New Los Angeles Elementary Charter School

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2019-2020 ENROLLMENT
We are enrolling students in TK, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades!


Want to Enroll a Student?

Our enrollment lottery has passed but we are still accepting applications for our waitlist. You can download the form to the right and return it to the school via email at; or by mail or in person at 5421 Rodeo Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90016. Our office hours are 7:15am-4:00pm.


Enrollment Calendar


Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Application Deadline
Applications must be hand-delivered by 4:00 pm or postmarked by Wednesday, March 13, 2019 to be included in the 2019-20 lottery. Late applications go to the bottom of the waitlist.


Wednesday, March 20, 2019 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. The lottery is open to the public, and takes place at the school. Enrollment preference will be extended to siblings of enrolled New LA students, children of board members, founders, teachers, and staff.


Friday, March 22, 2019 – Admissions Letters Mailed & Emailed
Admission letters will be mailed and/or emailed to families selected in the lottery. Wait list letters will also be distributed at this time.


Friday, April 12, 2019 – Enrollment Deadline
If enrollment forms are not returned or postmarked by April 12, 2019, admission is forfeited and an admission notice is mailed to the next student on the waitlist. Attendance at an enrollment orientation will be required.


April–September 2019: Students Admitted from the Waitlist

Students on the waitlist are notified by if a space becomes available.

Eligibility for Transitional Kindergarten 2019-20 School Year
5 years old between September 1, 2019 and December 1, 2019
Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2014 - Dec. 1, 2014
Eligibility for Kindergarten 2019-20 School Year
Must be 5 years old before September 1, 2019
Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014
If you'd like to be informed of events and information regarding enrollment in the future, please sign up at the following link: Elementary School Interest Form


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 or 4th grade in August 2019.