Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 3:25 PM
School leader Gerardo Felix
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Multiculturalism / Global
Special Education
Social justice
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Internships
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Nahuatl
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) Nahuatl

Support

8
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
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 97%
White 1%
Black 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Two or more races 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 15%
Female 47%
Male 53%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Clubs
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Girls sports (misc.) Martial Arts
Boys sports (misc.) Martial Arts
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Model UN
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 5:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Nahuatl

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner University of California, Los Angeles
Partner website Www.ucla.edu
Partner Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples
Partner website Http://www.7genfund.org/
Partner International Baccalaureate
Partner website Www.ibo.org
Partner Claremont Colleges
Partner website Www.claremont.edu
Partner The David Lynch Foundation
Partner website Http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.semillasdelpueblo.org/#!admissions/c1b60
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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