Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 82% 72%
Black 7% 12%
Multiracial 5% 4%
Hispanic 5% 10%
Asian 1% 2%
American Indian 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
English learners 2% 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 52% 46%
Special education 10% 14%
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Source: See notes

Programs

Classes

Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Internships
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Enrichment Academy
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
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Vocational or skills-based training Agriculture
Auto mechanics
Construction / Building
Culinary
Industrial / Graphic Design
Pre-law
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Student council / government

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Hornet
School colors Orange, Black
Students typically come from these schools Beech Grove Middle School

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Student subgroups IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013