Details overview

Hours 7:00 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Mrs. Joyce Powell
District Polk
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Medical
Technology

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Jazz band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs IT support
Industrial / Graphic Design
Computer programming
Business management
Media arts Technical design and production
Graphics
Computer animation
Visual arts Photography
Design
World languages taught Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Learning lab
Kitchen
Internet access
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 69% 40%
Hispanic 13% 31%
Black 9% 23%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Asian 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 45% 51%
Male 55% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 58%
English Language Learners 1% 9%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
9
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
12
Clubs
including: Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Softball
Soccer
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Foreign language and culture club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools South McKeel Academy
  McKeel Academy Central (formerly McKeel Elementary)

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Students by group FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
  FL Dept. of Education, 2012-2013