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Welcome to our school! We believe that parent participation is key to student success; our new website is designed to provide parents with all the information they need to be active participants in their student’s education. You will find that the site works just as well on mobile devices as it does on a desktop so you can find information on the go.

Our Mission

Welcome to our school! We believe that parent participation is key to student success; our new website is designed to provide parents with all the information they need to be active participants in their student’s education. You will find that the site works just as well on mobile devices as it does on a desktop so you can find information on the go.

News & Announcements

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at 5:30 PM for a parent workshop on how to encourage your child to start thinking about college at an early age. Click on the link for meeting details.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at 5:30 PM for the parent workshop "Developing Emotional Intelligence". Click on the link for meeting details.

School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

Every K-12 public school in California is required by state law to publish a School Accountability Report Card (SARC) each year. The SARC contains information about the condition and performance of each school and is available for families to view. Click on the headline to access the full report.

Transportation Opt-In for Fall 2024

Secure your seat for Fall 2024! LAUSD is now offering bus transportation to all students. You must opt-in to request a seat. Visit LAUSD.org/schoolbus or click on the title for more information.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at 5:30 PM for the parent workshop "Stress Management for Parents". Click on the link for meeting details.

CSUN Science Day - 4/27/2024

Join us for a day of science and fun at CSUN Science Day on April 27th, 2024 from 1:30pm to 4:30pm. Click on the title to view the flyer.

Buy Your Yearbook Today!

Don't forget to buy your yearbook! The price goes up in June. Click on the title to view the flyer.
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LAUSD Region North STEAM Fest 2024

This is a free event for families to participate at the STEAM Fest at the Discovery Cube in Sylmar on Saturday, April 20, 2024 from 9:00-12:30pm. Click on the title to get the registration link. Registration includes free admission, swag bag and access to the even activities and snacks.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at 5:30 PM for the parent workshop "The Importance of Developing a Positive Identity". Click on the link for meeting details.

LAUSD Arts Festival

LAUSD Arts Festival is on Saturday, April 27, 2024, 9am - 4pm at LA City College. If you wish to attend, click on the title for more information and to register.

Electives 24-25 School Year Selection

Click on the title to choose your 24-25 school year elective. You must submit Elective Choices between March 11th - March 15, 2024. Submissions will not be accepted after 4:30pm on March 15, 2024. Attend the Electives Expo during lunch on Wednesday, March 13 to find out more.

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The School of Choice for All Students
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Welcome to Our New Website!

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At A Glance

  • Verizon Innovative Learning School and Technology Lab
  • Holmes Humanities Magnet
  • SAS LAUSD School for Advanced Studies Demonstration Site
  • California Schools to Watch 2007 - Present
  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accreditation
  • Career Technical Education (CTE) Accredited Elective Teachers

Partners, Accreditations and Accolades

  • A California Distinguished School
  • Gifted & Talented Program
  • High Performing Model Middle School
  • LAUSD Magnet Program
  • Project Lead The Way
  • School for Advanced Studies
  • SAS Demonstration Site
  • School Of Excellence 2024
  • National Forum Schools To Watch
  • Verizon Innovative Learning School / Arizona State University
  • Verizon Innovative Learning School Digital Promise