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Alliance Leichtman-Levine Family Foundation Environmental Science High School

 

 

 

If you have questions please contact the school at: (323) 739-0560 

www.esathigh.org

2930 Fletcher Drive

Los Angeles, CA 90065


Enrollment

550 students in grades 9-12

 

Date Opened

August 2009

 

BLAST

This school 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 Leichtman-Levine Family Foundation Environmental Science High School is located at Los Angeles Community College's Van de Kamp Innovation Campus in the Glassell Park/ Atwater Village north of downtown Los Angeles. The roughly 45,000-square foot space consists of two adjacent buildings that house 19 classrooms, a library, a multipurpose room, multiple lecture halls, a fitness area, and several science labs. The campus was designed to minimize the environmental impact of new buildings and promote healthier indoor conditions for students and staff as part of LACC's commitment to the field of sustainable development.
 

Demographics and Average Daily Attendance

87% Latino, 9% Other, 1% African American, and 3% White, 9% English Language Learner (ELL) students, and 88% free or reduced meal program participants. 
 

Principal Profile

Principal Andrew King is an award-winning educator who has served high school scholars across Los Angeles for over a decade. Mr. King served as a history and student government teacher for seven years at La Puente High School, where he was honored as an Los Angeles County Teacher of the Year and a Carlston Family Foundation Outstanding Teacher of America. He also served as the Assistant Principal at Pasadena High School and Alliance Dr. Olga Mohan High School prior to coming to Alliance Leichtman-Levine Environmental Science High School. He holds a bachelor's degree in Political Studies from Pitzer College, a master's in Education from Claremont Graduate University, and a master's in American History from California Polytechnic University, Pomona.