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Upcoming Events

Holiday - All District Schools and Offices Closed
Date: 7/4/2016
Board of Education Meeting
Date: 7/19/2016
Location: Pico Rivera City Hall 5:30 pm Closed Session, 6:30 pm Open Session
Board of Education Meeting
Date: 8/2/2016
Location: Pico Rivera City Hall 5:30 pm Closed Session, 6:30 pm Open Session
First Day of Classes for Salazar High
Date: 8/12/2016
First Day of Classes for Students Grades TK - 12
Date: 8/17/2016

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News & Announcements

City of Pico Rivera Offers Summer Meal Program

Children ages 18 and under can get free nutrition meals this summer thanks to a program offered by the California Department of Education and the United States Department of Agriculture.

The City's Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the Summer Meal Program at seven locations in June, July and August. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. with lunch available from noon to 1:00 p.m. All meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Ellen Ochoa Prep Academy Announces Student Acceptance

Thanks to everyone for expressing their excitement and interest in attending our new magnet high school, Ellen Ochoa Prep Academy. We would like to announce that we are guaranteeing entry for the first 100 9th grade students who submit an application. Applications are being reviewed on a "first come-first serve" basis each day. Once 100 9th grade students have been accepted, a lottery may be conducted if necessary, for the remaining applicants. We will be sending out our first wave of acceptance letters this week.

VIP Soccer is Coming to Pico Rivera

Give your child the soccer experience of a lifetime with the AYSO VIP Program where the focus is on participation and fun! Region 603 season starts in August, 2016.

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We are excited to inform all parents/guardians that El Rancho High School will be holding a MANDATORY Freshman Family Orientation where families and incoming 9th grade students for the 2016/17 school year will have an opportunity to meet El Rancho’s administrators, learn about the great courses and activities awaiting your child, and also become familiar with school policies.

Please plan to attend the MANDATORY Freshman Family Orientation during only one of the following dates/times:

Thursday, June 16, 2016
9:00am - 10:00am
ERHS Cafeteria


Thursday, June 16, 2016
6:00pm - 7:00pm
ERHS Cafeteria


Saturday, June 18, 2016
10:00am - 11:00am
ERHS Cafeteria

We look forward to seeing you there!

Parent Workshop

The El Rancho Unified School District Special Education Department will be holding a workshop for parents of students with special needs. This session will focus on providing information on student transition.

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Where: ERUSD Special Education Building Conference Room

Interpretation and childcare will be provided.

For more information, please contact the Special Education Department at (562) 801-4810.

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