Details overview

Hours 9:10 AM - 3:50 PM
School leader Mr. Fabrice Laguerre
District Dade
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
World languages
Mathematics
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Virtual school

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

18
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black 86%
Hispanic 13%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 8%
Female 45%
N/A 56%
Male 56%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 91%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
8
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
14
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Foreign language and culture club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Gardening
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Technology club
Clubs - dance Modern Dance
Clubs - language French
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools North Dade Center of Modern Language
  Bunche Park Elementary
  Rainbow Park Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High
  Miami Norland Senior High

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Italian
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Haitian Creole

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Accessible via public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner University of Miami - Bike Safe
Partner website Http://www.ibikesafe.us/
Partner After-School All-Stars
Partner website Http://sfasas.org/
Partner North Dade Chamber of Commerce
Partner website Http://www.thechamber.cc/
Partner 100 Black Men of South Florida
Partner website Http://100blackmensf.org/
Partner Concerned African Women, Inc.
Partner website Http://concernedafricanwomen.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://yourchoicemiami.org/international-programs/
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/15/2016
# of applications received 140
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 125
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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