LAAAE recognized with Bronze Medal from US News and World Report
US News and World Report annually evaluates and recognizes the best high schools in the United States. In their 2015 recognition, LAAAE earned a Bronze Medal.
LAAAE Charter Renewed by Los Angeles Unified School District
In March 2015, LAUSD voted to renew LAAAE’s charter until June 30, 2020. LAAAE was initially authorized by LAUSD on August 24, 2004. LAAAE opened with a sixth grade class in the Fall of 2005 and added one grade level each subsequent year. LAAAE has since graduated four classes (2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015).
LAAAE recognized with True Grit Award from Educators 4 Excellence
In April 2015, Educators 4 Excellence recognized LAAAE as a True Grit school. True Grit is an award given to Los Angeles schools who make significant academic growth.
LAAAE Accreditation Renewed
In November 2014, WASC representatives visited LAAAE. They observed students engaged in learning, as well as dialogued with administrators, teachers, students and other stakeholders. Based on their findings, WASC reaccredited LAAAE until June 30, 2021. LAAAE has been accredited since 2010.