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Programs

Classes

3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Video and film production
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Music
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) College-preparatory curriculum with AVID
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) AVID
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No

Support

11
Facilities
including: Parent center
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming 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
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent center
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 50%
White 23%
Two or more races 7%
Black 7%
Asian 6%
Pacific Islander 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 13%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 72%
Female 49%
Male 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Boys sports (misc.) Club sports in many areas
Girls sports (misc.) Club sports in many areas
Clubs Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Miller Elementary
  Hancock Elementary
  Tierrasanta Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Serra High School

Awards

Academic award AVID National Demonstration School
Year received 2010

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff Dutch
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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