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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.
Application available online. Please see Eligibility & Enrollment Tab for access to application.


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EMCSD's 2020 Golden Bell Award for Musical Theater

EMCSD's Musical Theater Earns Golden Bell Award

The California School Boards Association selected El Monte City School District's Musical Theater Supporting and Enhancing Academic Excellence Program as an official winner of a 2020 Golden Bell Award. This week, the CSBA held their 41st annual Golden Bell Award Ceremony virtually. Click headline for more details!
Ways you can help slow the spread of Covid-19

Help Slow The Spread of Covid-19

Click headline to see the best ways you can help slow the spread of the Covid-19. Our community has been hit hard by this virus and in order to protect those around us, we need to do our part.
Bottle Filling Station Installation

All EMCSD Campuses Receive New Hand Washing & Bottle Filling Stations

The EMCSD Facilities Department completed their installation of brand new hand washing and bottle filling stations across all 14 campuses to coincide with new Covid-19 safety recommendations. The District is working hard to ensure student safety whenever schools officially return post-pandemic. Click headline for more details!
FNS Team poses with new aprons

EMCSD Celebrates Lunch Ladies & Lunch Gentlemen

Before the District closed for Thanksgiving Break, the El Monte City School District Nutrition Services Department celebrated their amazing staff for providing meals to the community throughout the pandemic. In attendance were representatives from Gold Star Foods who also recognized the Nutrition Services team with a custom plaque and giveaways.
Photo of promotion: Free Tutoring for Foster Youth

FREE TUTORING for Foster Youth

iFoster has partnered with Learn To Be - a national nonprofit that provides one-on-one virtual tutoring in any subject for foster students in K-12th grade. Their partnership means free tutoring to foster students and families who are members of iFoster. Membership is free, click headline for more details!