Enrollment Drops but LAUSD Keeps Building

The most recent enrollment statistics from the Los Angeles schoool district show that Echo Park area schools continue to lose large numbers of students. View chart. But the school district continues to push for the demolition of more than 50 homes and apartments (many nearly a century old) in Echo Park near the intersection of Alvarado Street and Sunset Boulevard to build a new campus to relieve crowding at nearby schools–the very same campuses that are losing students. Learn more about 9A.