Firefighters were sent to Opportunities for Learning Day Care Charter School at 456 W. Montana St. at 5:45 a.m. They had the fire out within 45 minutes, Lisa Derderian of the Pasadena Fire Department said.
"The structure is deemed uninhabitable and is likely a total loss" Derderian said.
How the fire started was not immediately known. The fire was just off
Lincoln Avenue, two blocks north of John Muir Junior High School.