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Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

6
Facilities
including: Parent center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
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
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Facilities Art room
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent center
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 94%
Black 5%
White 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 18%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 100%
Female 51%
Male 49%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
4
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Rugby
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Rugby
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Dance
Girls sports (misc.) Dance
Clubs Math club
Student council / government
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:30 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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 Alliance Judy Ivie Burton Technology High School
  Alliance Cindy & Bill Simon Technology HIgh School
  Alliance Pattie and Peter Neuwirth Leadership Academy

Awards

Community service award Award of Excellence: Working with Parents as Partners
Year received 2014
Academic award LACOE Math Field Day 8th Grade Overall Winner
Year received 2014

Teachers

15
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Tagalog

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner After-School All-Stars
Partner website Http://www.afterschoolallstars.org/
Partner Didi Hersch Community Mental Health
Partner website Http://www.didihersch.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.laalliance.org/forms/application_updated/en/v2/index.jsp
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 230
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 155
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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