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Red, Black, & Silver

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Cesar E. Chávez
Elementary School

2400 Walker Road NE
Salem, Oregon 97305

Phone: 503-399-2571
Fax: 503-399-2576

Principal: Mónica Takata
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Office Manager: Leticia Ponce
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​Chávez Elementary School is a kindergarten through fifth-grade school with an enrollment of 550 students. Chávez is a K-5 bilingual program school.

Chávez Elementary opened in 2012 as a Professional Development School.

Chávez partners with universities in the area to prepare teacher candidates for the profession. It has 8 observation classrooms and university professors often come to do observations and help university students make a connection between theory and teaching practice.