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About Us

At Lake Balboa College Preparatory Magnet K-12, students learn to change the world by becoming global citizens in a school culture of creativity, respect, and authentic enthusiasm for learning. Students prepare for the world of work and higher education, taking personal initiative to pioneer their own futures and follow their passion. Students are lifelong learners who contribute to a constantly changing and increasingly diverse world. The family environment of our school empowers all students to achieve their full potential. At LBCPM, students learn to never give up on a dream!

News & Announcements



Lake Balboa's Debate team reaches the Semi Finals Varsity Division in the LAMDL City Championship Tournament held at CSUN this year!

Peace Day Cultural Walk

Lake Balboa Leadership is hosting a Cultural
We are looking for participants to show off
their traditional heritage outfits.


Understand the potential risks of the digital world and
identify the skills needed to navigate online spaces
Teach your child about online safety, privacy, and security
Monitor your child’s online activities and encourage your child
to be a responsible digital citizen


Discover how children learn to read and what is needed to make
sure all children can read at their grade level. Learn strategies to support your
child’s reading journey. All families are invited!

ELAC Meeting 4/11/24

Please join our ELAC monthly meeting to discuss the future recommendations for EL Students.

2023-24 Athletic Paperwork is Available

All students in grade 9-12 that want to participate in sports must fill out all forms (found on Schoology or can be found by clicking the title above) and uploaded to Schoology under Athletic Clearance.

At a Glance

  • >1,000 College Credits Earned Annually by LBCP Students
  • 64.1% Lake Balboa AP Passing Rate
  • 30.3% California AP Passing Rate
  • 28.5% National AP Passing Rate
  • 100% High School Graduation Rate
  • 2020 LAUSD Middle School Pentathlon Champions
  • 9.5% Enrollment Increase Year‐over‐Year


PTSA Meeting

Time: 5 PM – 6 PM

Mission Statement

Lake Balboa College Preparatory Magnet K-12 celebrates diversity and encourages students to achieve their highest potential through creativity and a passion for academic achievement. Students, faculty, staff, and parents are united by mutual respect and the goal of educational excellence. The school community encourages and teaches students to be independent, fulfilled, and productive members of society. The intimate size of the school ensures a close relationship between students and faculty, encouraging students to be engaged in a rigorous educational path that empowers them to overcome barriers and reach their highest potential.