Not throwing away their shot: Students live and breathe art and history with ‘Hamilton’ Education Program

Not throwing away their shot: Students live and breathe art and history with ‘Hamilton’ Education Program

Above: From left, Cleveland Charter High School juniors John Rhee, Candice Mitra and Brittney Vo perform a music and dance number they wrote about Quaker businessman, patriot and abolitionist Paul Cuffe. Photo by Chelsea Lauren Over 2,600 students from around Los...
Students ‘challenged’ to solve complex problems and become tomorrow’s leaders

Students ‘challenged’ to solve complex problems and become tomorrow’s leaders

Above: Excited members of this year’s Challenge Los Angeles competitors from Grant Senior High School, from left, senior Ashley Chavarria and juniors Miriam Lara, Vanessa Vazquez and Alexis Chavarria. by Monica Carazo, Office of Communications Students are often told...
Local District South, Los Angeles Trade Tech innovate to create new pathways to higher education

Local District South, Los Angeles Trade Tech innovate to create new pathways to higher education

Above: “Let’s go to college!” Senior Adrian Frias from Rancho Dominguez Preparatory School in Long Beach speaks about his positive experiences with dual enrollment programs. By Eric Grow, Local District South Expanding on a recent agreement allowing...