Sunset Ranch Elementary

Phone: (916) 624-2048 | Fax: (916) 624-2351

Welcome to Sunset Ranch Elementary!

Family Fun Night: October 1st

Calling all Coyote Families!!! We will be hosting a Family Fun Night on Wednesday, October 1st from 5:30-7:30pm. All festivities will take place in the Library/ Quad area. 

You will have the opportunity to check out the Book Fair, buy spirit wear and enjoy LIVE entertainment. There will also be tile painting that night so you can buy and paint your tile and make you mark on the school! (All tiles will be permanently installed in the amphitheater.) A great way to get in on this for FREE is to purchase a PTC Membership option that includes this.

We will also have a BBQ  meal available for purchase. Meal will include a hot dog, chips & a drink all for $3

Fall Book Fair is HERE!

The whole school is excited about our  Book Fair. An amazing selection of books is finally here and at the Book Fair you will find the latest and greatest for the whole family. In order to make this Book Fair an amazing event and School Fundraiser we NEED your help! If you are able to volunteer please click HERE  or visit Mrs. Rath or Bigley in the lIbrary.

See you at the Book Fair! 
Mrs. Rath & Mrs. Bigley

Fall Carnival: October 10th

We are beyond excited for our 5th Annual Fall Carnival & Parade. Our festivities will take place on October 10th from 5:00pm - 8:00pm. We will start with our Parade at Bolton Park so remember to wear you costume! Come back to the school for a night of family, friends and lots of FUN!!! We will a photo booth area, food vendors, games, a haunted house and much much more.

You can Pre-Order you wristbands and food tickets using the pre-order form or through the PTC website or app. We will also have CASH food vendors on site for your convenience.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Rocklin Harvest 5k Run- October 18th

The Rocklin Harvest Run is the first annual Rocklin Unified School District fundraiser in conjunction with William Jessup University where families, friends and neighbors pledge money to support our students.   All participants will run (or jog, walk, skip, etc.) a complete 5k starting at William Jessup University and on to the streets of Sunset & Stanford Ranch. The event is on Saturday, October 18th.There are many opportunities to help out with this event before, during, and after! Please check for more information. Also like us on !  

We will need over 100 volunteers and all student volunteers will receive a T-shirt and community service credits.  If you are a Middle School, or High School student, this is a wonderful opportunity to each Community Hours.

Red Ribbon Week: 10/27 - 10/31

Let's get excited about our upcoming Red Ribbon Week! This year Red Ribbon Week will be October 27th- October 31st. There will be certain dress up days to help make everyone aware of what Red Ribbon week is and we hope you can all participate.

Monday 10/27- Red Ribbon week will be introduced Red Ribbon Week in class. Each student will get a sticker to wear that day.

Tuesday 10/28“Saying no to drugs and alcohol is NO SWEAT!” Students wear sweats.

Wednesday 10/29Wear as much red clothing as possible.

Thursday 10/30- “Too professional to do drugs” Students wear ties.

Friday 10/31-“Sock it to drugs because you are too bright to do drugs!” Students wear crazy socks and neon clothing.


Sunset Ranch is a STEAMS School

Please read about what we have been working on and plan to implement next year. We have been working hard to come up with ways to show how our students here are using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math and Service Learning to facilitate learning in the classroom. This program is called STEAMS. It is still a work in progress but we wanted to show you what we have so far. We are excited to have a great group of staff members and students who are constantly trying to achieve more and make our students the best in the country!

To view our current documents associated with this program please click below...

Science    Technology    Engineering    Art     Math     Service Learning


Click HERE to find out more information about how you can purchase items such as customized labels. If you purchase from this site 20% proceeds will be donated to Sunset Ranch.

There is NO deadline for this fundraiser so order often!

 We will be collecting used electronics to help raise funds for our school. The electronics that can be recycled her include: Inkjet and Laser Printer Cartridges, Cell Phones, GPS Devices, iPods, DVD's, PDA's, Video Games and Consoles, Digital Cameras, and Laptops.

Please bring these items  to the Office, Library or Computer lab during the school year.
NO older computer systems & printer will be accepted at this time.
Turn Trash into Cash for Sunset Ranch.Box Top collection is in full swing for Fall 2014.  Come back soon for news about the Fall Box Top contest. Buy your favorite Box Top products, cut out the Box Top from each package, and send the Box Tops to school with your child.  

Sunset Ranch will earn $.10 for every Box Top we collect.
Don't forget that we are doing e-script here at Sunset Ranch. Please visit and register the credit cards you use most often. All you will need is our school ID # 500029566 to complete the registration process. That's it! With these registered cards you will be earning our school money for doing what you already do!

click HERE to register your cards today!
Please click HERE to find out more information about how you can purchase items such as magazines, stoneware, address signs, custom plaques, elegant jewelry, collegiate products and more. If you purchase from this site part of the proceeds will be donated to Sunset Ranch.

Click HERE to view the flyer for this fundraising opportunity.

Please Read!!!

We have all heard and seen the effects of the King Fire in our local area.  If your students would like to make cards for the firefighters, please place them in Mrs. Nottoli's box or send them to room 4 by October 2nd.  In addition, if families from your class would like to make or purchase baked goods or donate bags of candy they may be dropped off to room 4 on Thursday, October 2nd.  I will make sure that the goods are delivered to the men and women battling these fires.  Participation in this project is completely optional.  Thank you!


Sunset Ranch Elementary School is proud to work with Catta Verdera Country Club in a joint venture to raise funds in support of  school programs throughout the Rocklin Unified School District. The Tournament will take place on Monday, November 10th. Our goal is to raise $10,000 this year.  The proceeds will go back to support our eleven elementary school golf  programs, to improve our technology at Sunset Ranch Elementary School and to enhance our Art Docent Parent Program.  Your support and donations are greatly appreciated.

For Parents

Their will be a special opportunity for parents to attend a training on The Nurtured Heart Approach. (NHA) This is an amazing set of strategies developed specifically for children with challenging behaviors. This course lasts 6 weeks and will require an RSVP by October 13, 2014.
Click HERE for additional information.

After School

Looking for after school clubs for your son or daughter for the upcoming school year?!? Our amazing PTC will be posting an updated flyer once we are back in session. Please fell free to browse the PTC page for updated information. Their page can be accessed by clicking on the link labeled "PTC" on the top navigation bar.

Community Info

Are you interested in finding out information on health, mental wellness, services for children, health related legislation, new stories or a community calendar? We have been in contact with Placer Network for Care and they have provided us with some resources we would like to make available for your use.

Please click HERE to access this material


A Special Thank You to all of the local business and families  that have helped our school by  to donating items or funds! Please visit our "Business Partners" page to see the local businesses who made contributions to our school in the past. Please contact Rolinda Christman in the front office if you would like to donate anything to our school. (