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Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Leadership development
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Standards-based
College_preparatory
College preparatory
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Differentiated instruction
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

12
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Science lab
Performance stage
Music room
Library
Internet access
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 64%
Black 16%
Asian 9%
Hispanic 6%
Two or more races 5%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 2%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 84%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
7
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
9
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Soccer
Diving
Cheerleading
Basketball
Softball
Swimming
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Diving
Soccer
Swimming
Track
Football
Clubs Yearbook
Robotics club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Math club
Foreign language and culture club
Drama club
Community service
Chess club
Book / reading club
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
After school end time 5:15 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Volunteer for honor roll lunches
Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Paxon School for Advanced Studies
  Stanton College Prep
  Neighborhood High Schools

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Southside Baptist Church
  Downtown Council of the Jax Chamber of Commerce

Enrollment

Learn more Contact the Duval schools magnet office
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 02/28/2014
# of applications received 600
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 280
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity FL Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group FL Dept. of Education, 2013-2014