Meet Your Principal
Mr. Erasmo Garcia
Mr. Garcia has 13 years of experience working with innovative school systems as an administrator and five years of experience teaching elementary and middle school children in the classroom and in after-school programs. Prior to becoming a teacher, Mr. Garcia earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from University of California, San Diego. While still an undergraduate, he was recognized as a McNair Scholar for his research in behavioral and cognitive psychology. Mr. Garcia has held various leadership positions, including middle school assistant principal, high school assistant principal, middle school principal, and, most recently, elementary school principal. Among his many recognitions, he is most proud his Teacher of the Year Awards at both primary and secondary grade levels and Riverside County’s Bilingual Educators Succeeding Together (BEST) Administrator Award.
Mr. Garcia is a proud graduate of Monrovia High School and is an avid fan of the Wildcat football team. He also enjoys traveling, hiking, golfing, fishing, and spending time with his fiancee and his children. Mr. Garcia is excited to combine his unique academic, administrative, and personal life experiences to create a model school dedicated to bringing out the best in every child.