Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

10
Facilities
including: Internet access
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 51% 72%
Hispanic 24% 10%
Asian 10% 2%
Black 8% 12%
Multiracial 7% 4%
American Indian 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 26% 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 46%
Special education 12% 14%
Female 45% 49%
Male 55% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Boys sports (misc.) Gym
Girls sports (misc.) Gym
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Presidents
School colors Red, white, blue
Students typically continue on to these schools Perry Meridian 6th Grade Academy
  Perry Meridian Middle School
  Perry Meridian High School

Awards

Academic award Indiana Student Achievement Institute (InSAI) Top Gainer Sch
Year received 2012
Academic award Indiana Student Achievement Institute (InSAI) Top Gainer Sch
Year received 2011
Academic award Indiana Student Achievement Institute (InSAI) Top Gainer Sch
Year received 2010

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Students by group IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013