Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 03:00 AM
School leader MR. OZ SIPAHIOGLU
District Duval
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Homeroom/advisory
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Student Centered Hand on Learning
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Science
Service learning
Technology
World languages

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
13
AP Classes
including: Chemistry
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None
AP classes offered Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Environmental Science
European History
Human Geography
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
Psychology
Spanish Language and Culture
United States History
World History

Support

12
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 58% 40%
Black 21% 23%
Hispanic 13% 31%
Asian 5% 3%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 53% 51%
Male 47% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 5% 58%
English Language Learners 6% 10%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
24
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Drama club
Game club
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
Before school start time 07:15 AM
After school end time 05:45 AM

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 time after school
Students typically come from these schools Public schools
  Private schools
  Home schooling

Awards

Community service award Florida Service Learning Leader School
Year received 2011
Academic award High Performing Charter School Award
Year received 2014
Academic award First Place in Science Olympiad
Year received 2013
Academic award Service Learning Leader School
Year received 2011

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Korean
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Apply at www.rivercityscience.org
Learn more Http://rivercityscience.org
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 12/01/2016
Application deadline 02/01/2017
# of applications received 600
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 250
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Students by group FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015