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COVID TESTING: All students and employees, both vaccinated and unvaccinated, returning for in-person instruction must participate in baseline and ongoing weekly COVID testing. More information can be found at: https://achieve.lausd.net/covidtestingappt See the list of testing locations and dates testing below.

Prueba de COVID: Todos los estudiantes y empleados, vacunados o no vacunados, que regresen para la instrucción en persona deben participar en la prueba COVID de referencia y en las pruebas periódicas semanales. Puede encontrar más información en https://achieve.lausd.net/covidtestingappt. Consulte la lista de lugares de prueba y las fechas a continuación.

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The ALC SAS Program

ALC offers the only SAS Program in the Belmont Zone of Choice. Students who have been identified as Gifted are given advanced coursework including a full slate of AP and Honors courses in addition to college courses offered by LACC. Click here to learn more!

The ALC AVID Program

ALC offers the only AVID program in the Belmont Zone of Choice and is the only AVID program in all of LAUSD designated as an AVID Site of Distinction. ALC is AVID school-wide and uses the AVID learning strategies in every class. Click here to learn more!

Leadership Development

The Leadership Development program is unique to ALC. This partnership with dozens of local organizations and non-profits allow our students to tap into their leadership potential and discover all of the opportunities available to them. Click here to learn more!

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322 S. Lucas Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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