Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 2:30 AM
School leader Crystal Jones
District Atlanta Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Counseling
Acceleration
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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
Female 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
N/A 51% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
10
Clubs
including: Television / Radio News
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Drum line
Gardening
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
Before school start time 6:45 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Jean Childs Young Middle School
  Benjamin E. Mays High School

Teachers

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

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Providence Baptist Church

Sources

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