Mrs. Van Groningen - Third Grade

Welcome to third grade! My name is Mrs. Van Groningen. Before coming to Central in 2013, I taught 6th and 7th grades at Lakeside Elementary. The past two years I taught a 4/5 combo class. This year, I am excite to be with my little friends in 3rd grade!!!

 In third grade we will be covering the California Common Core State Standards. For more information, please visit The new Science standards are available at

Our daily schedule will be the following:
8:00- 9:40 Math
9:55-12:00 ELA/Social Studies
1:00-1:48 Science
1:48-2:00 Recess
2:00-2:10 Science

Monday - Early out at 1:00pm
Tuesday - PE at 1:45-2:00
Wednesday - PE at 9:55-10:25
                      Music at 12:55-1:25
Friday - Library 8:15-8:45

Feel free to contact me at 924-7797 ext. 2216 or email me at with any questions, thoughts or concerns.

Best wishes for a great year!

Mrs. Van Groningen