Extera Public Schools

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We are tuition free K-8 public charter schools serving the urban communities of Boyle Heights and East LA.

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Families are one of Extera’s strengths! That’s why we want to hear from you. Family surveys will be going home with students on Monday, April 22nd, so be on the lookout. Your voice counts! Thanks to our volunteers from both our Eastman and Second Street campuses for helping get the surveys ready! #exterapublicschools #eastla #boyleheights #familystrong #volunteers #schoolchoice #charterpublicschool
Our 7th Graders are currently camping at El Capitan State Beach in Santa Barbara where they are getting up close and personal with some sheep! #exterapublicschools #camping #naturesclassroom #outdoorlearning
Extera Public Schools will be closed tomorrow, Monday, April 1 in observance of Cesar Chavez day. #exterapublicschools #boyleheights #eastla #cesarchavez #publicschool #civilrights
Congrats to our students at our Lorena Street Campus for a colorful, fun-filled Spring Showcase: A Morning at the Theatre! A perfect ending to the week. Thanks especially to our parent volunteers for all the great art and sets! Here are just a few highlight photos. #exterapublicschools #eastla #talent #springshowcase #greatjob #parentvolunteers
Students at our Breed Street Campus wore red and black this morning to honor Cesar Chavez. They gathered to sing “De Colores” as a celebration of the life and work of the fierce civil rights advocate. #exterapublicschools #boyleheights #cesarchavez #celebration
Did you know every 3 minutes someone is diagnosed with a blood cancer, and every 9 minutes someone loses their battle? We are so proud of our students at EPS2@Lorena Street Campus for raising $1,408.76 through #pennies4patients for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Every little bit helps to find blood cancer cures! #exterapublicschools #fightcancer #penniesforpatients #theleukemiaandlymphomasociety
Today fifth grade students went to the 2019 USA Science and Engineering Festival hosted by the LA Clippers to learn more with hands on science related activities. Students learned about robotics, aviation, chemistry, and more at this festival. It was such a great to explore the different booths! #exterapublicschools #usascienceandengineeringfestival #laclippers #scifestsocal
This morning we had 80 Extera parents trek to the LA Convention Center to attend Great Public Schools Now’s session, “One City, All Kids” in support of schools of choice!  We are so grateful for all of our amazing parents! #exterapublicschools #californiacharterschool #publiceducation #parentvolunteers #parentengagement
Thanks to @futp60 and @pepsi for providing our Lorena Street Campus with a brand new breakfast cart. We welcomed representatives from Fuel Up and Pepsi to dedicate the cart this morning. Thanks for the focus on nutrition and for your support! #fueluptoplay60 #pepsi #exterapublicschools #eastla #publiceducation #nutrition #breakfast
Today, representatives from @flipgrid , a classroom discussion platform, visited students at our 2nd Street Campus to see how they have been implementing this exciting new educational tool. Flipgrid allows all students the opportunity to participate in classroom discussions by recording responses and exploring content provided by their peers. It also connects classrooms across the country and across the world, creating global classroom communities! #21stCenturyEducation #exterapublicschools #boyleheights #flipgrid #californiacharterschool #publiceducation
This afternoon, Extera Public Schools is hosting “Literacy Night” at Padres que Pueden for our parents. Teachers are giving lessons and insight in helping your child with vocabulary, reading comprehension, and testing strategies. They’re even making tortillas as part of a lesson in reading! #reading #literacy #padresquepueden #exterapublicschools #eastla #boyleheights
Today is the last day of the Jurassic Park Book Fair at EPS2! We are excited for all of our students who got some great new books! There are a lot of amazing stories to be read. Thanks to our amazing parent volunteers for making it all possible!#exterapublicschools #readmorebooks #bookfair #publiceducation #californiacharterschool #eastLA