Richards Elementary School was founded in 1928 and is located on Santa Monica Boulevard and Day Avenue, across the street from St. Monica Catholic School.
Students who attend Richards School have many opportunities available to them, such as band, orchestra, art, physical education and student council, among others.
Richards School also provides special education to students who require it, along with physical therapy, occupational therapy and many other different types of support for Richards school students. It also offers Milestones, a before- and after-school childcare program for families with guardians unavailable during the school day.
- Founding Date: 1928
- Number of students: 726
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: On-street: free
- Grade levels: K - 5
- Special education: Yes