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...
Army ‘gives back’ with training sessions for Local District South administrators

Army ‘gives back’ with training sessions for Local District South administrators

Above, Army Sgt. Melvin Hunt , left, and Maj. Hany Noureddine display goggles that simulate impaired vision during a training event for administrators in Local District South. By Daryl Strickland Office of Communications About 100 educators from Local District South...
Dual language programs added to ‘Choices’ brochure as Unified Enrollment begins

Dual language programs added to ‘Choices’ brochure as Unified Enrollment begins

Above, Teacher Karina Hung leads a Mandarin class at Braddock Drive Elementary School. Dual language programs are now included in the new Unified Enrollment system. L.A. Unified is launching the first phase of its highly anticipated Unified Enrollment system,...
Local District West building bridges to universities in its own backyard

Local District West building bridges to universities in its own backyard

Above: Local District West Superintendent Cheryl Hildreth presents Middle College High School graduate Diana Monterrosa with her associate’s degree two weeks before she receives her high school diploma. Students, faculty and leaders from Local District West...
Class of 2017 Spotlight: Canoga Park High grad crossing ‘bridge’ to Cal State Northridge

Class of 2017 Spotlight: Canoga Park High grad crossing ‘bridge’ to Cal State Northridge

The goal of L.A. Unified is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to graduate prepared for college, career and life. As we near the end of the school year, we are featuring stories about some of the outstanding members of the Class of 2017. Most afternoons...
San Pedro High signs ‘win-win’ partnership with L.A. Harbor College

San Pedro High signs ‘win-win’ partnership with L.A. Harbor College

Above, San Pedro High School Principal Jeanette Stevens and students Arariah Braeburn and Nick Ford are exited about the new partnership with Los Angeles Harbor College. San Pedro High School and Los Angeles Harbor College have signed a landmark agreement that allows...