Home to ESP Magnet!!!

ESP's first day back from winter break is Jan. 9th at 8am. Please be on time & we look forward to having you back.

LHS - Home to ESP

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ESP is still "the best little high school in Los Angeles..." Only now you'll find us on the historic Lincoln High School campus with access to Lincoln High School Athletics and other programs like Beyond the Bell, EduCare,  and Linked Learning.                            

Environmental and Social Policy (ESP) Magnet High School is a true small public school that provides all students a career-ready and college- preparatory program.  At ESP we challenge ALL students to be critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, hardworking, collaborators, reflective, inquisitive, and thoughtful members of our community. ESP is a school that is safe, tolerant, and inclusive. Students consistently comment that ESP is a family-like school where every teacher demonstrates their commitment and dedication to students achievement through engaging activities, specific feedback and personalized instruction. We look forward to welcoming you to our ESP Family.


  • High Level and High Rates of College Acceptance
  • Advanced Placement Courses offered in each discipline: English, Social Studies, Science, Math, & Foreign Language
  • College courses offered on site through a partnership with East Los Angeles College
  • Project Based and Constructivist Learning Approach in the Classrooms
  • Access to new technology in classrooms
  • Link Learning thru LAUSD
  • EduCare Partnership
  • Beyond The Bell After School Program

Environmental & Social Policy Magnet H.S.

"ESP At A Glance"

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ESP Students can take the school bus or receive an MTA pass!

Who We Are

​Students graduate from the Academy of Environmental & Social Policy having demonstrated that they are:

  • ACADEMICALLY PREPARED for a highly skilled career and /or admission to a four-year college/university by meeting state standards in core subject areas and meeting or exceeding the A-G requirements. To this end we have incorporated elective coursework into our students schedules that includes geography, geology and environmental science.
  • ACTIVE PARTICIPANTS in and around the Boyle Heights and Lincoln communities, through service learning opportunities, outdoor educational programs, internships at local agencies, and/or involvement with civic groups and community based organizations.
  • ECOLOGICALLY AWARE of the local region's social and natural systems and history, as evidenced in outdoor educational program and elective coursework/research.
  • PROBLEM-SOLVERS who "think globally and act locally" to increase social justice and sustainability, as evidenced in culminating projects and student portfolios. 

A Message From Our Principal

Welcome to ESP, the best small public school in Los Angeles! We are excited to offer this website so you can stay connected, because that’s what ESP is all about – the connection between students and teachers, school and family, our community and the world. Use the resources here to help get the most out of the ESP experience. 

 Located on the historic Lincoln H.S. Campus

​ 3501 N. Broadway, LA, CA 90031 (323) 441-4577

          "Top Floor Of The 500 Building"

It's not too late to become part of the ESP Magnet Family!!!---------- If you would like to enroll within our magnet program for the second half of this school year, please click on the link above or simply call us. We look forward to seeing you all and joining the ESP family.