Welcome to Mountain View Elementary!

  • View of the Mountain View front door. Here at Mountain View Elementary, we pride ourselves on creating a supportive learning environment. Our belief is that the best learning takes place in a safe, comfortable, supportive, and challenging environment. Additionally, we know that a good education is a lifelong, developmental, and active process. It takes all of us to work together to accomplish our mission for each and every child. We encourage and welcome our families to be actively involved in their child's education.

What makes us unique at Mountain View

  • For 54 years, Mountain View Elementary has educated generations of Lacey residents. Students who attended our school have returned as teachers, parents and grandparents! This continuity and tradition complements the high expectations we have for our students.

    Some of our programs include:

    • School-Wide Title I program
    • Self-Manager program
    • School Garden
    • PTA Family Activities
    • Early Learning Center
    • Student Clubs

Current Goals

  • Academic Gap Goal:

    • By June 2024, the gap between students identified as ELL and those not identified as ELL scoring in the low-risk category on the easy CBM assessments will decrease by 10% as follows:
    Grade (Assessment) Fall easyCBM gap Winter easyCBM gap Spring easyCBM goal
    Kindergarten (WRF) N/A 13% (4 students) 3%
    Grade 1 (WRF) 13% 36% (3 students) 3%
    Grade 2 (PRF) 2% 9% (6 students) 0%
    Grade 3 (PRF) 31% 9% (6 students) 0%
    Grade 4 (math) 15% 10% (13 students) 5%
    Grade 5 (math) 8% 56% (2 students) 0%

    Behavior or Social-Emotional Gap Goal:

    • The gap between students identified as Hispanic and White who are regular attenders will decrease by 8% from September 2023 to June 2024 (eliminating the gap between these two groups of students).

    Download the whole School Improvement Plan >> (PDF) Updated spring 2024

Our Mission

  • Assure that all students are provided with the skills, attitudes, and learning necessary to become contributing members of our diverse and changing society.

Traits & Pledge

  • Mountain Lion Traits

    • be caring
    • be safe
    • be responsible

    Mountain Lion Pledge

    • I will care for myself and others
    • I will be safe with myself and others.
    • I will be a responsible citizen.
    • I will always do my best.

Community Partnerships

Community Involvement

  • Mountain View values the strong support of our families, alumni, and community. Volunteer opportunities include mentoring, tutoring, participating in events and field trips, helping in the classroom, and more. 

Survey Results



  • For enrollment, demographics, SBA results, and other numbers, see the OSPI Report Card.

Mountain View Building History

  • Mountain View Elementary was built in 1956 on 13.8 acres. It is located at 1900 College Street SE in Lacey. In 2000, a major modernization was completed, utilizing bond and state assistance funds. The project included the modernization of the building and site and street frontage improvements In 2010, a major upgrade and reconfiguration of the portable classroom buildings was completed. The 49,944 square foot building, including 29 instructional spaces, plus 15 portable classrooms serve kindergarten through fifth grade. An 8-plex preschool center was added in 2015.