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Hours 8:00 AM - 2:20 PM
School leader Cynthia Paulos
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Latin
Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Therapeutic
Early childhood program offered No

Support

12
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 58%
White 26%
Black 8%
Asian 5%
Pacific Islander 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 14%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 58%
Female 51%
Male 49%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Boys sports (misc.) Psychomotor
Girls sports (misc.) Psychomotor
Clubs (misc.) STAR Education
  GATE
  BGCV
Clubs Gardening
Girl Scouts
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Awards

Community service award Eco-Schools USA
Year received 2014
Academic award Math Matters
Year received 2012
Academic award Math Matters
Year received 2011

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner STAR
Partner website Http://www.starinc.org
Partner Beyond the Bell
Partner website Btb.lausd.net
Partner Boys & Girls Clubs of Venice
Partner website Www.bgcv.org
Partner Friends of Short Avenue
Partner website Www.FriendsOfShortAvenue.org

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 04/02/2013

Sources

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