Details overview

Hours 9:15 AM - 3:50 PM
School leader Tennille Wallace
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 Gifted / High performing

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
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 45% 72%
Black 35% 12%
Hispanic 10% 10%
Multiracial 7% 4%
Asian 2% 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 0% 5%
Special education 7% 14%
Female 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
N/A 49% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 57% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
8
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
12
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Drama club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

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
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Redhawks
School colors Red, Black

Awards

Academic award National Blue Ribbon Award
Year received 2014

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.myips.org/Page/32199
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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