Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Carolyn McKnight
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Performing arts
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Honors track
Project-based
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Rock band
Orchestra
Opera
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Library
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 100%
White 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 19%
Female 63%
Male 37%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 68%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
7
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
8
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Volleyball
Softball
Soccer
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Girls sports (misc.) Students Run LA - LA Marathon
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Yearbook
Student council / government
Math club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Foreign language and culture club
Drama club
Dance club
Art club
Clubs (misc.) Dance Team - hip hop
  Rock Band Club
Clubs - dance Latin dance
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 4:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Belvedere Middle School
  Our Lady of Guadalupe School
  Griffith Middle School
Students typically continue on to these schools Cal State LA
  Cal Poly Pomona
  Cal State Northridge

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Security personnel
School psychologist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Dance teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner LA Opera
Partner website Www.laopera.com
Partner Exploring the Arts
Partner website Www.exploringthearts.org
Partner Flourish Foundation
Partner website Www.theflourishfoundation.org
Partner Huntington Library
Partner website Www.huntington.org
Partner Los Angeles Education Partnership
Partner website Www.laep.org

Enrollment

Learn more Https://echoices.lausd.net
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 11/15/2013
# of applications received 250
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 125
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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