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Now Enrolling for Early Head Start, Head Start/State Preschool

QUALITY Education from Birth to 5 years old. No Cost *For Eligible Families. Different program options available.

Enrolling Remotely
Interested families may call for more information at (626) 452-9160 Ext. 3150 and leave a voicemail with contact information. Or can leave an email in our Contact Us tab. A Child Development staff member will be in contact in a timely manner.


Upcoming Events

What's Been Happening?

Three El Monte City schools – LeGore, Cherrylee and Shirpser schools – have been designated as Lighthouse campuses, a recognition granted to only 300 schools across the country that produce outstanding school and student outcomes by implementing the Leader in Me process with fidelity and excellence.

Grant Supports Student Leadership Program

A grant from the Panda Cares Foundation will fund Leader in Me student materials, including student workbooks and teacher guides, as well as a coach whose focus will be tailored to each school’s needs.
Distant Learning Plan Fall 2020

EMCSD Distance Learning Plan

The El Monte City School District is grateful for our outstanding staff, supportive community, and the Board of Education for the continued support of our students and schools. The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted the way we work and live and especially how our children learn. (Read More)
Class Dojo Featured Photo

Class Dojo

ClassDojo is an educational technology company. It connects primary school teachers, students and families through communication features, such as a feed for photos and videos from the school day, and messaging that can be translated into more than 35 languages.