Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Performing arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Rock band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) TBD

Support

9
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 60% 42%
Hispanic 17% 43%
Black 11% 5%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 3% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
N/A 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Volleyball
Ultimate
Soccer
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Soccer
Flag football
Basketball
Ultimate Frisbee
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Students typically come from these schools Learning Foundation & Performing Arts - Warner Campus
  Gilbert High School
  Campo Verde High School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Italian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Chandler Gilbert Community College
Partner website Www.cgc.maricopa.edu
Partner Grand Canyon University
Partner website Www.gcu.edu

Sources

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