2022-2023 ENROLLMENT

We are enrolling students in K, 1st, 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 [email protected]; by calling 323-556-9500. Our office hours are 7:00am-3:30pm


2022-2023 ENROLLMENT


Want to Enroll a Student?

Interested in learning how to enroll a student in the Fall of 2023? Come learn about the school and about how to enroll at an Enrollment Open House. Everyone is welcome. No RSVP necessary:


Open Houses*

Thursday November 3, 2022: 8:00am (in person)

Wednesday November 9, 2022: 5:30pm (in person)

Wednesday November 16, 2022: 5:30pm (virtual)

Thursday December 8, 2022: 8:00am (in person)

Friday December 9, 2022: 12:00pm (virtual)

Tuesday January 17, 2023: 8:00am (in person)

Friday January 20, 2023: 12:00pm (virtual)

Monday January 23, 2023: 5:30pm (in person)

Saturday February 4, 2023: 10:00am (in person)

Thursday February 9, 2023: 8am (in person)

Friday February 17, 2023: 12:00pm (virtual)

Saturday March 4, 2023: 10:00am (in person)

Thursday March 9, 2023: 8:00am (in person)


*Translation in Spanish is provided at all events.


Please note we are offering both in person and virtual options. All in person open houses will take place at our Elementary School Site (5421 Obama Blvd). For virtual open houses Join via Zoom: https://tinyurl.com/NEWLA2324


Let us know you’re coming! You can RSVP to open house events here at the link below. RSVP’s are not required to attend. : https://tinyurl.com/NewLAopenhousersvp


How to Apply: 

All applications are submitted through SchoolMint via newlosangelescharterschools.schoolmint.net Prospective students can apply at any time during open enrollment and open houses will provide additional information and support to apply.  


Enrollment Window: October 1, 2022-March 13, 2023

Enrollment window opens on Schoolmint on Oct. 15. Applications can be submitted for the lottery at any time during this window, just follow these steps:


Step 1: Go to newlosangelescharterschools.schoolmint.net and create an account if you don’t already have one.. 

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

Step 3: Check back in at any time to monitor the status of your application, 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.


Monday, March 13, 2023 – Application Deadline

Applications must be submitted via Schoolmint by 11:59 pm on March 13 to be included in the 2023-2024 lottery. Late applications are automatically added to the waitlist in the order they are submitted.


Friday, March 17, 2023 at 12:00 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.


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 13, 2022 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 2024: Students Admitted from the Waitlist

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


Eligibility for Transitional Kindergarten

5 years old between Sept 2, 2023 and Apr.2, 2024

Date of Birth: Sept. 2, 2018 - Apr. 2, 2018


Eligibility for Kindergarten 2023-24 School Year

Must be 5 years old by September 1, 2023

Date of Birth: Sept. 2, 2017 - Sept. 1, 2018


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 nondisabled peers. All applicants must be entering TK, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th grade in August 2023.