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Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Sue Levine
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught German
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Special education emphasis
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Waldorf
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

19
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Extra learning resources (misc.) ILP
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Library

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 95% 56%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hispanic 2% 32%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Black 0% 5%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
6
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Clubs (misc.) Peace Jam
  Foreign Exchange Program
  Project Week
Clubs Community service
Debate
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy No
Students typically come from these schools Waldorf Schools
  Public Schools
  Montessori Schools

Awards

Community service award Eco-Cycle Green Star
Year received 2011

Teachers

10
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Gardening teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner ACIS
Partner website Www.acischools.org
Partner BACIS
Partner website Www.bacis.org
Partner AWSNA
Partner website Www.awsna.org
Partner Eco-Cycle
Partner website Www.ecocycle.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://shiningmountainwaldorf.org/joining/
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $16000
For the year 2012-2013
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type (misc.) Tuition Assistance
# of applications received 106
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 91
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012