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We are here to serve you!


Nelson Elementary School

14392 Browning Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
Orange County

Monday thru Friday
7:30AM to 4:30PM

Main Tel: 714-730-7536

Phone System

  • Report an Absence: Press 1
  • Hours, Address, Contact Information: Press 2
  • Health Office: Press 3
  • Dial By Name Directory: Press 4
  • Front Office: Press 0
  • For Spanish: Press 9

Front Office

*Nelson's School Office closes for the summer on June 26 and reopens July 27.

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Paula Graham

Office Secretary

Ext: 71100

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Mindy Smith


Attendance Office

To Report an Absence:

  1. Leave a message on the Attendance Line: 714.730.7536
  2. Email our Office Clerk:
  3. Send a written note to the Front Office or Classroom Teacher


Access our online submission form: REPORT AN ABSENCE.

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Jose Mesina

Office Clerk

Ext: 71113

Community Liaison

Fostering an ongoing partnership between the home and the school

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Christine Figueroa

Community Liaison


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Nick Price

AmeriCorps Intern

Health Office

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Patrice Pauley

Health Clerk


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Pam Atkins

School Nurse


Home of the Tigers!

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