10 most-improved LAUSD high schools in math test score gains
Data obtained by LA School Report show how each LA Unified high school’s scores on the state standardized tests improved or declined over the past two years. The district overall showed a 3 percentage point increase in math scores and a 6 percentage point increase in English language arts test scores. The improvements came along with increases...
By Sarah Favot | October 13, 2016
Venice High sexual assault arrests make international headlines
After the Los Angeles Police Department flooded Venice High School on Friday, arresting eight boys there and two more off campus, LA Unified again found itself the subject of some seriously negative headlines. National and international media organizations like People, The New York Times, CNN, The Guardian and even Sputnik International — an official news agency of...
By Craig Clough | March 16, 2015
9 Venice High students arrested in connection with sexual assaults
Officers from the Los Angeles Police Department descended on Venice High School this morning and arrested eight juvenile male students for allegedly sexually assaulting two female students, according to media reports. A ninth student was arrested off campus, and at least five other students are also being sought by police. At a press conference, LAPD Cmdr....
By Craig Clough | March 13, 2015