Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
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 Drama
Creative writing
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Cafeteria
Library
Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Counseling
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
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 46% 42%
Black 41% 35%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 6%
Hispanic 3% 12%
Two or more races 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
N/A 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 30% 42%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Softball
5
Boys Sports
including: Wrestling
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Track
Wrestling
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Paid public transportation
Accessible via public transportation

Sources

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