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Hours 8:10 AM - 5:00 PM
School leader Benjamin Marcovitz
District Rsd-New Orleans Charter Science & Math Academy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Honors track
Internships
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered No

Support

7
Facilities
including: Science lab
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Cafeteria
College / career center
Library
Science lab
Sports Fields
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 94% 45%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Hispanic 1% 4%
White 0% 47%
Two or more races 0% 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 92% 67%
Female 58% 49%
Male 42% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
10
Clubs
including: Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Volleyball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Track
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language French, Japanese
Extended care / Extended programs After

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
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools KIPP schools
  REnew schools
  FirstLine schools

Teachers

2
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Nurse
School social worker / counselor

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Urban League
Partner website Www.urbanleagueneworleans.org
Partner ReThink
Partner website Www.therethinkers.com
Partner Tulane University
Partner website Www.tulane.edu
Partner Communities in Schools
Partner website Www.communitiesinschools.org
Partner Children's Bureau
Partner website Www.childrens-bureau.com

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 350
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 150
For the year 2011-2012

Sources

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