Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Mr. Tommy Reddicks
District Paramount School Of Excellence Inc
Transportation options None

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 Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Speech and occupational
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
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
Black 48% 12%
White 35% 72%
Multiracial 9% 4%
Hispanic 8% 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 3% 5%
Special education 13% 14%
Female 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
N/A 49% 49%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 46%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
5
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
4
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Robotics club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Green Team
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:15 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural 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 Turbines
School colors Orange, blue, green
Students typically continue on to these schools Herron High School
  Providence Cristo Rey

Awards

Academic award Designated an "A" School by the DOE
Year received 2014

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.paramountindy.org
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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