Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader Dr. William Porter
District Vista Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Performing arts
Music
Mathematics
Arts (all)
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Teacher-run
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Standards-based
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

17
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities College / career center
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Developmental delay
Visual impairment, including blindness
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
Orthopedic impairments
Multiple disabilities
Deafness
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Cognitive disability
Autism
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 55%
White 36%
Two or more races 5%
Black 1%
Asian 1%
Pacific Islander 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 27%
Female 44%
Male 56%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
4
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) IntraMural or PE
Clubs Gardening
Chess club
Book / reading club
Art club
Clubs (misc.) Soccer Unity Program
  Kids college
  Band
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Tutor
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Students typically continue on to these schools Roosevelt Middle School
  Vista Magnet Middle School

Awards

Community service award Kindness School
Year received 2015

Teachers

6
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Special education coordinator
School psychologist
Nurse
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Kids College
  Mad Science
  Art and Music/Band
  Barnes and Noble
  Soccer Unity Program

Enrollment

Learn more Http://mm.vistausd.org
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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