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School leader Margaret Thornton M. Ed.
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Special Education
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Learning disabilities
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Therapeutic
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

14
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 94% 81%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Hispanic 2% 4%
Black 2% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
4
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Swimming
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Swimming
Track
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Drama club
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Trinity High School
  Sacred Heart Academy
  Public Schools

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Kosair Charities
  WHAS Crusade for Children
  Middletown Christian Church

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.summit-academy.org/html/admissions.html
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $14000
Tuition range (high) $15000
For the year 2011-2012
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012