La Mesa Mission Statement
In an ever-changing community, La Mesa Elementary School has a vision that ensures a safe, nurturing and flexible environment which each student can attain academic and social success through the collaboration and commitment of our students, teachers, parents and community.
La Mesa Elementary School
1 La Mesa Way, Monterey, CA 93940
831-649-1872 Phone 831-392-3442 Fax
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
8:00 AM - 2:25 PM
Wednesday (Early Release Day) 8:00 AM - 12:50 PM
Absences can be reported on the attendance line at: 831-649-1872.
When calling in for an absent student, please provide the following information:
Your child's full name
Name of your child's teacher
Reason for the absence
Your full name
Your relation to the child (parent, grandparent, etc.)
Date(s) your child will be absent
La Mesa School Site Military Liaison
Presidio of Monterey School Liaison Officer
Phone: (831) 242-6904
Naval Support Activity, Monterey School Liaison Officer
Dr. Cheryl McCloud
Phone: (831) 656-1008
700 Pacific St., Monterey, CA 93940
If you have questions, please call or visit the staff at
the front office. They will be happy to assist you.
The office is open Monday - Friday, during school
hours until 4:00 p.m., excluding holidays and school breaks.
The Parent Portal is a tool for you to stay informed and engaged in your child's education. The Parent Portal gives parents and guardians access to your student's grades, attendance, assignments and more. Please check the MPUSD website for more information.