Details overview

School leader Dr Wayne Williams
District Shelby County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 81% 58%
Black 11% 34%
Hispanic 3% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 56%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Present special topics during curricular units

Teachers

16
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012