Lemon Avenue Elementary serves TK – 6th grade students in the neighborhood of La Mesa. Lemon Avenue Elementary is proud to serve our students and families with caring teachers and staff members and innovative instruction. It’s a great year to be a Lemon Leopard!  Enroll today! 

Districtwide Announcements:

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Learn About Proposed Grade Span Changes

We have put together an FAQ page on the proposed grade span changes in LMSV. Click here to learn more.

School Staff

Employment Information

Do you have a heart for children? Join our team!

Why You'll Love Lemon Avenue

  • Near the Heart of Downtown La Mesa
  • Active Parent Community Who Are Deeply Connected and Committed to Student Success
  • Creative and Work Closely with the Community
  • 2012 California Distinguished School

Enroll Today!

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Important Information:

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How to Check out Library Books Online by Mrs. Pittman

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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.


Lemon Avenue PTA is on Facebook!

Social media is a great way to keep up with what is going on at Lemon Avenue Elementary and with our PTA. LIKE Lemon Avenue PTA on Facebook to get the latest updates and happenings.

District Spotlight

Spotlight on Northmont Elementary

Check out our latest Spotlight Story showcasing what makes Northmont Elementary so special!


Spotlight on Maryland Ave Elementary

Check out our latest Spotlight Story showcasing what makes Maryland Ave so special! 


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.