About us

We Are Family

We build our legacy by caring for, learning from, and supporting each other.

We are Agents of Change

We disrupt the status quo by being daring, reflective, resourceful, and resilient.

We are Stem Thinkers

We solve problems through collaboration, innovation, passion, and perseverance.

Welcome to Stem Prep Elementary!

STEM Prep Elementary is a new school that opened on Fall of 2018 at the corner of Normandie and Jefferson serving students in grades TK through 4th.  We are now accepting applications for grades TK through 4th.

The STEM Prep family of schools is committed to disrupting the status quo of inequitable access to high quality STEM pathways for women and minorities by cultivating a family of students and staff who solve problems through collaboration, innovation, passion, and perseverance.

STEM Prep Elementary does not charge tuition, is non-sectarian in admission policies, programs, and all other operations, and does not discriminate against any student, parent, community member, or employee on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. Parents can obtain additional information regarding enrollment procedures from the Los Angeles Unified School District by calling 213-241-6701.

Mission and Vision

The mission of STEM Prep Schools is to provide an underserved area of Los Angeles with a standards-aligned STEM-themed educational program to develop scholars into successful into successful college graduates and professionals, through equal access and inspiration, rigorous curriculum, and a commitment to our Core Values.

The vision of STEM Prep Schools  is to create a kindergarten through college pipeline of individuals who will transform their community by closing the socio-economic, ethnic, and gender gaps in STEM fields, and serving as role models who exhibit scholarliness, advocacy, perseverance, and kindness.

 

Principal's Message

Welcome parents, guardians, community members, and students to STEM Preparatory Elementary School! My name is Brooke Jackson and I am honored to serve as your Founding Principal! I have been in the field of education for over 18 years, and have most recently served as elementary principal of a high performing charter school in South Los Angeles for the past 6 years. I am eager to meet and greet each one of you through our Community Meetings, Orientation and Registration events, and any other events or activities that will be taking place here at STEM Prep Elementary School.

STEM Prep Elementary School will be the third school operated by STEM Prep Schools, Inc. in the Jefferson Park community. We are committed to disrupting the status quo of inequitable access to high quality STEM pathways for women and minorities by cultivating a family of students and staff who solve problems through collaboration, innovation, passion, and perseverance. We emphasize the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development of each child and strive to instill high standards for academic integrity and leadership in our students. Through our programs, students are given the technology, skills, and knowledge to be effective members of our school community and a global society. STEM Prep ES will be the only STEM-themed elementary school serving the Jefferson Park area.

We are committed to doing all we can to make STEM Prep Elementary School a place for every student to learn, explore, and grow. We firmly believe that a home/school partnership is necessary for the success of all of our students. We live by our core values:

 We are family.

  • We build our legacy by caring for, learning from, and supporting each other.

We are agents of change.

  • We disrupt the status quo by being daring, reflective, resourceful, and resilient.

We are STEM thinkers.

  • We solve problems through collaboration, innovation, passion, and perseverance.

I look forward to partnering with you to make this an exciting and successful year for our students. Thank you in advance for your support and commitment. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Charter

STEM Preparatory Elementary School
Charter Petition
for Five-Year Term
July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2023

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1374 W 35th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(323) 998-0950
Fax: (323) 795-0696

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