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We are a public, tuition-free, college preparatory charter school serving a diverse population in Los Angeles, California. Our mission is to help transform public education so ALL students graduate prepared for college, leadership, and life.

Animo Jackie Robinson Charter High School


3500 S Hill St
Los Angeles, CA 90007
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Phone: (323) 846-5800


A Message from the Principal

Welcome to Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School! 


Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School is a charter high school located in Los Angeles, California. Our charter was approved by the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and the school currently has nearly 600 students enrolled in grades 9 through 12.


Thank you, 

Kristin Botello



Kristin Bottello



Area Superintendent

Meghan Maguire



President & CEO, Green Dot Public Schools California
Dr. Cristina de Jesus

News & Announcements

Ánimo Jackie Robinson Ranks in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Best High School Report

May 4, 2017

For 17 years, Green Dot Public Schools has dedicated itself to creating positive, academically rigorous public schools in neighborhoods across the country that are in highest need of quality school options. We are proud of the work we’ve done to serve high school and middle school students in Los Angeles, Memphis, and Tacoma. This week we…


AJR Celebrates 10 Years

October 20, 2016

Attention AJR alumni, parents and students! Ánimo Jackie Robinson is hosting a 10 Year Anniversary celebration on Saturday, October 22. Join us for lunch and the opportunity to share your favorite AJR memories throughout the last ten years.  The program will go from 2:30-4 pm.  All are welcome!


Latest Updates from Ánimo Jackie Robinson

  • Nine Green Dot High Schools Ranked Best in the U.S.
    Nine Green Dot Public Schools rank among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best High School Rankings. Most notably, Ánimo Leadership Charter High School is ranked in the top 1% of high schools in the nation, as well as the best high school in its district. Ánimo Inglewood, Ánimo Pat ... read more
    Green Dot Public SchoolsPublished on 04/24/2020
  • Green Dot Celebrates International Women’s Day
    10 Stories that highlight women’s excellence in education.
    International Women’s Day recognizes the contributions of women across the world. In celebration of the global holiday, we’ve rounded up 10 articles and videos that highlight the impacts that women have had on education and equitability at Green Dot Public Schools. ... read more
    Green Dot Public SchoolsPublished on 03/06/2020
  • Difference Makers: How Jackie Robinson Broke Barriers with Persistence
    During Black History Month, Green Dot Public Schools is celebrating the accomplishments of four African-American groundbreakers. Each of these pioneers have demonstrated a passion for excellence, upheld professional responsibilities, and supported educational opportunities for the next generation of students.  A baseball player, executive, and an African-American bank cofounder, Jackie Roosevelt Robinson repeatedly broke the color barrier throughout ... read more
    Green Dot Public SchoolsPublished on 02/13/2020
  • LA Rams Award Green Dot Coaches with $2,000
    Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School’s 40-student football team has won three CIF Los Angeles 8-Man Division Football Championships consecutively. Photo Credit: LACIFS/Twitter
    Green Dot Public SchoolsPublished on 01/07/2020
  • Jewish Journal: L.A. Charter High Schoolers Learn About the Holocaust by Meeting a Survivor
    Photo courtesy of the Jewish Journal
    More than 100 10th graders from Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School (AJR) gathered May 9 to listen to Holocaust survivor Rita Lurie’s story of how she survived in Poland. Lurie’s daughter, Leslie Gilbert-Lurie also attended and spoke on behalf of her mother at the event hosted by the nonprofit Facing ... read more
    Green Dot Public SchoolsPublished on 05/17/2019

2018 Graduation Photos

Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School Graduation 2018

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Ánimo Jackie Robinson Charter High School

3500 S Hill St
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Phone: (323) 846-5800

Principal: Kristin Botello