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About Us

Palms Middle School in Los Angeles is a neighborhood school, a School For Advanced Studies, a Modern Media and Communications Magnet, and a Gifted/High Ability Magnet School. We are proud of our academic program and the education we offer, including our high state test scores, our many cultural, artistic, and other programs, our awards and honors, and our friendly and safe atmosphere.

News & Announcements

SSC Zoom meeting

SSC Meeting: September 20

A meeting of the School Site Council will take place on Wednesday, September 20. Council members can use Zoom or go to Room 112.
Student Body Campaign

Student Body Campaign Week

This is Student Body Campaign Week, as students from Leadership run for the five Student Body Offices. The candidates create campaign slogans, make campaign posters, and give campaign speeches.
Dining for Dollars at Panda Express

Dining for Dollars at Panda Express: September 20

Palms families can enjoy a great meal while earning money for Friends of Palms at the first Dining for Dollars event of the school year, on Wednesday, September 20, 2023. Click or tap for details.
Friends of Palms/PTSA Zoom meeting

Friends of Palms/PTSA Meeting

All parents are invited to the Friends of Palms/PTSA meeting on Tuesday, September 19, starting at 6:30pm in Zoom. You'll hear from the staff, hear from Friends of Palms and PTSA leaders, learn what's happening at school, and be able to ask questions.



Our Mission

Our mission is to provide effective instruction designed to challenge students in a nurturing and supportive environment. Students will be encouraged to recognize and celebrate the diversity of our school community through class, school, and community activities.