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New Millennium Secondary School

  • New Millennium Secondary School
  • 1301 W. 182 St.
  • Gardena, CA 90248
  • 310-999-6162
  • 2008

Program Description

The New Millennium Secondary School (NMSS) is a charter high school in Gardena, CA committed to preparing students to become life-long learners and dynamic leaders in the competitive 21st century. NMSS was created to address the rising global competitive environment for talent. The United States currently ranks 15th in the world in terms of K-12 student achievement. Our students need to be better prepared to compete tomorrow and NMSS is prepared to meet this challenge.

NMSS utilizes innovative technology for classroom instruction and student assessment, focuses on hiring the most talented and experienced teachers, and emphasizes personalized and relevant education -- preparing students to compete for educational and occupational advancement. Additionally, all students are provided access to laptops throughout the school day and 24/7 on-demand learning opportunities.

The NMSS curriculum is structured to have real-world application, and students have access to free college-level courses through NMSS' partnership with CSU Dominguez Hills and community colleges. Students at NMSS will be prepared to learn, inquire, and succeed in the new millennium.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Mentoring
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation



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