Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Ms. Amelia Miazad
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Music
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French

Support

7
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
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 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 61% 26%
Black 20% 6%
Two or more races 16% 3%
Hispanic 3% 52%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0% 11%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Girls sports (misc.) Phys Ed Specialist 5 days/week
Boys sports (misc.) Phys Ed Specialist 5 days/week
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools College Prep High School
  Head Royce
  Bentley

Teachers

3
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Art teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner EBISA
Partner website Ebisaca.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://theacademyschool.org/howtoapply.html
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $18000
Tuition range (high) $18000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 46
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 40
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012