Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Carlos Aballi
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Performing & written arts Dance
Career and Tech programs None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Internet access
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging 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 76% 29%
White 18% 42%
Black 4% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Softball
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
1
Clubs
including: Special Olympics
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Kickball
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Kickball
Soccer
Tennis
Boys sports (misc.) Dodgeball
Clubs Special Olympics
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Dan Marino Foundation Walk About Autism
Partner website Www.dmfwalkaboutautism.org
Partner Autism Speaks
Partner website Www.autismspeaks.org
Partner UM/NSU CARD
Partner website Www.umcard.org
Partner Parent to Parent of Miami
Partner website Www.ptopmiami.org
Partner Moms Reach Miami
Partner website Www.momsreach.org

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) McKay Scholarship

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012