Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:20 PM
School leader Cheri M. Mahan
District Whitfield County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

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

Support

8
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Extra learning resources (misc.) Gifted Instruction
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
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 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
White 84% 41%
Hispanic 11% 13%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black n/a 38%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 6% 7%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools North Whitfield Middle School
  Coahulla Creek High School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools

Sources

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