Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader William Clarkson
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Project-based

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
8
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Vocal lessons / coaching
Theory
Orchestra
Jazz band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Chamber music
Band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Latin
French
Chinese - Mandarin

Support

21
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Music room
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Library
Learning lab
Kitchen
Internet access
Gym
Garden / Greenhouse
College / career center
Computer lab
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 77% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 3%
Black 9% 37%
Hispanic 3% 12%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

16
Girls Sports
including: Squash
15
Boys Sports
including: Diving
23
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Crew
Cheerleading
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Equestrian
Golf
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Equestrian
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Yearbook
Television / Radio News
Technology club
Student newspaper
Student council / government
Sewing / knitting club
Robotics club
Model UN
Math club
Literary magazine
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Gardening
Game club
Foreign language and culture club
Drama club
Debate
Dance club
Community service
Cooking club
Chess club
Book / reading club
Art club
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) PAWS
Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

17
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/15/2014
Tuition range (low) $20000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Need-based only
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012