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Congratulations Taper Tigers You Made the Honor Roll!

Taper has been named an Honor Roll school this year by Educational Results Partnership. We did it back to back during the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 school years and were proud to have been named again this year. Congratulations Teachers and Students! Click for more details from Principal Davis on this excellent achievement.
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Universal Transitional Kindergarten Enrollment

Our school is enrolling 4 year olds for full-day on-campus classes. Your 4 year old child will have the opportunity to begin school for FREE as of August 12, 2024.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our main office at (310) 832-3056 or Scan the QR Code on the Flyer.
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Mark Your Calendars Taper Tigers!

Get ready to dive into a Summer of Learning and discover an enriching summer filled with educational adventures, running from June 20 to July 19. Save the date and visit lausd.org/summeroflearning for more details!
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Family & Community Resources!

Please check out the many resources, workshops, & events from the Children’s Bureau of Southern California, a non-profit organization protecting children and their well-being. A partner with LAUSD to help provide resources for children & their families. Click to view resource flyers
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Los Angeles Unified is Offering Transportation to all Students!

Families! Don’t miss out for your student to benefit from this program. Opt in now for school bus services for the 2024-25 school year. Visit lausd.org/schoolbus before May 3rd to secure your spot, based on availability. Click to learn more and request service.


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About Us

Welcome to our school's new website, which is designed to have easy-to-access information about our school for students, families and employees. This site is designed to work well on your mobile devices as well as on a computer. Please take a look around, and revisit us soon as we will update the site throughout the school year.
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Our Mission

Taper Avenue Elementary and S.T.E.A.M Magnet will provide a challenging learning environment in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics, which supports students to maximize their potential and prepare students to be college and career ready and to meet the challenges in the world around them.