Castelar Elementary

Castelar Elementary
2316 South 18th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68108

Phone: (402) 344-7794

Our Principal…

Mrs. Vargas

Calendar of Events


Tuesday, August 15th

Safe Walk to School Night /

Meet the Teacher

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thursday, August 17th

First Day of School, K-5

Monday, August 21st

First Day of ZAP -

Zoo After School Program,

4:05 - 6:00 pm

Tuesday, August 22nd

First Day of Pre-Kindergarten


Monday, September 4th

NO SCHOOL - Labor Day

Thursday, September 7th

Picture Day

Thursday, September 14th

Open House, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Friday, September 15th

NO SCHOOL - Curriculum Day

Monday, September 18th

NO SCHOOL - Teacher TEAM Day

Castelar Soccer

Check here for Game Status: 

All soccer games will be held at Kroc Center fields on 28th and Y Street.

weather Cancelation hotline: 402.905.3588

2017 spring soccer game schedule - Castelar Cardinals - 3rd grade

2017 spring soccer game schedule - Castelar Cardinals Team 1 - 5th grade

2017 spring soccer game schedule - Castelar Cardinals Team 2 - 5th grade

Omaha Public Schools

Every Student. Every Day. Prepared for Success.

Castelar Cardinals ~ Determined to Succeed!

Castelar Elementary is located in the enclave of South Omaha. Its neighborhood and community are rich in cultural diversity. Students are served in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade.  Besides offering the regular elementary curriculum, Castelar Elementary is an English as a Second Language Comprehensive Center and Dual Language School.


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Important Dates

August 15th:
  • Safe Walk to School / Meet the Teacher Night. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • PTO & Dual Language Meeting, 5:30 pm 

​August 17th, K-5 First Day of School, 8:50 am - 4:05 pm

August 21st, First Day of ZAP after school program

August 22nd, First Day for Pre-K Students

September 4th, No School - Labor Day

September 7th, Picture Day

September 14th, Open House, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

September 15 & 18 - No School - Teacher Inservice Days