About Us


Our mission is to graduate every student attending an LA Promise Fund Neighborhood school college and career ready. Through a robust school turnaround model, LA Promise Fund partners with a cadre of schools committed to ensuring that students growing up in poverty receive an excellent education.


The LA Promise Charter High School #1 will begin its first year of operation in 2017-2018 by opening its door to a 9th grade class of 110 students. LAPCHS#1 will offer ALL students a robust educational program that includes the following services:















To learn more about LA Promise Fund, please visit us at www.lapromisefund.org.




  • A Film and Television career-themed education
  • A small school of 440 students (9th-12th)
  • A strong college-going culture including dual-enrollment college courses
  • Project-based learning, connecting instruction to real world applications
  • Personalized instruction built on relationships between adults and students
  • A school where ALL students are welcome and supported to succeed



Mission Statement


Preparing Los Angeles Students for Success in College, Career, and Life


Vision Statement


To radically improve the future of the community by creating impactful and effective schools that graduate students college and career-ready.

Promise Values


LA Promise students will be prepared for College, Career and Life, with a PROMISE




2017 - 2018

Enrollment (Please download and print the Enrollment Packet)


  • 2018 - 2019
  • Each party interested in enrolling at LAPCHS#1 will be asked to complete anintent to enroll forml (Please download and print) the deadline to recieve all forms is Friday, January 31st, 2018
  • A student lottery will be held on February 14, 2018. Interested families will receive an offer of enrollment within 5 days after the deadline. The offer of enrollment will include instructions detailing how to complete and return the enrollment packet via U.S. Postal Mail or in person
  • LAPCHS #1 anticipates enrolling 110 incoming 9th graders during the 2018-2019 school year. We will fill any available seats for grade 10 via the lottery process.


Open House Dates (5-6pm)

10/19/17, 11/16/17, 01/18/18


  • Student-led Tours Monday's (10am- 10:30 and 11am - 11:30am) 10/30/17, 11/06/17, 11/13/17, 11/27/1.


Qiana O'Leary



Tarviya Royal


Assistant Principal

Janice Herbert


Operations Manager

Anthony Bowers


Math Teacher

Erin Craven


Science Teacher

Saemyi Jeong


RSP Teacher

Matthew Mizrahi


ELA Teacher

Jennifer Pistone


ELD Teacher

Marquette Williams

Film Department Chair

Najaya Ruffin


Film Program Teacher

Gayle Jackson


Film Program Teacher

Jack Lefelt


LATTC Digital Media Teacher

Contact Us


Janice Herbert

School Operations Manager

email: office@lapchs.org

P: 323.375.5273


1755 W. 52nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90062

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Janice Herbert

email: office@lapchs.org

Operations Manager

P: 323.375.5273

1755 W. 52nd Street,

Los Angeles, CA 90062

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