Details overview

School leader Julie Martin
District Dekalb County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

4
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 41% 41%
Hispanic 34% 13%
Black 15% 38%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 27% 7%
Female 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
N/A 48% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 42% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Cooking / nutrition teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Coach(es)
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)

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