Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Richard Barrett
District Douglas County School District No. Re 1
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Humanities
Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Vocal lessons / coaching
Jazz band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Band
Performing & written arts None
Drama
Improv
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts None
Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Performance stage
Music room
Library
Kitchen
Internet access
Gym
College / career center
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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
White 73% 56%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 3%
Hispanic 10% 32%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black 1% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
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 3% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
6
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
12
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Dance club
Chess club
Boy Scouts
Art club
Drama club
Girl Scouts
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club
Clubs (misc.) Destination Imagination
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Monitor the playground
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award James Irwin
Year received 2012

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff College counselor
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
German
French

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 500
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 250
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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