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Hours 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Scott Irwin
District San Diego Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Jazz band
0
Languages
Music Band
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Use of digital tools
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No

Support

13
Facilities
including: Music room
Extra learning resources Counseling
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 51%
Hispanic 33%
Two or more races 8%
Black 5%
Asian 2%
Pacific Islander 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 12%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 42%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
3
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Chess club
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Co0ordinate yearbook, variety show
Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
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
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Loma Portal Elementary
  Silver Gate Elementary
  Sunset View Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Correia Junior High School

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Instructional aide / coach
Assistant principal
Music teacher
PE instructor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff None
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) For VEEP students only
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner OB People's Coop
  Barron's Market
  San Diego Light & Sound
  USS Bonhomme Richard

Enrollment

Learn more Www.danamiddle.com
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/29/2013

Sources

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