Proud Lions Paving Paths to Success


Rigorous academics, socioemotional growth, and a safe, joyful environment at Ánimo Florence-Firestone.

Ánimo Florence-Firestone Charter Middle School is a free public charter school dedicated to student success. In our close-knit community, teachers personally know each student and understand their individual goals and dreams. Although we are small, our school embraces ambitious goals. Our passionate educators eagerly collaborate with parents and students to prepare every student for high school, college, leadership, and life.

School At A Glance

High Achievement in Math and Reading

404 Students Enrolled

Vibrant Sports, Clubs, and Tutoring

Lion Awards

We were awarded the California Community Schools Grant in 2023, giving our scholars access to unique learning opportunities and resources. 

The Department of Education in partnership with the California League of Educators recognized Ánimo Florence-Firestone Charter Middle School as a California School to Watch, an award exclusive for California middle schools.

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Aug 12, 2024
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Ánimo Florence-Firestone Charter Middle School, 8255 Beach Street
Los Angeles, CA 90001 United States
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