School of Technology & Arts I
1111 S. 7th St. | La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 | 608-789-7695 | Fax: 608-789-7030

Welcome to School of Technology and Arts I!

The School of Technology and Arts I is a public charter elementary school serving Kindergarten through Grade 5.

SOTA is free, just like any other public school, but is not a boundary school. As a Choice and Charter School within the School District of La Crosse, all of the families interested in attending SOTA I must apply at here.

School Hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday  8 am to 3:15 pm
Wednesday 8 am to 11:45 am

Call (608)789-7695 to set up a tour of the school
Principal: Ben Burns

If you are interested in enrolling a child in the school district, contact our Welcome Center at 608-789-7756.

Summer School Meal Sites

The Summer Food Service Program, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and administered by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, provides free nutritious meals to children during the summer when school meals are typically unavailable. Meals can be eaten outside or taken off-site. Cafeterias will not be open to the public for eating meals.

For sites without a breakfast time indicated, breakfast meals will be handed out at lunch to take out for the following day.

Neighborhood food site location and additional food pick up details:

  • All children 18 or younger in the household may receive one breakfast meal and one lunch meal daily, Monday – Friday
  • Parents may pick up meals on behalf of eligible children
  • No identification is required


View the meal sites by clicking below.