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LPS Richmond

  • LPS Richmond
  • 880 Bissell Ave
  • Richmond , CA 94801
  • (510) 235-4522

Program Description

ABOUT LPS RICHMOND

LPS Richmond prepares all students to apply to, attend and successfully graduate from college. Through a rigorous academic program, students develop strong analytical and argumentative skills to be effective thinkers in any discipline. At LPS Richmond, students approach their academic work with a growth mindset and draw on a set of character strengths and habits to collaborate, problem solve and achieve their goals.

We believe in the potential of every student to work hard, overcome challenges and live the life of their dreams.

OUR APPROACH

At LPS Richmond, every student is on a path to college. To support them on this journey, staff put students at the center of learning. Teachers design classrooms where students work with peers to find evidence, discuss ideas, and solve problems. College counselors provide students with tools to learn about, apply to and prepare for college. Support staff work and connect with students to develop skills that will allow them to live full, independent lives.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • Other
  • Parent/family services

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • American Indian or Native Alaskan: 1%
  • White: 6%
  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 11%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 66%
  • African American: 17%

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • Academically High-performing
  • ESL Students

First-Generation

  • Between 50% and 75%