LAYC Career Academy engages and empowers young people between the ages of 16 and 24 by providing a college preparatory education, career training in high-growth occupations and/or college-credit classes.
We envision a future in which all youth have a successful pathway to college and careers with opportunities for advancement and become engaged members of the community.
LAYC CAREER ACADEMY COMMUNITY CREED
I AM: I am a member of the LAYC Career Academy Community
GRACIOUS: I am humble and appreciative of the opportunities provided for success. I am willing to help others on their journey
RESPECTFUL: I am empathetic to the personal struggles of all whom I encounter: myself, my peers, and my community
EXCELLENT: I perform to the best of my ability at all times, motivated both in and out of the classroom
AMBITIOUS: I constantly challenge myself to grow personally and professionally, despite what obstacles may arise.
TENACIOUS: I am committed to overcoming any obstacle in my path and determined to achieve high standards in all aspects of my life .
At LAYC Career Academy PCS, we believe that…
…all students can take ownership of their learning and invest in their future.
…all students deserve a clean slate and the opportunity to be a successful professional.
…addressing the distinct learning needs of all students is essential to their academic success.
…empathetic relationships built on trust create a safe environment essential to students’ scholarly and socio-emotional growth.
…a diverse, respectful community empowers students’ identities while supporting equity.