Achieving Excellence

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  • 2018-2019 Local Control Accountability Plan
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Spotlight Stories


  • 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.

    Click Here for the Online Application for Free and Reduced-Price Student Meals

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  • Community Summer Feeding Program 2018

    Free Lunch and Snack Available Monday through Friday at a school or center near you (June 18 - August 3, 2018: 12:00pm - 12:45pm)! All children 18 years and younger are welcome!

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  • Our Commitment to Safety

    Click here for joint communication on our commitment to safety from La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools, Mount Helix Council, Teacher’s Association, CSEA

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Transitional Kindergarten

    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

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  • Homelessness and Your Child's Education

    Homelessness should not affect your child's education. More information

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