Optimist High

6957 N Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90042
Tel: (323)443-3100
Grades: 7-12 | 181 students
By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.
The Optimist Creed promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind, to talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet, to think only of the best, to work only for the best, and to expect only the best, to be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own, to give so much time to the improvement of yourself that you have no time to criticize others, and to be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students 181 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Optimist High Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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