Welcome to Ladera Elementary

Welcome to Ladera Elementary, a California Gold Ribbon School and home of the Leopards. Our mission is "Creating a positive learning environment with high expectations for all". We are very proud of our instructional programs, our safe, positive school environment, and the excellent progress demonstrated by our Ladera students. Go Leopards!

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Awards & Accolades

2016 California Gold Ribbon School
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The Gold Ribbon Awards recognize California schools that have made gains in implementing the academic content and performance standards adopted by the State Board of Education. These include the California Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics, California English Language Development Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards. 
2014 California Distinguished School
The California Distinguished Schools Program honors California's most exemplary and inspiring public schools. Schools selected for the Distinguished School Award demonstrate significant gains in narrowing the achievement gap. Approximately five percent of California schools are awarded this honor each year following a rigorous selection process.  
2013 Honor Roll School
Ladera Elementary has been selected as a 2013 Honor Roll school by the California Business for Education Excellence (CBEE) Foundation. Ladera has been recognized for demonstrating consistent high student academic achievement. The Honor Roll schools are consistently raising student achievement and have made significant progress toward closing the achievement gap among all students. They are recognized not only for their accomplishments, but so that other schools can learn and replicate the best practices of Honor Roll schools.  Click HERE for more information. 
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Ladera Elementary School News

Important Upcoming Dates
-The school office is CLOSED for the summer, and will re-open on Monday, August 8th
-Save the Date! Class postings for the new school year will go up on Friday, August 26th (more info. in August)
-School resumes on Monday, August 29th 
Message From the Health Clerk
Please don't forget to get your physicians to sign new forms for the next school year! The health office will be open on Thursday, August 25th and Friday, August 26th from 8:30-11:30am to accept your medication and physician forms.
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For those families NOT returning to Ladera next year, please take a moment to unsubscribe to our eBlasts. To do this, please refer to the last email you received from Ladera Elementary PTO, and click the "Safe Unsubscribe" link at the very bottom of that email.  This will ensure you don't receive unwanted emails from us when school starts up again in August.