From Our Halls

At Watts, we enjoy broadcasting our latest news and information to you, our parents and stakeholders. Our News page chronicles school activities and student achievements and publishes important announcements and helpful resources. So check back often; we’ll update it regularly.

LCAP School Report - Watts

New Designs Charter School - Watts (6–12) offers the Watts Community with a high-quality, college-preparatory education that prepares its students to succeed in a global, diverse, and technology-rich society. New Designs Charter School prepares students for post-secondary academic and career opportunities by providing high-quality professional development for all teachers, encouraging the use of evidence-based teaching strategies in the classrooms, and providing a rigorous standards-aligned curriculum and UC A-G approved courses. Please take a moment to read our LCAP Watts school report for more information.


Keep current with the latest COVID-19 developments. Take a moment to review our COVID-19 Operations Written Report. Please visit our district News page for all the updates and reach out to us if you have any questions. Thank you!

Welcome to Our New Website!

We are pleased to welcome you to our new and improved, responsive (mobile friendly) website. We are grateful to the many district and school staff members who worked together to envision a website that reflects how much we care about our students. Our partnership with School Webmasters has made our vision a reality, and we hope you’ll check back in with us often!