1874101 LOS ANGELES CENTER FOR ENRICHED STUDIES(LACES)

1874101 LOS ANGELES CENTER FOR ENRICHED STUDIES(LACES)

Program Description
Center for Enriched Studies Magnets engage in a rigorous instructional program that encourages cooperative learning, integrates project-based assignments, and emphasizes creative and critical thinking in all disciplines. Students will be provided with a strong foundation in academics which is necessary to succeed in postsecondary education and high-demand 21st century careers. Centers for Enriched Studies are multi-level secondary schools and offer numerous advanced placement and honors courses. The expectation is that schools will score above the state average on state assessments.
Grades:
6-12
Phone:
(323) 549-5900
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
1680
Applications Received 2017-2018:
3197
Openings 2018-2019:
240
Success Secret:
LACES is a school that nurtures and challenges students in a comprehensive and academically rigorous college preparatory program. The span-school concept(grades 6-12) creates a family atmosphere and a deep connection with teachers. (A California Distinguished and National Blue Ribbon School)
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
October 26, 2017 9am-11am location: auditorium No RSVP
Magnet Vision:
Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies reflects the diversity of Los Angeles with its students coming from many socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds. Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies provides a challenging curriculum in a humanistic school environment offering close and personal involvement among teachers, students and parents. Courses develop academic abilities, artistic talents, and athletic skills.
Magnet Mission:
Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies provides a challenging environment where all students pursue academic excellence leading to productive lives in a changing world.
Academic/Career Pathways:
Academic Competition Teams:
Middle School and High School Science Bowl Teams Middle School and High School MESA Teams Academic Decathlon Academic Pentathlon Mock Trail Debate Team Speech Team
Athletic Teams:
Cross country, Girls Volleyball, Girls Tennis, Boys Water Polo, Girls Golf, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Girls Water Polo, Baseball, Boys Golf, Softball, Boys Swimming, Girls Swimming, Boys Tennis, Boys Track and Field, Girls Track and Field, Boys Volleyball
Community Partnerships:
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Computer Science A, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Psychology, United States Government and Politics, United States History, World History, Research, Seminar, Art History, Music Theory, Studio Art: 2-D Design, Studio Art: 3-D Design, Studio Art: Drawing, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Comparative Government and Politics, Environmental Science, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, French Language and Culture, Japanese Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature and Culture
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
No
After-School Programs:
Math Study Groups Science Study Groups History Study Groups Foreign Language Study Groups NHS and Leadership Middle School Tutoring Beyond the Bell
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
Leonardo DeCaprio
Detailed Information: