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San Antonio STEM Magnet has limited number of spaces for the following grades for next school year beginning August 2023: Kindergarten, 1st, grade, 2nd grade, and 4th grade. Our STEM magnet offers more experiences with hands on, problem solving, creative, and exploratory experiences in science, technology, engineering, and math challenges. For immediate support please call Mr. Little (STEM Magnet Coordinator).
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Magnets offer theme-based instructional opportunities to students in grades K-12, living within the boundaries of LAUSD.  Currently, there are 292 Magnet programs located throughout the district.  All district students, including English Learners, Special Education, and Gifted/Talented are encouraged to apply.

Here at San Antonio STEM Magnet teachers strive to integrate STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) into daily learning activities. STEM magnet students have access to the Maker's Space and the numerous materials available to tinker and create. 4th and 5th grade students participate on robotics teams and represent San Antonio STEM Magnet at district competitions. Our scholars learn to be leaders!


All parents who wish to enroll in our Magnet school must apply through the Choices brochure paper application, or online at:

Admission is by priority points generated by your child's application, and based on space available. Choices brochures and applications will be available in all LAUSD schools, Educational Service Centers, LAUSD Headquarters, Parent Community Services Branch, and any Los Angeles County Libraries.  If you have any questions regarding the Choices process, for general district information, please call: Student Integration Services at (213) 241-4177, or call directly to San Antonio STEM Magnet coordinator, Mr. Little (323)-582-1250

Applying for Magnet Programs

Attention: School year 2022-2023

San Antonio STEM Magnet has limited openings in all grade levels currently 1st-5th, for school year 2022-2023. Apply through late applications, and call the school Magnet Coordinator, Mr. Little, (323)582-1250.

Any student at any grade level may apply for any magnet school in the district. If you need help with this, contact Mr. Little at the school  (323) 582-1250 or by email [email protected]

Application assistance is available at the Parent Center as well or you can make an appointment with Mr. Little at the number above or via email: [email protected]

Magnet Applications Support and Informational Sessions:

Wednesday, October 19, 2022      9:00 am in Parent Center

Friday, October 21, 2022.               9:00 am in Parent Center

Wednesday, October 25, 2022.      9:00 am in Parent Center

New for 2023-2024

San Antonio STEM Magnet will be opening a Kindergarten class on the magnet campus. If you have a child who will be in Kindergarten next year, please apply for our exciting magnet to get them on the STEM track from the start!

We will have 24 spots for Kindergarten and 24 spots for 1st graders for the 2023-2024 school year.

2nd-5th grade will have limited availability, but please apply if you are interested.

The online application process has many advantages:

  1. View application information
  2. Confirm receipt of your application
  3. Print parent notification letters such as acceptance/waiting list
  4. Connected to your parent portal
Late Application Window will open February 6, 2023.
Limited Number of spaces for our first Kindergarten STEM Class still available!
San Antonio Legendary and Incredible Dolphins Teams Proudly Representing at Monthly Robotics Competitions!
San Antonio Magnet Students all spent a day of exploring and learning science concepts at Discovery Cube LA!   Highly recommend for families to take a family day together to experience more. All Magnet classes enjoyed a day of discovery and learning at Discovery Cube LA
Magnet T-Shirts 
Send the completed order form and CASH payment to school with your child or drop it off at the main office.  If you need to see sample sizes, drop by the Magnet office to see the sample size

Coordinator: Mr. Little

Happy Mother's Day | Feliz Dia de Las Madres! 

Look at what our 4th graders made on the 3d printers!


heart magnets


New Magnet Logo!

New Logo

Thank you to the students that submitted their ideas and have helped to create our first San Antonio Elementary School Magnet logo!


Thank you parents for registering for parent portal.  As of today we are at 99% registered!  We can get to 100!  If you need help registering, please contact Mr. Little and arrangements can be made to assist you.  Many thanks to our parents and our teachers for their constant support and efforts toward our shared goal!  Great job!


Parent Portal

Parent Portal

Magnet Goal = 100% registration

Currently (as of 11/18/22):

1st grade -Ms. Kim - 100%

2nd grade - Mr. Marroquin - 100%

3rd grade -Ms. Chatel - 100%

4th grade -Ms. Reyes - 100%

5th grade - Mr. Valdez - 100%

Total Magnet - 99%

If you do not know what parent portal is and you need help registering, please see Ms. Rivera or Ms. Marin, Community Rep. in the Parent Center.

It's as Easy as 1-2-3!


Dear Magnet Students and Parents,


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During these difficult times please remember that we are here for you and love you.  Please stay safe, stay at home, and remember to be kind to yourselves and those around you.  Make sure that you log on and complete your assignments.  Contact your teacher with any questions.


Be well, wear a mask, and wash your hands!

-The Magnet Team

Magnet Coordinator

Maria Aceves
Assistant Principal

Evangelina Cantu
Sys Admin

Terry Little
(562) 516-7574
Sys Admin

Patricia Chatel
Monica Kim

Walter Marroquin
Ricky Valdez
Monica Pedroza Reyes

Remind codes:


Download the Remind app and join a class to stay in touch and get reminders about events and meetings going on at school. 

Use these codes to add yourself to the Remind class/es for your child/children. 

Coordinator: Mr. Little

5th Grade: Mr. Valdez


4th Grade: Mrs. Reyes


3rd Grade: Mrs.Chatel

2nd Grade: Mr. Marroquin


1st Grade: Mrs. Kim

Helpful Resources

5th Grade Magnet
Mr. Valdez - Room 16
4th Grade Magnet
Ms. Reyes - Room 9
3rd Grade Magnet
Ms. Chatel - Room 17
2nd Grade Magnet
Mr. Marroquin - Room 13
1st Grade Magnet
MS. Kim - Room 15
STEM Learning