QUESTION: What time does school start and end each day?
ANSWER: Find our daily schedules under "Family Resources" > "Daily Schedule"
QUESTION: What are the school office hours?
ANSWER: Monday - Friday from 7:30am - 4:00pm
QUESTION: Where can I get a copy of the school calendar?
ANSWER: School calendars are sent home each month. You may also access our most up-to-date calendar under "Family Resources" > "School Calendar"
QUESTION: What is the best way to communicate with my child's teacher?
ANSWER: Your child's teacher will share their preferred methods of communication (phone, email, letters, stop by before/after school, etc...) with you at Back-to-School Night and other parent meetings. You can also call the office (562-789-7100) anytime to be connected with their voicemail or find their email addresses under "About Us" > "Staff".
QUESTION: How can I contact the School Principal?
ANSWER: You may contact our principal, Mrs. Clarke, at 562-789-7200 or by email at [email protected].
QUESTION: Is there a Parent Handbook with school information?
ANSWER: Yes, you may access it under "Family Resources" > "Parent/Student Handbook"
QUESTION: When does kindergarten registration begin?
ANSWER: Kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year begins on Tuesday, February 14th. All registration is done online. You can access the enrollment link under our "Family Resources" > "Enrollment".
QUESTION: What documents are needed to enroll my child at La Colima School?
ANSWER: You will need your child's birth certificate, current immunization records, and three (3) main utility bills with your name and address.
QUESTION: Who do I contact about attending La Colima School if we do not live in the attendance area?
ANSWER: You may contact Lorraine Rosales in our Permits Department at 562-907-5931 or by email at [email protected] to apply for a permit (inter/intra). Permits are accepted based on grade level availability according to board policy.
QUESTION: Are there before and/or after school programs offered at La Colima School?
ANSWER: Options Surround Care offers before and after school child care. Please contact Options directly at 626-284-9935 for enrollment and fee information. Think Together is our on-site after school program available at no-cost. Please contact Think Together directly at 562-241-9524 for availability and enrollment information.
QUESTION: Do you offer programs for parents?
ANSWER: Yes, we have a Parent Participation Preschool and various parent workshops throughout the year. Please contact Lety Leyva at 562-789-7156 or by email at [email protected] for availability and more information. You may also contact your child's teacher about grade-level specific parent education opportunities.
QUESTION: Where can I find information about the nutrition services program (breakfast & lunch) at La Colima?
ANSWER: Click here for online access to the Nutrition Services Department to view school menus, meal prices, etc.
QUESTION: Who can I contact if I need family assistance?
ANSWER: You may contact our school counselor, Jayna Seidel, at 562-789-7149 or by email at [email protected].
QUESTION: How can I contact the La Colima PTA?
ANSWER: You may contact our PTA by email at [email protected].