Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Dr. John L. Singleton
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Humanities
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Visual arts
Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Project-based

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Theory
5
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Computer lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 62% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 17% 3%
Black 12% 37%
Two or more races 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 0%
Hispanic 2% 12%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
9
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
16
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Literary magazine
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Yoga club
Clubs - language International
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

19
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
French
Italian
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://brandonhall.org/file/admissions/index.html
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $25000
Tuition range (high) $40000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Financial aid type (misc.) Goal Scholarship
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 135
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 80
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012