Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
School leader Mr. Demetrios Demopoulos
District Dade
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Science
World languages
Writing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Photography
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
21
AP Classes
including: English Literature and Composition
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Photography
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish
AP classes offered Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Computer Science A
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Environmental Science
European History
Human Geography
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Physics C: Mechanics
Psychology
Spanish Language and Culture
Statistics
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History

Support

7
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Library
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Mentoring
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
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 78% 31%
White 11% 40%
Asian 9% 3%
Black 1% 23%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 43% 51%
Male 57% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 58%
English Language Learners 0% 9%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Track
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
20
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Anime club
Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Math club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
SADD
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:30 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
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Archimedean Middle Conservatory
  Herbert Ammons Middle School
  George Carver Middle School

Awards

Academic award Ranked #16 America's Most Challenging HS by Washington Post
Year received 2015
Academic award Ranked #52 America's Best High School by Newsweek
Year received 2015
Academic award 13 Academic Teams made it to Nationals during 2011-2015
Year received 2015

Teachers

13
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Dutch
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Florida International University
Partner website Www.fiu.edu
Partner University of Miami
Partner website Www.miami.edu

Enrollment

Learn more Http://sis.archimedean.org/applications.php
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application submission begins 11/01/2015
Application deadline 01/15/2016
# of applications received 185
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 131
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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