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Welcome to Manual Arts High School's website, your online gateway to our vibrant community of learners, educators, and administrators. As one of the oldest and most storied high schools in Los Angeles, Manual Arts has been serving students from all walks of life for over a century, instilling in them a passion for learning, a commitment to excellence, and a sense of civic responsibility. Our school is dedicated to providing our students with the best possible education, from rigorous academics to diverse extracurricular activities, all designed to help them thrive in a rapidly changing world. We invite you to explore our website, learn more about our programs and achievements, and join us in our mission to inspire and empower the next generation of leaders.


Boys Soccer

Time: 6:30 AM – 8:30 AM
Location: LA Harbor

Girls Soccer

Time: 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Location: La Harbor

Mission & Vision

Manual Arts High School develops successful, resilient, and self-reliant students to be advocates for change in their school, community, and on a global scale.
Vision Statement
The Manual Arts High School community is dedicated to providing culturally relevant, innovative, and rigorous learning environments that prepare students to be college-and-career ready in our ever-evolving society.
Toilers' Motto: 
Our goal is not to be okay, nor is it to be good, but rather to be the best!


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Free Groceries!

Free grocery distribution happening on Tuesday, December 5 at SoFi Stadium from 9 AM to 12 PM. La distribución gratuita de comestibles se realizará el Martes 5 de Diciembre en el SoFi Stadium de 9 de la mañana a 12 de la tarde.
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LAUSD Choices Opens

Now through November 17 you can apply to our magnet program! Read more to access the link and brochure.
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Personal Statement Assistance!

826LA is hosting a Personal Statement Day at Orthopedic Medical Magnet High School, just five minutes from Manual Arts! If you feel like you need help editing, workshopping, or starting any personal statement writing, SIGN UP! It's FREE! Breakfast and Lunch will be provided. Common App, EOP, UCs, whatever you need, let 826LA help! Use the QR code in the picture or use this link:

At A Glance

10 AP Classes
CTE Gold
BSAP Program
Multiple Sports Championships
1100 Enrollment
75% College