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Hours 7:40 AM - 2:40 AM
School leader Douglas Minson
District Veritas Preparatory Academy
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Poetry
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught French
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Latin, Greek
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Honors track
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) Latin, Greek
Early childhood program offered No

Support

13
Facilities
including: Music room
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Career/college counseling
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Hearing impairments
Autism
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Summer college prep programs
SAT/ACT prep classes
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Facilities Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Cafeteria
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 73% 42%
Hispanic 17% 43%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Black 3% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 0% 47%
Female 52% 49%
Male 48% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
8
Boys Sports
including: Swimming
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Softball
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Cross country
Boys sports Football
Fencing
Cross country
Basketball
Baseball
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Swimming
Track
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

13
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff None
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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