Alliance Cindy & Bill Simon Technology High School
Although the deadline to apply before the lottery was November 1, 2019, scholars are still being accepted and families are invited to apply.
10720 Wilmington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90059
500 scholars in grades 9-12
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.
89% Latino and 10% African American, 15% English Language Learners (ELL) scholars, 11% Special Education and 96% free or reduced meal program participants.
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 an 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.