Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Carol Vander Baan
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Honors track
Project-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 68% 26%
Asian or Pacific Islander 17% 11%
Hispanic 9% 52%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black 1% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
8
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
Math club
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Shepherd of the Valley Preschool
  St. Timothy's Lutheran School
Students typically continue on to these schools Valley Christian High School
  The King's Academy
  Presentation

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.lgcs.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $11000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 85
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012