Details overview

School leader Michelle Jones
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
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Orchestra
4
Languages
including: Amharic
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Improv
Creative writing
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Architecture
Ceramics
Design
World languages taught Spanish
French
American Sign Language (ASL)
Amharic

Support

12
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Sports Fields
College / career center
Computer lab
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling

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Students

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 38% 7%
Female 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
N/A 48% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
7
Boys Sports
including: Wrestling
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Cross country
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Football
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Monitor the playground
Serve on school improvement team or governance council

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Music teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
School counselor

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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