Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Mr. Nery Paiz
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Project-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Orchestra
0
Languages
Music Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 75%
Asian 7%
Black 4%
White 2%
Pacific Islander 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 22%
Female 48%
N/A 52%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 85%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Rugby
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
7
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Flag football
Rugby
Softball
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Drill Team
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Rugby
Soccer
Track
Clubs Community service
Drama club
Drill team
Gardening
Recycling club
Student council / government
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Eagle Rock Middle
  Irving Middle

Awards

Academic award 800 API Honor School
Year received 2013

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Tagalog

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Occidental College
  Reading Is Fundamental
  Harmony Project

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 75
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 70
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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