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students in courtyard of Canoas

Canoas Elementary has served the community of San José, California for over 60 years. Our team of over 78 employees serve  297 students in grades TK-5.

At Canoas Elementary, parents and staff work together to ensure that each student receives a rigorous and comprehensive education in a safe, caring environment.  All students have the opportunity to think critically, work both independently and collaboratively, take risks, and be creative.  Students are at the core of all decisions and our team is committed to helping students become lifelong learners and preparing them to be the thinkers, leaders, and creators of tomorrow.

Families are encouraged to learn about parent participation opportunities through school committees and school connected organizations. If you want to visit Canoas Elementary, please review our visitor guidelines.

Meet our School Administration and Office teams