2017-2018 application deadline is December 1, 2016
Applications will be accepted after the deadline but these students will be added to the waitlist if all seats have been filled by the application deadline.
*También puede aplicar en español. Oprima el botón verde y seleccione la opción en la esquina derecha.
If you have questions please contact the school at: (323) 744-2122
10720 Wilmington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90059
500 students in grades 9-12
Alliance Simon Tech utilizes the Blended Learning for Alliance School Transformation (BLAST) education model, which provides each student with a laptop and uses a wide variety of technological tools to prepare them for success in college and future careers. To read more about the BLAST model, click here. Community
Alliance Simon Tech is located in Willowbrook, on the border of Watts, adjacent to the iconic Watts Towers. One of the most densely populated neighborhoods in Los Angeles, the area is primarily home to African American and Latino families. Demographics
91% Latino and 9% African American, 19% English Language Learners (ELL) students, and 99% free or reduced meal program participants. Performance
*Source: latest available CDE data, 2014 - 2015 4-year cohort graduation rates and 2015-2016 CAASPP
Chris Carr formerly served as a science teacher and curriculum developer and held positions on multiple committees for school improvement and college success. Mr. Carr later joined the founding team of teachers at Alliance Cindy and Bill Simon Technology Academy High School in 2010. He later became assistant principal at that school. Mr. Carr has a bachelor's
degree in Secondary Education and Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a master's in Urban Education-Critical Pedagogies from California State University, Long Beach, and a master's in Educational Leadership from California State University, Dominguez Hills.