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Hours 7:45 AM - 3:15 AM
School leader Ehab Jaleel
District Fulton County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Arabic
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts None
Painting
World languages taught Arabic
Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Environmental
Foreign languages
Humanities
Multiculturalism / Global
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Expeditionary Learning
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

15
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Outdoor learning lab
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 31% 37%
White 30% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 25% 3%
Hispanic 7% 12%
Two or more races 6% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 22% 59%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
4
Boys Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
19
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Tennis
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Charter high schools

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
French
Russian
Spanish
Urdu

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Chattahoochee Nature Center
  Alpharetta Parks & Recreation

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.amanaacademy.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=95567&type=d&termREC_ID=&pREC_ID=176458&hid
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/31/2013
# of applications received 287
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 47
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012