Admissions

LACES is a full magnet school and all student wishing to enroll in our school must apply through the Choices application. The application window for the 2022-2023 school year will open on October 1, 2021. 
 
Choices brochures/applications will be available in all LAUSD schools, Educational Service centers, LAUSD Headquarters, Parent Community Services Branch,  and Los Angeles City Libraries. If you have any questions regarding the Choices process, please call: (877) 462-4798 or (213) 241-4177
 
You can apply to LACES online!  http://echoices.lausd.net 
 
The online application process has many advantages:
- Confirm receipt of your application
- View application information
- Print parent notification letters such as acceptance/waiting list
 
Parents whose children are currently enrolled in LAUSD schools can sign up now for an online account at: https://parentportal.lausd.net.
You will use your Parent Portal account to sign-in to the CHOICES online application starting Friday, October 1.
 
Parents of pre-kindergarten, charter schools, and private school residents of LAUSD will also be able to apply online starting October 1.
 
** LACES will have about 200 openings for the incoming 6th grade class**
Openings for the upper-grade levels (7th - 10th) will depend on the number of non-returning students. 
Please note that this number averages between 3-15 openings each year per grade level.
 
ANNUAL VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE- October 22, 2021


This year we will have a Virtual Open House for all prospective families on Friday, October 22, 2021 from 9:00am-10:30 am. At the open house, you will be able to hear presentations from administrators, counselors, parents, and students.  We hope to "see" you there, the link will be posted here closer to the event date.


 

For more information about the magnet Program please contact:

Ms. Dukes, Magnet Coordinator at crystal.dukes@lausd.net 

 

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