Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Love Weinstock
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)
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 65% 26%
Two or more races 23% 3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 6% 11%
Black 4% 6%
Hispanic 2% 52%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports (misc.) Co-Ed Physical Education
Boys sports (misc.) Co-Ed Physical Education
Clubs Arts and crafts
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
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
Organize cultural events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Gardening teacher
Dance teacher
Art teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
German
French
Mandarin
Arabic
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Croatian, Portuguese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.berkwood.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?type=d&uREC_ID=215146&pREC_ID=475398
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012