Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Kara Stimpson
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
World languages taught French

Support

11
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Counseling
Acceleration
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 78% 41%
Black 12% 38%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 4% 7%
Female 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
N/A 51% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 14% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Sutton MS
  Westminster
  Lovett

Teachers

12
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Librarian / media specialist
Gifted Specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Sources

Student diversity GA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group GA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
  NCES, 2011-2012