Statement from Supt. Michelle King on Deaths of Sotomayor Learning Academies Students


The Los Angeles Unified School District family is deeply saddened by the drowning of two students from the Sotomayor Learning Academies School of History and Dramatic Arts.


On behalf of the District, I express my deepest condolences to the boys’ families and friends and to the Sotomayor Learning Academies community. Their deaths are a loss for the entire L.A. Unified School District.


District crisis counselors and school counselors are available at the campus to provide support to students and staff affected by this tragedy.