Alliance Morgan McKinzie High School


Alliance Morgan McKinzie High School

East Los Angeles

Alliance Morgan McKinzie High School

Ranked as one of the best high schools in America, Alliance Morgan McKinzie High School features a beautiful state of the art campus with individualized academic and socioemotional support for all scholars to succeed in college and beyond.

College Acceptance
1 %
High School Graduation
1 %
Staff to Scholar
1: 1

Alliance McKinzie High is a small, state of the art, academically focused school. We have very active family engagement and offer support classes for parents including computer and language courses.

We are conveniently located on the same campus as Alliance Middle Academy 8, which offers our scholars the opportunity to begin their college-ready education in middle school and culminate at high school graduation – all on one campus!

School size
350 scholars in grades 9-12.

  • In addition to being one of the top high schools in America, our math and science pathways allow scholars to accelerate their learning and tailor their learning to prepare for college majors in medicine, biology, STEM, and engineering.
  • We offer a robust special education program including a moderate to severe program that ensures that all scholars, and their families, are supported from where they are to reach their goals.
  • After school clubs and summer programming include: soccer, basketball, volleyball, rugby, robotics, sewing, skateboarding, boxing, weight training, anime, GSA, gaming club, and many more.
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Rosa Menendez

Alliance Principal

Principal Profile

Rosa Menendez has worked in education for the past fifteen years. She has served in a variety of roles, including a classroom teacher for ten years and an administrator for the past five years. Ms. Menendez served as an assistant principal for PUC Lakeview Charter Academy before coming to Alliance. She served as an administrator at Alliance Richard Merkin Middle School and later at Alliance Renee & Meyer Luskin Academy High School. Ms. Menendez has always had the goal of serving the community in which she grew up, which has led her to become the principal of Alliance Morgan McKinzie High School, where she works to ensure a quality education is accessible to all scholars.


  • M.A., Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

Accepting Applications for the 2024-25 School Year

Grades 6-12

Our schools are open and free to all students! No entrance exam. No tuition. Enroll your child in one of the best schools in the country.