Details overview

School leader Brian Heptinstall
District Dekalb County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Jazz band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Jazz band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Gym
Extra learning resources Counseling
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 43% 41%
Hispanic 27% 13%
Black 21% 38%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 12% 7%
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 33% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
8
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Cheerleading
Cross country
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Cross country
Football
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Basketball

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology specialist
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Music teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
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