PARENTS & FAMILIES

Committed Community Leaders

APEX Academy is on a mission to change the East Hollywood Community by giving students every opportunity and resource available to graduate from high school prepared for life.  The leadership team has for the last seven years worked toward the goal of bringing hope and access, in order to create family and push our students to excel and achieve personnally and academically.

Alfonso Paz, Director - Achievement

Mr. Paz brings over two decades of counseling and community advocacy for the families of East Hollywood. MORE

Cesar Arturo Lopez, Director - Executive

Mr. Lopez has been a leader and advocate for vulnerable student populations for almost two decades in Pacoima, North Hollywood, East Los Angeles, and Hollywood.  MORE

Rachel Livingston, Principal

Ms. Livingston has been a leader and expert in college counseling and a mentor to scores of counselors throughout the Los Angeles area. MORE

Susan Guillen, Operations Manager

Ms. Guillen has for years been an effective school operations manager and developer of efficient systems, with the goal of making schools better for their communities. MORE 

Margret Woelke, Data and Testing Manager

Ms. Woelke is a compassionate educator with a thorough understanding of the link between instructional practice and achievement data. MORE

Kevin Sully, IS Coordinator

Luis Lemus, Assistant Principal

  • OUR MISSION
    OUR MISSION

    Mission

    To serve any student, anytime, anywhere, and graduate students with a diploma that prepares them for the academic rigors of four-year universities and/or career, through the parallel experience of an individualized educational experience and the meeting of social-emotional well-being of each individual.

    Vision

    Our vision is to move students out of the cycle of poverty by meeting the individual learning and social/emotional needs of each student and equipping them with an academic and post-secondary plan designed uniquely for him or her.

     

  • ARE YOU READY TO REACH YOUR APEX?

    ü  Are you looking for a school that cares?

    ü  Are you interested in graduating HS in 3 years?

    ü  Do you want access to several AP courses and college courses at one school?

    ü  Do you want to make sure you are prepared for college?

    ü  Do you need flexibility and time to catch up in credits?

    ü  Are you looking for a smooth middle to high school to college transition?

    ü  IF YOU ANSWER YES TO ANY OF THE QUESTIONS, YOU NEED TO BRING YOUR PARENT TO ENROLL YOU AT APEX ACADEMY TODAY!

  • WHAT WE OFFER

         

    ü  College Prep High School curriculum for all students (A-G)

    ü  Over 90% of APEX graduates attend colleges, including UCLA, UC Berkeley, CSUN, and many other colleges and universities

    ü  Every student has their own individualized academic plan for success

    ü  75% of teachers AP College Board trained

    ü  College level courses offered in every content area (AP courses and LACC classes)

    ü  Small class size in safe, caring environment