Details overview

Hours 08:15 AM - 02:25 PM
School leader Scott Borba
District Empire Union Elementary
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Career and Tech (vocational)
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Modeling respect and responsibility, Molding service oriented leaders, Mastering essential academic skills with rigor.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Project-based
Standards-based
Individually guided instruction
Gifted / High performing

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

8
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Computer lab
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Self-contained classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Developmental delay
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Other health impairment
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
English Language Learner programs Push-in model
Self-contained ELL classrooms
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
Hispanic 62%
White 26%
Asian 4%
Black 3%
Filipino 2%
Pacific Islander 2%
Two or more races 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 50%
Male 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 73%
English Language Learners 24%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
6
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Flag football
Intramurals
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Intramurals
Soccer
Clubs Gardening
Recycling club
Robotics club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM
After school program offered Yes

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
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 continue on to these schools Glick Middle School
  Peter Johansen High School
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports

Awards

Academic award California Distinguished School
Year received 2010
Academic award Title I Academic Achievment
Year received 2010
Academic award California Business Education & Excellence Honor Roll
Year received 2014

Teachers

8
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Alex Shoob Photography
Partner website Http://www.shoobphoto.com/

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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