Details overview

Hours 8:25 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Courtney Stevens
District Tolleson Union High School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Culinary
Industrial / Graphic Design
Engineering
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Library
College preparation resources (misc.) Financial Aid Awareness
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Counseling
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
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 None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

Dig deeper

School cultural diversity1

How important is cultural diversity?

Learn how cultural diversity can affect your child's education.


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 58% 43%
White 21% 42%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 10% 3%
Black 8% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 59% 49%
N/A 41% 51%
Male 41% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
11
Boys Sports
including: Track
24
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
DECA
Drama club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
JROTC
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Marching band
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
SADD
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) New Global Citizens
Clubs - dance All

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more University.tuhsd.org
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 11/30/2012
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $0
For the year 2012-2013
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 400
For the year 2011-2012
# of students accepted 165
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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