Details overview

School leader Tommy Usher
District Atlanta Public Schools
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Science
Service learning
Visual arts
World languages
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
2
Music
including: Bell / handbell choir
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Parenting center
Performance stage
Playground
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Tutoring
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
English Language Learner programs Dual language programs
Push-in model

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 63% 13%
Black 17% 38%
White 15% 41%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 60% 7%
Female 50% 51%
Male 50% 51%
N/A 50% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: PE classes
1
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
Girls sports PE classes
Boys sports PE classes

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Korean
Spanish

Sources

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