New Designs Charter School COVID-19 Latest Update

School Closure will be in effect until May 4th, 2020

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Effective Monday, March 16, New Designs Charter School will close all schools until May 4th in accordance with the Los Angeles Unified School Districts decision. While our school facilities will be closed, students are continuing to learn virtually during this time.

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Welcome toNew Designs Charter Schools

Effective Monday, March 16, New Designs Charter School will close all schools for two weeks in accordance with the Los Angeles Unified School Districts decision. While our school facilities will be closed, plans are in place for students to continue to learn during this time.
We serve a diverse community of students from the South Los Angeles area offering them a college-preparatory experience enhanced by career-readiness programming. All of our students experience an engaging and rigorous common core aligned curriculum. 100% of the students enrolled in our High Schools are required to meet and/or exceed the A-G admission requirements of the UC/CSU system, thus providing a critical pathway to college for students in the South Los Angeles communities.


New Designs Charter Schools are 6th through 12th grade institutions, dedicated to providing a career-based, college-preparatory program for all students. By combining college-preparatory and career-readiness curricula, we offer a unique opportunity for our students to develop both the academic knowledge to be successful in college and the technical skills required to advance their careers and achieve their dreams.

Our Schools at a Glance

  • 100% **A-G Graduation Rate
  • 93% *Attendance Rate
  • 93% *4 Year University Acceptance Rate
  • 4 *Policy Debate Division Championships
  • 81% **College/Career Preparedness High
  • 21 *Number of Sports Teams

* Based on Internal Data

** Based on Data by CA Department of Education Dataquest and Dashboard Academic School Year of 2018 and 2019

Career Pathways New Designs Charter Schools are committed to the development of a college-preparatory learning environment that enables students to become literate, self-motivated, and life-long learners. Our goal is to prepare students for advanced careers in the fields of Medicine, Finance, Engineering, Information Technology, and Law and Diplomacy.

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Medical Science Academy

Students will be introduced to understand the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through organized efforts, informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals.
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Law Academy

Provides students with a basis for understanding the American political and legal systems with courses designed to provide an understating and application of laws that affect everyday life; families, business, social decision making and the relationship to policies.
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Information Technology Academy

Introduces students to computer usage and functionality, operating systems, the main system components, network connectivity, software installation, data backup, trouble-shooting, and system administration.
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Finance Academy

Students are introduced to the financial world and develop financial literacy through the study of income and wealth; financial institutions; how businesses raise capital; and study key investment-related terms and concepts.
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Engineering Academy

Provides students with foundational concepts and experiences required for career readiness and to pursue further education in the Engineering Design career pathway.

Dual-Enrollment and College Partnerships

  • Earn your associate degree
  • Earn 30 college credits
  • Earn an industry certification

Varsity CIF Sports and Athletic Program

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Soccer
  • Cheerleading

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