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Department of Athletics

Head Coaching Position Open

Carson High School is seeking a Head Coach of its Football program. The football team competes in the Marine League at the Division 1 level as a member of the Los Angeles City Section CIF. Qualified candidates shall promote academic excellence, possess strong communication and organization skills and be sensitive to diverse cultures and individuals. The position seeks someone with high school or college football coaching experience. Our program is one of great tradition. The school has tremendous community support with attractive facilities. As of now this is a walk-on position with no teaching openings available at this time. The possibilities for a teaching position may occur at a later date.

Interested candidates are to apply by Friday December 9, 2016.  Please send the following: a cover letter stating why you’re interested in the position, resume, and at least two letters of recommendation with contact information included. The packet can be emailed to Athletic Director Mike Kline at . Interviews will take place December 12th through the 16th, 2016. Candidates selected for interviewing should be prepared to present a thorough plan for development and execution of the program.



Tryouts for the Spring 2017 boys volleyball team will be held on Wed. (Dec. 7, 2016) and Fri. (Dec. 9, 2016) at 3:30 in the gym.


There are two forms that must be completed and turned in BEFORE trying out for the team.


Please see Coach Mertens in room Z17 for the paperwork.



Carson High School has a long standing tradition of high achieving scholar athletes, competitive teams, successful programs, and a rich student-athlete culture. We have athletes that have not only been successful in the classroom, but also at the league, city, state, and, in some cases, national level. Carson student-athletes have a sense of pride unmatched by any other and we invite you to join in on the excitement and become a part of our "Colt Love" family!


Athletic Director (AD): Mike Kline

Telephone #: (310) 847-6053


Athletic Director's office is located inside the main gym


Assistant Principal (AP) over Athletics: Ron Lenhart

Telephone #: (310) 847-6003

School Fax #: (310) 518-5817


Assistant Athletic Director: Kevin Shaw

Athletic Trainer [Team Heal]: Niki Engler

Equipment Manager: Frank Saldana

Team Tryouts & Physical Exam Requirement

Per LAUSD policy, any student trying out for a high school team must have a physical examination before participating in tryouts. Only the district approved physical exam form will be accepted so ...more

You Just Made A Team...Now What?

If you just earned a spot on one of our many high school teams you now need to complete an ATHLETIC ELIGIBILITY PACKET.

There are two ways you can get a packet:

  1. Open the file at the top right of this ...more

How To Calculate My Grade Points (GPA) for Athletic Eligibility

Your ability to become a member of any high school sport team in LAUSD is based upon a number of factors but one of the most important is your academic eligibility. LAUSD requires a minimum 2.0 GPA ...more


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