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Hours 8:20 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Cheryl Ehlers
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
7
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
15
Languages
including: Arabic
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Cantonese
Chinese - Mandarin
Dutch
French
German
Hebrew
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Latin
Russian
Spanish
Tagalog
Vietnamese
World languages taught (misc.) Greek, Swedish, Farsi, Irish,
Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Service learning
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) High school prep
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

13
Facilities
including: Internet access
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Homework Club, Barton,
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 Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 88% 42%
Hispanic 4% 43%
Black 2% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 5%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
7
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Clubs (misc.) Leadership
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 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
Students typically come from these schools Hopi /Kiva
  Desert View
  PCDS
Students typically continue on to these schools VLHS
  Brophy/Xavier
  Arcadia HS

Awards

Academic award National Exemplary School
Year received 2013

Teachers

11
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff German
Hebrew
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Thai

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Bus Routes Available
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $2000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Tax credits

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012