West Adams Preparatory High School
Students First…Every Decision, Every Day

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) Academy

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics crest

The STEM Academy of West Adams Preparatory High School is one of 38 Linked Learning schools in LAUSD and one of 5 with a pathway theme of engineering. Students have the opportunity to take a 3 year engineering course sequence with a focus in civil engineering and architecture.

Vision Statement
The West Adams STEM Academy empowers students to become self-motivated, critical thinkers with strong technical skills and personal resiliency.

Mission Statement
The West Adams STEM Academy provides project-oriented design experiences that promote academic rigor through an industry pathway of science, technology, and engineering.

STEM Academy students are Critical Thinkers, Collaborators, and Creators.

Room: S216
Phone Number: (323) 373-2565


NamePosition & SubjectEmailRoom
Tucker, ThomasAssistant Principaltdt3800lausd.netS216
Aguda, AilienCounselorailien.volausd.netS216
Rojas, JacquelineOffice Technicianjdr5530lausd.netS216
Ayala, JulioTeacher, Mathjayala03lausd.netS329
Behr-Hirst, RachelMath Coachrachel.hirstlausd.netN203
Bell, DouglasTeacher, Sciencedouglas.belllausd.netS304
Carrola, DorisTeacher, ELDdxc6307lausd.netN317
Castelo, AdrianaTeacher, Historyalj4750lausd.netS222
Chaidez, FlorPSWflor.chaidezlausd.netN201
Chavez, BrendaTeacher, PEbjc0867lausd.netS319
Chow, KevinTechnology Coordinatormwc1936lausd.netN008
Dehn, TaylorTeacher, Sciencetaylor.l.dehnlausd.netS201
Duran, LucianoTeacher, Historylxd4390lausd.netN327
Guerra, MayraTeacher, World Languagesmjg0440lausd.netN004
Hudson, ShawnaTeacher, ELAslj1964lausd.netS319
Makar, EnasTeacher, Historyeym3872lausd.netS204
Melligan, TaylorTeacher, ELAtaylor.melliganlausd.netS222
Payne, PamelaTeacher, Social Skillspamela.paynelausd.netN204
Rodarte Monsivais, NoralbaTeacher, Mathnoralba.rodartelausd.netS321
Swihart, RexTeacher, Mathrswihartlausd.netN329

January Educator of The Month

teacher of the month

Ms. Aguda

Linked Learning Documents

STEM Academy Spring 2017 Portfolio Requirements (9th-11th grade)

Artifact Reflection Document

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333 S. Beaudry Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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