3
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School leader:  Dr. Althea Ford
2224 Walgrove Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90066

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(310) 305-3100
(310) 398-1627
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"MTMS achieves excellence by building on the rich diversity of our community."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band, Orchestra, Dance, Ceramics
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Korean, Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, PE classes, Soccer
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80 reviews

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Recent Comments


Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · March 08, 2016
I am so grateful that my child's teachers take the time to find out her strengths and get to know her as an individual. It makes school a more exciting and enriching experience for her and the other students.

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Submitted by a parent · March 08, 2016
Mark Twain Middle School is officially back as a wonderful option for local students. The district has installed a new principal, Dr. Althea Ford (from Beethoven) and a full time Orchestra teacher. There is a massive push in the neighborhood to... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · February 26, 2016
I am always worried that our great teachers will leave to other private jobs but surprisingly our best teachers are really committed to public school middle schoolers.

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · February 26, 2016
This year our wonderful new psychologist Dr. Yadegar has introduced an anti bullying program with an assembly with a YouTube star. I didn't know her but my daughter did. They also had an inclusion program from the Sandy Hook Promise foundation.... more

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Mark Twain Middle School
2224 Walgrove Avenue, Los Angeles, CA  90066
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 80 reviews. (310) 305-3100
Last modified Mark Twain Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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