The Social Justice Humanitas Academy is one of a handful of community schools that have been dramatically closing opportunity and achievement gaps in some of Los Angeles’ toughest neighborhoods.
There are over a dozen streets, parks or monuments in Orange County named after former Klan members — and one elementary school.
Of California’s roughly 223,000 DACA recipients, an estimated 5,000 are working teachers, according to the Migration Policy Institute, a Washington think tank.
The stage has been set for a Tuesday showdown between charter school operators and the Los Angeles Unified School District office charged with charter school oversight.
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Will an Orange County high school drive Old Dixie down and replace its Confederate-soldier mascot of 50 years?