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March 28, 2003 | David Pierson and Erika Hayasaki, Times Staff Writers
A lunchtime fight escalated into a brawl involving several hundred students who confronted baton-wielding law enforcement officers Thursday at Washington Prep, the troubled South Los Angeles high school that authorities had promised four months ago to get quickly under control. Eleven students were arrested and one was treated at a hospital for minor injuries after being hit by an officer's baton, officials said. Several students and officers suffered cuts and bruises.
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June 16, 2000 | LOUIS SAHAGUN and KRISTINA SAUERWEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Los Angeles school officials chose school district administrators to lead nine of the 11 subdistricts created by a sweeping reorganization. The other two appointees worked most recently in the Compton and Santa Rosa school districts. Under the reorganization plan developed by interim Supt. Ramon C. Cortines, which takes effect July 1, the leaders will have substantial control over resources in their districts and the autonomy to make most decisions about budgeting, procurement and personnel.
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June 16, 2000 | Profiles by Times staff writers Duke Helfand, Jill Leovy, Louis Sahagun and Kristina Sauerwein
DISTRICT A Schools: 68 Students: 68,266 % Credentialed teachers*: 68.5 % Free/reduced-price lunches**: 51.8 Deborah L. Leidner A Los Angeles Unified School District administrator for 20 years, Deborah L. Leidner has spent the last six years as head of the school cluster in Van Nuys and Reseda, which has experienced gains in standardized test scores and student attendance during her tenure.
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