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Elk, California, where the forests and meadows meet the sea

The place we call home

Community Services & Organizations


Local Schools


Greenwood Preschool

5150 S Highway 1
PO Box 22
Elk, CA 95432
(707) 877-3361


License #233008824

Greenwood Preschool, located at the Greenwood School, provides a play-based learning program forchildren ages 2 - 5 from 8:00 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday.  Tuition is free to income-eligible families.  For more information or to schedule an appointment to visit the school, call Julianne Johnston at (707) 877-3361 or email .


Albion School

30400 Albion Ridge Road
Albion, CA 95410
(707) 937-2968
Principal, Kim Humrichouse (707) 937-0564,


For Elk students in grades Kindergarten through Grade 3, Albion School is the closest elementary school.  Serving students for 18 years, the school is located on the forested Albion Ridge Road, 3 miles east of Highway 1.  The school is one of the few "one room school houses" left in California. 


Mendocino Unified School District

District Office
44141 Little Lake Road
PO Box 1154
Mendocino, CA 95460
(707) 937-5868
Fax:  (707) 937-0714

Jason Morse, Superintendent,


Board of Trustees
Michael Schaeffer, President, 
Jessica Grinberg, Clerk
Windspirit Aum
Jim Gay (Elk)
Mark Morton