Details overview

Hours 9:05 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Susan French
District Jefferson County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Performing arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Individually guided instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Gifted / High performing
Direct instruction
Standards-based
Teacher-run

Classes

0
Visual Arts
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Vocal lessons / coaching
Orchestra
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Kitchen
Library
Internet access
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Art room
Auditorium
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Developmental delay
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
Multiple disabilities
Cognitive disability
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
Black 58% 11%
White 21% 81%
Hispanic 16% 4%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 63% 48%
N/A 37% 52%
Male 37% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
3
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
7
Clubs
including: Technology club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Tennis
Boys sports Tennis
Cheerleading
Basketball
Clubs Yoga club
Science club
Technology club
Girl Scouts
Drama club
Boy Scouts
Arts and crafts
Clubs (misc.) Arts Enrichment Club
  Lego Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Tutor
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Students typically continue on to these schools Western Middle School for the Arts

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Speech therapist(s)
Special education coordinator
Security personnel
School counselor
Reading specialist
Music teacher
Math specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Dance teacher
Computer specialist
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Accessible via public transportation
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Buses / vans provided for students
Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Stage One Family Theatre
Partner website Http://www.stageone.org/
Partner Fund for the Arts
Partner website Http://fundforthearts.com/
Partner Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
Partner website Http://www.kentuckycenter.org/
Partner Louisville Ballet
Partner website Http://louisvilleballet.org/
Partner Main Street Association
Partner website Http://www.mainstreetassociation.com/mem_home.html

Enrollment

Learn more Http://lincoln.jefferson.kyschools.us/site_res_view_folder.aspx?id=b2344111-7426-46a4-85b9-1f820c985
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 500
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 115
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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