New Directions

Tel: (818)892-3423
Grades: 7-12 | 56 students
New Directions School is a non-public Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) special education school.
Penny Lane residents and children from the community receive specialized educational services addressing both academic and behavioral issues in a junior-senior high school that includes intramural sports, computer lab, and student government.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students 56 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade New Directions Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Valley High School - Site 2 (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley High School - Site 2 (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Peace Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Hills
    Valley High School - Site 2
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 46 students
    0 miles
    15314 Rayen St
    North Hills, CA 91343
  • North Hills
    Grades: PK-8 | 191 students
    0.3 miles
    9022 Langdon Ave
    North Hills, CA 91343
  • North Hills
    Grades: PK-12 | 115 students
    0.5 miles
    8854 Haskell Ave.
    North Hills, CA 91343
  • North Hills
    Valley High School & Learn
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 69 students
    0.5 miles
    15314 Rauen St
    North Hills, CA 91343
  • North Hills
    Tiny Thinkers School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-5 | 55 students
    0.6 miles
    15737 Parthenia Street
    North Hills, CA 91343

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