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About Us

Welcome to 186th Street Elementary School! Proud home of the Wise Owl Nation. We are Champions of Learning today and always. We are Peace Makers, not Peace Breakers. We always SOAR together!

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Register for a Summer of Learning

Join us from June 26 – July 25 and make the most out of this year’s Summer of Learning. Summer programs include instructional support, expanded learning, specialized programs and virtual enrichment.

Enjoy summer activities throughout Los Angeles

Summer is the perfect time to embrace the great outdoors and take learning beyond the classroom. Let's embark on exciting educational adventures that inspire, educate, and create unforgettable memories!



Our Mission

186th Street School is a learning community where:
* Learning is meaningful, relevant, and fosters critical thinking and life-long learning
* High expectations for every child are communicated, understood, and supported by all members of the community
* A safe, clean, nurturing environment promotes and supports each individual in his or her intellectual, creative and social development
* Everyone values and benefits from our diverse cultural heritage, where there is mutual respect and personal responsibility
* Parents are essential to the academic success of our students, and parent involvement is promoted through participation in councils, the Parent Center, and school-sponsored activities
* Everyone believes that all children can achieve by meeting or exceeding the California academic standards