Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Daniel J. Paradis
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Jazz band
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
World languages taught (misc.) Spanish

Support

18
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 80% 42%
Two or more races 8% 4%
Black 7% 35%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 6%
Hispanic 1% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
18
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Field hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Tennis
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Lacrosse
Soccer
Squash
Tennis
Clubs Amnesty International
Art club
Cooking club
Community service
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Habitat for Humanity
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
Robotics club
SADD
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.parkschool.net/admission
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012