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LPS support Team
  Lucas Clardy (562) 433-0481 ex: 6121 Counselor
  Diana Cohn Assistant Principal
  Joel Jelinowicz (562) 433-0481 ex: 6850 Pathway Coordinator
  Lisa Jones (562) 433-0481 ex: 6253 Teacher

Distinguished Scholars

distinguished scholars

Distinguished Scholar (DS):

Students in the Honors Program for School of Leadership and Public Service must enroll in Accelerated, Honors, or AP Courses when available.  DS students will complete a minimum of four AP/Dual Enrollment courses and graduate with an academic GPA of 3.3 (Honors Graduation Distinction).

School of Leadership and Public Service

About the LPS Pathway

Leadership and Public Service students experience 4 years of integrated academics focused on the Public Service industry. In addition to completing rigorous A-G courses, students take a 4-year course sequence of classes teaching the skills and addressing the issues that surround Legal services, politics, and social justice,  

Pathway Techincal Course Sequence:

       9th Grade: Intro to Law

      10th Grade: Intro to Social Justice

      11th Grade: Criminal Justice and Law

      12th Grade:  Justice in America


Working with their academic classes and the larger community, students are expected to practice their skills outside the classroom with internships, jobs, and volunteer opportunities. Students also have the ability to earn additional certifications through LBCC.


Any interested student is welcome to apply to the pathway.

Students interested in the Distinguished Scholar pathway experience may apply with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrollment in Algebra 1.


Volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House
Guest Speakers
Field Trip to the Courthouse