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The next campus tour for Prospective Parents: TBD. Please call the school to RSVP at (323) 665-5941.


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College Awareness will continue throughout the school year. We encourage all students and staff to wear college gear every WEDNESDAY.  Also to continue to promote school spirit, Atwater gear is encouraged every FRIDAY.


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"CAASPP Testing Begins April 30th."
"Evaluacion Estatal CAASPP Comienza - 30 de abril."
Today: 4/24/19

L.A. Reads Kick-off with "The Bull"

Atwater S.T.E.A.M. Elementary is thankful for having LA Dodger Alumni Al "The Bull" Ferrara kick-off our L.A. Reads campaign today.  He was so inspirational and engaging for the kids, teachers and parents.  We especially loved that he talked about not always winning and that education is so very important because we won't always be successful at everything we attempt. Thank you Al & thank you Erika Sanchez, Coordinator of Community Relations: Los Angeles Dodgers



Parents/guardians of On-time applicants will receive a Selection/Waiting list letter to inform them of the selection status.


DEADLINE for parents/guardians of newly selected students to accept or decline is April 5th.


Students on a Wait List will be notified by the school when a space becomes available.


The CHOICES application can be accessed through the LAUSD Portal: eChoices.lausd.net


CHOICES Presentation can be found under Parent Resources Tab - "Presentations/Forms"

Enrollment/ Inscripciones 2019-20

Enrollments for next school year will begin on April 6th. Please pick up an enrollment packet in the office.

  • Extended Transitional Kindergarten
  • Transitional Kinder
  • K– 6th Grade
  • Dual Language Program—Spanish (K & 1st)


Inscripciones para el próximo año escolar comienzan el dia 6 de abril. Puede recojer un paquete de inscripción en la oficina.

  • Kinder Transicional Expandido
  • Kinder Transicional
  • K– 6° Grado
  • Programa de Doble Lenguaje—Español (K y 1°)

Robotics Program Established @ Atwater

Learn more about S.T.E.A.M.

What is STEAM?


STEAM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.  At Atwater Avenue School, this means the integration of these subjects through Collaboration, Cooperation and Communication with the goal of preparing all students for the challenges of the 21st Century.  Every job of the future, even those that you wouldn't expect, will require at least some basic STEAM skills--skills that are transferable and needed in every job sector.  Our students are problem solvers, innovators, inventors, and critical thinkers.  They engage in socially conscious Project-Based learning opportunities, in matters that are inquiry-based, hands-on and that more closely align with what students will experience in college and the workforce. STEAM education provides the foundation for every child to be successful in college, work, and life.

Parent Compact & PIP

Hello Atwater Family, please be on the lookout for our revised 2018-2019 Atwater Parent Involvement Policy and School-Parent Compact and the District Parent Involvement Policy. They will be mailed directly to student's homes in the following week. A big thank you to all the parents and staff who provided feedback. The "revised" Parent Compact & Parent Involvement Policy are also located in the Parent Resources tab under Presentations & Forms.


Hola, familia de Atwater, esten al tanto de nuestra Política de Participación de Padres de Atwater 2018-2019 y al revisado Pacto Escolar, así como a la Política de Participación de Padres del Distrito. Se enviarán por correo directamente a los hogares de estudiantes en la semana siguiente. Gracias a todos los padres y al personal que proporcionaron comentarios durante la revision de las pólizas. El compacto de padres y la póliza de participación estan ubicado tambien en la seccion de recursos de padres (PARENT RESOURCES) bajo formas y presentaciones (PRESENTATIONS & FORMS).