Leland Street Elementary embraces military children like family

Leland Street Elementary embraces military children like family

Above, Emma Adams and Carlos Caraballo are among the nearly 70 students at Leland Street Elementary School whose parents serve in the military.  The month of April honors the military child. Perhaps the best example of serving those students in L.A. Unified  is Leland...
12 schools report double-digit jumps in graduation rates for the Class of 2016

12 schools report double-digit jumps in graduation rates for the Class of 2016

As L.A. Unified’s graduation rate climbed to 77 percent for the Class of 2016, an estimated 80 percent of the campuses reported increases in graduates, including a dozen schools that neared or topped the District’s average thanks to double-digit jumps in the...
SOCES student engineers strive to bring new visions to L.A. Unified

SOCES student engineers strive to bring new visions to L.A. Unified

Developers of high-tech devices to help the blind and visually impaired may soon be facing stiff competition from an unlikely quarter – a team of six freshmen at the Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies. The students at the Grade 4-12 magnet school recently got...