Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:20 AM
School leader Dr. Richard Cuenca
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 General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Hebrew
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Rock band
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs Pre-law
Engineering
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Hebrew
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Hebrew

Support

17
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 71% 42%
Hispanic 28% 29%
Black 1% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
9
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Hebrew

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Learn more Http://posnackschool.org/admissions/apply-now/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $15000
Tuition range (high) $19000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012