magnet icon 1874101 LOS ANGELES CENTER FOR ENRICHED STUDIES (LACES)

1874101 LOS ANGELES CENTER FOR ENRICHED STUDIES (LACES)

Detailed Information:
General Theme 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:
1711
Applications Received 2017-2018:
2595
Openings 2018-2019:
238
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 25, 2018 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:
Community Partnerships:
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
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