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  • LAUSD Magnet Schools & More

    If you live in the Los Angeles Unified School District, these posts will help you navigate the complicated and sometimes overwhelming Magnet School system. Bookmark this page and check back often, as it will be updated when relevant posts are published. You can also quickly see all posts tagged “LAUSD Magnets” here.

    The Basics of LAUSD Magnet Schools

    Gifted/High-Ability Magnets vs. Highly Gifted Magnets

    How to Apply to a Magnet School

    How to Get into a Magnet School

    Magnet School Priority Points System Explained

    Useful Links

    What to Expect After Submitting Your Choices Application

    Is a Magnet School right for your child?

    Non-Magnet LAUSD Options

    Maximizing Your Chances of Getting into an LAUSD School via Open Enrollment

    What is Norm Day?

    Why the Meal Benefits Application is so important