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Three Reasons to Enroll Your Child at Temple Academy:

1. Temple Academy is a Gold Ribbon community of successful learners and citizens.

2. Your child will enjoy learning in brand new technology labs and media library.

3. A free After-School Enrichment Program is provided each day until 6:00 p.m.

Choose Temple Academy!


Temple Academy Family Picnic!

Temple Academy Families!

Join us for our annual Family Picnic on Thursday, May 17 at 11:00 a.m. Bring a blanket or folding chair and your favorite picnic lunch!


We hope to see you there!

It's Your Choice (Sixth-Grade Talk Show)

Science Olympiad Team!


This year, fifth and sixth-grade students competed at the regional Science Olympiad on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at Occidental College. They competed in hands-on and problem-solving events. Our Temple Academy science team was led by Ms. Jardine, 5th grade teacher. 


Congratulations to our team who earned the BRONZE metal at the medal ceremony! CLICK HERE for more photos from last year!


Go Temple Tigers!!! 


Thank you, AXA Friends!

Thank you Aaron Grifffin and Richard Kno for your generous contributions to our school! 


Click here to read the THANK YOU LETTER from the Principal. 

Open House Projects

STEAM Artbots


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Attendance Celebration Day!

Temple Tigers! Great job for contributing to our 100% attendance! We reached our goal!


Thank you parents and students for making these special attendance days successful!

Who knew coming to  school could be so much FUN?!!

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News Broadcast - TNN


A blast from the past... 

Temple News Network - December Announcements!


CLICK HERE to view! 2016


CLICK HERE to view! 2017

Attendance Matters!


We encourage students to come to school every day and on time. Our goal for Temple Academy is to achieve a 98% attendance rate.  


Did you know schools with high attendance rates have higher achievement as well? Have your child set a GOAL to not be absent more than three times in a school year.


Students who are here every day earn:


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  • Food vouchers!
  • Bonus recess!
  • Special events!
  • Buttons/trophies!
  • Better Grades!
  • Increased School Connectedness!
  • Improved Peer Relationships!

Breakfast/Lunch Applications Available!


Students at Temple Academy can enjoy a FREE healthy and nutritious breakfast and lunch every day. Complete an application today! This benefit is available for ALL eligible enrolled students. Come for breakfast by 7:45 am and get off to a GREAT and HEALTHY START! 

Apply for FREE and REDUCED Meals Online!

Click here for an Online Meal Application

or go to 



* Available 24 Hours/7 Days a Week

* Save time!

* Faster processing!

* No long lines!

* No car necessary!


Call 626.933.3901 for more information.

Gold Ribbon School



Congratulations, TEMPLE ACADEMY, for receiving the GOLD RIBBON AWARD from the California Department of Education. School Focus: Collaborative Learning Structures


Our students did an amazing job on the panel review. Great work! 


CLICK HERE for more information. 

School Spirit Days!


Spirit Days for the remainder of the school year:


Friday, May 11 - Hawaiian Day! (or bright colored shirt)

Contact Us


Principal: Mary Castner


Office Manager: Darlene Quintana 

Phone: 626-933-3101 

Fax: 626.855.3782 

Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m.


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School Calendar

School Events

May 7-11 - Temple Academy Staff Appreciation Week

May 10 - Parents provide lunch for staff

May 11 - School Spirit Day: Hawaiian Shirts

May 11 - 6th Grade Assignments Due by 8:00 a.m.

May 13 - Mother's Day

May 17 - School Family Picnic at 11:00 a.m.

May 18 - End of Year Awards TK-5th Grades only

May 21 - Primary Grade Play Day

May 22 - Upper Grade Play Day

May 23 - 6th Grade Awards and Promotion Ceremony @ 8:30 a.m.

May 24 - 6th Grade Dance and BBQ

May 24 - Last Day of School

Dates to Remember 

2017 - 2018



Monday, September 4, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Week of November 27, 2017

December 25-29, 2017

January 1-5, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 12, 2018

Monday, January 19, 2018

April 2-6, 2018

Principal of the Year

Congratulations to 

Ms. Castner!

HLPUSD Principal of the Year!

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Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to 

Mrs. Heyman!

Temple Academy's Teacher

of the Year!


Mrs. Heyman


CONGRATULATIONS STUDENTS for your Temple Tiger achievement in ATTENDANCE!

Remember... ATTEND today, ACHIEVE tomorrow!


Tiger Bucks!

Students! Earn your Tiger Bucks and cash in for prizes at our STUDENT SUCCESS STORE!

Temple Tigers are Terrific!

Tony the Tiger

School Rules



3. Be SAFE!


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