Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 44% 26%
Black 15% 6%
Hispanic 10% 52%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races n/a 3%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming None
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab

Extracurriculars

Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs (misc.) Student Leadership Council
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Sewing / knitting club
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Marlborough
  Campbell Hall
  Harvard Westlake

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff German
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner The Colburn School
Partner website Http://www.colburnschool.edu/
Partner Pasadena City College
Partner website Http://www.pasadena.edu/

Enrollment

Apply Now - Learn more Http://www.sjsla.org/admissions
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $14000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012