Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM
School leader Rob Pecharich
District Edge School Inc. The
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Part-time study

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
Accelerated credit learning
Core Knowledge
Individually guided instruction

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Career and Tech programs IT support
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Learning lab
Internet access
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education 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 42% 43%
White 39% 42%
Black 6% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 5%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 56% 49%
N/A 44% 51%
Male 44% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
2
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Community service
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Organize cultural events
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Students typically come from these schools Tucson High School
  Rincon High School
  Catalina High School

Teachers

9
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Tutor(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Special education coordinator
School counselor
PE instructor
Math specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
College counselor
Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
  Our Family Services
  Teen Outreach Pregnancy Services
  Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault
  Youth On Their Own

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 268
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 250
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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