Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Alexis Wilson
District Balsz Elementary District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Standards-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus

Support

11
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 71% 43%
White 12% 42%
Black 8% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 6% 5%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Track
3
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Book / reading club
Math club
Student council / government

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Orangedale Junior High Prep Academy

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Assistance League
  Rodel Foundation
  Balsz Community Education Foundation

Enrollment

Learn more Www.balsz.org/griffith
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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