Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 70% 37%
White 13% 44%
Hispanic 8% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Two or more races 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 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 36% 59%
Female 53% 49%
Male 47% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Playground
Science lab

Extracurriculars

Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs (misc.) Junior Beta
  Reading Bowl
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:30 PM
Before school start time 6:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 700
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 445
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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