Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Gayle Taylor
District South Pointe Public Charter Junior High School
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Standards-based

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

5
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Sports Fields
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Tutoring
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 49% 43%
Black 39% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 6% 5%
White 4% 42%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 56% 49%
Male 44% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Football
0
Clubs
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Soccer
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically come from these schools South Pointe Elementary School
Students typically continue on to these schools South Pointe High School

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner YMCA - South Mountain
Partner website Http://www.valleyymca.org/branch/index.cfm?bid=14

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.southpointejh.com/enroll.html
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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