Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Steve de Beer
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 82% 56%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 3%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Hispanic 4% 32%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Black 0% 5%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Clubs Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools BVSD middle schools
  Other ACIS schools in Boulder County

Awards

Academic award CAEYC Preschool Teacher of the Year
Year received 2015
Academic award CAEYC Preschool Teacher of the Year
Year received 2014
Academic award 2nd Grade White House Film Festival Selection
Year received 2015

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Colorado State Dept of Education
  University of Colorado Denver

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.friendsschoolboulder.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $4080
Tuition range (high) $16466
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Sliding tuition scale
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 100
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 52
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012