The Los Angeles College Prep Academy graduates active, socially conscious learners and leaders who are prepared to succeed in the nation’s top universities. All students, regardless of their academic background, participate in a college preparatory program designed to accelerate growth. Experienced, credentialed teachers use a rigorous curriculum and a wide variety of tested instructional techniques to academically develop and challenge each student.
The Los Angeles College Prep Academy (LACPA) was created to provide families with an alternative to underperforming schools. LACPA offers a college preparatory education, a safer, smaller, more supportive learning environment, one-on-one attention, and exciting and unique opportunities to learn, experience, and reach their potential – including internships with local businesses, sports, and other extra-curricular activities.  

Founders Message
Los Angeles College Prep Academy (LACPA) is a small, comprehensive, college-preparatory school located in the Northeast area of the City of Los Angeles.  It was founded by educators who saw the need to create a public college-preparatory educational option for the youth. LACPA first opened its doors in September 6, 2005.  
LACPA is WASC accredited, all students are offered A-G courses from honors to advance placements, students will be on track for graduation and continuing on to higher education attending top universities. Our accomplishments have been many however, with success, we are not resting, but are instead committed to continued improvement and service to all students who attend LACPA.