James Monroe High School Police Academy Magnet

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Welcome to one of the most sought after programs in LAUSD, James Monroe’s Police Academy Magnet!

Here, cadets from 9th through 12th grade will take rigorous courses from a specialized curriculum, designed to teach our young men and women the demands of a career in the executive branch of government, and to prepare them for rapid advancement through the ranks of civilian and military law enforcement hierarchies.

The James Monroe Police Academy Magnet prepares young men and women for these professional careers and related occupations:
  • Patrol Officer
  • Tactical Specialist
  • Central Intelligence/FBI Analyst/Field Agent
  • Military police officer
  • Logistics/Corrections personnel
  • Sheriff or deputy
  • CHP officer
  • and many other lucrative, respected law enforcement careers