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School leader Rodney Frederick Swanson
District Dekalb County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Orchestra
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught German
Spanish
French
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Support

10
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Swimming pool
Music room

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 44% 41%
Black 23% 38%
Hispanic 23% 13%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 8% 7%
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
12
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Cheerleading
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Football

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights

Teachers

7
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Music teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options 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