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Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Juli Newman
District Montessori Academy Inc.
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Environmental
Foreign languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Montessori
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

15
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 85% 42%
Hispanic 8% 43%
Black 3% 5%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 47%
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Golf
6
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports (misc.) Violin
Girls sports (misc.) Violin
Clubs Book / reading club
Community service
Gardening
Math club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 5:30 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Navy Sea Cadets
Partner website Http://www.seacadets.org/public/
Partner Montessori Academy CSA/Crooked Sky Farms
Partner website Http://www.montessoriacademyaz.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.montessoriacademyaz.org/enrollment.html
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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