SCHOOL CLOSURE INFORMATION

All LMSV schools are currently closed. For information about school closures, distance learning, community supports and meals, please click on a link below.

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Welcome

La Mesa Dale is located centrally in La Mesa and is a caring neighborhood school with a rigorous academic program. The team at La Mesa Dale Elementary is committed to fostering a growth mindset, believing with our students that they will soar when they set their minds to a goal and persevere through challenges.

LMD Lions Lead the Way!

Announcements:

La Mesa Dale’s Garden featured by East County Style

Parents, staff, and students work together to make La Mesa Dale's garden a special place for everyone. Click the link below to see the video East County Style created to celebrate La Mesa Dale's beautiful garden.

World Without ______

La Mesa Dale 5th and 6th graders worked together to write and create this important video. Follow along with 5th and 6th grade students here at La Mesa Dale as they dive into an innovative and empowering project titled "World Without _______." Stay tuned for Room 20's podcast launching later this year where students will interview experts on different topics surrounding the idea of conservation and our planet. If you would like to get involved, click the link. "This planet is the only home we know. This world is our legacy."

Important Registration Information

Enrolling at LMD for the 1st time? Important Registration Information - If you started registration online, the enrollment is not complete until the office has received the items that are listed when you create your enrollment account (birth certificate, immunizations, 2 proofs of residence, etc.). Spots are not saved unless you have been to the office in person to turn in listed items.

Huge Potential Savings!

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 also qualify for:

  • FREE before and/or after school care with the Extended School Services (ESS) Program (call 619-644-3800 for more info)
  • Savings on your SDG&E gas and electric rates
  • Lower cost mobile phone plans
  • Reduced fees for Internet service
  • Even potential savings on home computers!

Lions Lead the Way!

  • New! World of Work Empowers Every Child with Unique Strengths, Interests, & Values.
  • Quality PreSchool - 6th Grade Academic Instruction
  • Curriculum for Social/Emotional Education Used in Every Classroom
  • Highly Trained and Professional Special Education Staff PK-6
  • Credentialed Reading Specialist Serving Students in Need of Extra Reading support
  • After school Spanish Enrichment classes. Learn more here.
  • After School Clubs including Heartlight Aerobics, Chess, and Basketball
  • 6am-6pm Childcare Available on Campus Through ESS Program
  • Thriving Community Garden
  • Partnership with Boys & Girls Club Brady Family Clubhouse

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Important Information:

Clothes Needed

Students of all ages have accidents – whether it is a spilled milk or other issues, we can always make use of your gently-used clothes (all types). Donations can go to Ms. Dayna in the Health Office. We particularly needs sizes 4T, 5-6, 7-8, underwear for all sizes,  leggings for girls and elastic waist shorts or pants for boys or adjustable waist bands shorts. No jeans, please.

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 also qualify for FREE before and/or after school care with the Extended School Services (ESS) Program (call 619-644-3800 for more info). Additionally, you can save on your SDG&E gas and electric rates, mobile phone plans, Internet service, and even home computers.

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Military Family Resources

We are so grateful to have the opportunity to work with students (about 20% of our school population) who have one or both parents serving in the military. Whether you're new to the San Diego Area, have been here for a while, or are about to move on, we are here to support you.
Chanin Massaglia works with La Mesa Dale's military families as a School Liaison Officers (SLO). Her primary function is to serve as the conduit between parents, educators and the command so that military-connected children experience a seamless transition during the transfer between schools. She serves as a subject matter expert in education-related issues such as the Interstate Compact for Military Children, Department of Education, local school districts and other educational related organizations. She is always happy to help! Chanin Massaglia, Naval Base San Diego School Liaison Officer, 619-556-9499, Chanin.massaglia@navy.mil

Super Dog Inspires La Mesa Dale

Learn how Sadie the Super Dog helps students Attend, Connect, and Belong.

Stay healthy!

Fight germs by washing your hands regularly. Learn how from this awesome video!

Attendance Matters

Regular attendance is key for your child’s success.

All Visitors Must Sign In

Parents who are scheduled to volunteer on campus are required to sign in at the front office, provide ID, and wear a visitor sticker any time they are on campus. Other adult visitors must make arrangements with the front office to visit our campus. Student visitors are not permitted.

Box Tops

Please save Box Tops and return them to your child’s teacher or beautiful white mailbox in the front office.

District Spotlight

Kindness Challenge at STEAM Academy

Spread the word about kindness at STEAM Academy! STEAM Academy is a grades 4-8 school specializing in science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

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Kindergarten Wisdom

Kindergarten enrollment is now open in LMSV schools. Visit lmsvschools.org to learn about upcoming parent information meetings and options for kindergarten.

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#AttendConnectBelongLMSV at Highlands

Students at Highlands Elementary School engage with teachers, staff and the school principal to feel connected and a sense of belonging.

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