Programs

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
9
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Project-based learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Project-based
Standards-based
Virtual school
Individually guided instruction
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Diversity of Programs
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

15
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Computer lab
Library

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 36%
Hispanic 21%
Asian 12%
Two or more races 11%
Black 8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 19%
Female 61%
Male 39%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
Girls sports Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Wrestling

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 750
For the year 2011-2012
# of students accepted 300
For the year 2011-2012

Sources

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