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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.
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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...
LAUSD SAS map 2012-13

LAUSD SAS map 2012-13

Applications are open for LAUSD School for Advanced Studies (SAS) for the 2012-13 school year.  SAS programs are for students who have met or exceeded specific academic criteria.  There are 181 SAS programs in LAUSD with 100 elementary schools, 50 middle schools and 31 high schools.  We've created an updated map to complement the list...
A better charter map 2011-12

A better charter map 2011-12

  The California Charter School Association has a great map of charter schools in the LA area.  The CCSA map is better than anything we could do on our own.  I like that all cities are represented in this map and not just LAUSD schools.  Every bubble here has a link to the school’s respective...
A new style of Magnet Map 2012-13

A new style of Magnet Map 2012-13

HopeChangeChoices.org is excited to bring back the Magnet Map.  Unfortunately Google has prevented us from creating our traditional style of Magnet Map.  Google has given us a new, richer, tool called a fusion table.  You now have the ability to set filters to help you select just the schools you want to display. Here is the...

Open Enrollment 2011-12

If you didn’t get into the school of your choice, chances are you can still find a terrific school through Open Enrollment.   270 campuses in LAUSD are seeking students to fills its classrooms, nearly 10,000 seats altogether (more details from LAUSD in English. or In Spanish.).  Open enrollment is as strong as ever with more campuses enrolling than...

HCC’s list of top Schools in Los Angeles (part 1 of 3)

We’re doing for LA schools what US News and World Report does for America’s Colleges.  We are ranking LA schools from number 1 to dead last.  Okay that’s not true.  But it does lead to a few questions that we are breaking into a 3 part series.  First why do you want to choose a...

Magnet Time

The Magnet School, Permit with Transport, and Public School Choice application is getting mailed home now.  There are lots of changes for the better so lets highlight a few. The list of schools has been redesigned for easy reading.  English Version.  Spanish Version. Local District Magnet Fairs for LD 3 and LD 4.  Both are...

Open Enrollment Map

View Larger Map The Green dots represent High Schools in LAUSD accepting open enrollment. The API number is like a grade for a school, anything over 700 is very good, above 600 is average for LAUSD. The CASHEE pass rate is a combined average of both math and English passing rates for the High School....

Charters on a map

Hope.Change.Choices is pleased to release a map with what we believe to be the most complete list of Charter Schools in Los Angeles. Elementary Schools are in Red. High Schools are in Green. Middle Schools are in Blue. Click on a place mark for more information on the school. If you see any errors or...