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Our Knight's Code of Honor: BE KIND! BE SAFE! BE RESPONSIBLE!



What's your talent? Can you sing, dance or play an instrument? The PTA is holding auditions for the Talent show this Wednesday February 17th from 1:30-3:30. Permission slips were sent home this week. Permission slips must be brought in with the student in order to audition.


Also box tops for educations flyers went home this week as well. Please turn them in by Feb 26th. The class with the most box tops wins a pizza party.


January Students of the Month


This month Carmen Dragon recognized students that represented the Character Counts Character Trait of Citzenship. Students were also Kind, Safe, and Responsible! Way to go Knights!


Back Row Left to Right: 


Benton: Michael Godfrey

Hardcastle: Niguel Lumbang

Dobrzensky: Gianni Singharath

Bougere : Ari Williams

Bougere: Amaia Ayalla

Baggett: Isabela Bayle

Wise: Omar Maqsoudi


Middle Row Left to Right:


Burney: Leo Ruiz

Schild: Julia Magallon

Dodds: Sonia Al-Shadud

Deboer: Rasheed Chandumal

Pellatt: Jasmine Morris

Higbee: Anahi Hernandez


Front Row Left to Right:


Ezidro: Latanya Nolen

Deboer: Xiann Saldana

Criqui-Anderson: Emare Suarez

Carroll: Pierre Tyson

Brownell: Malik Ceragioli

Alford: Aldair Lopez




Student Council Turkey Trot


Thanks to Mrs. Dobrzensky, Mr. Ezidro, and Ms. Hardcastle for a fun Turkey Trot! Every student in the school ran one mile, the fastest students raced against Mr. Hemauer. Every participant received a raffle ticket for a free pie and the fastest runner got to pie Mr. Hemauer and won a Thanksgiving dinner!




There was an error in the student handbook. Please be aware the Spring Break dates for the 2015-2016 school year begin on March 25th returning to school Monday April 4th

Police Chief, City Council Member, Probation Officers and Deputy D.A. Talk About Bullying

How To Enroll

If you would like to enroll your student in Carmen Dragon, please stop by the Main Office and pick up a Registration Packet.


If the office is closed, packets may be obtained from the District Offices located at 510 "G" St., Antioch (925-779-7500).


You will need your student's birth certificate, immunization record, and two proofs of residence (lease/rental agreement, utility bills, tax statement, mortgage statement, etc.). You will be asked for a picture ID to confirm identification.


If you are outside of our school's boundaries, you may apply for an intra-district transfer. Please go to your home school to start the process.


If you live outside of Antioch, you will need an inter-district transfer. Please do the following:


1) go to your home district and get a release

2) Go to the District Office located at 510 “G” St. , Antioch (925-779-7500) to obtain an “approval

3) Come to Carmen Dragon with the approval and enroll per the directions above.

Contra Costa County Bullying Prevention Task Force


In March 2013, members of the Coordinating Council decided to form a task force to create a collaborative effort to coordinate and disseminate information, resources, and strategies to address the issue of bullying and cyber-bullying in schools.


  • To clarify a common definition of bullying, and establish guidelines for the effective evaluation of bullying prevention efforts.
  • To identify curriculum, resources, best practices, and other strategies to prevent and address bullying behavior in order to provide appropriate training and intervention for parents, school administrators, teachers and students.
  • To establish an easily accessible central location to house information, materials, and other resources available for school staff and parents.
  • To disseminate information to schools and the public in order to heighten awareness regarding the negative effects, along with prevention strategies, related to bullying and cyber-bullying.

Here is a link to the page:


Mark Hemauer-Principal


Contact Information


Mark Hemauer

Administrative Assistant:

Joanie Burke


Carmen Dragon Elementary School

4721 Vista Grande Dr.

Antioch, CA 94531


(925) 779-7475


(925) 779-7476