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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

Council and Committee Meetings

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) is scheduled to meet on March 5, 2024, at 8:30 AM. School Site Council (SSC) is scheduled to meet on March 7, 2024, at 3:30 PM. Click on the headline for meeting information.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, at 5:30 PM for the workshop "Developing a good relationship between parent and child". Click on the link for meeting details.

Parent Input: Comprehensive Needs Assessment

Your input is crucial in shaping the future needs of our school. We urge you to take part in a short online survey to provide your valuable feedback. Click on the headline to access the survey.

PTSA Fundraiser: Presto Pasta 2/20/24

Eat at Presto Pasta and they will donate 20% of your bill to Holmes PTSA. 17923 Chatsworth St., Granada Hills. Click on the title to view the flyer.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at 5:30 PM for the workshop "Positive Discipline and Academic Success". Click on the link for meeting details.

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If your iPad did not allow you to access the Secure Test Browser for our Readiness Test in homeroom today, click on the title to complete the form.

Parent Workshop

Join us on Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 PM for the workshop "Helping Your Child with Study Skills". Click on the link for meeting details.

ACE Awards Ceremony 2/8/24

Academic, Citizenship, and Effort (ACE) Awards is Thursday, 2/8/24 in the MPR. Eligible students received a message regarding our celebration events. Come to your grade level ceremony to receive your certificate.
6th grade - 5pm
7th grade - 5:30pm
8th grade - 6pm

Check Schoology post for a complete list of recipients.

2024-25 Late Applications open on February 1

The Late Applications for next school year open on February 1st at eChoices.LAUSD.net. This application is available for families who missed the on-time application period. Students will be placed on the LATE List in the order the application was received. Click on the title to view the Late Application FAQ.

Council and Committee Meetings

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) is scheduled to meet on February 6, 2024, at 8:30 AM. School Site Council (SSC) is scheduled to meet on February 8, 2024, at 3:30 PM. Click on the headline for meeting information.

Free Star Show at CSUN's planetarium during February

You are invited to the Grand Reopening of the CSUN Bianchi Planetarium in February.

The FREE star shows will be on February 9, 16, and 23 at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. each night. Click on the title to get more info.

Food Drive Contest 2/5 - 2/14

Holmes is having a food drive from 2/5 to 2/14. Bring non-perishable food to your Advisory class. One Advisory class in each grade level with the most donations will win a prize. Click on the title to view the flyer.

PTSA Fundraiser: Chipotle 1/30/24

Join us at Chipotle Granada Hills for a PTSA Fundraiser on 1/30/24 between 4pm to 8pm at 16959 Devonshire St. Granada Hills. Use online ordering code X9EDXGP. Click on the title to view the flyer.

Parent Workshop

Join us today at 5:30 PM for the workshop "Resilience: Guiding your
Child to Academic Success". Click on the link for meeting details.

Parent Workshop

Join us today for our workshop "Developing a good relationship between Parent and child". Click on the link for meeting details.

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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