Details overview

Hours 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
School leader Myriam Woods

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Montessori

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Latin

Support

10
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources 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

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 90% 61%
American Indian/Alaska Native 7% 0%
Black 2% 13%
Hispanic 1% 20%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
0
Clubs
Girls sports Basketball
Gymnastics
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Gymnastics
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Private High Schools
  Public High Schools

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Art teacher
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Portuguese

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Buses for residents of newtown

Enrollment

Learn more Http://fraserwoods.com/admissions
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $10000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 75
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 70
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012