Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Dale Nicol
District Dcs Partner Inc. Dba Destiny Community School.
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Technology

Classes

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

Support

14
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 50% 42%
Hispanic 23% 43%
Black 16% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Two or more races 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 3% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 46% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
13
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Cooking club
Dance club
Drama club
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Community service award United Food Bank - Food Drive
Year received 2011
Community service award Reading Tree
Year received 2012
Academic award State Science Fair - 2nd Place
Year received 2012
Academic award State Science Fair - 3rd Place
Year received 2011

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
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

Learn more Http://www.hillcresthawks.com/enroll.html
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 08/08/2012

Sources

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