About YOUAHS Photo Albums The Principal's Message WASC YOUAHS Faculty and Staff YOUAHS School Campus
Culinary Arts The Electives Department The English Department The History Department The Math Department The Science Department
YOUAHS School Councils Alumni Language Acquisition Team Parents The Photojournalism Class School Clubs Seniors The Intervention Committees The Professional Development Committee The Safety Committee The Technology Committee The Testing Committee
Community Resources Enrichment Days The Counseling Office

How to Apply to YOUAHS

1. Contact YOUAHS at 323-789-4731

2. Orientation

3. Come with someone 21 years old or older

4. Interview

5. Enrollment Package

6. Pick up a schedule

Phone Extensions

Dial 27 + Ext. #  
Room Ext.
1 261
2 262
3 263
4 264
5 265
6 266
7 267
Gym 239
Lib No #
Lounge 248
Conf. 238
To Call M.O. Press "0"  



Expected Schoolwide Learning Results

YOUAHS students will be lifelong learners who communicate effectively and utilize technology to problem solve, set, purse, and accomplish realistic personal, academic, financial, and career goals.

YOUAHS students will be independent thinkers who use reflective, creative, analytical skills to develop responsible opinions and make informed decisions.

YOUAHS students will be respectful individuals who demonstrate considerate behavior and self-discipline through interacting with authority figures and peers.

YOUAHS students will be productive citizens who accept personal responsibility for themselves, family, school, and community while actively participating in the democratic process and the global economy.


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Extension Directory Office

Name Ext R#
Ms. Tipawan McGee, Principal 27237 1
Ms. Brown, Counselor's Office 27252 10
Ms. Taylor, Counselor's Office  27252 10
Ms. Gina, School Adm. Asst. 27243 BASE
Ms. Lewis, Community Rep.    Base
Melvin McClay, Community Rep. 27246 BASE
School Supvn Aide   5
David Beavers   15
Komaneci Hatchett   15
Brianna Lagunas   16
Chalone Ray, B & G Work   7
Ronald Falls, Plant Mgr.   9
Left Window Counter 27253  
Main Counter Window 27241  
Wanda SooHoo, Foster Youth PSA Counselor (M)    
Ms. Lapen, Psychologist    

YOUAHS Quarter System

YOUAHS is an alternative school which presently operates on a quarter system of daily classes. Students are able to earn 30 credits in a 10 week quarter. Our A-G requirements offer the students the ability to pursue multiple goals after graduation.

YOUAHS Mission Statement

The mission of Youth Opportunities Unlimited Alternative High School is to successfully empower YOUAHS students to function in a global multicultural society through the acquisition of knowledge, confidence, self-discipline, academic achievement, and cultural awareness in a safe and student centered environmnent.

Schoolwide Behavior Support Plan-The Four P's

The four P's include: Polite, Prompt, Prepared, and Productive

YOUAHS Vision Statement

The vision of YOUAHS is to educate, motivate, and graduate at-risk students within a community of learners where each member has the opportunity to achieve academic, creative, personal and social excellence.

Instructional Calendar

Instructional Calendar

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Local District South

Local District South Options Office LAUSD
310-354-3400 213-241-3759 213-241-1000


Extension Directory Teachers

Teachers Name Per. 1 Per. 2 Per. 3 Per. 4 Per. 5 Per. 6
Dr. B Rm 1 Rm 1 Rm 1 Conference    
Ms. Joyce Burkhalter Cafe   Cafe Cafe Cafe  
Ms. Cardwell Rm 3 Rm 3 Rm 3 Conference    
Ms. Cervantes   Rm 7 Rm 7 Rm 7    
Ms. Collins     Rm 5 Rm 5 Rm 5  
Ms. Christina     Lib Lib Lib  
Ms. Dodd   Conference Rm 6 Rm 3 Rm 3  
Mr. Daniel Fluckey Rm 5 Rm 5 Rm 5 Conference    
Mr. Mario Gutierrez   Cafe Conference Rm 4 Rm 4  
Dr. Rapkin Rm 6 Rm 6 Lib Conference    
Mr. Rezkalla     Rm 2 Rm 2 Rm 2  
Mr. Roberts     Rm 1 Rm 1 Rm 1  
Mr. Taylor Gym Gym Gym Gym    
Ms. Toruno     Rm 5 Rm 5 Rm 5  
Ms. Zaragoza   Library Conference Library Rm 7