Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Edward M. Ellison
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
6
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
20
AP Classes
including: Statistics
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
IT support
Engineering
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
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
French Language and Culture
Latin
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
Physics 2: Algebra-Based
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Physics C: Mechanics
Spanish Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture
Statistics
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History

Support

18
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 7
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 8
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 8
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 84% 42%
Two or more races 6% 3%
Hispanic 4% 29%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Black 3% 23%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Softball
12
Boys Sports
including: Diving
28
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Drill team
Game club
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Habitat for Humanity
Homework help / Study buddy club
Literary magazine
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.sjcds.net/admissions/index.aspx
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $6750
Tuition range (high) $17750
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Academic Scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012