Hollywood High School

WELCOME TO THE WORLD FAMOUS HOLLYWOOD HIGH SCHOOL - HOME OF THE SHEIKS! Apply for lunch online at www.myschoolapps.com - Register for your Parent Portal account at parentportalapp.lausd.net to monitor your child's assignments and grades on Schoology. Remind students to use their ALEKS account to practice math and their AR and NewsELA account to practice reading and writing.
Principalʼs Corner » Message from the Principal

Message from the Principal

Welcome to Hollywood High School!


The Hollywood High School Learning Community is honored you have chosen to entrust us with your child’s high school education. Our school provides students with the choice to attend four small learning communities: New Media Academy Magnet, Performing Arts Magnet, School for Advanced Studies and the Teaching Career Academy. Our learning communities are committed to providing a rigorous college and career readiness experience to prepare our students to become adult lifelong learners.


We, as educators, are committed to the continuous improvement of our curriculum, instruction and assessment. We promote rigor, relevance and relationships to prepare our diverse students to be global citizens. We are committed to nurturing partnerships with community-based organizations, industry partners and post-secondary institutions that contribute to the rich and vibrant Hollywood High School experience.


Our Vision: We strive to challenge every student to think critically, communicate effectively, and work collaboratively to foster social justice. We provide every student with rigorous, interdisciplinary instruction aligned to academic standards and infusing technology and real-world experience in all content areas.

 

Our Mission: It is the mission of Hollywood High School to prepare students for post-secondary education and the workforce, and to empower students to be healthy individuals who are life-long learners and responsible community partners

 
Expected Schoolwide Learning Outcomes:

Effective Communicators

  • Students express themselves precisely to others using clear definitions in formal documents and oral discourse appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
  • Students use appropriate technology to explore, to collaborate with others, and to deepen their reasoning skills and knowledge.
  • Students are active listeners and respond thoughtfully to convey clear and distinct perspectives.
 
Critical Thinkers
  • Students analyze, synthesize, and evaluate to create solutions for both academic and practical challenges.
  • Students employ models and structures to resolve both hypothetical and real-life situations.
  • Students create and respond to evidence-based questions by utilizing close reading skills to comprehend content materials.
 
We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with parents, guardians and community members to work together to promote a safe learning community for all students. We are committed to social and emotional wellness and creating the optimal learning environment for students to thrive. As your children are transitioning to adulthood we want to thank for being our partner to Achieve the Honorable at Hollywood High School.
 
Respectfully,
 
Edward Colación
 
Principal