• Extended School Services (ESS)


  • ESS Kiddos  
    Welcome to Extended School Services’ (ESS) before and after school program! ESS provides a safe, supervised setting for your child with a wide range of creative, recreational, and educational activities that assist in the social, emotional, creative and physical development of your child. ESS is a pre-paid, fee-based and self-supporting program.  It is governed and regulated by the La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools, Department of ESS. We have been providing the LMSV community with quality childcare for over 40 years.
    The ESS program is open during the school year to students who are enrolled in the La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools, Transitional Kindergarten through eighth grade.  Students from other areas/districts may attend ESS during break times (fall, spring, and summer).

    Our Mission is to Provide:

    1. Quality childcare that is safe, affordable, and convenient.

    2. A Program that includes an academic assistance component that provides opportunities for academic achievement.

    3. An educational enrichment component that offers students a broad array of additional programs and activities designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program, including music, art, recreation, and performing arts.

    4. Qualifies, caring staff members who participate in ongoing professional development. 

    Hours: ESS is open daily, Monday - Friday, from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
  • The La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools are committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools 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) 

  •  Join our team        
    Do you know anyone looking for part-time work that would enjoy working in our after school program? Or are you looking for part-time work? If so, we are currently hiring ESS Program Aides and ESS Recreation Attendants. Information and applications are available at www.lmsvschools.org. Come join our team!!


News & Events


    ESS will be closed on Monday, November 12th, in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday.

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    ESS services will be available during the three day break before Thanksgiving. Please click the link above for more information.

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