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Hours 8:00 AM - 2:30 AM
School leader Lorraine Reich
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught French
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No

Support

15
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Extra learning resources Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) LaAmistad
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Parent center
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 41%
Black 13% 38%
Hispanic 6% 13%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 4% 7%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 8% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports (misc.) Jackson Joggers Running Club
Boys sports (misc.) Jackson Joggers Running Club
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Robotics club
Special Olympics
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
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
Students typically continue on to these schools Sutton Middle School
  Other area private schools

Awards

Academic award Georgia School of Excellence School
Year received 2012
Academic award IB World School
Year received 2015

Teachers

19
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Day Care Vans
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Georgia Power
Partner website Http://georgiapower.com/in-your-community/education-programs.cshtml
Partner Coca-Cola
Partner website Http://us.coca-cola.com/home/
Partner Starbucks
Partner website Http://www.starbucks.com/
Partner Chic-fil-a
Partner website Http://www.chick-fil-a.com/
Partner NYO
Partner website Http://nyosports.com/

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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