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Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Orchestra
3
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Vocal lessons / coaching
Orchestra
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Chinese - Mandarin
American Sign Language (ASL)
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Foreign languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Mandarin
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

12
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Performance stage
Music room
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Library
Kitchen
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Cafeteria
Sports Fields
Computer lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 52%
Hispanic 19%
Asian 14%
Two or more races 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Black 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 11%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 15%
Female 43%
Male 57%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
2
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports Volleyball
Softball
Soccer
Kickball
Flag football
Field hockey
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Kickball
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Girl Scouts
Boy Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Aliso Viejo Middle School
  Aliso Niguel High School

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Speech and language therapist
Staff Gifted Specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Mandarin
American Sign Language (ASL)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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