Details overview

Hours 7:10 AM - 2:15 PM
School leader Jeff Eaton
District Franklin Township Com Sch Corp
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Standards-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
4
Music
including: Jazz band
2
Languages
including: None
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
World languages taught None
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
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 79% 72%
Black 7% 12%
Hispanic 6% 10%
Multiracial 5% 4%
Asian 3% 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 3% 5%
Special education 16% 14%
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 40% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
9
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
3
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Girls sports (misc.) Football
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Academic Teams
  Newsletter Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
School mascot Flashes
School colors Blue, white
Students typically come from these schools Kitley Elementary
  South Creek Elementary
  Thompson Crossing Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Franklin Central High School

Awards

Community service award Riley Children's Hospital Fundraiser
Year received 2012
Community service award SPARC Canned Food Drive
Year received 2012
Community service award Student Council Animal Shelter Fundraiser
Year received 2011
Academic award Department of Education A School
Year received 2012
Academic award 6th Grade Marion County Academic Champions
Year received 2012
Academic award Department of Education A School
Year received 2011

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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