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Programs

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
8
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Chamber music
Band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Music
Performing arts
Visual arts
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) AVID
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Standards-based
Core Knowledge
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

18
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab
Learning lab
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black 36%
White 34%
Hispanic 25%
Two or more races 3%
Asian 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 7%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 0%
Female 53%
Male 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
12
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Basketball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Debate
Drama club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer time after school
Volunteer in the classroom
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Hillcrest Elementary School
  Lake Como Elementary School
  Dover Shores Elementary School
Students typically continue on to these schools Boone High School
  Jones High School
  Edgewater High School

Awards

Academic award NASA Explorer School
Year received 2006
Academic award ARTS Achieve Model School Honorable Mention
Year received 2012
Academic award AVID National Demonstration School
Year received 2009

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Tutor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Assistant principal

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Learn more Http://schoolchoice.ocps.net
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 350
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 250
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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