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Hours 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
School leader Mr Agnes Aleobua
District Fall Creek Academy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
7
Music
including: Rock band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Science
Technology
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) College Preparatory
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Project-based
Reggio Emilia
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

16
Facilities
including: College / career center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
College preparation resources (misc.) Dual Credit Courses
Vocational or skills-based training Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Construction / Building
Cosmetology
Culinary
Electrical
HVAC
Industrial / Graphic Design
IT support
Plumbing
Pre-law
Welding certification
Engineering
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 88% 12%
White 6% 72%
Multiracial 4% 4%
Hispanic 3% 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%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 46%
Special education 18% 14%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
8
Clubs
including: Technology club
Clubs (misc.) GIRLD Club
  GSA Club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Track
Clubs Community service
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Step team
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Engineers
School colors Red and Black

Teachers

18
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Ivy Tech College
Partner website Http://www.ivytech.edu/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://fallcreekacademy.org/enroll/
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 175
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 175
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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