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Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Ceramics
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Computer lab
Library
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Garden / Greenhouse
Music room

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 26%
Asian or Pacific Islander 18% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Hispanic 2% 52%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Black 1% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Track
Flag football
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement HIGH PARENT INVOLVEMENT: Almaden Country School recognizes the most important aspect of a child's education - parental involvement. The school has a very active Parent Service Auxiliary (PSA). The mission of the PSA is to build a sense of community for the parents and children of Almaden Country School through financial support, professional resources and social activities.
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools Private high schools (80%)
  Neighborhood public high schools (20%)

Awards

Academic award "Demonstration School" for Legacy Foundation's High Performance Schools program
  Accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012