Inspiring Collaboration, Innovation & Empowerment
"Climbing Toward College and Career Readiness"
818.994.2904
K-2 Campus
6555 Sylmar Avenue - Van Nuys, CA 91401
Phone: (818) 994-2904   Fax: (818) 994-8096
3-5 Campus
13400 Erwin Street - Van Nuys, CA 91401
Phone: (818) 787-8521   Fax: (818) 786-3627
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Ararat Charter School is a public school that prides itself in developing and nurturing the whole child. The mission of the school is to educate students to their maximum potential in an environment that actively engages students in rigorous and relevant programs, promotes academic excellence and values cultural and linguistic diversity. What makes our school unique is that two languages other than English are taught; Armenian and Spanish.

Our school ranks as one of the best schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District. The Academic Performance Index (API) score is 878! Furthermore, our State wide ranking is an 8 with Similar School ranking 10. This is on par, or higher than most of the elementary schools in the Valley! We have high expectations for our students, our colleagues, our parents, and ourselves. We strongly believe that parent and community partnerships are an essential piece to the success of a school. Our students are encouraged and supported in “pushing their limits” in regard to their bodies, minds, and characters in order for us to set a strong foundation for “College and Career Readiness!”

We have amazing staff that is dedicated to the success of our students and committed to continuous learning. We conduct professional development and use school achievement data to discover the most effective ways to teach our students.  Our core values and beliefs are rooted in collaboration, innovation, and the empowerment of our students and parents. Ararat Charter School is truly a special place!

Sincerely,
Principal's  Message
Vahé Boujekian,
Principal

UPCOMING SCHOOL EVENTS

MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS
Breaking the
poverty cycle...
one child at a time

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Every Friday is
collection day!
Food Drive the entire month of November
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ARMENIA
TREE
PROJECT
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Community Outreach Projects
PENNIES FOR
PATIENTS
EVERY
FEBRUARY
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February 9 - 20
Pennies for Patients
- Both Campuses


February 9 - 27
Physical Fitness Test
- 3-5 Campuses


February 11
CAASPP Parent Training (CA Assessment for Student Performance & Progress)
- for Both Campuses @ K-2 Campus

February 16
Presidents Day - No School
- Both Campuses


February 21
1. Governing Board Meeting
2. Diversity Community Meeting

February 25
Award Assembly
8:00am - K-2 Campuses
2:00pm - 3-5 Campus


February 27
1. Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) Meeting - K-2 Campus - MPR
2. School Spirit Day - Both Campuses

March 2 - June 8
Enrichment Session 2 begins - Music
- 3-5 Campus - Mondays Only

March 4 - April 15
Enrichment Session 2 begins - Other
- Both Campus - Wednesdays Only

March 5 - 6
1. Intervention Session 2 begins - both campuses
5th Grade Riley's Farm Overnight Field Trip