Details overview

Hours 9:15 AM - 3:50 PM
School leader Ms Tihesha Gutherie
District Indianapolis Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Remediation
Tutoring
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 87% 12%
White 7% 72%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Hispanic 2% 10%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 5%
Special education 17% 14%
Female 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
N/A 48% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
1
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Homework help / Study buddy club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Bears
School colors Purple, yellow

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School counselor

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Union Savings Bank
Partner website Http://www.usavingsbank.com
Partner Eastern Star Church
Partner website Http://www.easternstarchurch.org

Sources

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