Details overview

Hours 8:50 AM - 3:50 PM
School leader Maggie Bishop
District M S D Pike Township
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Honors track
Project-based
Standards-based
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Band
Performing & written arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Performance stage
Science lab
Music room
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 60% 12%
Hispanic 28% 10%
White 5% 72%
Multiracial 5% 4%
Asian 2% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 20% 5%
Special education 10% 14%
Female 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
N/A 49% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
11
Boys Sports
including: Swimming
11
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Baseball
Clubs Book / reading club
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) La Plaza
  Multicultural Scholars
  Jaguars of Purpose

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Join PTO / PTA
School mascot Jaguars
School colors Blue, Orange
Students typically come from these schools Guion Creek Elementary School
  Deer Run Elementary School
  Eastbrook Elementary School
Students typically continue on to these schools Pike High School

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
Music teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Sources

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