Crenshaw,sometimes referred to as The 'Shaw or the Crenshaw District, is a neighborhood in the southwestern region of the city of Los Angeles, California. The name derives from Crenshaw Boulevard, one of the city's major thoroughfares.The Crenshaw commercial business corridor along this street has had many different cultural backgrounds throughout the years but still has a positive African American commerce with many other ethnicity groups in recent years.GeographyAccording to Google Maps, the Crenshaw neighborhood is centered on Crenshaw Boulevard and Buckingham Road. The neighborhood of Baldwin Hills is to the south, Baldwin Village is to the west, and Leimert Park is to the east.EducationPublic schools are operated by the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). Crenshaw High School, which is south of Martin Luther King Boulevard and east of Crenshaw Boulevard, is the local public high school. The district's charter schools in the area include the KIPP network. KIPP Academy of Opportunity middle school, Celerity Nascent Charter School the New Design Charter School (built in 2004), View Park Preparatory High School, and View Park Preparatory Middle School.
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