Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Erica Ramlow
District Denver Public Schools
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Gym
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 92% 32%
White 5% 56%
Black 1% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 44% 49%
N/A 56% 51%
Male 56% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
5
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Arts and crafts
Boy Scouts
Cooking club
Gardening
Student council / government
Clubs (misc.) Girl's Inc.
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Organize cultural events
Students typically continue on to these schools Lake IB
  Stride
  West Middle School

Awards

Academic award High growth for Writing
Year received 2011

Teachers

13
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gifted Specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012