Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:35 PM
School leader Eric Dillie

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Independent study
Internships
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Design
5
Music
including: Band
4
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Rock band
Performing & written arts Poetry
Improv
Drama
Dance
Creative writing
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Media arts Video and film production
Technical design and production
Graphics
Computer animation
Visual arts Textiles
Printmaking
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Architecture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 55%
Hispanic 20%
Asian 11%
Two or more races 7%
Black 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 3%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 12%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
9
Boys Sports
including: Football
21
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Swimming
Softball
Soccer
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Wrestling
Boys sports (misc.) Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Flag girls
Forensics club
Game club
Gardening
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Math club
Model Congress
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Hawk's Nest - Leadership
  Robotics
  Black Student Union
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Traditional Public Schools
  K-8 Charter Schools
  K-12 Private Schools
Students typically continue on to these schools 4 Year Universities / Colleges
  2 Year Colleges

Awards

Academic award CIF - NCS Academic Achievement - Girl's Softball Team
Year received 2014
Academic award 6 Year WASC Accreditation
Year received 2014
Academic award California Scholarship Federation - Member
Year received 2014

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Japanese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Bus - Limited
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Las Positas College
Partner website Http://www.laspositascollege.edu/

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 200
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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