Details overview

Hours 9:10 AM - 4:10 PM
School leader Ms Linda Lawrence
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: Painting
6
Music
including: Band
7
Languages
including: Hebrew
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
German
Hebrew
Japanese
Latin
Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Resources
Extra learning resources Acceleration
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 49% 12%
White 28% 72%
Hispanic 14% 10%
Multiracial 7% 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 9% 5%
Special education 15% 14%
Female 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
N/A 49% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 59% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
8
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
11
Clubs
including: Science club
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
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Drama club
Game club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Science club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Magic Club
  PAWS to Read
  Reading Club
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 Wildcat
School colors Blue & White
Students typically come from these schools Crooked Creek Elementary
  Fox Hill Elementary
  Greenbriar Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools North Central High School

Awards

Academic award Schools to Watch
Year received 2014
Academic award Authorized International Baccalaureate World School
Year received 2013

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Computer specialist
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
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner International Baccalaureate Organization
Partner website Http://www.ibo.org
Partner Indianapolis Museum of Art
Partner website Http://www.imamuseum.org/
Partner IU Health
Partner website Http://iuhealth.org/
Partner Marian University
Partner website Http://www.marian.edu/
Partner Butler University
Partner website Http://www.butler.edu/

Sources

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