Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:40 AM
School leader Maureen Lewis
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Honors track
Independent study
Teacher-run

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Photography
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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 None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 77% 44%
Black 14% 37%
Hispanic 5% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 0%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Golf
10
Boys Sports
including: Swimming
11
Clubs
including: Science club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Girls sports (misc.) Air Rifle
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Chess club
Drum line
Foreign language and culture club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
SADD
Science club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Students typically come from these schools Catholic elementary/middle
  Public

Awards

Community service award GASC - Vice President School
Year received 2014
Academic award Richmond County STAR Student
Year received 2014
Academic award National Merit Finalist
Year received 2014
Academic award AP Scholars
Year received 2014

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Transportation provided for ac
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.aquinashigh.org/apps/pages/?uREC_ID=109415&type=d
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $12000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Financial aid type (misc.) GRACE Scholarship
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012