Happy Black History Month Feb 2017.

Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School

Mission & Vision
 
ALLIANCE GERTZ-RESSLER/RICHARD MERKIN 6-12 COMPLEX INTRODUCTION
 
Welcome to Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School!  You are part of an innovative and challenging charter school designed to provide students in some of the most underserved communities in Los Angeles a choice for a better education and future.
 
Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School is an independent start-up charter school researched and developed by Alliance College-Ready Public Schools, a nonprofit charter management organization dedicated to opening and operating a network of excellent small high-performing 9-12 and 6-8 public schools in historically underachieving, low income, overcrowded communities in Los Angeles that will significantly outperform other public schools in preparing students for college admission and success.
 
Vision & Mission
Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School, a public charter high school, is a diverse, committed community that provides a rigorous, personalized, standards-based curriculum in a supportive environment that prepares all students for entrance into and success in a four-year college or university.
The primary strength of Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School is the highly accountable educational model guided by our five Alliance core values which include:
1. High expectations for all students
2. Small personalized schools and classrooms
3. Increased instructional time
 
4. Highly qualified principals and teachers and
 
5. Parents as partners 
 
The Alliance educational model is based on what research has shown to be best educational practices and will serve as a research and development model for other public schools.  To achieve this mission, parents must remain actively involved in their child’s education and work partnership with the school.  At Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School, “Every student has the  ability to succeed.  Together, we give them the opportunity.”
 
MOTTO
 
“Gertz for Success”