Castelar Elementary

Castelar Elementary
2316 South 18th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68108

Phone: (531) 299-1160

Fax: (531) 299-1168

Our Principal…

Mrs. Vargas

Calendar of Events


Sept. 28th 

PTO Meeting; 4:25


Oct. 12th

Campus Clean Up; 4:30 - 6:00


Oct. 12th

Castelar Chat; 9:00 - 9:45


Oct. 18th

No Pre-K classes


Oct. 19th 

Family Night; 5:00 - 7:00


Oct. 25th

Report Cards come home

Oct. 26th

PTO Meeting; 4:25

Oct. 31st

Halloween Parade; 2:30


Nov. 2nd

PTO Skate Night




Omaha Public Schools

Every Student. Every Day. Prepared for Success.

Castelar Cardinals ~ Determined to Succeed!

Castelar Elementary is located at 2316 S. 18th Street in the heart of South Omaha. Castelar staff is dedicated in providing quality education to students in Prekindergarten through fifth grade. The school offers English as a Second Language support, a unique K-5 Dual Language Program and a top rated Kids Club/ZAP(Zoo Afterschool Program) before and after school program. Castelar's mission is to inspire lifelong learners in achieving excellence. It is important that the entire school community work together and collaborate to create a strong and safe learning environment. Therefore, the involvement of parents and our community, as part of our team, ensures that each child will achieve both academic and social success.



Did you know that Omaha Public Schools has adjusted their grading scale for the 2017-2018 school year?  Click the link to find out more information: OPS Grading Scale 2017 - 2018