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New Students

Camino Nuevo Charter Academy is a nationally recognized network of public charter schools educating students from Transitional Kindergarten through 12th grade.

Our schools are free to attend and open to all.

Put your child on the path to college and career success. Apply to enroll today!



For general questions about our application process, call our Home Support Office


Why Families Choose Us


We Offer:

  • A safe and supportive environment where students can learn and thrive
  •  A bilingual program option with an emphasis on social justice  
  •  After-school activities for kids to explore their interests and discover their talents, including
  • STEM, music, art, dance, athletics, and more! 
  • Strong sense of community with parents and families as our partners
  • Scholarship opportunities for our high school seniors 
  • A rich and engaging curriculum that prepares students for college and career success 


Fast Facts

  • Our core model is to offer a college-ready curriculum enriched with wraparound supportive services.
  • CNCA students are supported and prepared for success in college and life.
  • 100% of Graduates are eligible to apply to a California 4-Year university
  • 100% of Graduates receive college counseling, access to CNCA scholarship opportunities, and full alumni support.
  • In 2021:
    • 76% of Graduates enrolled in postsecondary education after high school
    • 34% of our Alumni graduated from a four-year university - more than three times the national average for demographically similar students (11%)

Our CNCA Campuses (Grades)

Burlington (TK-8)
MacArthur Park / Westlake Neighborhood
697 S. Burlington Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Kayne Siart (TK-8)
Rampart Village / Koreatown Neighborhood
3400 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90020

Castellanos (K-5)
West Adams Heights / Pico Union Neighborhood
1723 W Cordova St, Los Angeles, CA 90007 

Eisner (6-8)
Harvard Heights/ Pico Union Neighborhood
2755 W 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90006 

Cisneros (TK-8)
Echo Park Neighborhood
1018 Mohawk St, Los Angeles, CA 90026

Dalzell Lance High School  (9-12)
Rampart Village Neighborhood
3500 W Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90004


2022-2023 | We are still accepting applications for students in TK through 12th grade. To start the enrollment process, please complete an online application using SchoolMint.

If your application is put onto a waitlist for your first school of choice, please know that one of our other schools might be able to offer you a space. To learn more, call 213-417-3400 or connect with our Director of Strategic Enrollment, Crystal Day: [email protected]


Important Notice: TK (Transitional Kindergarten) | The dates for TK eligibility have expanded! Students born between September 2, 2017 and February 2, 2018, can apply NOW to enroll for TK at Camino Nuevo for the 2022-2023 school year. Visit our TK page to learn more. 

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