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Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music 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

11
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 55% 72%
Asian 18% 2%
Hispanic 16% 10%
Black 6% 12%
Multiracial 5% 4%
American Indian 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 27% 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 46%
Special education 11% 14%
Female 45% 49%
Male 55% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Clubs (misc.) Spell Bowl Team
  All That Jazz Choir
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Giant
School colors Purple and white
Students typically continue on to these schools Perry Meridian 6th Grade Academy
  Perry Meridian Middle School
  Perry Meridian High School

Awards

Academic award National Blue Ribbon School
Year received 2011
Academic award Indiana Top Ten High-Growth School in English/Language Arts
Year received 2012

Teachers

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

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

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