Details overview

Hours 8:45 AM - 3:50 PM
School leader Marsha Rybin
District Los Angeles Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Industrial shop
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Industrial shop
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Science lab
College / career center
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 48%
Hispanic 37%
Filipino 4%
Two or more races 4%
Asian 4%
Black 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 34%
Male 66%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 47%
English Language Learners 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
7
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Community service
Game club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically come from these schools Ivy Bound
  Miliken MS
  Portola MS

Awards

Academic award #1 Charter High School in CA
Year received 2013
Academic award US News and World Reports Best High Schools
Year received 2012
Academic award US News and World Reports Best High Schools
Year received 2011

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
PE instructor
Dance teacher
World languages spoken by staff French

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 02/04/2014
# of applications received 300
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 120
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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