Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Jeff Hartman
District Tucson Small School Project
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Honors track
Internships
Project-based
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs Culinary
Industrial / Graphic Design
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Rosetta Stone

Support

17
Facilities
including: Swimming pool
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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 58% 42%
Hispanic 27% 43%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Black 4% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 5%
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 47% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cycling
3
Boys Sports
including: Cycling
7
Clubs
including: Yoga club
Girls sports Basketball
Cycling
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Boys sports Basketball
Cycling
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Boys sports (misc.) Bowling, yoga, capoeira
Girls sports (misc.) Bowling, yoga, capoeira
Clubs Chess club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Students typically come from these schools Paulo Freire Freedom School
  Wildcat Middle School
  Khalsa Montessori

Awards

Academic award Arizona Dept. of Education Spotlight on Success Award
Year received 2006
Academic award High Tech High Learning Network School

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://cityhighschool.org/enroll/
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/01/2013

Sources

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