Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
School leader Keisla Andretta Tisdel
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Photography
World languages taught French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French
Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 98% 38%
Hispanic 1% 13%
White n/a 41%
Two or more races n/a 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
7
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
14
Clubs
including: Arts and crafts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Debate
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Girl Scouts
Robotics club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None
After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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

Teachers

22
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Clark TRIO
  GA Tech
  Staples
  Saving Our Sons and Sisters International

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.atlanta.k12.ga.us/Domain/803
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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