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Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Academic themes / Areas of focus Foreign languages
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Mandarin Chinese Magnet
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Mandarin
Early childhood program offered No

Support

10
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 41%
White 23%
Two or more races 14%
Asian 13%
Black 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 27%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 49%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 5:30 AM

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
Students typically continue on to these schools Dana Middle School
  Correia Middle School
  Pt. Loma High School

Awards

Academic award California Distinguished School
Year received 2010
Academic award Title I Academic Achievement Award
Year received 2011
Academic award California Business for Educational Excellence Honor Roll
Year received 2010

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Confucus Inst. at San Diego State Univ.
Partner website Http://confucius.sdsu.edu/
Partner San Diego House of China
Partner website Http://houseofchinasd.com/
Partner San Diego Chinese Women's Association
Partner website Http://sdcwa.net/
Partner San Diego Chinese Tribune
Partner website Http://sdct2988.com/
Partner Sea World San Diego
Partner website Http://seaworldparks.com/en/seaworld-sandiego/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.sandi.net/magnet
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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