Details overview

School leader Cathy Wentworth
District Cobb 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

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
4
Music
including: Jazz band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Band
Orchestra
Jazz band
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Sculpture
Design
Photography
World languages taught Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Cafeteria
Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
College / career center
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 50% 41%
Black 26% 38%
Hispanic 15% 13%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 6% 7%
Female 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
N/A 48% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 39% 59%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Boys Sports
including: Diving
Boys sports Diving
Football
Track
Wrestling

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Special education coordinator
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

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

Sources

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