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Los Angeles Center For Enriched Studies In Pursuit of Excellence

5931 W. 18th St., Los Angeles, CA 90035 Phone: (323) 549-5900 Fax: (323) 938-8737

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In Pursuit of Excellence

Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies provides a challenging environment where all students pursue academic excellence leading to productive lives in a changing world.
Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies reflects the diversity of Los Angeles with its students coming from many socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds. Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies provides a challenging curriculum in a humanistic school environment offering close and personal involvement among teachers, students and parents. Courses develop academic abilities, artistic talents, and athletic skills.

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LAUSD Mobile App

Parent Portal Users can now access LAUSD’s new mobile smartphone App for parents.
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Summer Reading 2019

LACES requires students to read over the summer. Each grade level has a mandatory text. Select the books from the grade the student will enter in August.
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AP Exam Online Registration

Students can begin to purchase AP exams beginning Friday, Feb. 1st - Feb. 22nd. All exams will be purchased online Students received a handout in their homeroom classes that provides details on ordering exams. If you have questions, feel free to contact Candice Mackey, College Counselor,

Our College Acceptances

Yale University
Howard University
Univeresity of Southern California
University of California Los Angeles
Spelman College
Cal State Northridge

Take a Look at Our Facts & Numbers

  • book26 AP Courses Offered
  • 96% of the class of 2018 seniors are college bound
  • 99% graduation rate for the class of 2018
  • 75 Student Led Clubs
  • award18 Sports Teams
  • trophy3 Posse Scholars
  • award1 Gates Scholar