The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. The district prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation or bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital or parental status, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Complaints alleging unlawful discrimination may be filed using the district’s Uniform Complaint Procedures. (BP 0410 BP 1312.3)
Welcome to La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools!
Welcome to La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools, where we have unique and dynamic programs and instructional pathways to engage and inspire all children! La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools is proud to serve our students and families with caring teachers and staff members and innovative instruction. Please look around, learn more about us, and enroll today!
Click below to see videos that spotlight some amazing programs in our District
Free and Reduced Price Student Meals
Did you know that applying for free and reduced-price school meals is easy and confidential for you and your children? What’s more, if you qualify, you can save on your SDG&E gas and electric rates, mobile phone plans, Internet service, and even home computers.
Project LIFT: Helping English Learner Students and Families
Project LIFT (Literacy Inspired by Families & Technology) is a new program at La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools designed to increase the literacy and math skills of struggling English learners. By extending the learning day with take-home iPads and support, we combine the power of family engagement and technology to get students and families excited about building their English skills. To see how Project LIFT helps make literacy and math a family affair, click here.
New approach to special education aims to have “significant impact on learning”
When the La Mesa-Spring Valley School District embraced a new approach to special education three years ago, some insight from Temple Grandin, the famed professor and animal behavioral expert who has autism, was taken to heart: “There needs to be a lot more emphasis on what a child can do instead of what he cannot do.” To read more about this approach, click here.
Students show amazing progress in Summer School English Learner program
A program piloted by the District over the summer has given students new to the United States a jump start on learning. After just one month in the immersion program, students gained an average half-year growth in reading and math. To read more about this program, click here.
Transitional Kindergarten (TK) is the first year of a two-year kindergarten experience offering children a developmentally appropriate curriculum taught by credentialed teachers to ensure students enter kindergarten with the academic, social and emotional skills needed for success.
Transitional Kindergarten Information Sheet - English
Información sobre Kindergarten Transicional - Español