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Montara Avenue Elementary
10018 Montara Avenue
South Gate, CA 90280



Mrs. Juana Cortez


Office Hours
7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday


School Hours
Regular Day
8:00 a.m.-2:23 p.m.
Banked Time Tuesdays
8:00 a.m.-1:24 p.m.


(323) 567-1451


(323) 249-7394




Links and Forms


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A Message to our Montara Huskies


My Heritage / Mi Herencia by Ms. Maravilla's Class

Ms. Guzman's Class Earth Day Video

Ms. Herrera's Class Earth Day Vide0

Distance Learning at Montara

Mental Health Resouces

Mental Health Resouces

Instructional Continuity Plans

Dance Videos from Ms. Rogers

Stretch to the Alphabet
It's All Love

One Love book and dance

I am Peace


Learning Resources


ABC Mouse

Alternate Curriculum Resources

Art at Home with Ms. Cohen


California Science Center Stuck-at-Home Science

Discovery Education



Hour of Code

Incredible Art Lessons

International Children's Digital Library

Khan Academy


Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Mystery Science 

National Geographic Kids

Parent Resources

PBS Learning Media

PBS SoCal 

San Diego Zoo Live Animal Cam

Student Resources

Teacher Resources 



Free Meals at Grab & Go Food Centers

Los Angeles Unified, in partnership with the Red Cross, will continue to provide nutritious meals to all students who need them during the temporary closure of schools.  Our Grab & Go Food Centers will be open beginning Wednesday, March 18, and will be staffed weekdays from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.  Each child can take home two nutritious meals.  Here are the closest Grab & Go Centers:

South East Senior High School
2720 Tweedy Blvd., South Gate 90280

South Gate Senior High School
3351 Firestone Blvd., South Gate 90080


Both Charter Communications and Comcast are offering free internet for low-income families impacted by the coronavirus. 

  • Charter: Families can call (844) 488-8395 to enroll. Installation fees will be waived for new student households
  • Comcast: To sign up, applicants can simply visit http://www.internetessentials.com/


Montara News March 16, 2020

Harvest Festival October 25, 2019

Google Field Trip 2019

On August 26th, the newest members of the Montara STEM Coding Club were the lucky participants in a guided tour of the Google offices in Venice, including lunch compliments of Google.  A great time was had by all!


Summer School Registration

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School Closed

through August 18, 2020

Montara's School-wide Postive Behavior Expectations:

Montara students are Safe, Respectful, and Responsible!