Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:35 PM
School leader Mike Fisher
District Waterloo Community School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
7
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts None
Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts None
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) English Language Learners

Support

16
Facilities
including: Access to farm or natural area
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Specific learning disabilities
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 74% 81%
Black 12% 5%
Hispanic 5% 9%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 48%
Male 52% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 48% 39%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
5
Boys Sports
including: Track
4
Clubs
including: Recycling club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Football
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Student Leadership
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Kingsley Elementary / Kittrell Elementary
  Orange Elementary
  Lou Henry Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools West High School

Teachers

23
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff None
Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Serbo-Croatian

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Partners in Ed
  Leader Valley

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012