Built in the 1940's, the school's appearance is pleasing and well groomed. Students feel proud of their school and contribute to its cleanliness. Linda Vista Elementary give a vintage look to the neighborhood.
Providing safe and well-maintained schools is a top priority for the school district. To ensure that all classrooms and facilities are maintained in a manner that supports instruction, a scheduled maintenance program is administered by the district.
To further support learning, a variety of tutoring areas, such as resource classrooms and rooms are available. Teachers have access to a centralized workroom, reading resource rooms, staff-development room, a multi-purpose media room, and a room for adaptive physical education.
Improvements are underway with funding from Proposition S.
The school's location is convenient to Interstates 163 and 805 freeways. Its proximity to Mesa Community College and the University of San Diego make for thriving community partnerships with these institutions of higher learning.