Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:20 PM
School leader Eray Idil
District Adams-Arapahoe 28j School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Traditional
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Medical
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Technology
World languages

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Japanese
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Engineering
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Visual arts Architecture
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Japanese
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: College / career center
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No
Preschool meals offered Breakfast

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Students

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 67% 42%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
8
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
24
Clubs
including: Forensics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
PE classes
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Forensics club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 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 come from these schools District Schools
  Home School
  Private Schools
Parent involvement details LSE would not be possible without our strong parent community. Nothing can replace the value of involved parents both inside and outside of the classroom. Our mission to to provide a safe learning environment and a rigorous college preparatory curriculum supported by a diverse, dedicated community.

Awards

Academic award Governor's distinguishing growth Award
Year received N/a
Academic award FTC (FIRST Robotics Challence) State Champion
Year received 2013
Academic award FTC (FIRST Robotics Challence) State Champion
Year received 2014

Teachers

14
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Hebrew
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation details LSE has a partnership with Way To Go as a resource to form carpools. To opt-out, notify the main office.
Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Colorado League of Charter Schools
Partner website Www.coloradoleague.org
Partner Aurora Public Schools
Partner website Aurorak12.org

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details To enroll in LSE, apply online (http://www.lotusschool.org/enroll/). Enrollments happen by a lottery. Once the lottery occurs, you will be notified if you have a spot for the next academic year. While we do have a waiting list, we encourage all interested families to apply as spots do become available.
Learn more Http://www.lotusschool.org/enroll/
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 1000
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 180
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Students by group CO Dept of Education, 2015-2016