Details overview

Hours 07:50 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Ms. Aitken
District Cafa Inc. Dba Learning Foundation Performing Arts School
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Technology
Writing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

3
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Computer lab
Library
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education programs Special education resource room
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms
Push-in model

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch
Social emotional skills development We teach virtues to each student.
Math skills development We utilize Saxon mathematics in all grade levels.
Speech development We utilize the Spalding method in all grade levels.
Reading skills development We utilize Spalding, independent reading skills, and literature circles.
Typical day and activities Kinder Readiness is part of our school this year! Laying the foundation for our youngest learners!
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 50% 44%
White 40% 41%
Black 3% 5%
Two or more races 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 54% 49%
Male 46% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 82% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
10
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
12
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Badminton
Basketball
Field hockey
Flag football
Golf
Kickball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Badminton
Basketball
Field_hockey
Flag football
Golf
Kickball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Learning Foundation and Performing Arts Alta Mesa
  Learning Foundation and Performing Arts Gilbert
Parent involvement details Monthly newsletters, family events twice a month, volunteer opportunities, field trips, and our Parent Involvement Team.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying We teacher a specific virtue every month which is emphasized in every grade level. We acknowledge students on monthly basis that serve as role models for the specific virtue that we are discussing.

Awards

Academic award National Elementary Honor Society
Year received 2016

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 120
For the year 2011-2012
# of students accepted 120
For the year 2011-2012

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014