Alliance Media Arts and Entertainment Design High School
Alliance Media Arts and Entertainment High School is a free, public charter school authorized by the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Alliance Media Arts provides students in East Los Angeles with a college-ready curriculum that intersects with their interests in media arts and design. The school's goal is to ensure that students have the knowledge and skills to excel in core subject areas and succeed in college, while promoting their interests and talents media arts and technology. Students are challenged to apply their skills through digital photography, film, animation, web design, broadcasting, music, and graphic design.
Enrollment for Current School Year
300 students in grades 9-12
113 South Rowan Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90063
Alliance Media Arts and Entertainment Design High school achieved a 2013 Academic Performance Index (API) score of 694. CST results: 33% Advanced Proficient in English, 15% Advanced/Proficient in Math. For more on the school's current Performance Indicators, click here.
Alliance Media Arts and Entertainment Design High School is located in East Los Angeles. The community is mainly served by non-charter public high schools, many of which are low-performing and overcrowded. This year, Alliance Media Arts moved to a new, permanent facility.
Demographics and Average Daily Attendance
99% Latino and 1% Asian, 22% English Language Learner (ELL) students, and 94% free or reduced meal program participants. Average daily attendance is 95%.
Art Sanchez has been a high school administrator for the past fifteen years. He has served as an assistant principal, principal, and central office administrative director. He began his teaching career in 1988 as an English Language Learner instructor and physical education teacher. Mr. Sanchez was a head football coach prior to entering into school administration. Art received his bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from California State University, Los Angeles and his master of arts degree from Azusa Pacific University.