Karen Reynolds is passionate about education and thrilled to to be the principal at Short Avenue Elementary School. Go dolphins! She has achieved over 30 years teaching in LAUSD. Ms. Reynolds earned a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA and a Masters/Administrative Credential from CSUN. She enjoyed teaching students for 15 years before entering into successful academic administration.
In her spare time, Ms. Reynolds loves to travel, read, and exercise. She has two wonderful children, one alumni and one currently attending UC Santa Cruz. Go Banana Slugs!
Short Ave. Title IX Managers
Karen Reynolds, Principal
Yelena Malysheva, APEIS
Title IX Required Notices
Short Avenue Parent & Teacher
Short Avenue Facebook Page
FOSA Booster Club
Breakfast in the Classroom
LAUSD Family Site
FOSA Facebook Page
FOSA Shop For Short
ESC West Instructional Center
Common Core State Standards
Congratulations to 2015 & 2016 Marina Del Rey Library
Bookmark Contest Winners
Laetitia Bekkouche and Alysa Cruz!
See the winning bookmarks here!
Walk & Talk Tours
2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR
The school day is from 8:00 - 2:23 M-F
Dismissal time on Tuesdays is 1:20
Short Avenue Elementary has been named an Honor Roll school for the 2016 California Honor Roll presented by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence (CBEE).
The 2016 Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle, and high schools that demonstrate consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time, and reduction in achievement gaps.
Los Angeles Public Library Summer Reading Program
County of Los Angeles Library Summer Reading Program
LAUSD Student Success Library Card
People LOVE Short Avenue Elementary School! We just received top recognition from Yelp for a year of stellar ratings. Thank you parents, staff and community members for sharing your love.
Congratulations to Short Avenue Elementary school fifth grade students, Millie Escolero, Nicholas Welch, and Johnny Rodriguez, for winning a certificate of achievement in Latin at the 4th Annual “Celebrating Bilingualism and Biliteracy Awards”, presented by School Board President Steve Zimmer. This recognition is granted annually to students in the Venice complex who demonstrate excellence in English and other languages. Amici Gratulatum!
Wednesday, June 7
-TK/K End of Year Celebration
Friday, June 9
-6th Grade Culmination, 9:00 AM
-Minimum Day, 12:39 dismissal
-Last day of instruction
Short Avenue Elementary
12814 Maxella Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Learn about California Earned Income Tax Credit from the California Department of Education
We are excited to welcome
Planet Bravo to Short Avenue!