Ninth St. Elementary: A Polished Gem Near LA’s Skid Row*
When downtown’s 9th Street Elementary closed in 2010 to undergo construction on a gleaming new $54 million campus, its state academic rankings placed it among the lowest of the low, even among similar schools. Now, with a gorgeous new campus and ambitious new principal, the school represents a potential bright spot in a district beset...
By Ryan White | November 15, 2013