Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:45 AM
School leader Scottie Collier
District Jefferson County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Latin
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 72% 81%
Black 17% 11%
Hispanic 5% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Two or more races 2% 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%
N/A 52% 52%
Male 52% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 30% 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
7
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Noe Middle School
  Meyzeek Middle School
  Westport Middle School

Awards

Community service award PTA School of Excellence
Academic award Distinguished and Progressing School
Year received 2014
Academic award Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner PTA
  St. Matthews Baptist Church
  Everyone Reads

Enrollment

Learn more Www.jefferson.kyschools.us
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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