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Hope Change Choices is dedicated to making school choice as accessible as possible for Los Angeles Unified parents. We believe that every family should know all their options.
Monthly archive May, 2013

Applying to an Affiliated Charter… Good luck kid

Many LAUSD parents were caught by surprise that Open Enrollment does not include affiliated charters*.  I’ve spent the last few days going through the 40+ affiliated charter websites and calling some, trying to determine when they do have open enrollment windows.  Personally I found the process aggravating.  Some schools did a great job posting the...
Open Enrollment last Chance

Open Enrollment last Chance

Open Enrollment season started on Monday May 6th.  Thank you to LAUSD’s Office of Planning and Demographics, they made it easy to make the following maps of all Open Enrollment options.  Open Enrollment is your last chance to pick a school. Essential Tips 1.  Over apply, you can apply to as many schools as you...
Conflict and Confusion at 24th St.

Conflict and Confusion at 24th St.

School Choice and the Parent Trigger law are two amazing tools for parents to improve educational outcomes for their children, but the tension between the two methods needs more attention.  For 35 years, LAUSD has been telling families who don’t like their neighborhood, they can leave.  Now we are telling the parents that stay, they...

Open Enrollment is Open for business

Open Enrollment is your last chance at picking a school in LAUSD.  Applications are available now.  From their press release there are  270 schools  participating and 9,000 seats to open.  You can apply to as many schools as you want, even if you were already accepted and enrolled in another program.  We’ll post more details...