Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mr. Keven Barker
District Ventana Academic Charter School
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 42%
Hispanic 15% 43%
Black 4% 5%
Two or more races 2% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 43% 49%
N/A 57% 51%
Male 57% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
14
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 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
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

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://ridgeline.teamcfa.org/pages/enrollment/27122/admission
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 280
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 166
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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