Details overview

School leader Jennifer Phinney
District Dalton City School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 68% 13%
White 17% 41%
Black 10% 38%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 7% 7%
Female 53% 51%
Male 53% 51%
N/A 47% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 87% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
5
Boys Sports
including: Wrestling
Girls sports Cheerleading
Cross country
Volleyball
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Wrestling
Football

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Art teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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