Details overview

Hours 7:55 AM - 2:05 PM
School leader Priscilla Rasanen
District Dry Creek Joint Elementary
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Honors track

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Jazz band
0
Languages
Music Band
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

15
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education 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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 69%
Hispanic 16%
Asian 4%
Two or more races 4%
Black 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 5%
Female 48%
N/A 52%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 24%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
7
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
17
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Quail Glen Elementary
  Coyote Ridge Elementary
  Heritage Oak Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Woodcreek High School

Awards

Community service award Kindness Certified
Year received 2015
Academic award California School to Watch
Year received 2015
Academic award California Distinguished School
Year received 2014

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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