Board District 3 List of Schools

  •  Question mark  Unsure if your school is in Scott Schmerelson's district? Click here to verify your school board district.
     Question mark  Want to determine which school is your neighborhood school? Click here for the Resident School Finder. 
    Use this page to find out about the various types of schools in Board District 3. When you click on a link below, you will be taken to a list of schools. Then, click on a school name to find information about its academic performance, budget and website. (See below for detailed information.)

Magnet Programs

  • Magnets offer theme-based instructional opportunities to all Los Angeles Unified students in grades K-12. Students are randomly accepted into Magnet programs, based on a priority points system. The number of students selected is based on the number of available spaces at a particular school. There are currently 191 magnet programs. Some are located within a traditional campus, while others are stand-alone sites.

    Elementary (Traditional campus)

    Elementary (Self-contained)

    High (Traditional campus)

    High (Self-contained) 

Options Programs

  • Educational Options Schools are designed to address the needs of at-risk students by helping them acquire academic, social and occupational skills so that each student may contribute to and benefit from society.  There are two types of Options schools in Board District 3:

    Continuation High Schools: Small campuses with low student-to-teacher ratio offer instruction to students ages 16-18 who are considered to be at risk of dropping out.

    Community Day Schools: Small schools providing interim educational opportunities for youngsters in grades K-12 who have been expelled, are at high risk, or have been referred by probation, or a School Attendance Review Board.  


  • How to get more information about your school
    1) Find a school on one of the lists above, and click on the school name.
    2) Then click on various links to explore the school's website, academic information, and budget information.