Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 90% 29%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 0%
Black 3% 23%
White 2% 42%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Choir / Chorus
Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Creative writing
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Extra-Curricular classes
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Autism
Facilities Playground
Kitchen
Library
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Sports Fields

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Volleyball
Tennis
Soccer
Flag football
Basketball
Baseball
Clubs Technology club
Student council / government
Sewing / knitting club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Homework help / Study buddy club
Gardening
Drama club
Cooking club
Chess club
Arts and crafts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Brendan High School
  Columbus High School
  Archbishop Carroll High School

Teachers

Staff Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Special education coordinator
Reading specialist
PE instructor
Music teacher
Math specialist
Gardening teacher
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner ISSF
Partner website Www.issfschools.org

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012