Opened in 1961, Monte Vista High School is serves the Spring Valley community. Its students reside from all over East…More County, including La Mesa, Lemon Grove, Rancho San Diego, El Cajon and Spring Valley.
Monte Vista is a part of the Grossmont Union High School District. It is the home of the Monarchs. The school colors are crimson and gold. The principal is Randy Montesanto.
Sitting atop a hill across from Monte Vista High School, Loma Elementary School has been providing education to…More children in Spring Valley since 1979.
The school tries to engage with the community through many student-parent initiatives, including movie nights, reading programs, community-building lunches and teacher bulletins sent directly to parents.
Principal Julie Bankes leads a diverse student population, which gathers every morning, as the entire school recites the Pledge of Allegiance together, as one.
The school also stresses six important characteristics of its students: caring, responsibility, trustworthiness, respect, fairness and citizenship.