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IF ARMSTRONG (FORMERLY MILLIKAN) IS YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD/RESIDENT SCHOOL, YOU MAY APPLY TO THE MATH ACADEMY VIA THE FORM LINKED BELOW. TO CHECK IF ARMSTRONG IS YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD/RESIDENT SCHOOL, GO TO THE RESIDENT SCHOOL FINDER: RESIDENT SCHOOL FINDER

 

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING TO THE MATH ACADEMY, AND ARMSTRONG IS NOT YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD/RESIDENT SCHOOL, YOU FIRST NEED TO APPLY TO THE AFFILIATED CHARTER SCHOOL LOTTERY. THE DEADLINE TO APPLY TO THE CHARTER LOTTERY WAS NOVEMBER 12, 2021.

 

IF YOU WANT TO PUT IN A LATE APPLICATION TO THE AFFILIATED CHARTER, YOU MAY STILL DO SO. GO TO ECHOICES.LAUSD.NET. CLICK ON "AFFILIATED CHARTERS" AND FIND "LOUIS ARMSTRONG MIDDLE SCHOOL." ARMSTRONG WILL THEN ADD YOUR CHILD TO OUR WAITLIST AND CONTACT YOU AS SOON AS A SPOT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

 

ONCE YOU HAVE APPLIED TO LOUIS ARMSTRONG MIDDLE SCHOOL (OR IF ARMSTRONG IS YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD/RESIDENT SCHOOL), YOU THEN NEED TO FILL OUT AN ACADEMY APPLICATION. CLICK HERE FOR THE ACADEMIES APPLICATION:

LOUIS ARMSTRONG MIDDLE SCHOOL ACADEMIES APPLICATION FOR 2022-23

Important Dates
  • November 12, 2021- Charter Lottery Application deadline

  • ​February 11, 2022 - Google Form application goes live

  • February 22, 2022 - Accelerated Math Test will be administered IN PERSON ON CAMPUS @ 2:30 PM

  • March 18, 2022 - Application window for Math Academy closes

  • March 16, 2022 - Applicants will be notified

  • April 8, 2022 - Accepted students must confirm by this date to ensure their seat is saved

Prepare for the ACCELERATED MATH TEST

   

Topics to be covered:

Readiness Test for Incoming 6th Graders Taking Pre-Algebra

  • Place Value

  • Compare fractions and decimals

  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers, decimals

  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers

  • Least common multiple & greatest common factor

  • Convert percent to fraction and fraction to percent

  • Convert percent to decimal and decimal to fraction

  • Find a percent of a number

  • Discount

  • Order of operation

  • Write and evaluate expressions

  • Solve proportions

  • perimeter, area, and volume

  • Scale drawings

  • Prime Factorization

  • Divisibility rules

Readiness Test for Incoming 7th Graders Taking Algebra 1

  • Translating verbal expressions into algebraic expressions

  • Evaluating & Simplifying numerical and variable expressions

  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers

  • The distributive property

  • Simplifying algebraic expressions by combining like terms

  • Solving equations, inequalities, and proportions

  • Comparing rational numbers

  • Identifying rational, irrational, and imaginary numbers

  • Rules of exponents

  • Multiplying and Dividing Monomials

  • Simplifying negative Exponents

  • Scientific Notation

  • Solving multi-step equations

  • Powers of exponents

  • Slope, y-intercept

  • Slope-intercept and point-slope form

  • Graphing linear functions

 

Readiness Test for Incoming 8th Graders Taking Geometry

  •  Evaluating algebraic expressions

  • Multiplying Polynomials, binomials, trinomials

  • Graphing compound inequalities on a number line

  • Rules of exponents- multiplying and dividing monomials and powers of monomials

  • Solving system of equations

  • Angles of triangles

  • Solving multi-step equations

  • Graphing quadratic functions

  • Square roots

  • Solving quadratic equations

  • Writing a linear function from 2 points on a line

  • Squaring a binomial

  • Special product binomials

  • Factoring trinomials, binomials, polynomials

  • Solving inequalities

  • Rational expressions and equations

  • Volume, perimeter, and area

  • Angles

  • Slope, point-slope and slope-intercept form

  • Computation with square roots

  • Graphing inequalities on the coordinate plane

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