Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:15 AM
School leader Mark Bistricky
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Internships
Project-based

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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 Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
6
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
9
Clubs
including: Amnesty International
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Ultimate
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Tennis
Ultimate Frisbee
Boys sports (misc.) Flag football
Clubs Amnesty International
Chess club
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 3:15 AM
After school end time 6:30 AM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Committees
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
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $17000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Tax credits
Financial aid type (misc.) Merit Scholarships
Vouchers accepted No