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California Schools to Watch is a statewide program implemented by the California League
of Educators, California Department of Education, California Middle Grades Alliance, National Forum, and the California Schools to Watch model schools.
The STEAM Academy @ Burke

Designated 2023

El Rancho Unified School District

Los Angeles County

Lorin Yannarella, Principal

8101 Orange Ave, Pico Rivera, CA 90660

(562) 801-7590

School Characteristics

Enrollment: 544. Grade Levels: 6-8.

School Demographics

Replicable Practices

7-period schedule means SWD and emerging-bilingual students get an elective STEAM approach addresses the whole child with 27 elective choices Teacher collaboration/project-based learning to engage students, connect subjects Meaningful integration of technology from TinkerCad to GarageBand Counselors, PBIS and mental health supports ensure a positive environment

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