1890702 VENICE HS(World Languages/Global Studies)

1890702 VENICE HS(World Languages/Global Studies)

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:
9-12
Phone:
(310) 577-4200
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
543
Applications Received 2017-2018:
137
Openings 2018-2019:
136
Success Secret:
A caring Magnet faculty provides rigorous and relevant coursework with a global perspective. Almost unique to this school, human geography is a required course of study. We offer four years of French, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. This 27-year-old magnet school has long been renowned for the excellence of its math, science, English and social studies departments. World Language Magnet students are also enthusiastic participants in the many after-school sports and extra-curricular activities offered by Venice High School.
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Tours of the World Languages and Global Studies Magnet and STEMM Magnet for the 2015-2016 school year will be offered on: Thursday, October 5, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. Thursday, October 12, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. Thursday,October 19, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. Thursday, October 27, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. Thursday, November 2, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8:45 A.M.-10:00 A.M. All tours originate in the Venice High School library. Limited parking is available in the parking lot on Venice Boulevard at Walgrove Avenue. For more information call Pavlin Lange (Magnet Coordinator) at (310) 577-4217.
Magnet Vision:
Magnet Mission:
Academic/Career Pathways:
https://venicehs-lausd-ca.schoolloop.com/WLGS
Academic Competition Teams:
Academic Decathlon, Japan Bowl, Science Bowl
Athletic Teams:
American Football, 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, Statistics, Biology, Psychology, United States Government and Politics, United States History, World History, Art History, Music Theory, Studio Art: Drawing, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics C: Mechanics, Italian Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Culture
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
No
After-School Programs:
Just Keep Living (JKL); Boys and Girls Club, Student Run LA; UCLA SAT/ACT Prep Workshop
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Our world language students travel to Asia, Central America and Europe with their language teachers. Each semester, the World Language and Global Studies teachers select a documentary to be viewed by all students in all four grades and create cross-curricular lessons and activities based on the theme(s) of this documentary.
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
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