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Hours 9:00 AM - 3:40 PM
School leader Dolores Cardon
District Jefferson Parish School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Honors track
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

9
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Playground
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Library
Learning lab
Internet access
Computer lab
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 55% 45%
White 29% 47%
Hispanic 9% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 1%
Two or more races 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 67%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
1
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
2
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Tennis
Boys sports Tennis
Clubs Dance club
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Ruppel Academy for Advanced Studies
  Gretna Middle School

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Speech and language therapist
Special education coordinator
School social worker / counselor
PE instructor
Math specialist
Librarian / media specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Computer specialist
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Girl Scouts of Louisiana East

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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