Autonomous Schools in LAUSD
LAUSD offers schools the choice to become Expanded School Based Management Model Schools (ESBMM), Local Initiative Schools (LIS), and Pilot Schools.
· ESBMM and Pilot schools offer similar packages of autonomies.
· LIS schools select from a menu of waivers.
· Pilot and LIS schools may waive parts of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
· All autonomous schools:
- Are subject to state and federal laws
For a complete list of LAUSD schools by Autonomy Models, click here.
- Remain part of the District; open to students in accordance with the student assignment plan