Details overview

Hours 8:45 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Lois Dimos
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Independent study
Multi-aged classrooms
Virtual school

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
0
Music
6
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Russian
Japanese
Italian
German
French

Support

2
Facilities
including: Playground
College preparation resources (misc.) Dual Enrollment
Facilities Playground
Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Remediation
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 38% 29%
White 29% 42%
Two or more races 13% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 13% 3%
Black 8% 23%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
6
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Game club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Fitness Club
  Life Skills Club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Attend Field Trips if desired
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Students typically come from these schools Palmer Trinity
  Palmetto Senior High
  Coral Gables Senior High

Teachers

6
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Special education coordinator
Math specialist
Gifted Specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
College counselor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
French

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $20000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid type (misc.) John McKay Scholarship
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012