New Los Angeles Elementary Charter School

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2020-2021 ENROLLMENT

We are enrolling students in 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades!


Want to Enroll a Student?

Our enrollment lottery has passed but we are still accepting students. You can contact the school via email at; by calling 323-556-9500. Our office hours are 7:00am-3:30pm.


2021-2022 ENROLLMENT

We are enrolling students in grades TK-5th!


Want to Enroll a Student?

Enrollment is open and can be accessed via ApplyLA.  Just follow the link to create an account and submit your application.


How to Apply

Apply LA is an online common application system that makes it easy for families to apply to multiple charter schools through a single application.


Step 1: Go to and create an account. 


Step 2: Select New Los Angeles Elementary School. You should receive confirmation from ApplyLA that your application was received. 


Step 3: Check back in at any time to monitor the status of your application, apply to additional schools or withdraw an application, and accept offers. 


Note: If you are not able to access the application by computer or mobile device, you can also apply by phone by calling our school at 323-556-9500.  


Enrollment Calendar


Open House Dates

Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 9:00am and 10:00 am(SPAN)

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 8:45 am

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Friday, January 29, 2021 at 8:45 am

Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 3:00 pm

Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 8:45 am

Monday, March 1, 2021 at 8:45 am

Wednesday, March 10, 2020 at 8:45 am


*Translation in Spanish is provided at all events. 


Until further notice Open Houses will take place virtually via Zoom, logon information is below:


Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 870 3300 6548

Passcode: 521323


All applications are submitted through ApplyLA online via Prospective students can apply at anytime during open enrollment and open houses will provide additional information and support to apply.  Paper applications will also be available.


Sunday, March 14, 2021 – Application Deadline

Applications must be submitted via ApplyLA by 4:00 pm on March 14 to be included in the 2021-22 lottery. Late applications are automatically added to the waitlist.


Friday, March 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm – Admission Lottery

If the number of students applying for admission exceeds openings available, enrollment is determined by a public random drawing. Students who applied by the deadline will be included in the lottery. Enrollment preference will be extended to siblings of enrolled New LA students, children of board members, founders, teachers, and staff.


Our lottery will be held via Zoom and can be accessed using the link below.

Zoom Link:


Admissions Notification 

Families of all accepted students will receive an automatic notification. You must confirm within two weeks that you intend to enroll your child to secure a spot.


If you submit an application after March 15, 2021 and there are no spaces available, your child’s name will be added to a waitlist. We will admit students from the waitlist after the lottery, as spots become available and in the order in which we received applications. 


March–September 2021: Students Admitted from the Waitlist

Students on the waitlist are notified automatically via the ApplyLA system when a space becomes available.


Eligibility for Transitional Kindergarten 2021-22 School Year

5 years old between September 1, 2021 and December 1, 2021

Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2014 - Dec. 1, 2014


Eligibility for Kindergarten 2021-22 School Year

Must be 5 years old before September 1, 2021

Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015


New Los Angeles Charter Elementary School admits all pupils who wish to attend up to capacity. No test or assessment shall be administered to students prior to acceptance and enrollment into the school. There are no requirements for enrollment. New LA does not charge students tuition and does not discriminate against any student on the basis of ethnicity, national origin, gender or disability. New LA Elementary ensures that the unique needs of students with disabilities are met in order to give students with disabilities access to the same educational programs and/or activities that are available to their non-disabled peers. All applicants must be entering TK, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th grade in August 2021.