Our school community came together to honor students at Mann UCLA Community School who went above and beyond during their first semester of the 2019-2020 school year. We officially inducted our Class of 2023 by presenting them with a stole that they will wear on their graduation day. We honored 8th graders and high school students who made the honor
Mann UCLA Community School welcomed Patrisse Cullors—revolutionary, author, activist, and co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement. Mann teacher, Mr. Marcus Van, invited Ms. Cullors to share her story with students and help them feel more connected to their identities, self-worth, and community. Over the course of five workshops with 100 students each, Ms. Cullors engaged them in powerful conversations around identity,
UCLA is celebrating its 100th birthday. As a part of the celebration, UCLA Advocacy recognized Principal Leyda Garcia and Principal Orlando Johnson for their dedication and commitment to serving youth through their work at UCLA Community School and Mann UCLA Community School. Both principals were honored and received awards at the LA City Hall on May 22, 2019.
“The Hollywood Reporter revealed the launch of its first-ever inclusion initiative, The Young Executives Fellowship, on Tuesday at the publication’s inaugural Empowerment in Entertainment event, held at Milk Studios in Los Angeles. Aided by launch sponsors WME and Amazon Studios, the Fellowship aims to create a pipeline for future leaders in film and television, in conjunction with Big Brothers Big Sisters of
Huge thanks to PBS for covering our story. Mann has faced a lot of difficulties in past years from having decreasing enrollment rate to the changing faculty in addition to the gang violence around the neighborhood. With the partnership with UCLA, we are able to provide lots of academic enrichment and overall a safer space for the students and their families. You