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,
Check out an article in The Argus Courier about the Sonoma County Office of Education (SCOE) STEAM Showcase where La Tercera students are prominantly featured!
La Tercera's elementary students were some of the youngest participants at the
SCOE STEAM Showcase at the Luther Burbank Center, Santa Rosa, on Friday, March 3. As students and teachers from Sonoma County's first STEM school, it was an honor and a pleasure to
participate.Our first graders presented the life cycle of a butterfly using hyperduino.
This technology allows student presentations to be heard at the touch of a button.
Second graders shared their knowledge of pollination and the hand pollinators they
Thank you parents for coming to learn from your student during our STEM Showcase Week March 14-17th! We are proud of the hard work students and teachers show in each video. Notice the level of academic language, cooperative learning and engaged presentations. We are creating the next generation of STEM creators!
If you could not make the showcase, experience every presentation by clicking on "School Videos La Tercera," right above our Twitter feed to the left of this page where you will find STEM Showcase videos for every grade. Enjoy, Mrs. Hodge.
Congratulations to our LT Eagles!
Students read books at home and in the classroom and took Accelerated Reader tests at school. Each book read got us closer to the goal of 45,367,755 throught the first trimester. Including non-fiction reading, La Tercera students read 46,146,145 as of March 3rd, the deadline!! This is 778,390 over the goal. Mrs. Hodge will be working with the dunk tank people to come up with a dunking date!
In the meantime,
La Tercera is proud to partner with Redwood Empire Food Bank during its annual Food Drive. Join usRead more ...