Details overview

Hours 9:10 AM - 4:10 PM
School leader Mr. Matt Kaiser
District M S D Washington Township
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global
Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Project-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Design
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
7
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
German
Hebrew
Japanese
Latin
Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Resources
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay
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 44% 12%
White 23% 72%
Hispanic 19% 10%
Asian 7% 2%
Multiracial 7% 4%
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 18% 5%
Special education 14% 14%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 69% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
8
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
10
Clubs
including: Television / Radio News
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Robotics club
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Clubs (misc.) Natl. Jr. Honor Society
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Falcon
School colors Black & Gold
Students typically come from these schools Spring Mill Elementary
  Nora Elementary
  Fox Hill Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools North Central High School

Awards

Academic award National School To Watch
Year received 2011
Academic award Authorized International Baccalaureate World School
Year received 2013

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading 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
French
German
Hebrew
Japanese
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Karin

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Indianaoilis Museum of Art
Partner website Http://www.imamuseum.org/
Partner IU Health
Partner website http://iuhealth.org/
Partner Girls Inc.
Partner website Http://girlsincindy.org/
Partner Lions Club
Partner website Http://www.washingtontownshiplions.org/
Partner Kiwanis
Partner website Http://www.kiwanis.org/

Sources

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