Details overview

Hours 7:55 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Kathy Byrnes, Principal
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Mathematics
Music
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Project-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
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 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 78% 56%
Two or more races 11% 3%
Hispanic 6% 32%
Black 3% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
8
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Chess club
Community service
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Academic Decathalon
  Spelling Bee
  Geography Bee
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Holy Family High School
  Monarch High School
  Centaurus High School

Awards

Community service award Franciscan Service Scholarship
Year received 2015
Academic award Loyalty Scholarship
Year received 2015

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
School counselor
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Denver
  North Central Association (NCA)
  National Catholic Educator's Association (NCEA)
  National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)
  Catholic Schools Athletic League

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $5000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Financial aid type (misc.) Parish grants
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012