Details overview

Hours 8:40 AM - 3:40 PM
School leader Brenda LoPresto
District Peoria Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Standards-based

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

9
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 62% 42%
Hispanic 25% 43%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Black 4% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 45% 49%
N/A 55% 51%
Male 55% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
6
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Softball
Flag football
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Cross country
Basketball
Flag football
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Softball
Clubs National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Cactus High School

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Arabic

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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