Details overview

Hours 9:10 - 3:35
School leader Amanda Hammond-Williams
District San Diego Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school International baccalaureate
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 40%
White 34%
Black 14%
Two or more races 7%
Asian 2%
Filipino 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 48%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 56%
English Language Learners 24%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Golf
5
Boys Sports
including: Gymnastics
5
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Boys sports Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Clubs Cub Scouts
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:30 PM
After school program offered Yes

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Roosevelt IB World Middle School
  SanDiego School of International Studies
  Preuss

Awards

Academic award CA Distinguished School
Year received 2011

Teachers

11
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Friends of Alice Birney Foundation
Partner website Http://friendsofalicebirney.org/

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

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