Four Schools in One - Pacoima Middle School
- The Pacoima Resident School, for students in the Pacoima's attendance area
- The Pacoima School for Advanced Studies (April and May is the application period for the following Fall)
- The Pacoima Film Media and Performing Arts Magnet
- The Pacoima Computer Science and Math Magnet
How to enroll at Pacoima Middle School
Check if you live in the Pacoima Middle School attendance area using the Resident School Identifier.
If you live in the Pacoima Middle School attendance area:
Your child is eligible to attend Pacoima because it is your "home school."
If your child currently attends a Pacoima feeder elementary school then your child will be automatically enrolled at Pacoima. His or her student information will be sent to Pacoima by his or her elementary school in the Spring. All students coming from feeder elementary schools receive a welcome letter, orientation date and an enrollment confirmation from Pacoima Middle School in the summer.
If your child does not currently attend a Pacoima feeder elementary school (e.g., your child is home-schooled, is attending a private school, or you will be moving into the Pacoima attendance area) then you should come to our Attendance Office to pick up enrollment forms, or visit https://achieve.lausd.net/Page/16659#spn-content for the online enrollment process.
If you do not live in the Pacoima attendance area:
There are four ways you can still attend Pacoima Middle School.
1). You can apply to the Pacoima Middle School through Open Enrollment. Please visit https://apply.lausd.net/ or contact us at 818-686-4246.
- Late Applications are currently being accepted.
- The 2024-25 school year application window opens April 2024
2). If you are interested in our gifted program, you can apply to the Pacoima School for Advanced Studies (SAS). Please visit: https://echoices.lausd.net/#gsc.tab=0 for the application process.
- Fall Enrollment Window for 2024-25 school year opens October 2 and closes November 17
- Late Application period: Opens February 2024
- Late Applications for Fall 2023 are currently being accepted
3 & 4). The Pacoima Film Media and Performing Arts Magnet and Computer Science and Math Magnet accept applicants from any LAUSD attendance area. Please visit: https://echoices.lausd.net/#gsc.tab=0
Dates for the 2024-2025 Magnet Enrollment application:
- Application Window Opens: October 2, 2023 and closes November 17
- Late Application Window Opens: February 2024
- Late Applications for Fall 2023 are currently being accepted.
For questions, please contact the Magnet Coordinator at 818-686-4201
or use this form: https://forms.gle/sU6suyosTKYGjTcX9