Details overview

Hours 8:20 AM - 2:35 PM
School leader Mr. Jaime Gerding
District Hillsborough
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Magnet
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Bell / handbell choir
1
Languages
including: Italian
Music Bell / handbell choir
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Rock band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Italian
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Italian

Support

9
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 53% 23%
Hispanic 24% 31%
White 15% 40%
Two or more races 7% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 37% 51%
Male 63% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 58%
English Language Learners 9% 10%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
7
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Drama club
Drum line
Girl Scouts
National Honor Society (NHS)
Step team
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Orange Grove
  Progress Village

Awards

Community service award Tony Pizzo Award
Year received 2011
Academic award Magnet School of Distinction
Year received 2011
Academic award Magnet School of Distinction
Year received 2010
Academic award Magnet School of Distinction
Year received 2009

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Patel Conservatory

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 145
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 80
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Students by group FL Dept. of Education, 2014-2015