Rivera Middle School Home

Quality Education Today for a Better Tomorrow

News & Announcements


Required Weekly Testing

Weekly testing will occur on Fridays at Rivera Middle School. We would like to inform you that if your child is absent on the scheduled day of testing, you will need to take your child to a centrally located district COVID-19 Test site prior to your child’s return to school. No Home test

Covid testing information

Attached is a letter from our Superintendent, Dr. Esparza, regarding ongoing testing for students and staff.  This testing will be a self-administered nasal swab processed by Pico Care Pharmacy and will be conducted at school each Friday through your child's Spanish Classes. Also attached is a consent form giving your authorization for your student to be tested by Pico Care at Rivera Middle School. A consent form must be turned in.

Required testing information

Please know that COVID-19 Testing for all students is required to return to in-person instruction. Students will not be tested at school. Students can test today ( Thursday , Jan 13, 2022) from 7:30 am -12pm at the El Rancho Educational Center ( across the street from El Rancho High School).

Important information from the Superintendent

ERUSD students and staff will now be required to show proof of a negative COVID test prior to returning to school after the winter break. Therefore, the winter break will be extended to January 11th for PreK to 12 students. Classes will resume Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Mission Statement

Students will be challenged to become college and career ready and life-long learners. The El Rancho Unified School District will actively partner with the community as its leading educational institution that provides a technology rich and innovative learning environment for all students.