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Programs

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Textiles
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
International Baccalaureate (IB)
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Mandarin
Spanish
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

Support

11
Facilities
including: Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Library
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Pacific Islander 40% 11%
White 40% 26%
Black 10% 6%
Hispanic 10% 52%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
15
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Badminton
Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Badminton
Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Futsal
Girls sports (misc.) Futsal
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Model Congress
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools The Quarry Lane Preschool

Awards

Community service award National Honors Society
Year received 2013
Community service award California Scholarship Federation
Year received 2013
Academic award Best of the Best by Bay Area Parents Magazine
Year received 2011
Academic award Best of the Best by Bay Area Parents Magazine
Year received 2012
Academic award Best of the Best by Bay Area Parents Magazine
Year received 2013

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.quarrylane.org/apply
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012