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The Redondo Beach Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which in partnership with individuals, community businesses and corporations, seeks to provide the additional funding and resources needed to enhance the educational experience of all RBUSD children. Your donations are fully tax deductible and EVERY dollar goes back to the District to support RBUSD programs.

To make a donation to RBEF, and read more information about how the current crisis impacts the RBUSD, please visit the RBEF website.

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RBEF Donor Drive Is On! March 16-31st




RBEF makes a big difference at our school and provides our students at Alta Vista with programs that support college readiness, science lab instruction, art, vocal music, band, and school counseling. We need every family to donate what you can to help RBEF keep our schools great. 

We are asking you to please consider a family donation of $400 to help achieve our goal of raising $400,000 district-wide. You can make a one-time donation or pledge to make monthly contributions and any donation amount is welcome. 

To donate, please come into the school office or visit

Join the wave to make a splash. 



Dear Alta Vista Visitors,

Greetings from the Alta Vista faculty, staff, students and families and welcome to one of the strongest elementary schools in the South Bay. This site is designed ...more

Missed Mrs. Wildes' Weekly E-Blast?

Kindergarten and New Student registration is Underway!

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Interested in enrolling your child for the 2015-16 school year? Click here for details.

Wanna Become a Member of the WATCH DOGS?


We're using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming signups.

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click this link to see our Sign-Up on VolunteerSpot:

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot.

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually. 

Alta Vista Happenings

Below is a glance at important upcoming dates:

Please return all Thursday RED folders to your child's teacher

Need a copy of your child's supply list for 2014-15? Click Here

Important Dates for the Next Few Weeks:


Monday, March 16 - March 31st - RBEF Donor Drive

Tuesday, March 17th - St. Patrick's Day - Wear Green

Wednesday, March 18th - Spring Pictures

Wednesday, March 25th - 8am PTA Association Meeting

Thursday & Friday, March 26 & 27 - Hands on Art Training in Cafeteria

Friday, March 27th- 8:30am Flag Ceremony

Tuesday, March 31st - Second Grade to Natural History Museum

Wednesday, April 1st - Battle of the Books 2pm

April 3rd - April 10th - NO SCHOOL, Spring Break

Monday, April 13th - Wellness Council Meeting, 8am

    Girl Scout Stuffed Animal Drive Begins

Tuesday, April 14th - Dental Screening

Wednesday, April 15th - WESTERN DAY

     Preschool/LIFT Pupil Free Day

     Science Expo - Time TBD

Friday, April 17th - PTA Meeting and Family YOGA Night 6pm

April 20-21 - BMI Assessments for students in grades K, 1 and 3

Thursday, April 23rd - Third Grade Field Trip to the Water Basin

Alta Vista Calendar


2014-15 CA Distinguished School

2014-15 CA Distinguished School

Science Expo!

It's that time of year again!  Time for the SCIENCE EXPO!

Show off your mad scientist skills on Wednesday April 15, 2015 at 6:00 PM.

As we did last year, Kindergarten and Grade 1 will display collections, Grades 2 and 3 will make models, while grades 4 and 5 will present the classic science fair experiment.  

Please check these documents for all the information about the EXPO.  

K-1 info pack

2-3 info pack

4-5 info pack


Positive Behavioral Expectations

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Weekly Alta Vista Flyers

Math Magic - After school Program
Posted by: Susan Wildes
Published: 3/18/15

Mad Science Spring Session
Posted by: Susan Wildes
Published: 3/18/15

CDC Letter for Parents about the Measles
Posted by: Susan Wildes
Published: 1/25/15

Flu Letter 2015
Posted by: Susan Wildes
Published: 1/8/15

Alta Vista Chromebook Informational Packet for Parents
Posted by: Susan Wildes
Published: 9/17/14

Interested in Redondo Beach Community Events and Flyers?

Come Join Our Walking School Bus on Tuesdays!

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Learn more about the WSB!

Click here

Interested in Volunteering? Click here

Blue Zone Project School Designee Award Winner

Blue Zone Project School Designee Award Winnder

Nutrition Services

Nutrition Services

Here at Redondo Beach we know that good nutrition and learning go hand in hand.  The Nutrition Services department does it's best to select high quality lean meats, whole grains, as well as fresh fruits and vegetables and to provide a variety of healthy food choices  that our students will enjoy and that also meet state and federal requirements based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines.

Click here for menus, meal applications, prepayment of lunch accounts, nutrition information, games and more!