School Accountability Report Cards
Single Plan for Student Achievement
Meet the Teachers Staff Contact Info


Bell Schedule


Regular Day

TK & K 8:25am-2:40pm

1st-6th 8:25am-2:45pm


Minimum Day

TK & K 8:25am-1:30pm

1st-6th 8:25am-1:35pm


Please view the documents below for directions on how to access the SBAC practice tests.


SBAC Practice (English)


SBAC Practice (Spanish)

More Important News

It has been wonderful to meet the students and parents of Mary Lou Dieterich Elementary School.  Thank you for introducing your self to me at you arrive to school in the mornings.  


I love that parents and families walk our students to class.  Please remember that when school begins at 8:30, all parents and families are asked to leave campus in order to allow students to begin learning effectively.  



Modesto NUTS Reading Program 


Our kick off assembly will be on March 28 from 1:00-1:30


Click below on the week to learn more about the Go Nuts Reading Logs


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*Every Wednesday is a* *Minimum Day*


Upcoming Events:



    5/16/18  Variety Show Student Performance   

                          9:30-11:00 am 


5/22/18 Awards for TK-5th grade 


TK, Kinder.& 1st Grade 8:45-9:25am 
2nd & 3rd grade 9:30-10:10am 
      4th, 5th & 6th grade 10:15-11:00am

5/23/18 6th Grade Awards 

11:30 am - 12:00    

                   5/24/18 Last Day of School 

                               Minimum Day 


2017-2018 Yearbook 

Please purchase your yearbook for this school year. There is a limited supply to purchase at  $20.00 each cash or checks payable to SUSD 

Si usted no es capaz de leer esto, por favor llame a Paulina Torres al 209-529-9546 ext. 1128 para recibir asistencia

Mission Statement

We, at Mary Lou Dieterich Elementary School, are a collaborative learning community that promotes rigorous academics and thoughtful citizenship to inspire every student towards a successful future of infinite possibilities. Collaborate! Educate! Succeed!


Mary Lou Dieterich Elementary School

2412 Warm Springs Drive Modesto, CA 95350


Fax 209-578-1520

Sarah Gillum, Principal 

Teacher of the Month

Do you know an outstanding teacher who is loved by their students and is making a difference at their school?

Every month during the 2016-2017 school year, our team will be selecting a local teacher to be “Teacher of the Month” for their exceptional contribution to their school and their unyielding sacrifice to their students.

If you would like to see a well deserving teacher receive the “Teacher of the Month” recognition and an amazing gift bag, please fill out the nomination form.




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