Details overview

Hours 7:15 AM - 2:00 PM
School leader Mrs Melba Wilderman
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Individually guided instruction
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

12
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Cafeteria
Extra learning resources (misc.) Reading with Sophie (the dog)
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 95% 72%
Multiracial 2% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0%
Hispanic 1% 9%
Black 0% 12%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 5%
Special education 6% 15%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 5% 45%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Track
3
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Cross country
Soccer
Track
Wrestling
Basketball
Clubs Math club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Prepare Red Folders
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Join PTO / PTA
School mascot Boomer the Bobcat
School colors Red, white
Students typically continue on to these schools Mater Dei High School

Awards

Community service award EARC Honor School
Year received 2012
Community service award Make A Difference
Year received 2011
Community service award Keep Evansville Beautiful
Year received 2011

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Afternoon bus service only
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $4000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group IN Dept. of Education, 2009-2010