Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 46% 10%
White 25% 72%
Black 21% 12%
Multiracial 7% 4%
Asian 1% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 32% 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 46%
Special education 13% 14%
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Source: See notes

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Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) International Studies
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No


Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Hearing impairments
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairments
Significant developmental delay
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab


Clubs (misc.) Sunnyside Ambassadors
  Running Club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs (misc.) Folk Dance Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:00 AM


Community service award Project Redirect
Year received 2011
Community service award Think Energy
Year received 2012
Community service award One Drop at a Time Water Project
Year received 2012
Academic award Hispanic Society of Friendship
  Spanish Honors Society


Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School colors Blue and White
Students typically continue on to these schools Fall Creek Valley Middle School
  Belzer Middle School


Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish


Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Chinese Education Connection
Partner website Http://
Partner Community Health Network
Partner website
Partner The United Way of Central Indiana
Partner website
Partner National Council for Educating Black Children
Partner website Http://


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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling


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