1278102 CANTERBURY AV ES(Gifted)

1278102 CANTERBURY AV ES(Gifted)

Program Description
Gifted Magnets serve students who demonstrate ability or strong potential to work two years above grade level in academic subjects. These centers offer enriched interdisciplinary academic environments that are exciting, challenging, and encourage students to use creative/critical-thinking skills. High Ability and Highly Gifted applicants may apply to a Gifted Magnet.

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Grades:
1-5
Phone:
(818) 892-1104
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
264
Applications Received 2017-2018:
119
Openings 2018-2019:
60
Success Secret:
Canterbury's highly qualified and dedicated teachers provide students with an academically challenging and motivating curriculum enriched by unique programs in art, music, dance theater, and technology as well as Robotics Club and after school Chess Club.
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Please email or call Julie Castro at jxb4248@lausd.net, or (818)892-1104 for an appointment.
Magnet Vision:
Canterbury values diversity and aims at motivating students to achieve at their maximum potential. Our students will be self reliant, independent,creative thinkers, problem solvers and life-long learners, prepared for college success and career readiness.
Magnet Mission:
Canterbury Magnet will provide all students access to a rich curriculum. We will provide ample opportunities for students to solve problems using new perspectives. We will foster high academic achievement, and strong study and work habits, grounded in strong ethical behavior.
Academic/Career Pathways:
Pathways to careers will be provided through: STEM instruction and ARTS instruction
Academic Competition Teams:
Robotics- VEX-IQ Competition Our school is part of a regional league that hosts multiple competitions throughout the year. Students design and program robots used in the regional competions
Athletic Teams:
Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Softball
Community Partnerships:
Cedars Sinai Inspiring Notes Centro De Amistad CSUN College of Education
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
After-School Programs:
Youth Services L.A.'s Best Academic Chess (Tuesdays only)
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Folklorico Dancing Drama Music Art Inspiring Notes Robotics Chess
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
Detailed Information: