Alma Fuerte is a public elementary school located in Altadena with a focus on entrepreneurship. We are currently enrolling TK-6 for the 2021-2022 school Year. All classes are capped at 25 students and have an aide. There is currently no waitlist for the 2021-2022 School Year. Enroll Today.

Alma Fuerte es una escuela publica ubicada en Altadena con un enfoque en el emprendimiento. Actualmente estamos inscribiendo grados TK-6 para el año escolar 2021-2022. Todas las clases tienen un límite de 25 estudiantes y tienen un asistente al maestro. Actualmente no hay lista de espera para el año escolar 2021-2022. Inscríba su hijo(s) hoy!

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Fill out this short application.

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Enrollment Eligibility

Alma Fuerte is a public school and does not charge tuition.
Alma Fuerte does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship, disability, national or ethnic origin in administration of its admission policies or education programs.

In accordance with Education Code Section 47605(d)(2)(B), admission preferences in the case of a lottery shall be given to the following students in the following order:

  • Students who are currently enrolled (exempt from the lottery pursuant to Education Code Section 47605(d)(2)(B))

  • Siblings of existing students

  • Children of Founding Parents, teachers and staff, combined, not to exceed 10% of total enrollment

  • Residents of the District

  • Students who qualify for free or reduced-price lunch

  • All other applicants

The waitlist for the current school year remains active until Alma Fuerte Public School’s admissions period commences for the following year. Applicants must re-apply for the lottery annually if the school is unable to offer them admission for the current year.
Alma Fuerte Public School staff is available to assist families in completing this paperwork if needed.


Eligibility for Kindergarten
Your child must be 5 years old on or before September 1st (Education Code 48000)


Eligibility for Transitional Kindergarten
Your child must turn 5 between Sept 2-Dec 2.

Questions? 626-204-5265, Hablamos Español!

Fuerte Family Events

  • Does My Child Have Special Needs?
    24-may. 17:00 – 18:00
    Do you suspect that your child has special needs? What is an IEP? Join us for a discussion led by Director Laurilie Keay.
  • Bubble Party
    mar. 25 de may.
    25-may. 18:00
    Altadena, 587 W Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001, USA
    A free safe way to have fun and make friends :)
  • Free Summer Camp for Alma Fuerte Students
    14-jun. 08:00 GMT-7 – 09-jul. 14:30 GMT-7
    Altadena, 119 W Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001, USA
    Alma Fuerte is hosting it's first ever summer camp!
  • Free Engineering/ Circuitry Course starting Aug 2021
    17-ago. 17:00
    Altadena, 119 W Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001, USA
    Sign up immediately in order to receive your supplies on time for the first class!
  • How to Prepare your Child for Kinder/ TK
    Time is TBD
    Altadena, 119 W Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001, USA
    What academic and social goals should you be working on with your child for a successful transition to school? RSVP to receive event updates.
  • Alma Fuerte Public School Campus Tour
    Time is TBD
    Altadena, 119 W Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001, USA
    An In-Person tour to learn more about what makes Alma Fuerte special RSVP to be notified of the next tour date. Únase a nosotros para un recorrido en persona. Aprenda más sobre lo que hace que Alma Fuerte sea especial y por qué es la mejor opción para su familia.
  • Music Therapy Time with Mr. Perales and Mr. Kam
    mié. 12 de may.
    Meeting ID: 943 7175 0674 Passcode: music
    12-may. 18:00 – 19:00
    Meeting ID: 943 7175 0674 Passcode: music
    Music Therapy is a FREE event hosted by Alma Fuerte Public School's amazing and innovative team geared towards those who need to use song and dance as a therapeutic release after a long day!