Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Jacqueline Westerfield
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Service learning
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Independent study
Internships
Project-based
Standards-based
College preparatory

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
5
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
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% 42%
Hispanic 14% 29%
Black 8% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Softball
5
Boys Sports
including: Swimming
10
Clubs
including: Yoga club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Swimming
Tennis
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
SADD
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club
Clubs (misc.) Odyssey of the Mind
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:45 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Lynn University
Partner website Www.lynn.edu

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.grandviewprep.net/admission/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $10000
Tuition range (high) $18000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012