Details overview

Hours 7:50 AM - 2:10 PM
School leader Kathy Burns
District San Diego Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
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

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 42%
Hispanic 30%
Black 10%
Two or more races 9%
Asian 7%
Filipino 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 17%
Female 50%
N/A 50%
Male 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 50%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
6
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Golf
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Golf
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Clubs Arts and crafts
Chess club
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Science club
Clubs (misc.) Heartlight Arobics
  Lego
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Pershing Middle School
  Lewis Middle School
  Magnolia Science Academy

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
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