Elysian Heights school adds kindergarten class

Earlier this year Elysian Heights Elementary Principal Veronica Herrera appealed to Elysian Heights and Echo Park parents to consider sending their kids to the school after L.A. Unified cut one of  Elysian’s two kindergarten classes.  Now, a Friends of Elysian Heights parents says the district has restored the second kindergarten class, and the school is taking applications before classes begin on Sept. 13.

Photo from Elysian Heights Elementary website


  1. Horray for the principal and for the parents who enrolled their kids!

  2. Great news!!

  3. Veronica, you are doing a fabulous job! Our little neighborhood school and the children are lucky to have you!

  4. This is GREAT NEWS!
    Thanks for working so hard to make this happen Veronica!

  5. Fantastic!! Those of who are already enrolled are thrilled.

  6. Is Ms. Peck still there? She was the best pre-school teacher ever.

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