Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa congratulates students of the Watts Learning Center, (WLC) during the recent grand opening for their new school building. WLC is an 11-year-old charter elementary school located in Watts that teaches students up to grade six. The new facility is located at 310 W. 95th St. The school is one of the highest-ranking elementary campuses in the South Los Angeles area with its students posting an Academic Performance Index of 824. Officials intend to open a middle school in the 2009-10 school year.

Source: Our Weekly Newspaper