Clover Avenue Elementary school has been designated as a School for Advanced Studies since 2002.  SAS programs serve as District demonstration sites for innovative and research-based differentiated curriculum and instruction for gifted/high ability learners in multiple categories. Clover's SAS program has a proven commitment and ability to offer a sustained, highly effective, exemplary Gifted And Talented Education (GATE) program that includes the following essential components:


  • Providing opportunities for SAS students to develop 21st century competencies

  • Ensuring that teachers receive a minimum of 16 hours of GATE-specific professional development annually

  • Meaningfully engaging families within the SAS program


Students from transitional kindergarten through fifth grade, who reside within the LAUSD boundaries, may apply to attend Clover on a SAS permit. Permits are accepted based on space availability and the applicant meeting the district stated SAS criteria.

Please click HERE or on the document image to the right to view the 2019 SAS Parent Newsletter.

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