Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Otis E. Wirth
Preschool capacity 186

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Standards-based
Teacher-run

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 49% 42%
Hispanic 41% 29%
Black 8% 23%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
10
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Cooking club
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 8:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Doctors Charter School of Miami Shores
  St. Rose of Lima
  Miami Country Day School

Teachers

6
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Art teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Parent Drop-off and Pick-up
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Miami Shores Presbyterian Church
  Miami Country Day School
  Barry University

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.mspcs.net/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $10000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 86
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 15
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012