The award-winning WISH Community and Academy schools in Los Angeles are home to more than 1,000 incredible TK-12 grade students receiving a whole scholar approach to education grounded in a commitment to social justice through inclusivity. At WISH, we believe students learn best when the school environment provides a meaningful and engaging curriculum, social-emotional support, and everyone working to achieve excellence in public education.
WISH provides high-quality instruction in core education curriculum topics and areas that engage the whole scholar, including more than fifty high-quality classes in music, library, STEM, technology, arts, physical education, and more. And students can participate in more than seventy clubs, organizations, and CIF athletic teams.
Due to our academic success, whole scholar approach, and commitment to social justice through inclusivity of educating students of all races, religions, abilities, family structures, and identities, WISH is a popular destination for visiting educators. WISH has hosted education ministers, superintendents, policymakers, professors, graduate students, and other influential educators from 26 US States and 12 countries. Education leaders come to WISH to learn of our signature practices, producing some of the country's top test scores and amazing human beings.