Elementary School is described as the “hidden gem” of the Norwalk La Mirada
Unified School District. Our school
grounds are some of the prettiest in La Mirada with big beautiful trees, a
garden full of flowers planted by our students, and a well-maintained inviting
playground. Dulles Elementary is a
Spring Beautification award winner for the City of La Mirada! Dulles Elementary
School is an exceptional place where all children have the opportunity to grow
socially, emotionally, and academically in a safe and positive learning
Dulles’ small school setting and
generous parent involvement create a tight-knit community atmosphere. Dulles’ staff and parents are dedicated to
providing enrichment programs and events to promote school spirit and foster a
positive school climate. Our students
work together with PTA throughout the school year to plant and maintain Dulles’
school garden, which greets them every day as they enter the school grounds. Through the generosity of our PTA, Dulles students
enjoy a year-long music program, field trips, assemblies, and family
nights. Our collaborative school events
highlight our students’ achievements and talents with award assemblies and
talent shows. Our PTA parents volunteer
more than 7,000 hours per year at Dulles!
They are truly a vital part of our school community.
Dulles teachers are dedicated and
genuinely care about our students. In
addition to providing a rigorous academic setting, our teachers also
concentrate their efforts to ensure that our students are good communicators,
are great thinkers, and are respectful of others. All staff members are involved in creating a
very caring learning climate at Dulles Elementary. Our classrooms are print-rich environments
that create a warm and welcoming place that supports student success. Our school has established clear performance
standards aligned with Common Core State Standards and sets high-level
expectations for all students.
Dulles has earned the esteemed
honor of a 2014 California Distinguished School. The state bestows this award upon the most
exemplary and inspiring schools in California.
Dulles is proud of this distinction and of the excellent education we provide