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PAAM Earns National Music Awar...

​​for Outstanding Music Program

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Upcoming Events

​​What's happening?

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Learning Without Limits

​​PAAM students are engaged, talented, and learning.

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The Many Talents of PAAM

​​Every student is a performer.

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PAAM is an AVID School.

​​We are AVID strong.

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Music enhances brains.

​​Musicians performing their own compositions.

upcoming events

  • CAASPP Testing Window

    When: 30 Apr 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Memorial Day

    When: 28 May 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Minimum Day- Last Day of School

    When: 31 May 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Independence Day

    When: 04 Jul 2018 @ 12:00 AM
District Initiatives
  • 2017-2018 Board Approved LCAP

    2017-2018 Board Approved LCAP is available here.To leave feedback and comments click here.El plan LCAP 2017-2018 aprobado por la mesa directiva está disponible aquí. Comparta sus comentarios y retroal...

  • Safe Learning Zones

    ​Resolution No. 2017/53, Resolution of the Board of Education to Make the District and All Campuses Safe Learning Zones for All Students, Families, and Staff, was adopted by the Board on March 13, 201...

  • Digital Gateway

    Jurupa Unified has launched a Digital Gateway initiative, meaning the district will equip each student in grades 2-12 with a Chromebook to take to and from school. Each Chromebook will be moni...

  • District Solar Generation

    Jurupa Unified School District believes in and practices environmental integrity. Thanks to the community's support many of our school sites are supplied with solar generators that both minimize our ...

  • Measure EE

    Learn more about upgrades to classrooms, facilities and technology here​.

Welcome to Pacific Avenue Academy of Music

Knowledge...Honor...Involvement!​
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Learning Without Limits

Music thrives daily at PAAM.  Jurupa Unified School District opened the program 1.5 years ago specifically to harmonize music with academics, and the campus will serve as a music magnet school not only for the district, but also for Riverside County and the Inland Southern California region.  All students, from special education preschoolers to sixth graders, have opportunities to experience music theory, music appreciation and critiquing, and music performance.   All students participate vocal and instrumental music and develop piano keyboarding skills.  Primary grades take part in Orff-type activities and upper grade students learn woodwinds, brass, percussion, and/or strings.  Music is specifically taught by qualified teachers to every student, including all special education students s...

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Principal's Message

Welcome to Pacific Avenue Academy of Music!Did you know that 66% of students accepted to medical school are musicians?  Did you know that music students receive more academic honors and awards than non-music students?  Did you know that musicians score about 100 points higher on the SAT than non-musicians? At Pacific Avenue Academy of Music (PAAM), all students from preschool through sixth grade participate in music.  Music builds neuropathways helping students to learn more, concentrate fuller, think creatively, and develop better social skills.  We are building better brains through the systematic instruction of music performance, theory, and appreciation. In addition to our unique music program, students at PAAM focus on developing skills that enable each to·      Build a strong base of...

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Love your Chromebook

Have a PAAM student with a Chromebook? ​Let's learn some CB care basics to make these new learning tools last.  

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PAAM Music Performances

PAAM students had the opportunity to show off their musical talents at Rubidoux High School. Parents, faculty, and members of the community were seated in the audience. Students demonstrated what they learned in their first school year at our new music academy. We couldn't be prouder of them. Students were on stage performing with professionalism and confidence. Bravo, everyone. You were all amazing up there. This shows us what can be accomplished in a school year with hard work and dedication. 

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PAAM TV

View the latest PAAM TV Morning Announcements. 

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Latest News

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16 Apr2018

Superintendent Visits PAAM

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​Mr. Elliot Duchon, JUSD Superintendent, visited PAAM.  He is a great supporter of PAAM's unique music program.  PAAM students always enjoy performing for Mr. Duchon.  ...

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10 Apr2018

Outstanding AVID Student

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​Xavier was recognized as a Standout AVID Student for the RIMS region.  This was read about Xavier at the Awards Ceremony, "Xavier exemplifies AVID student.  He is always...