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Los Angeles Charter Schools

This Is What A Promise Zone School Looks Like

| Brenda Iasevoli | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

LOS ANGELES – Most days, you can find Melissa Estrada at Monseñor Oscar Romero Charter Middle School in Central Los Angeles where her son Angel Her...

Crescendo Schools' Charter Revoked After Cheating Scandal

Posted 09.12.2011 | Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Unified School District has chosen to not renew contracts with a group of charter schools that have been implicated in a cheating scan...

LAUSD Steps Up Oversight Of Stumbling Charters

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 08.26.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The auditorium at the Los Angeles Unified school board was awash in varying shades of blue shirts at a recent meeting – sky ...

LAUSD Losing More Schools To The Charter System

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — El Camino Real High School has won six national academic quiz championships, boasts test scores that rank it as one of California'...

Snatching Outrage From the Jaws of Victory

Charles Kerchner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Charles Kerchner

Superintendent Ramon Cortines has made everyone angry. His recommendation for who should run 30 Los Angeles schools gave everyone a little, but everyone has a grievance.