Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Carol Elias
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
World languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Teacher-run

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Latin
Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Summer School
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Extracurriculars

13
Clubs
including: Math club
Boys sports (misc.) Jumpbunch & JB Sports
Girls sports (misc.) Jumpbunch & JB Sports
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Robotics club
Technology club
Clubs (misc.) National History DayArizona Sc
  Spelling Bee
  Chess Club
Clubs - language Mandarin Chinese
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Parent Partnership Institute Classes
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award Top Ten Academic School by Johns Hopkins U. CTYSchool
Year received 2014
Academic award State Champion Science and Engineering
Year received 2014
Academic award National History Day National Award
Year received 2014

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 06/02/2014
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 700
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 480
For the year 2013-2014