Details overview

Hours 8:40 AM - 3:35 AM
School leader Mrs Stephanie Hofer
District M S D Decatur Township
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

17
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 66% 72%
Black 15% 12%
Hispanic 14% 10%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Asian 1% 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 10% 5%
Special education 10% 14%
Female 54% 51%
Male 54% 51%
N/A 46% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
1
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports None
Girls sports (misc.) District Recreational Leagues
Boys sports None
Boys sports (misc.) District Recreational Leagues
Clubs Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Donuts for Dads / Muffins for Moms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
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
School mascot Hawk
School colors Blue, Gold
Students typically continue on to these schools Decatur Middle School

Awards

Community service award Riley Children's Hospital Miracle School
Year received 2010
Community service award Riley Children't Hospital Miracle School
Year received 2011

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Macedonian

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Purdue University
Partner website Www.science.purdue.edu
Partner Lilly Pharmaceuticals
Partner website Www.scienceoutreach.lilly.com
Partner The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Partner website Childrensmuseum.org
Partner University of Indianapolis
Partner website Www.uindy.edu
Partner Sally Ride Science
Partner website Www.sallyridescience.com

Sources

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