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Tiger Tales Vol. 32

The school year is quickly winding down. Don't miss this week's Tiger Tales packed with information about the last day of school and our plans for the 21-22 school year!

A Look into Life on Campus at LGAE

It's hard to believe that in just 7 short weeks, our school walls have been completely transformed to display the learning of our amazing LGAE Tigers! Take a peek into our classrooms with this video:

Student Vaccine Information Resources

Parents, good news! Medical experts say vaccines are proven to be safe and effective for kids aged 12 and up. Learn more at VaccinateALL58.com, then go to MyTurn.ca.gov to make an appointment for your child to get vaccinated or sign up to be notified when appointments are available in your area.

Tiger Tales Vol. 31

This week's Tiger Tales is packed with information about events coming up over the next few weeks including: ✨ Our Parent Family Circle ✨ Vaccination Clinic ✨ Sixth Grade Promotion ✨ Summer Programs

Summer Day Camp offered by LGSD Extended Learning Program

The Lemon Grove School District is piloting a tuition based Summer Camp program! Students will have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of enrichment activities throughout the day and be provided breakfast and lunch.

Summer School Interest List Forming!

Please check out the attached flyer announcing details about our engaging summer learning experience! Click here to access the link to the form: https://tinyurl.com/lgsdsummer2021

Principal's Message

Welcome Back Letter 20-21


Dear Lemon Grove Academy Elementary Families, 

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year, Tigers! My name is Courtney Ochi and I am honored and humbled to be the new Principal of Lemon Grove Academy Elementary. I’d like to take this opportunity to share a little bit about myself. I am originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, but San Diego is now the place I call home. While I originally moved here to study Spanish and Communication Studies at the University of San Diego, it was a semester as a teacher’s assistant in a bilingual 2nd grade classroom that solidified my love for education and working with students. Since then, I have taught grades TK-5 before transitioning into various roles in school leadership and administration. My personal belief about education is that all students deserve a high quality education that leads to an opportunity filled future. I believe in getting to know each student to learn what makes them uniquely brilliant and to understand what individualized support they may need. I believe in the importance of having positive and transformative school experiences and strong, trusting and collaborative relationships between students and teachers, teachers and families and school and community. 
 
As we begin a new school year together...