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Hours 8:10 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Veronica (Ronni) McCaffrey
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Jazz band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Theory
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Foreign languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Language arts
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
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

14
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 79% 56%
Hispanic 7% 32%
Two or more races 6% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Black 3% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
9
Boys Sports
including: Power lifting / Weight lifting
9
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Tennis
Clubs (misc.) Film and filmmaking
Clubs Book / reading club
Community service
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Math club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Volunteer in the lunch room
Dress code Dress code
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Kent Denver
  Colorado Academy
  East

Awards

Community service award Special Olympics Elementary School of the Year
Year received 2013

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Boys and Girls Club
  Denver Zoo
  Capitol Hill Soup Kitchen
  Special Olympics of Colorado
  Sunrise Senior Center

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.graland.org/podium/default.aspx?t=121007&rc=1
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/15/2015
Tuition range (low) $15000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012