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VISION:Every LAUSD student will receive an education in a safe, caring environment and every student will be college prepared and career-ready.

MISSION STATEMENT:The teachers, administrators and staff of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) believe in the equal worth and dignity of all students and are committed to educate all students to their maximum potential.

PROGRAM GOAL: To identify gifted and talented students, including those from diverse racial, socioeconomic, linguistic, and cultural backgrounds, and provide high-quality differentiated           opportunities for learning that meet students’ particular abilities and talents.


GATE/SAS Parent Conference

Gifted/Talented Programs coordinates an annual conference for parents of GATE/SAS students.  This FREE parent event features a dynamic keynote speaker and two self-selected workshops catered to the needs and interests of parents of gifted learners.  Learn more about the complexities of your gifted child from cutting edge researchers, teachers, psychologists, and more! No registration upfront is required.



La oficina de Los Programas Para Alumnos Dotados/Talentosos coordina una conferencia anual para padres de estudiantes de los Programas GATE/SAS. Este evento para padres es GRATUITO y cuenta con un orador principal dinámico y dos talleres auto-seleccionados para satisfacer las necesidades e intereses de los padres de alumnos dotados/talentosos. ¡Aprenda más sobre las complejidades de su niño dotado de recientes investigaciones, de profesores, de psicólogos, y más! No es necesario registrarse con anticipación.



Annual GATE/SAS Parent Conference



 This is a FREE event open to parents of gifted/talented students, including Schools for Advanced Studies (SAS) students, in LAUSD.




8:30 am–12:30 pm

(7:30–8:30 a.m. Registration and Refreshments)


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701 S. Catalina St.

Los Angeles, CA 90005