A Heart for Children

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!

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Districtwide Announcements:

LMSV We Got This

We invite you to watch this special video from our teachers to their students.


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SmartSteps Preschool Registration

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Wondering What’s Next For Your Child Under 5?

Learn more about what Early Childhood Education programs La Mesa Spring Valley Schools has to offer.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 3:00pm
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 11:30am
Friday, February 5, 2021 at 2:30pm
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 4:00pm

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LMSV Hiring Substitute Teachers

LMSV is hiring for substitute teachers and we've increased our daily and long term rates of pay.

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Now Hiring for Paraprofessionals, Campus Attendants and ESS Support Staff

LMSV is seeking caring people with a heart for children in the roles of paraprofessional, campus attendant and ESS support staff. 

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Upcoming Parent Education Events

The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District is pleased to offer parent education events on various topics to help support our families.  These events are currently being offered virtually via Zoom.  

We have various content areas available and will be adding additional topics based on feedback and interests of our families.  We would be honored to have you join us!

You'll Love It Here!

  • Award-winning, tuition-free neighborhood schools
  • All-day kindergarten offered at all schools
  • Engaging before and after school care offered at all schools
  • Exemplary staff dedicated to educating, supporting, and nurturing ALL children
  • Innovative educational programs and academies including:
    • Arts and Music
    • Dual Language Immersion and Acquisition
    • International Baccalaureate
    • No Excuses University
    • Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics (STEAM)
  • World-class physical education facilities

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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.  

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Homelessness and Your Child’s Education

Homelessness should not affect your child's education.

District Spotlight

Academy Program Offerings Dazzle with Music at Spring Valley Academy

Enjoy this video about amazing students at Spring Valley Academy, an International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme School.  Academy enrollment is now open until December 2.


Academy Programs in LMSV Engage Unique Gifts of Each Child

Enjoy this video about student artists and performances at LMAAC. Academy enrollment is now open until December 2.


Extended School Services in LMSV Rocks!

Extended School Services (ESS) provides students an outstanding childcare experience before and after school. Students get homework help, engage in games, projects and field trips. ESS provides grants for families who qualify and low cost options.


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