Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Mrs. Brenna Iredale
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Pacific Islander 30% 11%
Two or more races 27% 3%
Black 16% 6%
White 16% 26%
Hispanic 8% 52%
American Indian/Alaska Native 3% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports (misc.) Physical Education classes
Boys sports (misc.) Physical Education classes
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Clubs (misc.) Video Club
  Gymnastics
Clubs - language Chinese Mandarin, Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:15 PM

Culture

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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop O'Dowd High School
  Redwood Christian High School
  Arroyo High School

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Japanese
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner East Bay Independent Schools Association
Partner website Ebisaca.org

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012