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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Sharla Austin
District Hillsborough

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Italian
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Leadership and Character
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Virtual school
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

11
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
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
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Performance stage
Library
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Auditorium
Art room
Sports Fields

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 60%
Hispanic 20%
Black 15%
Two or more races 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 3%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 30%
Female 45%
Male 55%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
7
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Golf
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Golf
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Bowling
Girls sports (misc.) Bowling
Clubs Community service
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Lunchroom and Media Center
Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Awards

Community service award Hillsborough County Five Star School
Year received 2014
Community service award Golden School
Year received 2014
Academic award Florida Standards School of Excellence
Year received 2014
Academic award SACS Accreditation
Year received 2011
Academic award FL DOE High Performing Charter School
Year received 2011

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Speech and language therapist
Reading specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Music teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Gifted Specialist
Gardening teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Car pools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Www.lltacademy.com
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 400
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 200
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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