Alliance Gertz-ressler High School

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2023 S Union Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90007

(213) 745-8141

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 520

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Alliance Gertz-ressler High School

I love the rigor at this school, not only are many AP classes offered but students are given many opportunities to help them improve and hone their skills. The sophomore history teacher even holds Saturday tutoring every month to help students with writing and analysis skills!

Posted by a other on 10/23/13

As a graduating student, I think it is safe to speak that, from the student perspective, this school works you to death. This school has a variety of teachers which range from the most amazing to the most incompetent. The administration is pretty decent, but their may come times when the administration ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/03/13

I student taught here many moons ago. The headlines read something like "new high school shines in the middle of the ghetto," or something like that. What they don't say is that they basically hand pick their students based on behavior and academic ability. In fact, that's how the school was founded. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/08/12

Gertz-Ressler is very strict to their students and if you are eager to learn then your in the right school. The teachers and Mr Waller really care about their students. The classroom are small with only 20-25 students which is great. The teachers can focus more on their students. The school focus on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/11

Im a currently a Sophmore in GRHS. It is a strict school, expectations are high but it opens many doors to the future. I didn't like this school in my Freshman year, but I ended up liking the school because I had many more opportunities of success than if iI was to be in a public high school. Good grades ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/23/10

Hey! I'm currently a junior in GRHS and this is a school like no other, it's strict, the classes/work are/is difficult, the grading policy is set as it is in college, and there are many benefits. You receive two fee waivers for your SAT, SAT prep classes, there are awesome teachers, and great peers. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/18/09

This school is really only for students who want to go to college, trust me, i know because i'm recently attending gertz ressler and i am a freshman. This scholl is hard, in a good way, and a pain in the butt for me but i know this school will take me to the distance!

Posted by a student on 11/10/08

Richard merkin has helped me in a lot of ways. Through the past 2 years i have been here i have had an exciting and bumpy year. Although i got in trouble lots of times i still maintained my high grade point average. I think that richard merkin is the best school to go to because we learn and get our ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/30/07

This school is the absolute best!

Posted by a parent on 03/08/07

College ready is charter school with lofty goals. Here are a few highlights: 1. Classes are small (only about 20-25 students per class) 2. Teachers are young and enthusiastic about their subject matter & in teaching 3. School enforces strict guideline = no safety/behavioral issues 4. Schools mantra ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/18/06

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Test scores for Alliance Gertz-ressler High School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Alliance Gertz-ressler High School
Los Angeles Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Los Angeles schools — Alliance Gertz-ressler High School is located at 2023 S Union Ave, Los Angeles CA 90007. 2023 S Union Ave is in the 90007 ZIP code in Los Angeles, CA The school district for Alliance Gertz-ressler High School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Alliance Gertz-ressler High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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