La Tercera Elementary School is the first elementary STEM school in Sonoma County. As a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) focused school, we are creating the next generation of innovators. We offer your child different ways of learning with a ‘hands-on” approach to learning. With pride, energy, engagement, perseverance and ownership of learning, our La Tercera students prepare for the future using out-of-the-box thinking to do amazing things while a student in our learning community. We offer a dedicated science lab,
Author, Gene Luen Yang is coming to LT tomorrow! He is also the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and is a MacArthur Fellow, a recipient of what's popularly known as the MacArthur "Genius" Grant. Gene will be coming to La Tercera this Monday, November 13th to talk
A special Art Mural project kick offs the 2017-18 school year at La Tercera with art that engages all our students and enhances our school’s creative environment. Panels will give visual voice to “everything we love about STEM” and reflect real learning activities/approaches undertaken in the classroom: focus is life-science. Class by class,
Our amazing community partner, Orchard Supply Hardware and Garden Store, (OSH) right here in Petaluma, has been behind the amazing transformation of our outdoor spaces on campus this year. Green thumb parents Kelsea Simerson and Jennifer King were in OSH wanting to pick up six plants for a small place on campus and starting talking with Laura, the wonderful head of the plant department. Before we knew it, OSH was offering to help out with the hands-on project to beautify our school! A whole group from OSH,
La Tercera is proud to partner with Redwood Empire Food Bank during its annual Food Drive. Join usRead more ...