We are enrolling students in TK, 1st, 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 [email protected]; by calling 323-556-9500. Our office hours are 7:00am-3:30pm.
We are enrolling students in grades TK-5th!
Want to Enroll a Student?
Enrollment is open and can be accessed via SchoolMint. Just follow the link to create an account and submit your application.
How to Apply
SchoolMint makes it easy for families to apply online.
Step 1: Go to SchoolMint and create an account.
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, 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.
Open House Dates
Wednesday November 10, 2021 at 6:00pm
Friday November 19 at 12:00pm
Friday December 10, 2021 at 8:45am
Thursday January 13, 2022 at 8:45am
Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 6:00 pm
Monday, February 7, 2022 at 8:45 am
Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 9:00am
Friday, February 18, 2022 at 8:45 am
Monday, February 28, 2022 at 8:45 am
Friday, March 11, 2022 at 8:45 am
*Translation in Spanish is provided at all events.
Until further notice Open Houses will take place virtually via Zoom.
Zoom link coming...
All applications are submitted through SchoolMint online via https://
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 – Application Deadline
Applications must be submitted via SchoolMint by 5:00 pm on March 14 to be included in the 2021-22 lottery. Late applications are automatically added to the waitlist.
Friday, March 18, 2021 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.
Our lottery will be held via Zoom. Zoom link coming....
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, 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 2022: 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 2022-23 School Year
5 years old between September 1, 2022 and December 1, 2022
Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2015 - Dec. 1, 2015
Eligibility for Kindergarten 2022-23 School Year
Must be 5 years old before September 1, 2022
Date of Birth: Sept. 1, 2015 - 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.