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Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Love Weinstock
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Theory
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
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Constructivism
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

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

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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: Chess 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

Dress code None
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Gardening teacher
Dance teacher
Art teacher
Instructional aide / coach
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
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012