Details overview

Hours 7:00 AM - 2:20 PM
School leader Sylvia Hall
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling
Part-time study

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Mathematics
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Individually guided instruction
Outdoor / Farm-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Access to farm or natural area
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 98% 38%
Two or more races n/a 3%
White n/a 41%
Hispanic n/a 13%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 4% 7%
Female 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
N/A 51% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
1
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs National Honor Society (NHS)
Clubs (misc.) Jr. Beta Club
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Chick-Fil-A Greenbriar Mal
  Concerned Black Clergy of Metro Atlanta (CBC)
  McDonald's 1176 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd.
  HMS Host Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Sources

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