Programs

Basic school information

Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Design
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Access to farm or natural area
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 79% 81%
Two or more races 15% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 1%
Black 1% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Enrichment Classes
Girls sports (misc.) Enrichment Classes
Clubs (misc.) Roots & Shoots
  Green Team
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 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
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

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Gardening teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Parents may carpool.
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $15000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012