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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.

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Over 30 Clubs to Choose From

Palms Students can attend one or more club meetings, with over 30 clubs to choose from. Some have already started and some are starting soon.
Dress Code

Dress Code Reminder

All students must follow the Code of Conduct, which includes the Student Dress Code. The Dress Code is designed to maintain a positive atmosphere for learning.
Picture Day

Make-Up Picture Day: September 28

For students who missed Picture Day on September 7, photos for Student ID cards and the Yearbook will be taken on Thursday, September 28. Students should dress nicely but not wear green.


Sep 28

Picture Day Make-Up

Time: 8 AM – 1 PM

First Meeting of ASL Club

Time: 12:30 PM – 1 PM
Location: Room 133

First Jazz Band Class

Time: 3:15 PM – 4 PM
Location: Room 172

Oct 3

High School Information Night

Time: 5 PM – 6:30 PM

Sep 30


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.