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...
Superintendent kicks off community engagement meetings focused on 100 percent graduation

Superintendent kicks off community engagement meetings focused on 100 percent graduation

Superintendent Michelle King held the first in a series of meetings designed to promote open dialogues in school communities around her recently released strategic plan to move all students to graduation. Hosted last week at Vista Middle School in Panorama City, the...
District celebrates language as cultural bridge with video challenge, month-long observance

District celebrates language as cultural bridge with video challenge, month-long observance

In recognition of April as National Bilingual/Multilingual Learner Advocacy Month, L.A. Unified is showcasing stories and sharing strategies for celebrating the linguistic diversity of the nation’s second-largest school district. The Multilingual and...