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Hours 8:55 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Doug Kleinhenz
District Alum Rock Union Elementary School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Science
Social justice
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Standards-based
Teacher-run
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling

Support

7
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Cafeteria
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Computer lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 83%
Asian 8%
Black 2%
White 2%
Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 11%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 76%
Female 57%
Male 43%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Flag football
Girls sports (misc.) Flag football
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 8:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
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 Traditional Public High Schools
  Charter High Schools
  Private High Schools

Awards

Academic award California Distinguished School
Year received 2007

Teachers

9
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Music teacher
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Assistant principal
PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Starlight Behavioral Health Group
Partner website Http://www.starsinc.com/starlight.php
Partner Unity Care Group
Partner website Http://www.unitycare.org/
Partner Asian Americans for Community Involvement
Partner website Http://aaci.org/
Partner The Council of Goodness

Enrollment

Learn more Www.arusd.org/renaissancea
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 203
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 96
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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