Lomita Park Elementary School is a K-5 school for San Bruno students in the Millbrae School District. Lomita Park Elementary is a California Distinguished School and has received the J. Russell Kent Award for exemplary after school programs. In 2009, the school increased its API score by 111 points, which was the highest increase in San Mateo County. Lomita Park Elementary is a "pod" institution, which operates on the philosophy that the school has a minimum number of walls but maximum collaboration between staff and students. Lynne Ferrario is the principal.