Alliance Stands with Dreamers

Dear Alliance Families, On Thursday, June 18, 2020, the Supreme Court upheld the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, rejecting the Trump administration’s attempts to dismantle the program in a monumental 5-4 decision.  This is a historic decision, and one of great relief, for the nearly 700,000 DACA recipients currently living in the United…

Black Lives Matter

6/2/20 – The end of the school year typically calls for a celebration. Yet this past week has been one of anger, outrage, and sorrow. “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”–– James Baldwin Dear Friends, The end of the school year typically calls for…

Top LA Public Schools

5/29/20 – The “Top Los Angeles County Public Schools” report identifies schools that are closing the opportunity gap for students of color. Innovate Public Schools, in partnership with USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy and Rossier School of Education, recently released their annual report of “Top Los Angeles County Public Schools.” This report identifies…

All Means All

In 2018, Alliance College-Ready Public Schools launched a multi-year initiative called  “All Means All” to ensure that all scholars, especially our English Learners and scholars with disabilities, have equitable access to the rigorous grade-level materials, social-emotional support, and mental health resources they need to meet their full potential. View the video below for more information…

The Alliance Foundation Raises $1M

4/30/20 – The Alliance Foundation raises $1 million to support scholars and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic. On April 1, 2020, the Alliance College-Ready Public Schools Foundation (the Alliance Foundation) launched Together We Rise fundraising campaign. Inspired by the Alliance Luskin Academy High School’s motto, this campaign supports our 28 Alliance school communities through the COVID-19…

Mayor Speaks to Alliance Scholars

12/16/19 – Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks to Alliance Ouchi-O’Donovan scholars during the launch of ‘Cool Streets LA’ Mayor Eric Garcetti recently launched a new program called Cool Streets LA in an effort to equitably combat the effects of climate change in Los Angeles neighborhoods. The Mayor unveiled the first of 10 projects near the Alliance…