Alliance Ouchi-O'Donovan 6-12 Complex






The lottery deadline for the 2022-23 school year is December 3, 2021 but applications are still being accepted. Apply today! 

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. 



95% Latino, 5% African American/Black, 16% English Language Learners (ELL), 9% special education, and 90% free or reduced meal program participants.



Zachary Perkins has over a decade of education experience and a track record of results. He started his career in education as a teacher in New York and when he returned to Los Angeles to teach he joined the team at Alliance Ted K. Tajima High School. He enrolled in Alliance's Aspiring Principal Program and took the reins as Assistant Principal at Alliance College-Ready Middle Academy 4. He is currently the proud principal of Alliance Christine O'Donovan Middle School. Mr. Perkins has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Pepperdine University and a master’s in Education from National University.