Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Dr. Michael Crudder
District Peoria Unified School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Continuation
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Multi-aged classrooms
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Standards-based
Teacher-run
Virtual school

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
8
Music
including: Theory
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught (misc.) All Languages via Rosetta Stone

Support

14
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Highly Gifted education
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 68% 42%
Hispanic 19% 43%
Black 5% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Two or more races 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 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 34% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
14
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Softball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Softball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Future Cities
  Principal's Academy
Clubs - dance Urban
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Speakers Bureau
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Community service award Channel 5 Show Us Your Spirit Award
Academic award A+ School of Excellence
  ASBA Golden Bell Award

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) Community School/65% Variences
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Texas Roadhouse
Partner website Http://www.texasroadhouse.com/
Partner Sardellas
Partner website Http://sardellaspizza.com/
Partner Peter Piper Pizza
Partner website Http://www.peterpiperpizza.com/promos/?gclid=CLS8_aaJ4b4CFYGTfgodiq4Arw
Partner Yogurtini
Partner website Http://www.yogurtini.com/
Partner Mimi's Cafe
Partner website Http://www.mimiscafe.com/

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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