Smith River Elementary School


  • Smith River School is the only Preschool through 8th grade school in the Del Norte County Unified School District.  We strive to provide the best academic, social and athletic programs in a small family oriented school and community.  We are the northern most school in Del Norte County and the only Preschool through 8th grade facility with just under 250 students.    The cultural background of all students is respected and ethnic studies are incorported into the school curriculum and program whenever possible.  Smith River, CA is famous for the lily bulb fields, dairy cows and the beautiful Smith River.

History


  • Smith River School opened in 1965.