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Wilson High School: Choose to Dream

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A School Built on Tradition, Service and Merit

Since 1937, the Wilson family continues to foster long-lasting friendships, create common memories and produce leaders with a passion for civic agency.

Once a Mule,

Always a Mule!

"WHS, the mule as its mascot, strives to make its students sturdy, loyal and undaunted by the mountainous paths ahead."

-  Class of 1950 -

About Us

Academics for a Changing World

A culture of collaboration driven by curiosity, passion, and a determination to solving problems. Here at WHS, you'll find purpose to your education .

2 IB Programs

with vertically articulated curriculum


National Demo School in all of LAUSD

14 AP

courses offered

Work alongside other scholars by joining our thriving community of 21st century innovators. WHS provides several programs to push your academics to the next level.



How We Work

Restorative Justice a school that is committed to ensuring that every student is educated in a safe, respectful, and welcoming environment and every educator teaches in an atmosphere which fosters a climate in which every voice is heard and valued.

Curriculum & Instruction

...from a faculty who strive to provide research-based instructional practices to prepare and challenge all students to excel academically and to develop positive socio-emotional skills through a supportive collaboration of all stakeholders.

Transformational Leadership

...starts from the inside out, and shows up throughout the day in all the leader's interactions with staff, students, families, community members and district personnel.  These interactions are infused with personal values, social and emotional intelligence, cultural responsiveness, and an understanding of interconnectedness.  This philosophy allows us to build and support collective teacher efficacy.

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"No matter the game or the opponent, Wilson Mules are always ready to fight for the school."

- Class of 1950 -


Invent the Future as an IB World Student

Along with MYP, WHS also provides the Diploma Program making our school the center for quality education that fosters a variety of approaches to scholarship.

"As a DP student, our TOK class takes what you think you know and flips it on it's head. I now see the world in a whole new way."

- Leandra P. | Class of 2018 -

Diploma Programme

College-Going Culture

Our mission is to be the inclusive community that supports emerging and state of the art knowledge with resources to counsel students on their educational paths. 

Over 10

outreach partnerships

Over $1.2 Million

in scholarships

95% Graduation

rate for 2018

"I was constantly reminded that high school was nothing like the craziness of college. Now that I'm in college do I realize and appreciate how far my potential needed to be

pushed as a Mighty Mule. "