Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Diane Burbank
District Sequoia Union High School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Business
Environmental
World languages
Science
Technology
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
4
Music
including: Jazz band
4
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Media arts Video and film production
Technical design and production
Graphics
Computer animation
Visual arts Photography
Design
Ceramics
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Summer college prep programs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 59%
White 27%
Two or more races 4%
Black 3%
Pacific Islander 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 19%
Female 50%
Male 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 49%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

14
Girls Sports
including: Water polo
14
Boys Sports
including: Golf
12
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Wrestling
Water polo
Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Swimming
Softball
Soccer
Lacrosse
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Badminton
Boys sports Football
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Baseball
Badminton
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Water polo
Wrestling
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drill team
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Marching band
Math club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Donut Club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Mentoring
Parent involvement Volunteer time after school
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Attend parent nights
Students typically come from these schools Kennedy Middle School
  Roy Cloud
  Woodside Elementary

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Farsi

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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