Details overview

Hours 7:35 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Michelle Koyama
District Denver Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Standards-based
Honors track
Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Library
Gym
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 80% 32%
White 15% 56%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Black 1% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
N/A 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Softball
9
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
3
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Tennis
Swimming
Soccer
Volleyball
Softball
Cross country
Basketball
Field hockey
Flag football
Boys sports Swimming
Tennis
Cross country
Basketball
Baseball
Wrestling
Flag football
Football
Soccer
Clubs Yearbook
Student council / government
Community service
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Students typically come from these schools Edison Elementary
  Beach Court Elementary
  Columbian Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools North High School
  Career Education Center
  East High School

Awards

Academic award "Green" rating on the DPS School Performance Framework
Year received 2011

Teachers

1
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff PE instructor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Learn more Http://skinner.dpsk12.org/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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