School Facts

  • La Rosa Elementary School was completed just in time for the start of the 2006-2007 school-year, housing kindergarten through sixth grade students.
  • Where almond trees once stood, this school site now exists for the young students of the Ceres community.
  • La Rosa Elementary currently serves 585 students.
  • La Rosa Elementary School was named after the La Rosa family of Ceres.  The La Rosa family originally owned the land upon which the school was built.      
  • In 2011, the cam­pus received the addition of two new build­ings; an administration-library complex and an additional classroom wing. The new administration-library complex opened for use in October 2011. This new facil­ity provides the staff a functional space to serve over 500 students enrolled at La Rosa Elementary. This facility also includes a meeting room to ensure confidentiality of student information during parent conferences.
  • The new instructional wing opened to students and teachers during the 2011- 2012 school year. This building houses a pre-school class, a severely handicapped kindergar­ten-first grade class, and a severely handicapped pre-school class, as well as restrooms for student use.
  • La Rosa Elementary School is a tobacco free school.
  • La Rosa Elementary School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation or disability.