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Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: None
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught German
None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages German
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

9
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Acceleration
Extra learning resources (misc.) Tutorial Program
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Other
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Significant developmental delay
Facilities Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 43% 44%
Hispanic 31% 12%
Black 14% 37%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 3%
Two or more races 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 44% 59%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
7
Clubs
including: Art club
Clubs (misc.) Run Club
  Beta Club
Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports (misc.) Run Club
Girls sports (misc.) Run Club
Clubs (misc.) Leadership Roundtable
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Science club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Provide School Tours
Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Chamblee Middle School
  Chamblee Charter High School

Awards

Academic award Third Place - Divison I Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl
Year received 2012
Academic award Third Pace - County Spelling Bee Winner
Year received 2012
Academic award Honor Orchestra Participation
Year received 2012

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) School Bus
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Ashford Park Education Foundation
Partner website Www.ashfordparkschool.com
Partner Brookhaven Bolt
  YMCA
  Boys and Girls Club

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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