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Atwater Avenue Elementary School

Los Angeles Unified School District

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    Atwater Student Podcast

    If you are part of the Atwater School and Village Community, we want to hear from you.  In season one for Kids Radio L.A., we showcase our schools Centennial Celebration.   We will interview current and former Atwater teachers and staff about their experience at Atwater.  If any teachers or staff was a student here, then we want to have you on one of our episodes. The interview segments are 1-5 minutes long. We can set up an appointment and we can record after school at our school. You can also leave us a voice message on our page.

    Click the link below to listen to our FIRST Podcast….and don’t forget to leave us a message.

    Prospective Parent Tours 2022-23

    Our next tour is scheduled for: Monday, February 13, 2023 @ 8:45am

    We will only take the first 15 parents.

    If you need information or to RSVP, please contact the school at (323) 665-5941

    Glassell Park/ Los Feliz Monthly Newsletter

    Please visit the link below to read more about our Community of Schools. Translation is available by pressing translate.

    S.T.E.A.M. Night 2022
    ARTS Instruction

    As the "A" in STEAM indicates, our students are immersed in the Arts. We have two itinerant art teachers that work with our teachers and students every year.  This year we have Ms. McNamara teaching Dance and Ms. Conte teaching Theatre.

    All classrooms participate, via a rotating schedule, throughout the year.

    ENROLLMENT/ Inscripciones

    Enrollment information can be accessed by clicking the link below or under the PARENT RESOURCES tab at the top of this page.

    Black history month fist in the air

    This is OUR year Atwater! Happy 100!

    A big thank you to all the parents, teachers and staff who helped make this photo happen!

    Find the link here to purchase yours! $5 for a printed 8 x 10. All sales go toward supporting FoAE & our school.

    And save the date for our Centennial Event: Saturday, May 20th on campus! We’re making big plans and can’t wait to see everyone there.
    ¡Este es NUESTRO año Atwater! ¡Felices 100!

    ¡Muchas gracias a todos los padres, maestros y personal que ayudaron a hacer realidad esta foto!

    ¡Encuentra el enlace aquí para comprar el su copia! $5 por una photo de 8 x 10. Todas las ventas apoyan a FoAE y nuestra escuela.

    Y reserve la fecha para nuestro Evento del Centenario: ¡Sábado, 20 de mayo en la escuela! Estamos haciendo grandes planes y no podemos esperar a verlos a todos allí.

    Música y Merienda

    Tomorrow, Friday, 1/27 we will be having our 1st Música y Merienda event of 2023 with “Latin Jazz January”.  'The Josh Durón Ensemble', made up of talented musicians with diverse ethnic backgrounds, will be sure to captivate the children with their music and presence.  Band leader, Josh Durón is a multi-instrumentalist who holds a Masters Degree in Ethnomusicology from UCLA- go Bruins!  You might remember him from his Música y Merienda performance last April.  Or maybe you know him from his teaching position at Plaza de la Raza where he teaches drums, guitar, piano, and band.  Tomorrow, he will lead the band and keep the beat on drums starting at 12pm.

    If you would like to join, please sign in at the office and come on in!


    Mañana, viernes, 27/1 tendremos nuestro primer evento de Música y Merienda de 2023 con “enero de Latin Jazz”.  ‘The Josh Durón Ensemble’, que consiste de talentosos músicos de orígenes étnicos diversos, seguramente cautivará a los alumnos con su música y presencia.  Líder del conjunto, Josh Durón toca varios instrumentos y también tiene su maestría en etnomusicología, adquirida en UCLA.  Tal vez se acuerde de él por haber tocado en el evento de Música y Merienda el abril pasado.  O tal vez los conozca como maestro en, Plaza de la Raza, en donde enseña batería, guitarra, piano, y banda.  Mañana, dirigirá el grupo y mantendrá el ritmo con su batería empezando a las 12pm. 

    Si gustaría acompañarnos, favor de registrarse en la oficina y ¡adelante! 

    Parent Involvement Policy & school/Parent Compact

    Dear Atwater Parents & Families,

    Below are the 2022-2023 School-Parent Compact and the Parent & Family Engagement Policy that were approved by our School Site Council (SSC) on Thursday, January 26, 2023. Please review them and if you have any questions send an email to Mrs. Valle at: 

    ==============================================Estimados Padres y Familias de Atwater,

    Adjunto encontrarán el Compacto de Escuela-Padre y la Póliza de Compromiso de Padres y Familiares del 2022-2023 que fue eron aprobadas el jueves 26 de enero por nuestro Concilio de Sitio escolar (SSC). Por favor repáselos y si tiene alguna pregunta, mándele un correo electrónico a la Sra. Valle a:

    SSC meeting/ junta ssc

    Please join us on Thursday, March 9, 2023 @ 3:00 pm via zoom. See agenda below for detailed information.


    Por favor acompáñenos el jueves 9 de marzo a las 3:00 pm por Zoom.  Revise la agenda abajo para mas detallles.

    ELAC meeting/ Junta elac

    Please join us this coming Wednesday, February 15, 2023 @ 8:30 am in person at our Parent and Family Center. See agenda below for detailed information.

    =====================Únase a nosotros el próximo miércoles 15 de febrero de 2023 @ 8:30 am en  persona en nuestro Centro para Padres y Familias.  Consulte la agenda a continuación para obtener información detallada.

    Special Education/ Educacion Especial

    For more information about Special Education Services please visit our page: Special Education Programs and Services in the PARENT RESOURCES tab above.  Additionally, you may contact Ms. Sulam, our Assistant Principal (APEIS) in charge of Special Education at (323) 665-5941.

    volunteer program 2022-23

    The volunteer program in place prior to the start of the pandemic will resume in the new school year and will follow the District's COVID-19 safety protocols. This means approved volunteers will return to campus or can continue as virtual volunteers. We greatly missed volunteers and look forward to supporting their return.

    Please see the resources below for detailed information.  As always, if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the main office.