Details overview

Hours 07:35 AM - 02:25 PM
School leader Julie Rumschlag
District Red Clay Consolidated School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Magnet
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Performing arts
Visual arts

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
6
Music
including: Theory
17
AP Classes
including: Studio Art: 2-D Design
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish
AP classes offered Spanish Literature and Culture
Comparative Government and Politics
Psychology
Chemistry
English Literature and Composition
Microeconomics
Calculus BC
European History
Studio Art: 2-D Design
Studio Art: Drawing
Studio Art: 3-D Design
United States History
French Language and Culture
Statistics
Macroeconomics
Art History
Calculus AB

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 63% 47%
Black 14% 31%
Asian 11% 4%
Hispanic 9% 15%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Hawaiian n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
12
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools University of Delaware

Awards

Academic award Ranked 2nd in State based on State testing
Year received 2008
Academic award Ranked 3rd in State - Delaware Today, 2009
Year received 2009
Academic award Top 1200 Schools Nationally - Newsweek Magazine
Year received 2008

Teachers

14
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Class size

English Language Arts
23
This school
21
State average
Source: See notes

Highly qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
General Elementary N/A 97%
English Language Arts N/A 95%
English 95% 96%
Arts & Humanities 100% 99%
Math 100% 94%
Science 100% 95%
Social Studies 100% 95%
Foreign Language 100% 94%
Geography N/A 94%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative 100% 98%
Economics 100% 93%
Government 100% 96%

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  • A highly qualified teacher for a specific academic area is one who has full state certification for teaching the subject, has a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, and has demonstrated subject matter competence.
Source: See notes

School leadership

  This school State average
Current principal's tenure (in years) 13 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 1 2
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation details Transportation is provided within the boundaries of Red Clay Consolidated School District.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We are a 100% CHOICE school. Students apply during the choice enrollment process which begins in early November each year. The deadline for applying for the 2016-2017 is January 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM. Students assess in their chosen arts area in January of 2016, and will be notified of acceptance by the end of February. All CHOICE including assessment requirements and rubrics are available on our school website under admissions at www.cabcalloway.school.org.
Learn more Http://www.redclayschools.com/pages/RedClay/Parents_and_Students/Choice
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Audition
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application submission begins 11/02/2015
Application deadline 01/13/2016

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 0%
Students "choicing" into this school who live in the district 60%
Students "choicing" into this school who live outside the district (includes vocational and charter schools) 40%

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  • Non-Choice: Students at this school who are part of the normal feeder pattern.
  • Intra-District Choice: Students at this school who are outside the normal feeder pattern, but still within their resident district.
  • Inter-District Choice: Students at this school from outside their resident district. All vocational and charter school enrollment is considered Inter-District Choice.
Source: See notes

Sources

Student diversity Translation missing: en.DE Dept of Education, 2014-2015
Class size Translation missing: en.DE Dept of Education, 2014-2015
Highly qualified teachers Translation missing: en.DE Dept of Education, 2014-2015
School leadership Translation missing: en.DE Dept of Education, 2014-2015
Choice enrollment Translation missing: en.DE Dept of Education, 2014-2015