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Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Multiculturalism / Global
Religious
Service learning
Social justice
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

14
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 62% 6%
Hispanic 14% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 13% 11%
White 11% 26%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
6
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Clubs Arts and crafts
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Homework Club
About the program Tutors help students complete homework and offer academic enrichment.
Types of activities Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Operated by Michelle Collier
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 3:00 PM
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? No
How can parents find out more about fees? Call
Visit website
Website Www.stlawrenceotoole.com
Phone number 510-530-0266

Summer program

Program name St. Lawrence O'Toole Summer Academy
About the program Academic remediation and enrichment are offered three weeks each summer, grades k-8.
Types of activities Academic
Operated by Cynthia McIntyre
Dates offered (start) 07/07/2014
Dates offered (end) 07/25/2014
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 8:30 AM
End time 11:30 AM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? Yes
How can parents find out more about fees? Call
Before / after care offered Neither
Phone number 510-530-0266

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Betty's Children's Academy
  Chatham Preschool
  Pilgrim
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop O'Dowd High School
  St. Mary's College High School
  St. Joseph Notre Dame High School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Tutor
Staff Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Holy Names University
Partner website Www.hnu.edu

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.stlawrenceotoole.com
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships
# of applications received 56
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 32
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012