Details overview

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

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 98% 38%
Two or more races n/a 3%
White n/a 41%
Hispanic n/a 13%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 53% 51%
Male 53% 51%
N/A 47% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
3
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Chess club
Dance club
Drum line
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Students typically continue on to these schools Brown Middle School
  Washington High School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff PE instructor
Music teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
College counselor
Art teacher
Nurse
School psychologist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Morehouse School of Medicine
Partner website Www.msm.org

Sources

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