Inspiring Summers Registration Now Open!

La Honda-Pescadero

On the San Mateo County coast, the La Honda-Pescadero community serves families of La Honda, Loma Mar, Pescadero, and San Gregorio. The La Honda-Pescadero community is proud to be engaged with The Big Lift to provide high-quality preschool, summer, attendance, and family engagement programming to support closing the achievement gap.

Inspiring Summers Registratation


La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District


Pescadero Elementary School


June 24 – July 26


Rising K — Rising 3

Program Manager

Kristen Lindstrom
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Vacation Days

June 19 & July 4-5

Pescadero Elementary School Register Here

In English | En Español

The Big Lift transformed home literacy practices in our community by promoting the importance of reading at home from the earliest ages.

Amy Wooliever, Superintendent, La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District

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Success Story

Strong Partnerships Support Student Learning and Engagement!

The La Honda-Pescadero Big Lift programs have built strong partnerships with San Mateo County Library programs, Bay Area Discovery Museum, CuriOdyssey, TomKat Ranch, and Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks among other great community agencies. Teachers report benefiting from the additional curriculum support and students love the access to STEAM activities and inspiring field trips!

Community Demographics

The Big Lift Partners

Community Partners

Community Impact Report

This 2019 La Honda-Pescadero Inspiring Summers report presents the inspiring outcomes of this holistic learning experience blending academics with enrichment, social-emotional skill development, and community engagement.

Download the report

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The Big Lift- Back to Home


The Big Lift initiative is led by San Mateo County, San Mateo County Libraries, and San Mateo County Office of Education with the aim of increasing third grade reading proficiency in San Mateo County through evidenced-based strategies and collaboration with community stakeholders.


San Mateo County, CA