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School Picnic

Join us for our all-school family picnic, Thursday, May 18 at 11:00 a.m. A brief recognition ceremony will be held at 11:50 a.m. We hope to see you there!



Science Olympiad Team!

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The Temple Academy team earned the BRONZE metal on March 4, 2017! The hands-on competition events were held at Occidental College! CLICK HERE for more photos from last year!


Go Temple Tigers!!! 

Open House Projects

Thank You, Mr. Richard Kno

Thank you, Richard Kno and the generous associates at AXA for your donation to our school.


Your donation enables our 6th grade students to visit USC and UCLA this year, and have snacks for their trips.


The memories and dreams you helped to nourish and create in the minds of our students is much appreciated and will not be forgotten.


Thank you again for your charitable donation! 

Ms. Caster and the Sixth Grade Classes


CLICK HERE for the official letter. 


Science, TechnologEngineering, Art, Math

Art Work Recognition


The following Temple Academy students were recognized before the Hacienda La Puente School Board and were honored for their amazing art work. 


* Jose - "Buffalo Dance" by Dorthy Strait

* Krystal - "The Starry Night" by Vincent Van Gogh

* Emily - "Tahitian Pastorals" by Paul Gauguin 


Attendance Celebration Day!

Temple Tigers! Great job for contributing to our 100% attendance on October 5! 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

Temple News Network - December Announcements!


CLICK HERE to view!

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!

2016-2017 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.

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!


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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. 

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 Events

May 1 - Principals' Day! We love you, Ms. Castner!

May 2 - High Frequency Assembly @ 1:15

May 3 - 6th Grade Testing begins

May 10 - Teacher Appreciation by Boosters

May 11 - Teacher Appreciation by Parents 

May 12 -  Mother's Day Tea Party 2:00-4:00 p.m.

May 15 -  Trimester Awards Assemblies 

May 16 - Primary Play Day 

May 17 - Upper Grade Play Day @ 11:00 a.m.

May 18 - School Picnic

May 22 - 6th Grade Promotion Ceremony 

May 23 - Last Day of School & 6th Grade Dance

May 29 - Memorial Day

Dates to Remember 


August 2016 - May 2017 Calendars 



Monday, February 13

Monday, February 20

Week of April 3-7

School Theme

Star Wars!

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to 

Ms. Jardine!

Temple Academy's Teacher

of the Year!



CONGRATULATIONS STUDENTS for your Temple Tiger achievement in ATTENDANCE!

Remember... ATTEND today, ACHIEVE tomorrow!

Temple Tiger Tokens!

Students! Earn your Temple Tiger Tokens and cash in for prizes at our STUDENT SUCCESS STORE every other Thursday! 


Temple Tigers are Terrific!

Tony the Tiger

School Rules



3. Be SAFE!

Ecosystem Projects


Volunteer Time