Short Avenue Elementary School is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District. The School has an arts program on…More campus with courses in music, dance and theater. Its playgrounds recently were upgraded thanks to a grant from a foundation run by legendary actor Kirk Douglas and his wife. Friends of Short Avenue is an active non-profit group that helps raise funds for the School and is active in campus beautification projects.</p>
Mark Twain Middle School 2224 Walgrove Ave, Los Angeles, CA90066 Mark Twain Middle School is one of the few dual-language schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District. Starting in…More 2010, students from the English-Spanish dual-language program at Grand View Elementary School will receive 50 percent of their instruction in Spanish when they enter Mark Twain Middle School in the sixth grade. The school has an active booster club, strong involvement from parents and has successfully partnered with private businesses, including Creative Artists Agency, for cash donations and school supplies.
Venice High School is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District and has been at this location since 1925. The…More campus can be seen in the movie "Grease," where it was portrayed as Rydell High School. The front lawn has a beautiful statue of actress Myrna Loy, who was an alumna.</p>
<p>The border of Venice expands to encompass the school, although it is east of Walgrove Avenue. The school originally was located just two blocks from Venice Beach where classes were held in an old bathhouse.</p>
<p>The school has many Advanced Placement courses and offers a magnet program in Foreign Language and International Studies, as well as a Bilingual Business and Finance Academy and a New Media Academy.</p>
Salon Plush 12627 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA90066 Featuring four chairs and specializing in working with fried hair, spilt ends and waxing, Salon Plush features…More a nice brick patio and offers 20 percent off any waxing service. The shop also sells jewelry and supports the Los Angeles Unified School District.