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

Programs

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
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) CommonCore StateStandards
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Cooperative Groups (Kagan)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

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

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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%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 85%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
7
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Flag football
Rugby
Softball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Rugby
Soccer
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Drill Team
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

Dress code None
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
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: Speech and language therapist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
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

Application or enrollment process Yes
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