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    Parents be sure to complete the return to school survey

    Click here to take the survey. You must have your student's ID#. You can find ID#'s in Parent Portal on a report card.

    For more information, click here to see the Family Guide

    After-school activities with prime time!

    Complete the application if you're interested in the many class offerings after school! Students, this is a great way to meet classmates and have some fun!  Art, sports, mock-trial, business and so much more.  Sign up below!

    SLAM! UCLA Music Program is starting now!  Enjoy...

    Homework help from l.a. City libraries

    Yep, you read that right!  L.A. City Libraries are stepping up with amazing opportunities for students, including tutoring.  Students must have a virtual library card...for more information:

    L.A. Public Library website:


    Yep, you read it right, students can go online (link above) to check out library books and our new librarian, Mrs. Scatolini, will have them ready for pick up in the main office at Emerson.  Easy-peasy!  So, what are you waiting for?  Read, read, read!

    For information or help, email Mrs. Scatolini at

    Emerson Library Destiny Catalogue direct link:

    Click below to see how to access student LAUSD Destiny Account through Schoology:

    Emerson Speech and Debate Program

    For news and updates click here!


    2020-21 school year

    Click the image below to order your 8th grade t-shirt and hooded sweatshirt!

    The image below will be on a navy blue t-shirt ($8) or hooded sweatshirt ($16) with the number 21 on the back and every 8th grader's name!

    Emerson picture day!

    6th and 7th grade:  Thursday, December 10th

    8th grade:  Friday, December 11th

    Both days from 3 - 5 p.m. in the Emerson cafeteria

    So we can keep on schedule, please try to keep to the timeframe:

    3:00 - A, B, C                       3:50 - P, Q

    3:10 - D, E, F                        4:00 - R

    3:20 - G, H, I                        4:10 - S, T, U

    3:30 - J, K, L                         4:30 - V, W, X

    3:40 - M, N, O                     4:40 - Y, Z

    REMEMBER TO WEAR A MASK!  You may remain in your cars or wait in our outdoor eating area until called; no more than 3 students at a time in the cafeteria.  We would love if you wear your Emerson top but it is not mandatory to wear an Emerson shirt.


    **For 8th graders, please see below the traditional picture packages for Cap & Gown picture packages.

    (click on K-12 at the top of page, click "pre-pay online 6-12 grade", type information and scroll page for choices)

    school experience survey

    The School Experience Survey is an annual survey administered in the fall to all LAUSD schools. Survey results provide schools with important feedback from teachers, staff, students and parents. Your voice matters. Please click the button below to complete the parent or staff survey.


    LAUSD AND EMERSON are happy to announce our ZOOM after-school tutoring beginning Tuesday, October 27th. Tutoring will be every Tuesday and Wednesday from 2:30 to 3:30, the following teachers are providing tutoring:

    6th grade English:  Ms. Denmark

    6th grade English:  Ms. Haney

    6th grade Math:  Ms. Johnson

    6th grade Math Honors:  Mrs. Dillmore

    7th grade Math:  Ms. Forbes

    7th grade Science:  Ms. Everts

    8th grade History:  Mr. Borowski

    8th grade Math:  Ms. Shanley (Mondays only)

    6th, 7th, 8th grade Special Education:  Mrs. Fukuji

    Special Education Tutoring:

    7th, 8th grade Math:  Ms. Reynoso from 8 - 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.  All other special education subjects will be tutoring with our paraprofessionals.  Students will click on the ZOOM link on Ms. Reynoso's Schoology page.


    To avoid any ZOOM bombing, please have students log into the Schoology page of the teacher they will tutor with and click on that link for their ZOOM.  

    For Honors Math tutoring, please have students log into ZOOM through Ms. Stuback's Schoology page.

    For any questions regarding tutoring, please email Ms. Muckenthaler at


    Prime Time Tutoring is HERE!

    Monday - Friday from 3 to 5:45

    Team Prime Time Staff provide homework assistance, interactive games, and a variety of other programs via Zoom, Monday-Friday from 3pm-5:45pm.

    Team Prime Time is excited to partner with USC Marshall Business School and offer free, weekly academic support to students via Zoom. The “Marshall Mentors” program meets on Wednesdays from 4-5pm and will focus on Math and English. More hours coming soon.

    Don’t miss out!

    Learn more about Marshall Mentors and the Virtual After School Program HERE!


    Register Now by clicking HERE!


    Contact:  Wade Clement

    (310) 838-7872

    LAUSD Covid-19 Test

    The LAUSD has launched an initiative to provide COVID-19 testing to students, staff as well as family members of students and staff who test positive or show symptoms.

    Learn more by clicking on the images below. 


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    Sign up for Parent PORTAL

    PARENT PORTAL is essential for your management of student records and your access to SCHOOLOGY, the online learning management system that that will house student assignments and grades. You will also find the parent volunteer form that must be completed so you can participate in activities and trips as a chaperone. Follow the instructional video or view the written instructions to the left. Required pins and student identification numbers will be mailed to parents not signed up already and available during grade level orientations. LINK TO PARENT PORTAL

    Lunch Application

    Don't forget to complete you application for the free or reduced lunch. Even if you don't qualify you must complete this form. Applicants who know they won't qualify can complete the form in minutes. Your completed application is crucial to Emerson's formula for Federal funding whether you qualify or not.


    Family and Student Handbook (A Guide to Support Learning at Home)




    publicity release form

    The Publicity Release form allows your student to participate in online activities and projects that are sometimes open to the public.


    parent involvement

    Partnership for Academics and Community at Emerson or PACE is the Emerson parent organization. PACE is committed to the enhancement of the Emerson experience for ALL students. To learn more and support their efforts visit their website.


    school site council

    If you are interested in becoming a parent member of the Emerson School Site Council and the Charter Board submit a nomination request to the principal, Dimone Watson by email, describing in one paragraph how you will support Emerson as a member. Your nomination will be circulated on the election form and made public on the website. Elections will take place during parent conference night in September. To learn more about SSC/Charter Board membership click HERE.


    Good attendance matters to Emerson!



    7th grade Tdap VACcINe REQUIRE-MENT

    email your shot records to ms. bell

    The State of California requires that all 7th grade students show proof of the TDAP vaccination before schools are allowed to enroll them. Email your proof of vaccination to:

    Last Day to submit is January 29, 2021!

    Summative Assessment Information for Parents and Students

    In anticipation of upcoming state CAASPP testing in April, please encourage your students to visit the California Department of Education website for released test questions.  Please visit the following websites for released test questions and begin practicing for the upcoming SBAC.  

    Student Summative Assessment Practice Website

    Parent Summative Assessment Information Website

    Emerson Community Charter Help Line

    Hi, Students!

    Are you in need of support from school personnel? Did you lose a cell phone and can't find it? Did you find a cell phone and would like to return it?  Do you know of any bullying happening at school?  

    If so, feel free to email

    Thank you for your help and support! 

    Grab & Go Update

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