Details overview

Hours 8 AM - 4:15 PM
School leader Tracy Corbally
District Alameda City Unified School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Technical design and production
Graphics
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 50%
Hispanic 16%
White 14%
Black 6%
Two or more races 4%
Pacific Islander 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 4%
Female 49%
N/A 51%
Male 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 24%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
6
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Community service
Gardening
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically come from these schools Academy of Alameda
  Wood Middle School
  Lincoln Middle School

Awards

Academic award California Business for Education Excellence STEM
Year received 2014

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Gardening teacher
Staff College counselor
Gardening teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
World languages spoken by staff Japanese
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner College of Alameda
Partner website Http://alameda.peralta.edu/
Partner Peralta Colleges
Partner website Http://web.peralta.edu/
Partner Laney College
Partner website Http://www.laney.edu/wp/

Enrollment

Learn more Https://sites.google.com/site/alamedasti/admissions
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 80
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 50
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014