Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:20 PM
School leader Timothy Rusnak
District Orleans Parish School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

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: Orchestra
5
Languages
including: Japanese
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
Japanese

Support

2
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Gym

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 41% 47%
Black 30% 45%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 22% 1%
Hispanic 4% 4%
Two or more races 3% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 59% 49%
Male 41% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 30% 67%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
10
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Rugby
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Awards

Academic award #1 School in the State of Louisiana
Year received 2008
Academic award #16th Best School in the Nation - US News & World Report
Year received 2008
Academic award #35 Best School - Newsweek
Year received 2008

Teachers

3
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Nurse
School counselor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Paid public transportation

Sources

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