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The Many Talents of PAAM

​​Every student is a performer.

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PAAM Dedication and Ribbon Cut...

​​A Magical, Musical Night...

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PAAM is an AVID School.

​​We are AVID strong.

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Great Attendance, Great Succes...

​​Great Attendance, Great Success

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Music enhances brains.

​​Musicians performing their own compositions.

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​​Next Generation Science Standards

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Saturday School


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​​Pacific Avenue Academy of Music

upcoming events

  • Lincoln Day- No School

    When: 12 Feb 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Minimum Day

    When: 16 Feb 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Presidents' Day

    When: 19 Feb 2018 @ 12:00 AM
  • Cindy Rodriguez Spring Festival

    When: 21 Mar 2018 @ 3:00 PM
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


Our Mission

Pacific Avenue Elementary School is a place of learning, community spirit, and kindheartedness. Pacific Avenue School is currently serving approximately 400 transitional kindergarten through sixth grade regular education students, plus another 100 students participating in SDC preschool, K-2 SDC, 2-3 SDC, DHH, and Head Start programs. According to CBEDS and STAR Demographic data, 92.82% of Pacific Avenue students receive free or reduced lunch and 49% of students are English learners.  Ethnic distribution is 83% Hispanic, 9% African American, 6% White (not Hispanic), and 2% Other.   At Pacific Avenue Elementary School, standards-based instruction and researched-based teaching strategies promote fuller student knowledge bases and higher student achievement. Students receive instruction desig...

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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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View the latest PAAM TV Morning Announcements. 

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Latest News

22 Jan2018

UCR Exchange Students & Th...


​UCR Students from Korea shared Korean games with PAAM students in Think Together.  This has been an on-going collaboration between UCR and PAAM benefiting all students. ...

17 Jan2018

Miles of Smiles


​Students receive dental education and examinations through the generous efforts of Miles of Smiles.