Results tagged “Locke High School”
UCLA Study: Students from Locke Family of High Schools Show Significant Improvement in Achievement, College-Preparedness
New UCLA study finds that "students attending a cluster of Los Angeles schools overseen by the charter operator Green Dot significantly increased their test scores and persistence in school, and took more challenging courses than comparable peers," according to Education Week.From: In the News. Published May 15, 2012. Last Modified May 15, 2012.
In 2006, Locke High School was one of the most dangerous schools in Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), with a graduation rate of under 25%. Now, thanks to Green Dot Public Schools, it's become a nationally recognized turnaround school, all while serving the same community, spending less money, and maintaining a unionized teaching and classified staff.From: In the News. Published October 7, 2011. Last Modified October 7, 2011.
"Scenes from Schools" is an occasional piece on the CCSA News Blog that offers a glimpse at the tremendous work taking place on charter school campuses across California. In today's "Scenes," we learn about the achievements of the Locke High School CyberPatriots.From: In the News. Published March 17, 2011. Last Modified March 20, 2011.