Welcome to Ladera Elementary

Welcome to Ladera Elementary, a California Distinguished 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!

Awards & Accolades

Ladera Named 2014 California Distinguished School

Ladera Named as 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. 
Honor Roll Star
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Ladera Elementary School News

Target's "Take Charge of Education

For Target REDcard cardholders enrolled in the "Take Charge of Education" program, Target will donate 1% of all Target Visa Credit Card, Target Credit Card and Target Debit Card purchases made at a Target store or at Target.com to the school of your choice. Target will donate 1/2% of all Target Visa Credit Card purchases made outside of Target. Log in at www.target.com/redcard/application and use Ladera’s ID # 117383. Click HERE to see other ongoing community fundraising programs that benefit our school.