Year at a Glance 

18-19 Regular Schedule:
         Transitional Kindergarten
  • Kindergarten (AM):  9:00-1:00
  • Kindergarten (PM):  11:00-3:00
  • 1st-8th Grades:  9:00-3:10
18-19 Minimum Day Schedule
  • Transitional Kindergarten (AM & PM):  9:00 - 12:40
  • 1st-8th Grades:  9:00 - 12:40

Our Vision

Manteca Unified School District, in partnership with the diverse communities, is dedicated to all students achieving their academic and personal potentials.  We are committed to providing a safe environment where quality education establishes the foundation for life-long learning.

Joshua Cowell School is committed to high academic standards focused on student achievement.  We emphasize positive character education for students within a safe and secure learning environment that empowers participation within our diverse community.



Parent Teacher Conferences

Student's dismissed at 12:44 p.m.


Come out and visit the  

"Scholastic Book Fair"

February 25th - March 7th

Joshua Cowell Library


 library fair


If you would like to volunteer please sign-up on our book fair home


Online shopping begins February 20th! Go to our book fair home page

use link to start shopping early! 

(Book Fair Homepage link below)


Parent Connect Facebook promo


Are You Connected?

Learn more about Q Parent Connection

Download the Flyer in English and Spanish!




Contact us:


740 Pestana Ave.
Manteca, CA 95336
Phone (209) 858-7310

Fax (209) 858-7516

Principal: Christie Newman

Vice Principal: Kathrine Francis

Program Coordinator: Elizabeth Oyarzabal

Office Manager:  Darcie Boulter 

Attendance Clerk: Ashley Cutter

Clerical Assistant: Blanca Vasquez

Digital Support Technician:  Tiffany Meyer

 2018.2019 Bell Schedule

CHKS Survey (Spanish)



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