Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Richard Knox
District Dry Creek Joint Elementary
Transportation options Yes

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 Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

15
Facilities
including: Computer lab
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 64%
Hispanic 18%
Two or more races 7%
Asian 4%
Black 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 6%
Female 46%
N/A 54%
Male 54%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 31%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
2
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Drama club
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Silverado Middle School

Awards

Community service award Kindness Certified School
Year received 2015
Academic award California Distinguished School
Year received 2012

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
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