Making Healthy Choices Part of the School Selection

Making Healthy Choices Part of the School Selection Champions for Change and Para Los Niños partner to teach wellness to students and families  Los Angeles, CA – Para Los Niños and Champions for Change are excited to incorporate wellness into the upcoming Prospective Family Nights across all three of their charter schools in Downtown Los …

Felices Fiestas 2018

Para Los Niños held their annual “Felices Fiestas” holiday family festival for over 1,000 children, youth, and adults December 15, 2018, at their Gratts Primary School location. Also in attendance were U.S. Representative Jimmy Gomez, State Senator Maria Elena Durazo, and Assemblymember Miguel Santiago and multiple celebrity guests from the Para Los Niños relationship with …

Para Los Niños Students Outrank Peers in California State Test

Para Los Niños Charter Elementary School students outperformed their peers at neighboring schools and, in some measures, the entire LAUSD district and the state of California on the 2018 Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) exam. Scoring higher than LAUSD in Math across third, fourth, and fifth grades – by three, two and nine points, respectively …

Para Los Niños Students Walk Blocks through Skid Row to Access the Arts

Para Los Niños received a 21st Century Fox Community Grant of $50,000 this summer to build a partnership with our neighbor Inner City Arts—a safe sanctuary of creative inspiration for thousands of inner-city children. Through this partnership, our elementary and middle school students in grades 4th-8th gain a hands-on learning experiences in specialized studios through …

Westlake Community Comes Together to Swap Sugary Beverages for Water

PARA LOS NIÑOS AND CHAMPIONS FOR CHANGE HOST ‘RETHINK YOUR DRINK DAY’ EVENT IN SUPPORT OF HEALTHY BEVERAGE HABITS Westlake Community Comes Together to Swap Sugary Beverages for Water Los Angeles, CA—More than 100 community members learned how to refresh their beverage habits during the Rethink Your Drink Day ‘Cheers to Health!’ event on May …

LA Dodgers Pitchers Alex Wood and Ross Stripling Congratulate PLN Top Readers

On May 11th, the Para Los Niños Charter Middle School hosted a culminating event celebrating the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation “Reading is Leading” Program. Our PLN Charter Schools students and those of LAUSD’s 9th Street Elementary met the challenge posed by the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation by reading 25,000 books in three months! LA Dodgers …