Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Veronica Wiggins
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Honors track
International Baccalaureate (IB)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Latin

Support

14
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 98% 34%
White 1% 58%
Hispanic 0% 5%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Track
5
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Track
Tennis
Cross country
Basketball
Cheerleading
Clubs Gardening
Girls on the Run
Boy Scouts
Community service
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer time after school
Volunteer in the classroom
Tutor
Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Students typically continue on to these schools University of Alabama at Birmingham
  University of Alabama
  Aurburn University

Awards

Academic award Junior League Impact in Education Award
Year received 2012
Academic award Women's Committee of 100 Award
Year received 2013
Academic award International Baccalaureate Primary School
Year received 2013

Teachers

14
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Www.csalabama.org
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Financial aid type (misc.) Scholarship for Kids
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 600
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 165
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012