Details overview

School leader Connie Frierson Ryals
District Richmond County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Visual arts Painting

Support

15
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 48% 38%
White 35% 41%
Hispanic 7% 13%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 2% 7%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Track
1
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Track
Boys sports Track
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
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

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students

Sources

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