Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00PM
School leader John Fowler
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Reggio Emilia

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
3
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
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
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 91% 26%
Hispanic 4% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2% 11%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Black 1% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
6
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
5
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Gardening
Girl Scouts
Recycling club
Science club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Green Team
  Student Ambassadors
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

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
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools The Bishop's School
  Pacific Ridge School
  High Tech High

Awards

Academic award Best Summer Day Camp in San Diego
Year received 2008

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Tagalog

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.tcslj.org/apply
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 02/01/2013
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Financial assistance if qualified
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 150
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012