1842502 MARK TWAIN MS(World Languages)

1842502 MARK TWAIN MS(World Languages)

Program Description
The Liberal Arts Magnet theme provides programs that prepare students to be knowledgeable citizens of the 21st century and empower them to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world. The programs are dedicated to the formation of knowledge in Humanities, Social Policy or World Languages areas or to utilize alternative pedagogies. Academic excellence and commitment to the values of diversity, community and collaboration provide the foundation in Liberal Arts Magnet schools.
Grades:
6-8
Phone:
(310) 305-3100
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
311
Applications Received 2017-2018:
50
Openings 2018-2019:
104
Success Secret:
Mark Twain World Language Magnet will prepare students for roles in the global economy by providing in-depth academic opportunities to explore the world of languages and international studies, as well as opportunities to learn to appreciate and understand ethnic and cultural similarities and differences.
Track:
Single Track
School Website:
Tour Information:
Parents will be able to attend tours calling the Magnet Coordinator, Ms. Omori, at 310-305-3100. Check the school website (www.marktwainms.net) for dates and times of tours. School tours will generally be held on Thursdays at 9:00am starting Thursday, September 28.
Magnet Vision:
Magnet Mission:
Academic/Career Pathways:
Academic Competition Teams:
Model United Nations, Math Olympiad, Bruin Experiment, LA County Science Fair
Athletic Teams:
Girls Volleyball, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer
Community Partnerships:
Friends of Mark Twain, Community in Schools, UCLA Tie-In, Boys and Girls Club of Venice, Seeds to Plate, Sound Body Sound Mind, School2Home
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
After-School Programs:
Boys and Girls Club of Venice - Tutoring and Enrichment, Beyond the Bell - Sports, SLAM! - Music Lessons,
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
Mark Twain Bell Ringers - Active Bell ringing club, first non-athlete selected as Official Unites States Olympic Representatives for 2012 Olympics, London
Detailed Information: