Details overview

School leader Jennifer Smith Jackson
District Pasadena Unified
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
2
Music
including: Orchestra
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Visual arts Ceramics

Support

9
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Computer lab
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 40%
Black 29%
White 20%
Asian 7%
Two or more races 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 21%
Female 47%
Male 53%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 63%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation

Sources

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