Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:05 PM
School leader Amy Griffiths
District San Diego Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Acceleration
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 85%
Two or more races 4%
White 3%
Asian 3%
Black 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 63%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 86%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
2
Boys Sports
including: None
4
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Soccer
None
Boys sports None
Soccer
Clubs Art club
Gardening
Science club
Student council / government
Clubs (misc.) Safety Patrol
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer time after school
Volunteer in the classroom
Tutor
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Students typically continue on to these schools Innovation Middle School
  Creative and Performing Media Arts

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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