• Van Nuys High School Magnet Programs Overview

    Boasting over 100 years of academic excellence, Van Nuys High School offers three magnet programs providing students a comprehensive high school experience throughout a wide range of classes, clubs and activities. All three magnets are infused with a College Preparatory core curriculum of mathematics and sciences, regardless of study emphasis.

    Consistently ranked as one of America's Best High Schools, we have one of the largest Advanced Placement programs in the state with consistently high exam pass rates in LAUSD. Since 1995, our SAT scores have remained amongst the highest in the district, according to US News and World Report. Van Nuys is a Silver Academic Achievement school. We are exceedingly proud that our graduates are regularly accepted into the most competitive universities in the nation. There are many opportunities for students to have a well-rounded educational experience, preparing them for future success. We offer ALL Van Nuys High School students, both Magnet and residential, access to the full curriculum and activities, including:

    • Academic Decathlon • Advanced Placement Classes • Athletics (Div 1 & 2) • College Counseling & Preparation • Community Involvement • Culinary Arts • Journalism • Machining • Performing Arts • Restorative Justice • Science Bowl • Student Government • Technical Academy & Arts • 21st Century Skills • Over 50 Clubs & Extracurricular Activities  

    All three magnets have a high percentage of ambitious and dynamic students who require broad opportunities and flexibility in their curricular scheduling. Magnet students are able to create accommodating class schedules that afford diverse, interactive and comprehensive high school experiences and offer a competitive advantage in for career and advanced academic pursuits. 


  • Van Nuys High School Magnets | 6535 Cedros Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91411 

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