Details overview

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

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World 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)

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
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
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) Latin, Greek

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Cafeteria
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Summer college prep programs
SAT/ACT prep classes
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Deafness
Autism
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
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
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
Female 52% 49%
N/A 48% 51%
Male 48% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 0% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
8
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
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

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Music teacher
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 therapist(s)
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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