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FNS Team poses with new aprons

EMCSD Celebrates Lunch Ladies & Lunch Gentlemen

Before the District closed for Thanksgiving Break, the El Monte City School District Nutrition Services Department celebrated their amazing staff for providing meals to the community throughout the pandemic. In attendance were representatives from Gold Star Foods who also recognized the Nutrition Services team with a custom plaque and giveaways.
Thanksgiving Message

Happy Thanksgiving Break!

The District will be on Thanksgiving Break from November 23rd through November 27th. We will be back to normal operating hours on Monday, November 30th.
Photo of Meal Distribution Schedule

IMPORTANT: Change In Meal Distribution Schedule For Thanksgiving Break

El Monte City School District's Nutrition Services Department will only be distributing meal boxes on Monday, November 23rd from 8am - 10am at Durfee, Potrero, and Shirpser. All children 18 & under qualify for a meal box. Regular meal schedule resumes Monday, November 30th after the District's Thanksgiving Break.
Important Message to Parents & Guardians

Instructional Schedule Update for TK - 8th Grade

El Monte City School District has made a minor change to the instructional schedule for TK-8th Grade in order to provide more asynchronous learning time for students. Click headline to view full message and new schedule.
Students from Rio Hondo drop off care packages to veterans in the El Monte Police Department

Rio Hondo Honors Veterans

Rio Hondo School held their annual Veteran's Day assembly virtually this year in order to continue their longstanding tradition of honoring those who dedicated their lives serving this county.


Schools throughout the El Monte City School District celebrates Halloween with a week's worth of activities from Pumpkin Patches, virtual door decorating contests, and Drive-Thru trick or treating to keep spirits up throughout Distance Learning.

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