Details overview

School leader Shirlene Carter
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Performing & written arts Drama
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

2
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 88% 38%
Hispanic 6% 13%
White 4% 41%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 7%
Female 53% 49%
Male 47% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
2
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
Girls sports Cross country
Volleyball
Basketball
Boys sports Cross country
Football

Culture

Parent involvement Parents and the community are involved in the school in the following ways: 1. Volunteering 2. Mentoring 3. Tutoring 4. Sponsor of Internships 5. Sponsor Job Shadowing Experiences 6. Parent Academic and Athletic Boosters
Attend parent nights

Teachers

2
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff School counselor
Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Mandarin
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Hindi and Arabic

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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