Details overview

Hours 7:40am - 2:20am
School leader Larry A. Wooldridge
District Jefferson County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
Gifted / High performing
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Photography
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: German
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Ceramics
World languages taught French
German
Latin
Spanish

Support

3
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Gym
Swimming pool
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Deafness
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Developmental delay
Orthopedic impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 68% 81%
Black 17% 11%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 12% 1%
Hispanic 3% 4%
Two or more races 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 59% 48%
Male 41% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 17% 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Softball
11
Boys Sports
including: Football
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Football
Wrestling

Culture

Parent involvement Award winning PTSA
Students typically continue on to these schools University of Louisville
  University of Kentucky

Awards

Academic award Siemens Science Award(KY Top AP Student)
Year received 2009
Academic award US News World Report Silver Medal & CSPAN Award
Year received 2008
Academic award Intel Talent Search
Year received 2009

Teachers

1
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff School counselor
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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