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Upcoming Events:   

12/19 - Last Day before Winter Break

12/22/14 through 1/9/15 Winter Break - NO School

1/12/15- Back to School from break




The LCFF - Local Control Funding Formula

The Local Control Funding Formula is a new method used by the State of California to calculate funding for schools. Additional money is available to support and strengthen academic programs and ...more

The LCAP is available

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Montebello Unified School District would like to inform you that our district’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) is available for review and comments on our district website. Comments or ...more

Seal of Biliteracy

The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given by a school, school district, or county office of education in recognition of students who have studied and attained proficiency in two or more languages by ...more



Winter Break

WinterBreak_Closed.jpgHappy Holidays!  Our School Office will be closed December 22, 2014 to January 9, 2015 during Winter Recess. School will  begin again on Monday, January 12, 2015.

Posted by: PHE Webmaster
Published: 12/18/14

Tiger Band News

Beginning Tiger Band will start on January 20th, 2015 (Tues and Thursdays), applications to 2nd-5th grade teachers on December 15th. All practice times are from 2:30 - 3:30pm in room 25.

Posted by: PHE Webmaster
Published: 12/9/14

Student of the Month - Rescheduled

Student of the Month on Friday, December 12th has been RESCHEDULED due to the rain forecast.  It will be in January. The date is to be determined.

Posted by: PHE Webmaster
Published: 12/9/14

Winter Program Performances

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a new schedule for the Winter Wonderland Performances

Location: In the cafeteria at Potrero Heights Elementary

When your child performs:

Date of the


The Following

Classes Will Perform:

Wednesday, January 14


Room 6 (Nagata)

Room 14 (Gomez)

Room 10 (Arvizu)

Wednesday, January 14


Room 19 (Chan)

Room 16 (Strickland)

Thursday, January 15


Room 15 (Lopez)

Room 17 (Kang)

Thursday, January 15


Room 11 (Gardea)

Room 9 (Jung-Rose)

Room 7 (Long)

Friday, January 16


Room 12 (Yip)

Room 13 (Yee)

Room 18 (Ibarra)

PB-1 (Tunberg)

Friday, January 16


Room 4 (Schultheis)

Room 25 (Horta)

PB-2 (Garcia)

Seating: There is limited seating. You may stand behind the parent seating areas.  Please do NOT save seats. Arrive early for your group to be seated together. Seating is first come, first served.

Parking:  There is limited parking. There is NO parking in the staff parking lot and NO student drop off in the staff parking lot for your child’s safety. Please follow law enforcement codes (i.e. no parking in red/white zones).

Cameras/Video equipment: Please use the area towards the back of the cafeteria behind the seating area to take photos.  

Please be considerate to those around you so that everyone can enjoy the event and make it memorable.

Note: Please do not leave valuables in your vehicle. PHE is not responsible for any loss(es) or damage(s).

Message from the Principal

Dear Potrero Heights Families,

We had such a busy time preparing for parent-teacher conferences at Potrero! I’m certain that you have noticed that our report cards appear different this grading ...more

Lost and Found Rack

LostFound.jpgPlease check our lost and found rack for any items your child may have lost such as jackets, T-shirts, sweatshirts, sweaters, and lunch boxes/bags. If your child has lost any glasses, please check with the office. Please hang the items back if they do not belong to your child to make it easier for others to check for their lost items. All items left in the lost and found will be donated at the end of December when we go on winter break.

Thank you!

PHE is Bully Free!

Contact Information

Potrero Heights Elementary

8026 E. Hill Drive

S. San Gabriel, CA 91770

(626) 307 - 7010

Office Hours: 7:45 am - 4:00 pm

Registration: Please contact Ms. Yolanda

Please send any Box Tops for Education you have with your child to help support our school. Thank you!

PTA Membership Drive


Please support our school and join the PTA!

Click here for the Membership Flyer.


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Missed the Volunteer Orientation?

To Volunteer:

Less than 10 days per month: 

*Fill out a Volunteer Form

*Have a copy of your TB test (within the last 4 years)

*Turn in to Ms. Yolanda in the office.

More than 10 days per month:

*All of the above to Ms. Yolanda

*And we will send you for Fingerprinting where you will need to provide a valid form of ID.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Ho at (626) 307-7012.

Thank you!