USA California, USA
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Los Angeles Unified School District


School Facts

  • Number of Students
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

With over 168,000 students, Los Angeles Unified School District is the 2nd largest in the country. Four of their public high schools accept international students. The district’s outstanding academics have earned it a California Gold Ribbon Award. Schools in the district offer a combined 14 foreign languages and over 40 AP courses as well as honors options.

Los Angeles Unified School District’s recent improvements to their campus facilities include new or upgraded sports complexes, outdoor communal areas and quads, and state-of-the-art learning and performing arts centers.

The district’s championships teams compete in a variety of sports including golf, soccer, American football, 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 Bandfest at Disneyland.

LAUSD boasts 12 winners of the United States Academic Decathlon championships, more than any other district in the country. In recent years, many of the district’s outstanding high school teachers have been named Educator of the Year. The district received the California Gold Ribbon Award recognizing their outstanding and innovative schools.

Los Angeles, the 2nd largest city in America and entertainment capital of the world, offers world-class theaters, museums, entertainment, and professional sports. The city’s metropolitan area is one of the most prominent cultural, technological, media, and international trade centers in the country.


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  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
French Immersion
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling
Fashion Design, Graphic Arts, Theater - Design and Production
Band, Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Symphonic Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Programming, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, Human Geography, Physics 1, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Social Studies, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History, World History
Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Russian, Sign Language, Spanish, Spanish for Spanish Speakers
Clubs and Extracurricular
Academic Decathlon, Anime Club, Ballroom Dancing, Chinese Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, French Club, Japanese Club, Korean Club, Leadership Club, Math Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
ELTiS Minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Students need to fill out additional Student Questionnaire form and parents must sign pg.2 of supplemental LAUSD Application form. All enrollment forms must be completed by May 15, no exceptions, as this is the deadline for new complete applications. All students must take California state English exam (CELDT) upon arrival

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