Welcome to Los Altos Elementary!

Lion mascotLos Altos School is located in a residential, multi-ethnic, and multiracial community in South San Diego. In 2002 Los Altos was modernized. The new design offers students and the whole school community a functionally modern and clean learning environment. Los Altos School offers instructional programs designed to meet students' diverse needs such as, Mainstream English, Structured English Immersion, and a Dual Language Immersion (English/Spanish) Program. Our students, parents, and staff exhibit a sense of pride in our school and its ethnic diversity.

The Los Altos academic program offers students an integrated curriculum centered on the California Content Standards and District adopted curriculum. Results driven teaching and learning characterizes the work teachers and staff do every day to ensure that all children meet academic standards. Los Altos is committed to providing powerful teaching and learning every day for every child in every classroom during the school day.

Los Altos school entrance

Around the District

Full Day Transitional Kinder
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CVESD to Offer Full-Day Transitional Kindergarten
Posted on 06/27/2022
CVESD will offer full-day transitional kindergarten (TK) for the 2022-23 school year.
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Chula Vista Elementary School District Logo
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Chula Vista Elementary School District Welcomes New Leadership Ahead of 2022-23 School Year
Posted on 06/23/2022
Chula Vista, CA – The Chula Vista Elementary School District (CVESD) is proud to welcome new leadership in advance of the 2022-23 school year at multi
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Odyssey of the Mind Champions
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CVESD Recognizes 2022 Odyssey of the Mind Champions
Posted on 06/16/2022
Discovery Charter Middle School’s eighth-grade student team for winning first place in the United States and second in the entire globe for the 2022 O
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Coastal Education
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Chula Vista Elementary Coastal Education Program Continues to Thrive Thanks to the Port of San Diego!
Posted on 06/08/2022
During this past school year 4,895 students from 215.5 classes were able to attend a Coastal Education Program thanks in part to the $11,500 in transp
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Laura Bush Foundation for America's Libraries
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Support for school library designed to develop in students a love of learning
Posted on 05/17/2022
Los Altos Elementary School has been named one of 300 schools from 44 states across the country to receive a grant through the Laura Bush Foundation f
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Dr. Reyes and Dr. Codrington
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Dr. Eduardo Reyes announces Dr. Shawna Codrington as the first principal of Fahari L. Jeffers Elementary School
Posted on 02/25/2022
Under bright blue skies spotlighting the ongoing work of an active construction crew Chula Vista Elementary School District Superintendent Dr. Eduardo
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LaTanya Powers
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LaTanya Powers – Resiliency Rewarded
Posted on 02/11/2022
CVESD’s new Website and Communications Specialist, LaTanya Powers, symbolizes the belief that talent, hard work, and a resilient spirit can propel you
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Superior Court Judge Enrique Camarena continues to find ways to carry on his father's legacy.
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Judge's Message Honors Father, Red Ribbon Week
Posted on 10/19/2021
Red Ribbon Week®, the National Family Partnership’s Anti-Drug Campaign, is held each October 23-31. It is the oldest and largest drug prevention progr
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COVID Testing
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SD’s Busiest COVID-19 Testing Center is at CVESD
Posted on 09/08/2021
CVESD was the only elementary district among the eight in San Diego County designated as 'positive outliers' by the Learning Policy Institute
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