Welcome Home to Rowland Unified - The Premiere District of the San Gabriel Valley!
Who Has 4 National Blue Ribbon Schools - 16 California State Distinguished Schools and more state Golden Bell awards than any other school district in the region? Look no further than Rowland Unified!
a2009 - Rowland High School Named "One of the Top High Schools in the Nation" by Newsweek Magazine
a2009 - District approves iQ Academy charter petition for on-line school
Beyond our many awards and achievements, we at Rowland Unified have a proven commitment to excellence, offering students and families exceptional learning opportunities along with a caring culture that will enble them to become global thinkers and leaders.
We are located 40 miles east of Los Angeles, and are proud to be one of the leading mid-sized school districts in California. With more than 16,000 students and 23 elementary and secondary schools, we serve the communities of Rowland Heights, Walnut, La Puente, City of Industry and West Covina. Permits allow students from other communities to attend our schools.
In addition, we impact the community with programs for more than 5,000 adults through Rowland Adult and Community Education.
A Continuous Vision of Excellence
Thanks to the support of our community, Rowland Unified is utilizing $118 Million in Measure R bond funds, for continued modernization and beautification of our schools and classrooms.
We have great schools! Students receive an academically rigorous, standards-based education in a caring, supportive environment that promotes personal growth and develops future leaders. We offer innovative and dynamic academic programs at both high schools, such as the prestigious International Baccalaureate certificate, Advanced Placement courses and the national award-winning Career Pathways programs.
With innovative programs at all school levels, a caring school culture, exceptional extra-curricular programs and a strong committment to the arts, Rowland Unified is the right choice for your family.
Board Vision: The Rowland Unified School District promotes, expects and accepts nothing short of excellence. We have a collective commitment to be the best school district in California.