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

Programs

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Design
4
Music
including: Rock band
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Technical design and production
Graphics
Computer animation
Visual arts Textiles
Sculpture
Printmaking
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Ceramics
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Project Based
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Internships
Project-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) 21st Century, Thematic, Collaborative
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

15
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Summer college prep programs
SAT/ACT prep classes
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Facilities College / career center
Computer lab
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
9
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Volleyball
Ultimate
Tennis
Softball
Soccer
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
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
Dress code None
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology 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 social worker / counselor
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Learn more Www.tesseractschool.org
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $17000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Tax credits
Financial aid type (misc.) Merit Scholarships