Details overview

School leader Demian Barnett, Principal
District Santa Barbara Unified
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
World languages taught (misc.) After school classes offer a variety

Support

11
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 47%
White 46%
Asian 3%
Two or more races 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Black 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 32%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 40%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
0
Clubs
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Tennis
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Tennis
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs After

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 Santa Barbara Junior High School
  La Colina Junior High School

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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