Fire Damages Chula Vista Elementary School | NBC 7 San Diego

Fire Damages Chula Vista Elementary School

The fire did $300,000 in damage to the computer lab, according to officials.



    The fire started in the computer lab at Rice Elementary on Fourth Ave. in Chula Vista.

    Investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire at an elementary school in Chula Vista.

    Crews were called to Lilian J. Rice Elementary School around 8 a.m. Sunday. No one was injured.

    According to the Chula Vista Elementary School District public information office, the fire was mostly contained to the computer lab. The estimate for structural damage alone is $300,000.

    Classes took place Monday as usual. Students weren’t able to use the computer lab or library, which shares a wall with the lab.

    District officials have promised to rebuild the lab.

    Check back for updates on this developing story.