1873801 DOWNTOWN HS(Business)

1873801 DOWNTOWN HS(Business)

Program Description
Business Magnets offer a rigorous educational opportunity using differentiated instructional strategies, engaging project-based learning opportunities, and work-based learning experiences. Students will engage in business fundamentals and entrepreneurship, goal-setting, resource allocation, organization structure and management techniques, economics, and information technology.
Grades:
9-12
Phone:
(213) 481-0371
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
713
Applications Received 2017-2018:
208
Openings 2018-2019:
204
Success Secret:
We are a college-focused school where students excel because we offer specialized, college level courses with full AP options. One of our finest programs, the Academy of Finance, features a four year plan of electives that augment the standard curriculum and provide students with opportunities in entrepreneurship and corporate internships. For those interested in fashion, we offer the Academy of Fashion Design & Merchandising, featuring college-level academic preparation alongside internships at The California Market Center. Students in either program can participate in the International Baccalaureate program with a focus on international relations and IB career-related pathways. Join Downtown Magnets and discover what you are capable of!
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Tours are offered regularly during open enrollment, every Thursday at 10:45 from Sept. 2017 - Dec. 2017, during NORMAL SCHOOL DAY (does not include vacation days or Off Days). Please check our campus tours tab at our website for additional information: http://www.downtownmagnets.org/ If you would like to schedule a tour, please call the magnet coordinator at (213) 481-0371 ext. 5113 to check availability.
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Magnet Mission:
Academic/Career Pathways:
Business & Finance; Fashion; International Baccalaureate Diplomae Programme
Academic Competition Teams:
Academic Decathlon; Debate Team; Robotics Club
Athletic Teams:
Cross country, Girls Volleyball, Girls Tennis, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Soccer, Softball, Boys Tennis
Community Partnerships:
EduCare & Beyond the Bell after school classes; NAF; Project Lead the Way; Internships at various organizations including KLCS, LAUSD (Business), California Market (Fashion); We also offer classes in conjunction with Los Angeles Community College;
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
Calculus AB, Computer Science A, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Human Geography, United States Government and Politics, United States History, Art History, Studio Art: Drawing, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Comparative Government and Politics, Environmental Science, Physics 1: Algebra-Based, Physics 2: Algebra-Based, Chinese Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature and Culture
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
Yes
After-School Programs:
LACC split credit classes in Yoga, Aerobic Conditioning, Life Science, and Music Theory/Guitar. EduCare after school programs College Informational Programs College & University visits and Financial Aid informational sessionsAcademic Decathlon Robotics Club Debate Cyber Patriot Team Project Lead the Way Gallery Arts Night LAUSD Art Walk Magnet Showcase Evening Summer Orientation for all Incoming Students (a/k/a Summer Institute) ASB Leadership Class & Activities After school Clubs & Activities Key Club Program
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Magnet Pathway Certification Programs are available to students Robotics Club Debate Cyber Patriot Team Project Lead the Way Gallery Arts Night LAUSD Art Walk Magnet Showcase Evening Summer Orientation for all Incoming Students (a/k/a Summer Institute) ASB Leadership Class & Activities After school Clubs
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