Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
School leader Terri M . Zarling
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 125

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Schedule Year-round
Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Performing arts
Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Montessori
Multi-aged classrooms

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
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 Infant

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Extracurriculars

Boys sports (misc.) General
Girls sports (misc.) General
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Basis
  Sonoran Science
  Academy of Tucson

Awards

Academic award NAC accreditation
Year received 2014

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Dance teacher
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $10000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 90
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 90
For the year 2014-2015