Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 2:55 PM
School leader Nick Dawkins
District Denver County 1 School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 42% 56%
Hispanic 32% 32%
Black 17% 5%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 50% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Softball
6
Boys Sports
including: Football
3
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Football
Soccer
Clubs National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools George Washington High School
  Thomas Jefferson High School

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Japanese
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Optimist Club of Denver

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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