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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Dr. Leo Orsino
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
8
Music
including: Orchestra
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Latin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
Foreign languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Internships
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Virtual school
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

18
Facilities
including: Music room
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 86% 44%
Black 8% 29%
Hispanic 4% 24%
Asian 2% n/a
Two or more races 1% n/a
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander n/a 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% n/a
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

13
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
12
Boys Sports
including: Diving
9
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Water polo
Clubs (misc.) Fishing Club
  Key Club
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Foreign language and culture club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish & Latin
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.wacad.edu/site/admissions-open.php
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $14000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2009-2010