Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Michele Beach
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Schedule Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Social justice
Instructional / curriculum models used Adult education
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Reggio Emilia
Teacher-run

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture

Support

10
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Playground
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
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
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 Infant

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Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
1
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Gardening
Clubs (misc.) Minecraft Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 8:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
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

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Cooking / nutrition teacher
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Alternative Education Resource Organization
Partner website Http://www.educationrevolution.org/
Partner Institute for Democratic Education in America
Partner website Http://www.democraticeducation.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.thepatchworkschool.com/Visit.php
Type of application deadline Rolling
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) CCAP
Vouchers accepted Yes