Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the 2nd largest in the U.S., with four of their public high schools accepting international study abroad students. Each of the schools are proud of their student achievements in science, math, social studies, language arts, foreign languages, entrepreneurial skills, visual and performing arts and athletics.
Los Angeles Unified School District’s recent improvements to their campus facilities include new or upgraded sports complexes, and state-of-the-art learning and performing
SPORTS AND ARTS
The District’s teams compete, and often win, championships in a variety of sports including golf, soccer and water polo. The All District High School Honor Band is world renowned, drawing the finest musicians from its individual high school band programs. The band marches every year in the Tournament of Roses Parade and often performs in Band fest at Disneyland.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
LAUSD boasts 12 winners of the United States Academic Decathlon championships which is more than any other district in the country. In recently years, many of the District’s
outstanding high school teachers have been named “Educator of the Year.”
Los Angeles, the 2nd largest city in America, is the motion picture and entertainment capital of the world. The city’s metropolitan area is one of the most prominent cultural,
technological, media, international trade centers in the country. Los Angeles offers international students world-class theater, museums, entertainment, shopping and dining.
The school district is located in and around the Los Angeles area.
Several of Los Angeles’ high schools have honor courses or Advance Studies Programs to expand instructional programs designed to meet the needs of gifted/talented students.
Estimated Fall Start: Mid-August
Estimated Fall End: Mid-December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Early June
Classes and sports in the Los Angeles Unified School District vary per school. Availability for some classes and sports will vary and depend on student enrollment.
Number Of Schools In District
Number of Students
Accepting Students to Grades
English Literature and Composition
English Language and Literature
US Government and Politics
Cross Country Running
Track and Field
Extracurricular Activities & Clubs
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Partial List of University and College Acceptances
California Institute of Technology, California State Polytechnic University, Chapman University, Concordia University, Duke University, Harvard University, Loyola Marymount University, Notre Dame de Namur University, Pepperdine University, Pitzer College, Platt College, San Diego State University, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University, Santa Clara University, Scripps College, Sonoma State University, Stanford University, University of California, University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Westmont College, Whittier College, Yale University