Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Tracy Westerman
District Christel House Academy South
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 Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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
White 40% 72%
Hispanic 32% 10%
Black 17% 12%
Multiracial 11% 4%
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 23% 5%
Special education 14% 14%
Female 48% 51%
Male 48% 51%
N/A 52% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
6
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
3
Clubs
including: Cooking club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Rugby
Soccer
Track
Clubs Cooking club
Game club
Student council / government
Clubs (misc.) Crochet Club
  Workout Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Golden Eagles
School colors Blue, Gold

Awards

Academic award Title I High Performing School
Year received 2010
Academic award School to Watch
Year received 2012
Academic award Title I High
Year received 2011

Teachers

16
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner UIndy
  Art with Heart
  Butler
  Girls, Inc
  YMCA

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.cha.christelhouse.org/enrollment.html
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 375
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 100
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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