A model for change in South Los Angeles: UCLA steps in to rescue a struggling middle school
An imposing South Los Angeles middle school in a dense neighborhood not far from where the LA Riots erupted 25 years ago once bustled with 2,000 students. Today only 350 students roam its hallways. Families have fled Horace Mann Middle School and its low student achievement, but LA’s largest public university thinks it can turn...
By Sarah Favot | June 26, 2017