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Welcome to the Mariners Elementary School Foundation website.

The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 1999 for the sole purpose of raising funds to support the quality education at Mariners Elementary School. We are guided by an all-volunteer group of parents, faculty and staff and enjoy a broad base of support from the local community. Learn more.

MESF provides funding for school programs & activities that would otherwise not be available to Mariners students. Current programs include:

Funds science program through enrichment programs and teacher aides
Science lab and lesson materials
Full time music teacher for grades 4-6
Part time music teacher for K-3
Six teacher aides for grades 4, 5 & 6
Three teacher aides which enable extended day Kindergarten
A computer lab for technology K-6
Networked computers for each classroom for curriculum integration and accelerated math and reading programs
Numerous facility improvements
… and much more


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Friday, 5 February 2016

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Pledge Drive – Donate Today!

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Please join us in our annual Pledge Drive for the 2015-2016 school year!  Our goal is 100% participation!  See how important your donations are…

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Next Foundation Meeting

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

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Save the Date – 2016 Artwalk!

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

The Mariners Elementary School Foundation’s Annual Artwalk will be held on May 14th at The Museum from 7-10 pm. (The Museum is a part of the Boathouse Collective, located across the street  at 729 Farad Street in Costa Mesa.)  Mark your calendars and be sure to attend!


Thursday, 12 November 2015

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