Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 03:45 PM
School leader James Lewicki
District Charter School Institute School District
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning TPAAK promises to each and every family the highest quality of personalized learning and delivers it through a project-oriented, distinctive interdisciplinary curriculum.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Humanities
Music
Performing arts
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
7
Music
including: Jazz band
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Rock band
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught None

Support

12
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
English Language Learner programs Push-in model

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center Standalone center
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 68% 54%
Hispanic 16% 33%
Asian 6% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 26% 42%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
0
Boys Sports
12
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Marching band
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:30 AM
After school end time 06:15 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Early Colleges Middle School
  Lesher Middle School
  Boltz Middle School

Awards

Academic award STEM Excellence Award for the Top Elementary STEM Program in
Year received 2015
Academic award ), Mosaica Education Literacy Award
Year received 2014

Teachers

7
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
German
Hmong
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details How to enroll – Complete the online application for enrollment form at www.tpaak.org/enroll_now for each child you wish to enroll. Your child’s enrollment is not complete until you have been notified by the school that he/she has been accepted for the upcoming year. Please contact the Director of Operations at skeigan@tpaak.org if you have not heard back from the school within 3 business days.
Learn more Http://www.tpaak.org/enroll_now/
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application submission begins 11/01/2016
Application deadline 02/28/2015
# of applications received 260
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 249
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Students by group CO Dept of Education, 2015-2016