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Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

10
Facilities
including: Art room
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Acceleration
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent center
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 95% 37%
Hispanic 4% 12%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
White 0% 44%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 59%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
5
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Chess club
Gardening
Student council / government
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Bunche Middle School
  Therrell High School

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Cascade United Methodist Church
  Publix
  Kroger
  Kiwanis

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.atlantapublicschools.us/site/Default.aspx?PageID=342
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 475
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 475
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012