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

Programs

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
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

17
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Acceleration
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Visual impairments
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other
Hearing impairments
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Autism
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 50% 37%
Hispanic 28% 12%
White 16% 44%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
10
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
13
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Clubs (misc.) Student Ambassadors
  Student Safety Patrols
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 - dance Various
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

Dress code Uniforms
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Sandy Springs Charter Middle School
  North Springs Charter High School

Teachers

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

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Transportation options (misc.) Walking
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

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012