Details overview

Hours 7:15 AM - 2:25 AM
School leader Troy Inman
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)
Business
Engineering
Environmental
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Medical
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
Career and Tech (vocational)
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Honors track
Independent study
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Internships
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Architecture
9
Music
including: Chamber music
4
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Engineering
IT support
HVAC
Electrical
Culinary
Cosmetology
Construction / Building
Computer programming
Business management
Auto mechanics
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
German
Latin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

19
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Music room
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
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 63% 12%
Hispanic 15% 10%
White 13% 72%
Multiracial 7% 4%
Asian 3% 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 7% 5%
Special education 13% 14%
Female 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
N/A 51% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

14
Girls Sports
including: Golf
13
Boys Sports
including: Diving
31
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Flag football
Golf
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Ultimate
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Wrestling
Boys sports (misc.) Rugby
Clubs Amnesty International
Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
DECA
Drama club
Drill team
Drum line
Flag girls
Foreign language and culture club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
JROTC
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Marching band
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Best Buddies
  Ultimate Frisbee
  El Puente
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
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
School mascot Red Devil
School colors Crimson, White
Students typically come from these schools Guion Creek Middle School
  Lincoln Middle School
  New Augusta Public Academy North

Awards

Community service award American Cancer Award
Year received 2012
Academic award Newsweeks Best High Schools
Year received 2013
Academic award Washington Post Most Challenging High Schools
Year received 2013
Academic award Ap Honor Roll School
Year received 2011

Teachers

23
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Dutch
French
German
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