Enroll at Walgrove

Walgrove is part of Local District West and LAUSD Board DIstrict 4, represented by elected official Nick Melvoin. It is a feeder school for Mark Twain Middle School and Venice High School, which also offer STEAM, GATE (Gifted) and Foreign Language magnets.

There are many ways your child might be eligible to attend our wonderful school.

Live in the Neighborhood?

WELCOME TO WALGROVE! You are automatically eligible to enroll anytime (even in the middle of the school year).

If you’re not sure which school is designated for your neighborhood, you can enter your address HERE to find out.

For more information, or to enroll, contact tracy.mccarthy@lausd.net

District UTK-12 Open Enrollment

Parents may apply for lottery-based designated open enrollment seats at specific campuses with available seats beginning in early May for UTK-5. Placements are announced in early to mid-June. Parents can accept or decline student placement(s) electronically by logging into their parent account or by calling the school site to accept placement.

Parents may also submit a late Open Enrollment application in person or online starting in early July. WE will contact you directly if/ when a seat becomes available.

District Permits

If you are not within the Walgrove footprint or LAUSD boundaries, district permits allow students to attend another LAUSD school than their designated neighborhood school (if space permits) or move from one school district to attend a school in another school district. Applications are available via our main office and should be signed and approved both by your school of residence and Walgrove.

Students with a valid permit to attend Walgrove may continue attendance without needing to re-apply annually.

More information on permits, both intra- and inter-district, can be found here: LAUSD Office of Permits & Student Transfers.

For specific information on permits and open enrollment at Walgrove, please contact Walgrove Elementary’s Main Office or 310-391-7104, or email Walgrove’s enrollment specialist and SAA tracy.mccarthy@lausd.net