Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Jeff Cooper
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Religious
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Independent study
Standards-based
Virtual school

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Graphics
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

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

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Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Ultimate
1
Boys Sports
including: Ultimate Frisbee
1
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Ultimate
Boys sports Ultimate Frisbee
Boys sports (misc.) Rock Climbing, Canyoneering
Girls sports (misc.) Rock Climbing, Canyoneering
Clubs Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Student Leadership
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom

Awards

Academic award Certified National Association of University Model School
Year received 2008
Academic award AdvancedEd Accreditation
Year received 2013

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 06/01/2015
Tuition range (low) $1000
Tuition range (high) $5000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 50
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 70
For the year 2014-2015