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Our Mission

The El Monte City School District, in partnership with the students, families and the community, cultivates leadership, creativity and educational excellence. By creating multiple opportunities for learning, we develop students’ unique abilities to succeed and contribute positively in our diverse society.
 
 

News & Announcements

Early enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year is NOW OPEN! Click headline to access our enrollment page. Any child that turns age 4 by September 1, 2024 is eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) in the 2024-2025 school year.

Enrollment for 2024-2025 School Year NOW OPEN!

Early enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year is NOW OPEN! Click headline to access our enrollment page. Any child that turns age 4 by September 1, 2024 is eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) in the 2024-2025 school year.
Family Night Flyer

Free Family Math Night - Pizza included!

EMCSD is hosting a districtwide math night to celebrate Pi Day (3/14) by providing interactive math activities, and contests for students and families! We will have prizes and LOTS of pizza to celebrate National Pi Day! Click headline to RSVP.
Lilian Rey

EMCSD Honors Local Emergency Relief Association Legend

El Monte City School District (EMCSD) and their Board of Education honored Lillian Rey, the Executive Director of the El Monte & South El Monte Emergency Resource Association (ERA) for her dedication to the families throughout the community. After four decades of service, she is officially retiring.
Rio Hondo Students Flock to Revamped Dance Program

Rio Hondo Students Flock to Revamped Dance Program

A vivid blend of artistic expression and teamwork thrives at EMCSD’s Rio Hondo School through their innovative Dance and Flag program. From its inception as a dance initiative, this program has bloomed into a mesmerizing tapestry of movement, rhythm, and collaboration. Read more here!
Schools will be closed on Monday, January 22 for Student Free Day. Teachers and school staff will be participating in professional development opportunities with the goal of enhancing our everyday programming. Schools will resume to regular schedules on Tuesday, January 23, 2024. Head Start will have their regularly scheduled day on Monday, January 22

Student Free Day on Monday, January 22: No School for TK - 8 students

Schools will be closed on Monday, January 22 for Student Free Day. Teachers and school staff will be participating in professional development opportunities with the goal of enhancing our everyday programming. Schools will resume to regular schedules on Tuesday, January 23, 2024. Head Start will have their regularly scheduled day on Monday, January 22

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Our Vision

We will be an innovative school district in which students achieve at their highest potential, surrounded by an engaged community that is proud and supportive of its educational system.
 
 

About Us

Since Southern California’s first school was constructed here in 1852, El Monte has honored the education of its children and has grown into a thriving community of fourteen schools, which incudes five California Distinguished Schools and six ERP Honor Roll Schools, all dedicated to preparing our students for the challenge of a 21st century education. 
  • Free Meals for ALL Students
  • Spanish & Mandarin Dual Language Immersion
  • Districtwide Music Programs
  • Free After-School Childcare
  • 1:1
    Student to Device
  • Year-Round Enrichment & Engagement