LAUSD Assistant Teacher Accused Of Smuggling Drugs, Phones To Death Row InmateAn LAUSD assistant teacher is facing charges of smuggling heroin and cell phones to a death row inmate convicted of eight murders in Southern California.
3 LAUSD Schools Set Up Temporary Fencing After Elevated Levels Of Lead Found NearbyThe fences went up at Fishburne Elementary School in Maywood, Roland Avenue Elementary School in East LA, and Lorena Street Elementary School in Boyle Heights.
LAUSD Opens California's First All-Girls STEM AcademyA grand opening ceremony celebrated Los Angeles Unified School District’s first single-gender school, one of two such campuses set to open in the area this academic year.
LAUSD Loses Appeal Over Its Spending Of $450 Million In State Funds Intended For High-Need StudentsThe Los Angeles Unified School District may soon have to redirect how it spends hundreds of millions of dollars set aside by the state to directly benefit the English learners.
LAUSD Teacher's Aide Charged With Sexually Molesting 2 Former StudentsJoaquin Diaz Orgaz has been charged with sexually abusing two of his former students.
Data Show More Students Leaving Public Schools For ChartersUrban school districts from Los Angeles to Philadelphia are experiencing declining enrollment in traditional public schools.
LAUSD Says Graduation Rate Improved Last YearThe dropout rate among Los Angeles Unified School District students in the high school class of 2014-15 continued a downward trend, while the graduation rate moved upward, according to figures released Tuesday.
LA School District Settles For $88M In Sex Abuse CasesThe Los Angeles Unified School District has agreed to pay $88 million to settle teacher sex-abuse lawsuits involving 30 children and their families at two elementary schools, plaintiffs' attorneys announced Monday.
Police Presence Increased At Sylmar High School After Lunchtime BrawlSecurity was increased Tuesday at Sylmar High School in the wake of a lunchtime brawl involving about 40 students.
LAUSD Police Officer Charged With Attempted Child Sex TraffickingA Los Angeles Unified School District police officer was taken into federal custody Wednesday on charges of attempted sex trafficking of a minor.
LAUSD To Begin Serving Antibiotic-Free ChickenThe school board for the nation's second-largest district unanimously approved a contract Tuesday for chicken products free of both antibiotics and hormones.
Threat Made Against LAUSD Middle, High Schools Deemed 'Non-Credible'Officials took precautionary steps Friday morning at all Los Angeles Unified School district campuses in response to a threat that was deemed non-credible.