Details overview

Hours 7:45 am - 3:05 pm
School leader Dr. Marie Axman
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Social justice
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Math/Literacy Coach
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
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 Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 77% 42%
Hispanic 18% 43%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Black 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Softball
5
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
13
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) National Junior Honor Society
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:45 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
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Pre-school
  Day care
  Public/charter schools
Students typically continue on to these schools Catholic High Schools
  Christian High Schools
  Tempe Union High Schools

Awards

Community service award Christian Service Scholars (3)
Year received 2013
Community service award Christian Service Scholars (2)
Year received 2012
Community service award Christian Service Scholars (2)
Year received 2011
Academic award Catholic Math League
Year received 2013
Academic award Math Counts
Year received 2013
  2013

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.sjbosco.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 85
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 83
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012