Details overview

Hours 7:35 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Malinda Cobb
District Richmond County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global
Service learning
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Continuation
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Virtual school

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
6
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Cosmetology
Engineering
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught German
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 75% 38%
White 14% 41%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 51%
Male 50% 51%
N/A 50% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
12
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
23
Clubs
including: DECA
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
DECA
Drama club
Drill team
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Flag girls
Foreign language and culture club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Homework help / Study buddy club
JROTC
Marching band
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Mountain Biking Club
  Academic Decathlon
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
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
Students typically come from these schools Langford Middle School
  Freedom Park K-8 School

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
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
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Georgia Regents University
Partner website Http://www.gru.edu/
Partner Edgenuity
Partner website Http://www.edgenuity.com/

Sources

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