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.
SPORTS AND ARTS
The district’s championships teams compete in a variety of sports including golf, soccer, American football, and water polo. State regulations in California can cause some restrictions for international students playing Varsity-level sports at their school. Please contact us for details.
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.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
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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