Our July newsletter is here! Click headline to see the latest happenings around EMCSD including the launch of our New Kinder Readiness Program, Celebration of our Parent Workshops, COVID-19 Vaccine Pop-Ups, author and artist visits, info on the Child Tax Credit, and more!
News & Announcements
The El Monte City School District will launch new TK-Kinder Readiness Program later this summer. The District is excited to announce that the program received a $100,000 LA County Learning Initiative grant from the California Community Foundation. Click headline to see full news release.
The Child Tax Credit, part of the American Rescue Plan, is here to help families raising children make ends meet. All working families will get the full credit if they make up to $150,000 for a couple or $112,500 for a family with a single parent (also called head of household). The tax credit has been expanded to $3,000 per child 6-17 years old and $3,600 per child under 6. Click headline for more information.
Looking for fun and amazing events for your kids to participate in this summer? Click our headline to see all the wonderful activities sponsored by the El Monte Parks & Rec Department! From wiffle ball tournaments to story book walks, the city of El Monte has it all!
Deputy Superintendent of Personnel and Administrative Service, Mr. Steve Sallenbach issues a friendly reminder to the EMCSD Community that the District's current COVID-19 safety protocols will remain in place throughout summer school to adhere to County and Cal/OSHA guidelines. Click the headline to read full statement.
The latest edition of the EMCSD Bulletin, the District's community newsletter is available! Click the headline to see the latest happenings within El Monte City School District as well as resources for all families! This month, we're happy to announce more COVID-19 vaccine popups, see our newsletter for more details.
As part of their End-of-the-Year festivities, the El Monte City School District held a drive-up celebration for their new retirees. The latest crop to cap their dry-erase markers were greeted with cheers and gifts as they said farewell to their colleagues. The District also honored service pin honorees as part of the celebration. Click the headline to read the full story.
The El Monte City School District has a wonderfully diverse school community and we believe everyone deserves a space where they feel seen and appreciated. By celebrating and recognizing diversity, which includes the LGBTQ+ community, we can continue working towards achieving educational, social, and emotional equity for all.
Stop by any of our meal distributions this week and get our latest pantry box filled with some of your BBQ favorites! With burgers, hot dogs, and fries, this week's box is the perfect way to kickoff summer! Remember, 1 box per child ages 18 & under. Available while supplies last. Click headline for schedule and more details.
The El Monte City School District will still be providing free meals to children 18 & under throughout the summer, but we have changed the LeGore location to Wright School. Please click headline to view the full schedule.