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Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Foreign languages
Special Education
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) 90:10 Spanish Immersion Program
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) 90:10 Spanish Immersion+Learning Academy
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) 90:10 Spanish Immersion Model
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

15
Facilities
including: Parent center
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Reading intervention
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 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
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 76%
Black 12%
White 9%
Asian 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 48%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 80%
Female 49%
Male 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
16
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Kickball
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Kickball
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Handball
Girls sports (misc.) Best Fit Fitness Program
Clubs (misc.) Design & Building
  Brain Games
Clubs - dance Modern, Flamenco, Zumba
Clubs (misc.) Young Authors Program
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cooking club
Dance club
Drill team
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Science club
Student council / government
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:15 AM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Volunteer time before school
Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Mark Twain Middle School World Languages Magnet & Arts Academy

Awards

Year received 2013
Academic award LASUD API 800+ Honor School (+29 from 2012)
Year received 2013

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Mandarin
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Hindi, Farsi

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner P.S. ARTS - yearlong education in dance, visual arts, music, and theater arts
Partner website Http://psarts.org
Partner 826LA Writing & Tutoring Center
Partner website Http://826la.org
Partner Garden School Foundation Seed to Table Program
Partner website Http://www.gardenschoolfoundation.org
Partner LA's Best
Partner website Http://www.lasbest.org
Partner Windward High School
Partner website Https://www.windwardschool.org

Enrollment

Learn more Grandviewelementary.org
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 04/11/2014

Sources

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