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Sierra Madre Elementary provides all students access to a general education classroom. 


Our school features a calm room staffed with a RTI/Wellness teacher who is available everyday to support students with their social emotional needs. 


At Sierra Madre Elementary School students participate in a variety of enrichment activities such as gardening, art, physical education, dance, and music.


The mission of Sierra Madre Elementary School is to nurture learners as they grow into brilliant, creative, strong and true hearted leaders within a safe and supportive community.  

It is our mission that Sierra Madre Elementary School students will be brilliant, creative, strong, and true-hearted leaders of the future.

Why Sierra Madre Elementary School?

Excellent Staff

Sierra Madre Elementary School has a highly qualified staff with the highest number of GATE certified teachers, multiple National Board Certified teachers and Locally awarded teachers. We have a tradition of Academic Excellence and Student Achievement at the local, District and State level. 


Passion for the Arts

Sierra Madre Elementary School has celebrated visual and performing arts programs: Monthly Spotlight Assemblies, Winter and Spring performances, General music for all K-2nd grade students, Violin for 3rd graders plus a Choir, Instrumental and Dance program for 4th and 5th graders.

Historic Campus

We are proud to host a beautiful learning environment. Our school architecture features a Spanish mission revival style and landscape with historic connections, Japanese Zen garden and Koi pond, and largest public native garden in California offset by sycamore trees and spectacular view of Mount Wilson.

Award Winning

Sierra Madre Elementary has received awards at the County and State level. We have been named a Gold Ribbon Award, CBEE Honor Roll, Scholar School, Los Angeles County Bravo Award Finalist and a 2023 California Distinguished School.


At Sierra Madre Elementary we have enthusiastic and supportive families who are dedicated to student achievement. Sierra Madre Elementary has the highest percentage of PTA membership and parent volunteers.