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Alliance Ouchi-O'Donovan 6-12 Complex





Although the deadline to apply before the lottery was November 1, 2019, scholars are still being accepted and families are invited to apply.

5355 South 4th Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90043 

(323) 294-3172


Alliance Christine O’Donovan Middle Academy is part of the O'Donovan 6-12 Complex which serves grades 6-12.




450 scholars (grades 6 to 8)


Date Opened 

August 2008



Alliance Christine O’Donovan Middle Academy is located in South Los Angeles. The area is primarily home to African American and Latino families. 



94% Latino, 5% African American, 22% English Language Learners (ELL), 8% Special Education, and 89% free or reduced meal program participants.



Edith FunesEdith Marlene Funes has been working in education for more than 10 years, with a primary focus on the charter school system. She has worked as both a high school teacher and a school administrator. Prior to taking over as Principal at Alliance Christine O’Donovan Middle Academy, Ms. Funes was a Site Administrator at Alliance Judy Ivie Burton Technology Academy High School. She holds both a bachelor's and a master's degree from California State University, Dominguez Hills, as well as a master's degree from Loyola Marymount University.