Details overview

Hours 07:50 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Darryl Garris & Olivia Eagleson
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Homeroom/advisory
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

6
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Deafness
Developmental delay
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Traumatic brain injury
Visual impairment, including blindness
Other health impairment
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms
Push-in model
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 90%
Black 8%
Asian 1%
White 0%
Two or more races 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 46%
Male 54%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 96%
English Language Learners 30%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
10
Clubs
including: Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
PE classes
Rugby
Soccer
Wrestling
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
PE classes
Rugby
Soccer
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
Game club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM
After school program offered Yes

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Cienega Elementary
  Alta Loma Elementary
  Hillcrest Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy

Teachers

12
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Korean
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Armenian

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Beat the Streets
Partner website Http://www.http://beatthestreets-la.org/
Partner Teach For America
Partner website Http://www.teachforamerica.org
Partner UCLA Anatomy Academy
Partner website Http://www.medstudent.ucla.edu/
Partner After School All Stars
Partner website Http://www.afterschoolallstars.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.brightstarschools.org/District/Portal/Enrollment
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014