Jurupa USD

Robert Garcia, Board President; Elliott Duchon, Superintendent; Maureen Dalimot, Principal; Mike Wasinger, Instrumental Music Teacher; Mary Golden, Music Teacher; Jana McLemore, Strings Teacher

The Pacific Avenue Academy of Music at Jurupa USD is a model of innovation. The Pacific Avenue Academy of Music infuses music into every aspect of learning and is the only academy of its kind in Riverside County and the surrounding region. The school helps every pre-K through sixth-grade student learn music theory, appreciation/analysis and performance, while ensuring that daily reading, writing, math and other academic lessons integrate musical training as well.