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.
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
How We Work
...is 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.
...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.
...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.
"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.
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 $1.2 Million
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. "
- Karen T. | Class of 2015 -
World Arts and Culture
Explore and develop your talents by diving into a multicultural, artistic experience created by our faculty and community members.
"Acting allows me to be anyone, anywhere. Theater drops a play
and a musical every year. It was very fun and exciting to perform Into the Woods for all my friends and family.."
- Ariel M. | Class of 2018 -
State of the Art Campus
Wilson High School's beautiful and historic campus is a great destination for all those seeking opportunities for personal, physical and academic growth.
for any indoor sport/activity
1 Full-Sized Stadium
for our athletes and fans
with updated computers
Spanning 42 acres, Wilson HS is nestled within the Ascot Hills overlooking the El Sereno community.
Our comprehensive school offers:
2 basketball courts
4 tennis courts
A fully staffed College Corner
A state-of-the-art library
Community and Service
We believe that the backbone of education is building relationships. Have fun working alongside other students by engaging with the greater community.
"WHS is actually a pretty big school with a lot of students. It's easy to get lost here, almost to the point of being invisible. Once I got involved in clubs and orgs, I realized how much I had in common with other students."
- Pedro D. | Class of 2016 -
"Being able to learn from my peers and interact with alumni made my time at WHS worthwhile. Knowing that I was expected to pass along my knowledge and experiences gained at WHS made my time purposeful."
- Joseph M. | Class of 2014 -
Welcome, Agents of Change
Here at Wilson, you WILL struggle because you are challenged. But, you will learn how to fail towards success because here is where you will grow stronger.
Home of the Mighty Mules
"Onward and May You Never Stop."