Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:20 PM
School leader Sara White
District Fulton County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Writing

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

17
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Visual impairment, including blindness
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
Deafness
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Autism

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
Black 48% 38%
Hispanic 35% 13%
White 10% 41%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 59%
English Language Learners 24% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
10
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
13
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Soccer
Kickball
Flag football
Cheerleading
Basketball
Badminton
Boys sports Badminton
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Kickball
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Book / reading club
Dance club
Drama club
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer time after school
Volunteer in the classroom
Tutor
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Students typically continue on to these schools Sandy Springs Charter Middle School
  North Springs Charter High School

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Sandy Springs Parks and Recreation Dept.
  Sandy Springs Education Foundation
  Northside Hospital
  Life Martial Arts
  Huntington Learning Center

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

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