Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 31%
Hispanic 10%
Black 8%
Asian 3%
Two or more races 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school
English learners 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 23%
Female 49%
Male 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Project-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Arts-integrated
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

Extracurriculars

Clubs (misc.) Rock Band
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Clubs Chess club
Game club
Robotics club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM
After school program offered Yes

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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 continue on to these schools Gateway HS
  SOTA
  Lowell

Teachers

Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
World languages spoken by staff Japanese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner National Equity Project
Partner website Www.bayces.org
Partner Center for Elders and Youth in the Arts
Partner website Www.ceya.ioaging.or
Partner USCF Science & Health Education Partnership
Partner website Biochemistry.ucsf.edu/programs/sep
Partner San Francisco Symphony
Partner website Www.sfsymphony.org
Partner Green Schools Initiative
Partner website Www.greenschools.net

Enrollment

Apply Now - Learn more Http://www.creativeartscharter.org/enrollment/how-to-apply
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/31/2014

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Student subgroups CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014