle and high schools.